Google play store articles

Mining malware shows up in Google Play Store apps

Malware creators interested in mining cryptocurrency on your behalf are expanding their efforts from desktops and notebooks to mobile devices. Security researchers at Trend Micro recently identified two apps –Songs and Prized – that are secretly being used to mine…

Aereo's broadcast TV streaming service now available on Android

Controversial broadcast TV streaming service Aereo promised it would make its way to Android tablets and smartphones some two weeks ago, and now the app has finally gone live. The company took to its Twitter account recently to announce the…

Google Play Store now offering digital textbooks at up to 80% off

Google on Friday announced that digital textbooks from several big name publishers are now available for purchase in the Google Play Store. If you’re heading to college or have an offspring destined for higher education, the search giant claims you…

Google Glass might soon be serviced by Play Store

Like any other mobile device, the success of Google Glass is largely dependent on the app ecosystem. In a bid to attract developers and to make the lives of consumers easier, Google might soon manage the headset through their established…

Google Checkout may be dead, but Google Wallet lives on

Google announced that it is dropping Google Checkout in favor of its more smartphone-friendly Google Wallet service. Businesses relying on Google Checkout to process online payments will have six months to transition to another payment processor. The company says it…