Tag Archive: Play


Google Play Store now penalizes poorly performing apps in rankings

Google wants to make it easier for people to find high-quality apps and games in its Play Store. The Play Store is home to a huge collection of apps, with thousands of them being added daily, although not all of them abide by Google’s rigorous standards. To keep these bad apps off the grid, the […]

Google Play Store now downgrades low-performance apps

Google wants to make it easier for people to find high-quality apps and games in its Play Store. The Play Store is home to a huge collection of apps, with thousands of them being added daily, although not all of them abide by Google’s rigorous standards. To keep these bad apps off the grid, the […]

Google Play has changed its ranking algorithms to surface high-performance apps

There’s more to an app than just its features and price.

How stable an app is, how well it performs, and its consistency are just as important to the app experience as anything else — and Google knows it. That’s why it has announced today that Google Play has changed its ranking algorithms to surface apps that exhibit the best performance, lowest number of crashes, and the highest stability, rather than just the most installs or highest ratings.

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Play your way to success with Pokémon Go on Android!

Prepare to raid!

Pokemon Go introduced raids just over a month ago, and it’s become clear that Android users are going to run into some issues. From lag to needing to restart to the ever-dreaded battery issues, there are problems that you should be aware of. That doesn’t mean that it’s time to jump ship, though, because there are plenty of ways to help yourself out.

Equipment matters

When it comes to raiding in Pokemon  [Read More…]

Google is giving a $1 Play Store credit to some users

Google Play is giving out money.

Google Play has an offer for some select users right now that gives them $ 1 of Play Store credit to use on apps or paid content before the end of September. Not everyone’s getting the lucky offer, but hey, shouldn’t you head to Google Play and check?

Google giving away promotions to only some users is nothing new. A few months back, select users got half off a movie  [Read More…]

Unlocked Moto Z2 Play with 64GB storage is up for pre-order with free Mod

So far if you wanted to go get the Moto Z2 Play you had only one option – to grab it from Verizon with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Well as of this week Motorola is finally accepting pre-orders for the unlocked Moto Z2 Play version. This model will work with all […]

You can now order an unlocked Moto Z2 Play

The unlocked Moto Z2 Play is coming soon.

After nearly two months as a Verizon exclusive, the Moto Z2 Play is soon going to be available unlocked directly from Motorola for $ 499.

The version you’ll soon be able to buy is $ 91 more expensive than the aforementioned Verizon variant, but it lacks bloatware and is compatible with all four major U.S. carriers — AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and, yes, Verizon — making it much more versatile. It also  [Read More…]

You can now play The Elder Scrolls: Legends on your phone

The Elder Scrolls: Legends made its debut on the PC back in March, and the strategy card game is now available on Android with the Heroes of Skyrim expansion in tow. The free-to-play title features cards based on characters from the Elder Scrolls franchise, and you’ll be able to play against online opponents or with an AI.

Here’s a look at what’s on offer with the game:

PLAY ON YOUR OWN: Story mode provides hours of solo gameplay  [Read More…]

YouTube and Google Play Music merger confirmed by company official

Present at the New Music Seminar in New York, YouTube’s global head of music, Lyor Cohen confirmed the ad-free YouTube Red and Google Play Music will merge into a new subscription service. Cohen explained the two services need to be integrated with each other in order to educate customers and attract new subscribers. Currently, Google’s […]

Moto Z2 Force vs Moto Z2 Play (Smartphone Showdown)

In 2017 Motorola has chosen not to launch a standard Moto Z2. Instead, customers are given the choice between the middle-range Moto Z2 Play and the more powerful Moto Z2 Force. So which should you purchase? The Moto Z2 Play with its bigger battery or the faster Moto Z2 Force? Read below to get an […]