Tag Archive: Play

Google now highlights kid-friendly apps in the Play Store

You’ll be able to find more kid-friendly content on the Play Store.

What you need to know Google will begin highlighting kid-friendly apps and games in a new Kids section in the play store. Apps and games present in that tab will have been reviewed and approved by teachers and educators around the U.S. The new section will begin rolling out in the U.S. over the next few days.

As more and more students now learn from  [Read More…]

You can now play as Echo in Overwatch

Take to the field with hero #32 in Overwatch.

What you need to know Echo is a new hero available in Overwatch. As of today, Echo is playable on all platforms. Her abilities allow her to duplicate an enemy power to adapt on the field.

While the new Overwatch hero Echo has been teased for quite some time, she’s finally here! Echo is now playable in Overwatch on all platforms. Her abilities allow her to use a  [Read More…]

Google to push COVID-19 tracking updates to Android phones via Google Play

The contact tracing tool is being developed jointly by Google and Apple.

What you need to know Google has announced that it will be using Google Play Services to push the COVID-19 tracking system to Android phones. The updates will be rolled out to all Android phones running Android 6.0 Marshmallow and above. The first phase of Google and Apple’s Bluetooth contact tracking framework is due next month.

Google joined hands with Apple last week to help  [Read More…]

Play music anywhere with the JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth speaker down to $90

The JBL Flip 5 portable Bluetooth speaker is down to $ 89.99 in a variety of colors at Best Buy. This is actually a manufacturer’s discount, so you can find it going for this price at several retailers. Check out Walmart and Target among others for more ways to grab this speaker at its discounted price. The Flip 5 normally sells for around $ 120 or more, and today’s deal matches the lowest we have ever seen.

The JBL  [Read More…]

Watch celebrities play Who Wants To Be A Millionaire for charity live

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire has captivated American audiences since the show first premiered back in 1999 and to commemorate its 20th anniversary, ABC has decided to bring the show back for “a special run” of episodes featuring celebrity contestants. Keep reading and we’ll show you how to watch Who Wants To Be A Millionaire online from anywhere in the world.

In addition to having celebrities as guests, the rebooted version of the show will now have Jimmy Kimmel  [Read More…]

YouTube Music gets new library design inspired by Play Music

The Artists list is now automatically populated based on the songs in your library.

What you need to know Google is pushing out an update to the YouTube Music library. It now works a bit more like Google Play Music used to. Songs you add to your library will now have their artists automatically added to the Artists list.

While a valiant effort by Google to take on the likes of Spotify, YouTube Music clearly needs a  [Read More…]

How to play Half-Life: Alyx on the Oculus Quest

Whether you want to play it with Oculus Link or wirelessly, we’ve got you covered.

Half-Life: Alyx is Valve’s first flagship VR title, and it’s the first new Half-Life game in well over a decade. Valve has, once again, lived up to its pedigree as one of the world’s foremost video game developers and created a must-have title but, as of this moment, it’s only available on a PC running Steam. But Oculus Quest owners can rest  [Read More…]

Play games and have fun while social distancing with Quarantined Kittens

The lesser-known casualty of the current self-isolation policy is the loss of the ability to gather together and play games while yelling at each other across the table. In some ways, this should be a bigger deal because as humans we thrive in a community. We need to play together and grow together. Lucky for humanity, the people who make games are looking out for us. The makers of Exploding Kittens, a card game that keeps trying to kill you  [Read More…]

Ghost Recon Breakpoint ‘Friend Pass’ lets friends play the game for free

Jump in with friends.

What you need to know Ghost Recon Breakpoint is a third-person military shooter from Ubisoft. It didn’t garner stellar reviews at launch, mostly due to its copious microtransactions. The game just got a “Friend Pass” and six-hour trial. You can purchase Ghost Recon Breakpoint for $ 28 on Amazon.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint is a third-person military shooter that places a giant bullseye on your back. You’re being hunted and it’s up to you  [Read More…]

Cut back on expenses by cancelling those unused Google Play subscriptions

The Google Play store offers millions of amazing apps, books, games, and videos, and we have probably downloaded at least half of them here at Android Central! Many of us have subscriptions that are run through Google Play, and like you, we’re looking to cut back on some personal spending during these tough economic times. I’ll show you how easy Google makes it to cancel a subscription through the Google Play app and website, so you can save  [Read More…]