Google Play is ringing in the new year in style, offering a new deal or discount every day between now and January 1st, but this time it’s more than just app discounts that are being offered.
Plan to grab the 16GB Nexus 4 from Google Play Store in UK or Germany? Tough luck. Just like the 8GB model, Google has exhausted its inventory of the bigger variant.
Two weeks ago, we reported that the 8GB Nexus 4 has sold out on Google Play. Those who managed to grab the last few units of the phone were told to wait up to 10 weeks for the shipment. Now, the 16GB Nexus 4 is following the steps of the smaller variant, as it’s become unavailable on the Play Store.
There’s an update out for Google Calendar which adds some pretty useful new features. Firstly, they’ve integrated improvements to the calendar notifications, which allow you to go straight to maps and get directions to your event.
A few weeks ago we told you that Facebook started advising its employees via an interestingly named campaign – Droidfooding – to switch from iPhone to Android, in order to better understand what the Android app needs to provide users an even better experience.
Video social networking service Viddy has finally made its way on to Android in search of budding cinematographers who want to share creations with friends and family.
f you’ve been itching to get your mitts on Gameloft’s latest mobile-oriented shooter for Android, today is your lucky day. After being delayed for a week, Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour has finally been released by Gameloft through Google Play. Evidently, the issues that plagued its initial release have more or less been resolved.
The Sound Search widget for Google Play finally integrates music identification to the Google Play store, and it’s now available for Android 4.0 and higher. Although this concept isn’t new (Soundhound and Shazam have been doing this for a few years), Google’s version has one very helpful feature for Android users, syncing.
Google has confirmed that it’s bringing the Play Store’s selection of digital magazines to UK customers, with the service expected to go live in the evening of December 12. Although you can already browse through the available titles now, you can’t buy anything yet.
The long awaited and extremely popular Google Play Books and Movies services are now available to users in Russia. You can rent movies as low as 40 rubles and consume them on your Android device, or the web.