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Google Play blows past 25 billion app downloads

The Google Play Store has now seen 25 billion (with a ‘B’) installs of its Android-based apps and games, according to the official Android blog.  And it’s not just a

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Roku announces ‘Play on Roku’ update for streaming photos and music

Roku has a new version of its Android app available in the Google Play Store that allows for streaming of music and photos from your handset.  The feature is called

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Google+ is now 1/9th size of Facebook

Google’s senior vice president of engineering, Vic Gundotra, today announced that Google+ has grown to more than 100 million active monthly users.  At around 1/9th the size of Facebook, it has

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Google Wallet: Prepaid cards discontinued

Google Wallet users are now getting a warning to spend their Google Prepaid Card balance before October 17th at which point Google will be removing all prepaid cards from the

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Google Now update adds settings for movies, sports, emergency alerts

Those of you with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean or a sideloaded version of Google Now will find that there’s a new update awaiting you in the Google Play Store.  With

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More Galaxy Stellar details slip out, Samsung choosing Amazon over Google Play?

For such a mid-range device, information about the Galaxy Stellar has been more abundant than usual. First we saw it in some leaked images, with the name “Jasper,” and then

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Is Google’s new app policy just a bunch of lip service?

Remember early this month when Google advised they would be taking a more proactive approach to removing shoddy or spammy apps?  Designed to keep the the Google Play Store a

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Target, GameStop, RadioShack officially getting Google Play gift cards

The first retail outlets to receive Google Play Store gift cards are expected to be Target, GameStop, and RadioShack, according to Google. No longer a rumor, the pre-paid card option

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Public transit schedules for Google Maps reaches one million

Since 2005, Google Maps has been collaborating with transit authorities to make our lives a whole lot easier. Today Google has well over 500 cities worldwide with transit stops marked. Google understands that

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Google Play gift cards look ready for retail

Google Play gift cards may be hitting stores near you in the short term.

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RealPlayer sheds beta tag, arrives in Google Play

After sitting in beta for a few years, RealPlayer comes to Android.

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ASUS official accessory line-up for the Google Nexus 7 leaked

Google Nexus 7 is the latest bomb dropped by Google at the Android tablet market, and the explosion actually affected a lot of people, that’s why it ran out of

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Rovio launches Amazing Alex, available at Google Play for $0.99

Rovio is famous for creating one of the most amazing games of all time, Angry Birds. For the last 3 years, they have been launching several updated versions of it,

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Galaxy Nexus returns to Play Store with extended shipping time

The Android world was all a’buzz with the Galaxy Nexus last week, due to the fact that a sales ban was put in place. Google and Samsung immediately began working

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Google says Galaxy Nexus shipping should continue next week after Samsung-Apple suit caused sales ban

Yesterday, we told you about The Galaxy Nexus and how Google / Samsung were working together to circumvent the ban that was won in a court case with Apple. Now, Google