Tag Archive: Play


Google Play Newsstand updated with new navigation tabs, combined ‘My Library’ section

Content sections now separated into individual tabs for easier reading

Our third Google app update of the day is Google Play Newsstand, and again we’re looking at light changes with a few new features that’ll grab the interest of those who regularly use the app. Content discovery is a big deal for an app like this, and the most notable interface change is a new set of tabs in the “Read now” section with quick access  [Read More…]

Xbox One SmartGlass Beta app available in Google Play

Keep up on the latest developments in this Xbox second-screen app

If you want that second-screen experience between your Xbox One and your Android phone, but also want to ride that bleeding edge known as beta, Microsoft has you covered.

They’s released a beta version of their Xbox One SmartGlass app into Google Play, allowing users a way to preview new features and provide feedback to the folks writing the code. We do have to wonder  [Read More…]

See all of your ratings and +1s in Google Play on the web

A new menu item is showing up for some users in the Play Store on the web, giving you a look at all of your +1 and comment activity in the store. This reflects a change that was added to the Play Store on Android back in December, letting you have a broad look at all of your Play Store engagement in one place.

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Select Nexus 7, Nexus 5 and Chromebook 11 cases are on sale in Google Play

Google has a slick 25-percent off sale on some Nexus (and a Chromebook) cases going on right now at Google Play.

We saw these go on sale back in January, but if you missed your chance to pick one up you have a second chance.

    

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Android camera app reportedly getting portrait and effects improvements through Play Store

To be updated independently of Android, gaining custom filter support

The Android camera app will soon be split off into the Google Play Store and is looking to get an update with a refreshed UI and new effects. Manufacturers have put a lot of effort into expanding the capabilities of their camera apps in recent years — just see the Duo Camera and its crazy effects in the HTC One M8 — and Google understandably wants  [Read More…]

Google Play gift cards expand to Mexico

If you happen to be needing to buy Google Play gift cards while out and about in Mexico, you now can. Available in quantities of 200, 300, and 400 pesos (that’s US$ 15.33-US$ 30.64), they’re due to be sold at the physical retail locations of OXXO, Sólo Sanborns, Liverpool, Blockbuster (which is still apparently a thing in Mexico), Office Depot, Chedraui, and OfficeMax.

Fuente: Google Play

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Cut the Rope 2 hits Google Play

Nom nom nom! ZeptoLab’s Cut the Rope 2 has made it’s way into Google Play. Just like the original, your goal is to feed delicious candy to Om Nom, and collect as many stars along the way as you can.It’s hours of fun, and absolutely free to play — sort of.

    

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Gameloft releases Captain America: TWS to the Play Store, free-to-play for first 2 levels

Gameloft is releasing another hit game title today, leveraging recent popularity with Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The game is a comic-styled third-person shooter, letting you play as Captain America supported by a powerful S.H.I.E.L.D. Strike Team moving through a full campaign of protecting the world. You’ll have full choice of your tactics, growing your Strike Team over time and making use of Captain America’s skills, including the indestructible shield and Avenger support.

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Turn-based Star Wars: Assault Team now available in Google Play

More Star Wars games are coming to mobile devices lately, and the most recent release is a turn-based game called Star Wars: Assault Team. The game is a card battle style layout, where each player will assemble a team and fight enemies, all set with the characters and scenes you know from the movie series. You’ll move through a variety of missions, using each character’s abilities to move through the  [Read More…]

Experimental Google Play Music Chrome app brings drag and drop uploading and mini player

There’s a new entry in the Google Labs section of Google Play Music, and enabling it brings a whole new way to upload — and listen to — your own music. Read on to see a little more about it, and instructions for enabling it on your computer.

    

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