Tag Archive: Play


Google suspends Indian ‘Remove China Apps’ from the Play Store

The app was found to violate the Play Store’s Deceptive Behavior Policy.

What you need to know Remove China Apps, which was the top trending app in India recently, has been removed from the Play Store. Since late May, the app was downloaded over 5 million times in the country. The app allowed users to delete all apps developed by Chinese companies from their phones.

An app called Remove China Apps went viral in India last month,  [Read More…]

Check out today’s State of Play for The Last of Us Part II

This dark tale is almost here and there’s new gameplay to check out.

What you need to know Today, Naughty Dog and PlayStation held a new State of Play event showing off The Last of Us Part II. This showcase presented about 20 minutes of gameplay. The Last of Us Part II is set to arrive on June 19, 2020.

As promised earlier this week, PlayStation and Naughty Dog held a State of Play focused entirely on  [Read More…]

PlayStation’s Days of Play begins June 3 with discounts on games and more

Days of Play is back in 2020 with even more deals on software and hardware.

What you need to know Days of Play is back with deals on games and hardware. It begins June 3 and lasts through June 17. PlayStation has not yet revealed a limited edition Days of Play PS4 like years prior.

Continuing the tradition, PlayStation’s Days of Play is back for the fourth straight year. Sony announced that the annual sale will take  [Read More…]

Podcast Addict suspended from Play Store due to new COVID-19 policy

Podcasts about COVID-19 exist, therefore Podcast Addict is a Covid-19 app.

What you need to know Podcast Addict pulled from the Google Play Store as a result of new COVID-19 rules. Google currently bans apps from “referencing COVID-19” unless they are endorsed by public health agencies. Some podcasts which can be accessed on the app do reference the virus and associated disease, triggering the ban.

The Play Store’s policies currently warn “any apps referencing COVID-19, or related  [Read More…]

It’s the beginning of the end for Google Play Music

Google Play Music is set to shut down by the end of the year.

What you need to know There’s now a transfer tool to bring your Google Play Music library to YouTube Music. Google is no longer letting new customers sign up for Play Music Unlimited. Play Music will be completely shut down at some point in 2020.

Google’s current offering for music streaming is a bit messy, and it’s been that way for a while.  [Read More…]

You’ll finally be able to play Pistol Whip on PSVR this Summer

Getting your legs worked out like never before, and with brand new content to boot.

What you need to know Pistol Whip debuts on PSVR in Summer 2020. The PSVR version of Pistol Whip will include all the updates and new levels that have been added since the original November 2019 launch of the game. Cloudhead Games is teasing a slew of additional content updates after the PSVR version launches.

Pistol Whip is finally shooting its way  [Read More…]

Nubia Play is a sub-$350 gaming phone with a 144Hz display, 5100mAh battery

Nubia’s second gaming phone to feature a 144Hz display.

What you need to know Nubia has launched a new gaming-focused mid-ranger with a 144Hz AMOLED display. The Nubia Play is powered by a Snapdragon 765G chipset and packs a large 5,100mAh battery with 30W fast charging. It will be going on sale in China from April 24 for a starting price of 2,399 yuan ($ 340).

ZTE launched the world’s first smartphone with a 144Hz display last  [Read More…]

Fortnite is now available on the Google Play Store

Available now!

What you need to know Epic Games announced it was putting Fortnite on the Google Play Store. The game had previously been available as a direct download through Epic. In a statement, Epic said that “disadvantages” Google places on outside apps has forced the change.

When Fortnite originally released for mobile devices, the game was not made available for the Google Play Store. However, Epic announced today that Fortnite would be put on the Google  [Read More…]

Play all the games on PlayStation Now at 25% off for an entire year

It wasn’t too long ago that Sony dropped the annual subscription price of PlayStation Now down from $ 100 to $ 60, and now thanks to a 25% discount that’s available through April 29, you can score the lowest price ever offered on the service. At its discounted price of $ 44.99, you’ll be paying just $ 3.75 per month for access to play all of the games available on the service. Many of the PS4 and PS3 games on  [Read More…]

Google cracks down on Play Store subscription scams with new policies

Google will force developers to be more transparent with potential subscribers.

What you need to know Google is rolling out a change to how subscriptions operate in the Play Store. Its new policies now encourage developers to give users as much information and control as possible before they commit to subscriptions. The new policies go into effect from today for new developers, while veterans have 60 days to implement the necessary changes.

Google is making changes to  [Read More…]