May the Fourth Be With You: Google Play and Amazon Appstore offering Star Wars deals

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Both the Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore are hosting some Star Wars-related deals this weekend. Why? Because this Sunday is May 4th. You know… May the Fourth (Force) Be With You. Head to the two app destinations and you’ll find a number of great savings and limited-time ...

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Sony background defocus app released to the Play Store

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Sony have today released a new version of their app which allows users to defocus the background of their photos after they’ve been taken at a tap of the screen. The update has been issued to the Google Play Store and is available to Sony Xperia phones running Android 4.2 or later. How to ...

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Find which apps are using the most permissions with F-Secure App Permissions [App of the Day]

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Just about every time you install a new app, there is a page of permissions that you “should” read. If you’re like some of us, you find yourself clicking OK and just skipping through it. But what if you skip over something important? App Permissions is here to help with your ...

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Colorem: Color Blocks Wisely is simple premise with increasing difficulty

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There is no shortage of puzzle games in the Play Store, but Colorem: Color Blocks Wisely offers a fresh spin on the familiar puzzle game concept. The concept is simple. The player is given four colors, and one by one they must color blocks on a grid in an effort not to place two blocks... Read More

FlashScore Livescore international sports score tracking hits Android

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FlashScore.com has long been a destination for those looking to get their international sports scores. With the introduction of a Google Play store app, FlashScore brings what its readers online and on iOS loved to Android. Boasting coverage of 5,000 independent competitions and lighting-fast ...

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Google Play Services 4.3 deploys with new dev tools, features

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Google on Monday announced that a 4.3 version of Google Play Services 4.3 has begun deploying to Android devices around the globe. The new release sees the introduction of APIs and tools for developers which will better serve the end user. Details include Analytics API, Google Tag Manager, ...

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Google Play Store update available: Adds ability to set purchase requirements

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With all the focus surrounding the class-action lawsuit due to unauthorised charges accumulated through in-app purchases, Google has issued an update to the Google Play Store of which one particular added feature is the ability to set exactly when to be prompted for authentication. The standard ...

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TIP: Password protect your purchases through Google Play

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In the wake of news that Google is facing a class-action lawsuit due to unauthorised charges accumulated through in-app purchases without parents permission, here’s a little tip to help you prevent against unwanted costs. The lawsuit has been filed against Google in the US District Court ...

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Threes! addictive number game available on Google Play

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The popular addictive number puzzle game Threes! has been released for Android on the Google Play Store. Threes! involves matching numbers in a puzzle which will be sure to test your mathematic skills. The App has been ported from iOS by Hidden Variable Studios and remains the same price at ...

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Pebble App Store goes live for Android

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Pebble owners rejoice, since the Pebble App Store is now live on the Google Play Store and is packed full of great Apps for the smartwatch. Key Features of the Pebble App Store (require Android 4.0 or newer): - Browse, find, and install watchapps and watchfaces for Pebble. - Discover new and ...

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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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Have a Nexus or GPE device? Download the Google Now Launcher OFFICIALLY from Google Play

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When the Nexus 5 was announced the launcher looked a bit different from what people are used to seeing on a stock Android device.We’re used to seeing the same launcher on basically every Nexus device, so it was a bit of a shocker when Google unveiled the new look.It was running the Google ...

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HTC FootballFeed app updated ahead of UEFA Champions League

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Ahead of tonights UEFA Championships League Knockout clash between Manchester City and Barcelona, UEFA partner HTC have updated their FootballFeed app for Android on Google Play. The app launched last November allowing football fans with the HTC One to keep up-to-date with the European football ...

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Google offering Valentine’s Day deals on apps, games, e-books, music, movies and magazines

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Looking to score some sweet savings on books, music, apps, and other Google Play stuff? Those benevolent Google Play Cupids are at it again, offering up some savings on pretty much every type of content available. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with sweet store-wide deals on apps, games, ...

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How to get and hack Flappy Bird on Android

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Flappy Bird might have already become the game of the year for 2014 due to a number a reasons. It’s addictive and frustrating, yes, but its simple premise keeps us coming back for more.  Unfortunately, the game caused more stress than it did enjoyment, and as such the developer pulled it ...

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