play store alternatives

Are you tired of the Google Play Store? Do you want to try out marketplaces out there? Well, you’ve come to the right place, as we’ve consolidated some of the best Play Store alternatives into a single list, but just how much content do they offer? Read on to find out.


According to Ovum, Android app downloads are poised to surpass those of iPhone apps this year for the very first time. It’s the result both of people becoming more comfortable with using and downloading... mobile apps as well as the growth provided by GetJar, Amazon Appstore and other third-party app marketplaces.

The research firm forecasted that Apple will have a hefty 6.1 billion downloads by year end b...


I’ve wrote about GetJar before, the app marketplace where every app is free to download. It seems that giving away free stuff works for them and they’ve ventured into giving away even more... free stuff, which is of course great for us Android owners.

GetJar Gold is a premium service that will offer free full versions of games like Age of Zombies and Fruit Ninja THD and apps l...

Free Game Picks of the Week

by 3 years ago

I grabbed myself a few free Android games a while back from GetJar and the Market recently, and all of them were quite excellent. Here’s a quick rundown of my thoughts on each of them

Robotek... HD

This game is from the makers of Totemo and Everlands and offers a very rich tactical game for the low price of free. You play the last hope of mankind during a time when machines rule the w...


Apps are what make Android great but sometimes they can get a bit expensive, especially when you’ve already spent quite a lot on your device. So what is an Android fan to do? Go for the free ones... of course!

Here are some tried and true ways to get free and cheap apps on your device.



1. Check out the free versions in the Android Market.

Sometimes y...