Magzter offering FREE 4500+ publications just for November

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We all know you are on the lookout for the free stuff. Especially the stuff that matters to you. So, here I am again with some good news about another premium freebie that is available for a limited time frame. Magzter, the largest and fastest-growing digital magazine store and newsstand in the ...

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Google Play celebrating its second birthday with special deals, but you might not be able to see them yet

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According to a tipster on Reddit from Australia, Google Play is celebrating its second birthday and is offering many apps and other content for either free or at a discount. I’m based in the U.S. and couldn’t see the deals yet by going to the link below, but when I used the ...

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Google Play offering deals on apps, music, books, and movies for the holidays

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In light of the holidays, Google Play is offering up some pretty nice deals on apps, games, music, books, and movies. Many of the deals are dropped down to free, while a select few have pretty major discounts. Some of the most notable deals are Asphalt 8: Airborne, Star Wars: Tiny Death Star, ...

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Google introduces new textbook purchase and rental service

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Listen up, all you less-than-broke college students. Google is big on education – they always have been. They say that their Nexus 7 is great for students, and now they really want to drive it home. Starting this August, Google will offer up a “comprehensive” array of ...

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New Google Now cards include reminders, TV shows, video games, music albums, and more

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Google Now is another app slated to get some updates, thanks to the I/O conference. There are six new cards coming out for Google Now, and they include: Reminder Music Albums TV Shows Public Transit Books Video Games Reminders will allow you to set reminders to do things like “buy a ...

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Google Books Now Officially Available in the UK

It’s been a long time coming, but with a recent update Google Books is now live in the UK. Meaning British users can now purchase published books to read on your phones and tablets rather than being limited to the free public domain books. Reflecting this change is an updated Market (both ...

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There’s a Wocket in My Pocket [Apps N Scraps]

“New features only available in this omBook include professional narration, background audio and enlarged artwork for each scene. To promote reading in young children, individual words are highlighted as the story is read and words zoom up when pictures are touched. By combining the ...

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Bigwords App Launched for Android, Treat for College Students

If you recently got an admission in a college and you are getting ready to get some very expensive, heavy, cumbersome books, then this news might help you. BIGWORDS, a textbook aggregator website for college students looking to buy or rent new and used paper books and electronic books. After ...

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Oceanhouse Media Brings Award Winning Children’s Book “Leo the Lightning Bug” to Android

 If you have children, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Oceanhouse Media. They are the leading publishers of interactive children’s book apps, such as the award winning Dr. Seuss book apps that many of us have come to love. Their high quality, interactive apps have ...

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New Market Update Adds Movies and Books to Phones

Google has just released the details on the newest Android Market update, and it looks like a good one. No longer will phone users have to be jealous of tablets’ ability to rent movies from the Android Market. Starting at $1.99 (the same price for tablets), movies can now be rented from ...

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Ivona Paving the Way to Have Snoop Dogg Give Provide Spoken Turn-by-Turn Directions

I know that all of you out there that use Google Navigation frequently have been longing for the ability to change the voice pack that comes with the app. Now there is a 3rd party company called Ivona that has released a text to speech app that allows you to install more pleasing voices to ...

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App Radar: Volume 3

These last few days have seen an incredible amount of new software releases and announcement. From the big name companies all the way down to the 1-man teams, there’s an increasingly faster growing list of apps to keep up with. We get a lot of emails from developers looking to share their ...

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Google Turns G1 into a Kindle of Sorts

The official Google Mobile blog announced yesterday that Android handsets now have the capability of pulling up over 1.5 million books through a mobile version of the Google Book Search.  This is the same Google Book search that has been around for years, but now the results are optimized for ...

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Book Review: T-Mobile G1 for Dummies

Everyone knows the Dummies books. They’ve been around for years now and chances are good you’ve paged through one at least once. I was fortunate enough to get a copy of T-Mobile G1 for Dummies last week for review. I have to admit that I was a little skeptical as to what I might ...

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