Google Play Music app adds genre radio stations

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The official Google Play Music application for Android has received a small, but noteworthy update this week. As the headline tells you, the 5.2.1204L build includes All Access Genre Radio. Indeed, it’s one more reason to love the all-you-can-eat service and really adds a new layer of ...

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Google+ 4.1.1 update brings Auto Awesome notifications

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A new update rolling out to Google+ for Android, iOS, and desktops adds a fun, key feature to the new release. Available in the 4.1.1.update is the implementation of Auto Awesome notifications. Now you’ll know whenever it is that Google puts together something awesome with your existing ...

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Google Keep updated to include reminders and Google Now integration

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Google announced on Wednesday that a moderate update has arrived for Google Keep, adding in a number of noteworthy enhancements. Details include the ability to set reminders for certain times or locations as well as the ability to snooze or adjust them in the notification bar. For example, Keep ...

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Green Throttle review: A new Android player has joined the game

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If there’s one trend that seems to be emerging in the Android landscape as we enter the second half of 2013 it’s that the platform is finding a new home in mobile gaming. Not with any particular titles or developers specifically, but in consoles and game controllers. While ...

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Get This Look: Google Grid

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Usain Bolt is now a playable character in Temple Run 2

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Yes, the headline is correct. You can now play as the world’s fastest runner, Usain Bolt, in Imangi Studios’ game Temple Run 2. As you would expect, Bolt is lightning fast and even has unique abilities which let him boost head at “record-breaking” speeds and activate the ...

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Google finally releases official AdSense app for Android

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Google has finally gotten around to releasing an official app for AdSense, having just dropped it into the Google Play Store. Details, as you might expect, include “key earnings information, top custom and URL channels, ad units and sites reports, payment alerts”. Of course this is ...

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Google Chromecast, a $35 device to stream media, web to any HDTV

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Put on your suit and tie, folks, and get ready to meet Chromecast. Google just announced the new device, and what it does is simple, yet so very important to how we watch media. So, what is ChromeCast? Simply put, Chromecast is a tiny dongle that plugs into your HDTV to stream your media from ...

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SONOS update lets users stream music store on Android devices

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Listen up Sonos lovers, there’s a great new update out there that’s gonna change things up quite nicely. Available now, the 4.1.1 release gives users the ability to stream music that is loaded on your Android smartphone or tablet. Indeed, all of those podcasts and songs you have ...

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Offers app and new Google Maps app for Android make it even easier to save on purchases

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Google seems to be making it easier than ever to save money. Today on their commerce blog, they mentioned that they have expanded the way users can discover offers to include browsing the web with a Google device, using their popular Offers app, or even through Google Maps. No more clipping ...

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Updated Google Maps comes to Android phones and tablets

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New and improved features come to the app; older features are moved to Google+.

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WSJ: Google working on Android-based game console

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Google is in the process of developing an Android-based gaming console, reports the Wall Street Journal. Presumably tied to the Google Play Games announced at Google I/O, the console is said to be one of multiple pieces of hardware slated for Google’s roadmap. The others? An Android-based ...

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Google Now adds TV cards and Google Offers [Google Search]

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A newly updated version of the Google Search app for Android sees the introduction of two new Google Now cards. Those of you with Jelly Bean versions of Android will be able to take advantage of features such as TV Cards and Google Offers. TV Cards: If you have an internet-connected TV, Google ...

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RadioShack offering $100 Google Play credit with purchase of HTC One

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Limited time promotion runs through the end of June.

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Printing from an Android device is a breeze with new Google Cloud Print app

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Until today, printing from an Android device proved to be a chore. Sure, some printer companies have their own apps to print to specific models, but it’s not a simple process. That changes with the release of Google’s official Cloud Print app for Android. You are using Cloud Print, ...

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