How to fix Google Play Store errors

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Error codes are brilliant – they stop you from doing what you want whilst providing the least amount of information possible by just giving you a code or a number. To stop you throwing your device against the wall in frustration, here’s how to fix the most possible error codes found ...

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How to install apps that are not in the Google Play Store [Android 201]

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So you stumbled across an application that you can’t find in the Play Store? Don’t worry… we’ll help you install it. This is actually a pretty common way of publishing your Android app. Sometimes Google doesn’t want the app in their store, or sometimes there are ...

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Material Design Google Play Store now shows albums included in All Access

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Google’s All Access music subscription is great, but it’s not without its rough corners. Often when browsing music, you’ll see an album that you’d like but there would be no indication as to if it was available from Google Play Music All Access. Following the Material ...

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Download and install Google Play Store 4.9.13 aka Material Design update [APK]

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It was just a matter of time before we’d see Google releasing the update of the Google Play Store which brought it in-line with the Material Design of Android L. We’ve seen it leak recently and the rollout started today. Google+ received the Material Design overhaul first and is now ...

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How To: Update the Google Play Store on your Android without an APK

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It’s usually best to be on the latest version of the Google Play store app on your Android device since from time to time Google releases bug fixes, updates the UI and packs in even more new features. Most people either wait until the newest version hits their device or downloads an APK ...

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Download Raccoon v2.3 – A Google Play Store desktop client

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Is your device not officially supported on the Google Play Store, or perhaps you no longer have the Google Play Store on your device after flashing a custom ROM? Or, maybe you just want to get back to an older version of an app because an update has introduced some bugs? This might just be... ...

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Download and Install Android L’s Google Play Services version 5.0 and Google Play Store Velvet [APK]

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With the new version of Android L receiving a developer preview, it has enabled the community to un-pack the contents and extract various components from the new Android update. Having already been treated to the entire library of Android L wallpapers to download, you can now also download and ...

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Cyanogen Theme Showcase launches on the Google Play Store

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If you like to theme your device then the new Cyanogen Theme Showcase app may be of interest to you as it’s now launched in the Google Play Store. The app acts as a portal to access Cyanogemod themes on Google Play to the theme switcher included in the CM ROM. Developers are being ...

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Download and install latest Google Play Store 4.8.20 APK

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The Google Play Store is your gateway to the entire repository of applications that run on your Android phone and has been updated to version 4.8.20. Here’s what the update includes and how to get the APK to download the latest version of Google Play Store. Included in the 4.8.20 update ...

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Nest now available from Google Play Store

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Google today added a new device to the Google Play Store, introducing its Nest Learning Thermostat. Priced at $249.99, the device ships within 1-2 business days. To help celebrate Earth Day, Google will plant a tree for every Nest Thermostat sold today (April 22) on Google Play. To learn more ...

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How to install the Google Play Store on the Kindle Fire [Android 201]

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The Kindle Fire is a great little tablet, at a fantastic price point and is perfect for those hooked into the Amazon ecosystem. The Kindle range runs Android, albeit a very customised Android to a point where it is almost unrecognisable. As part of this customisation and integration into the ...

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Red Nexus 5 officially in the Google Play Store

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There have been more than enough rumors regarding the release of the Nexus 5 in bright red. Well, it’s officially official, beginning today in the Google Play Store. There isn’t much more to say here. Just that there is a bright red color option for the Nexus 5. It’s the same ...

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Moto G Google Play Edition now offered in Google Play Store

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Take a trip to the Google Play Store this afternoon and you’ll find yet another smartphone listed under the Google Play Edition devices. Indeed, Motorola’s Moto G is the latest device to get the Pure Google treatment. Priced at $179, the unlocked handset works on either AT&T or ...

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Cover exits closed beta for Google Play Store

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In the last year, there have been many launcher and lockscreen replacements for Android popping up and one of the most recent and popular is Cover. Cover, which for the last few months has an invite-only beta, is now out of closed beta and available for free in the Play Store. It’s an ...

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Gameloft’s GT Racing 2 speeds into Google Play Store

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Ready, set, get to downloading! OK, that was a bit cheesy, but really, head on over to the Play Store and grab GT Racing 2. The racing game from Gameloft hit the Google Play Store yesterday and is available for free. It boasts a total of 67 cars, which can compete on 12 different tracks.... Read More