Barnes & Noble add Google Play Store to Nook HD tablets

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Barnes & Noble announced on Friday that the Nook HD and Nook HD+ will now feature the Google Play Store. Yes, the eReader that became a quasi-Android tablet has become a full-fledged Android tablet. The Google Play Store will be available immediately for download from bn.com and will be ...

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Swype officially released in Google Play Store

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Swype, one of our favorite Android keyboard clients, is now available in the Google Play Store. Previously only offered as a beta program or as part of a pre-installed experience, Swype is listed at $.99 for now. There is no indication as to when the price will rise nor what it will be so ...

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How To Install Google Play Store v4.0

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There is a newer version of this article, and the Google Play Store, which you can find by clicking here. It’s been quite a while since we have seen a visual upgrade to one of Android’s most integral applications, the Google Play Store. While the current version follows the Android ...

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Google intros new look for Google Play Store

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  Google today introduced a new look for the Google Play Store for Android devices running 2.2 Froyo or later. The premise behind the new design is to make things quicker and easier to download and experience.  Rolling out in stages starting from today, the app focuses on bigger images, ...

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Google reportedly prunes 60,000 apps from Google Play Store

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Google has removed nearly 60,000 applications from the Google Play Store, according to various reports. It is unclear as to what the cause was for the mass removal; however, we’re happy to see Google cleaning things up. While Google doesn’t stand in the way of any developers listing ...

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Nexus 4 Wireless Charger now available at Google Play Store

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The Nexus 4 has been around for a few months now, and it is easily the best Pure Google experience device to date. And, as some know, one of the cooler and more practical features is the wireless charging capability. This week Google helped make the experience even better by officially ...

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Nexus 4, Nexus 10 arrive in Google Play store

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In case you forgot, or didn’t know in the first place, the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 arrived today. The new smartphone and tablet joined the Nexus 7 as devices available for purchase in the Google Play store.  If you’ve been waiting to get your hands on the latest smartphone from LG or ...

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Rovio’s Bad Piggies arrives in Google Play store

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Rovio’s next big hit, Bad Piggies, has come to Android and other operating systems. Available immediately in Google Play store, the game comes in standard and HD versions, both of which are free. Rovio touts the game as the “ultimate flying, crawling, rolling, spinning, and ...

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Delta updates go live in Google Play Store

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What’s the point in downloading a new version of that big 20MB application if the only thing that is different is the addition of new language support?  Why bother wasting the bandwidth and eating away at the limited data plan that you’ve got? Delta updates, which were announced ...

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A quick look at the first two CyanogenMod v9 themes available in the Google Play Store

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As many of you may be aware, the Theme Engine has made it’s way back into the CM9. The theme engine is one of the best features of CyanogenMod in my opinion, as it allows for quick and easy theme changes. With over 300+ themes available for CM7, we’re all looking forward to this ...

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Instagram v1.0 now live on the Google Play Store

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Here’s a quick note to let you all know that Instagram is now available on the Google Play Store for free with a minimum requirement running Android 2.2 (Froyo). Quite popular on that “other” OS, it’s nice to see this latest addition come to Android. I have to say, the ...

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Temple Run debuts in Google Play Store

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Wildly popular for iOS (45 million downloads!), the game should do quite well for Android

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Officially licensed Phase 10 arrives in Google Play Store

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The world's second most popular card game makes its way to Android with this official version.

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EA Sports drops FIFA 12, NBA Jam into Google Play Store

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Basketball and football (soccer) fans brace yourself, EA Sports has hit us with a 1-2 punch this week, releasing FIFA 12 and NBA Jam in the Google Play Store.  While some of you may be too young to remember sitting around a Super Nintendo to play the basketball game, we ...

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Official Regal Cinemas app lands in Google Play Store

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Regal Entertainment Group today announced that they’ve released an official Android mobile application onto Google Play.  This may not be new to some of you as we noticed it has been around since February 23rd.  Nevertheless Regal felt it was newsworthy, and so do we. Available as a free ...

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