It replaced Hangouts as a default Android app on many devices be they phones or tablets, so it makes sense that it's spread fast.
Those who have signed up for the beta program for the Apple Music Android app can now use it on their tablets all prim and properly.
Discounts can run up to 80 percent this next week on games, subscriptions, audiobooks and more! And movies and TV shows will be 99 cents on Thanksgiving!
It's still the same file manager app, but it's long outgrown its original purpose. 50 million downloads outgrown. So, it's getting a new name.
How does sexual misconduct at Google reflect on Android? Also on ouir show, we discuss Xiaomi's politics and talk with a DIY phone creator.
The Play Protect security software on Android phones is said to have systematically targeted installations of third-party competitor Aptoide.
In response to being fined by the European Commission, Google has decided to charge fees for OEMs wanting to distribute the Play Store in the Eurozone.
The company is still distributing Android OS, Google Search and Chrome to device makers for free. Apps like the Play Store and YouTube will start to cost.
Google won't be able to keep track of your video watching and search history on YouTube, but your internet service provider and network manager can.
Why doesn't it allow downloads? It would make sense for people who are on tight data plans. In any case, it's in testing right now.
According to a company spokesperson, the storage space-saving Instagram Lite Android app is still undergoing (public) testing in just one global market.
There's code from an upcoming version of the Google Android app that signals a dedicated app for podcasts. They're currently tucked into Google Play Music.
Far from a popularity contest, the 2018 Google Play Awards were handed out to a mix of mainstream hits and obscure underdogs including BBC Earth: Life in VR and Episode by Pocket Gems.
The latest Android distribution chart looks just as bad as the one from last month, with Nougat in the lead, Marshmallow in second place, and Oreo at only 5.7 percent.
If you need an extra-small, lightning fast, privacy-focused new way to surf the web on your Android device, you could try to give Amazon's new "Internet" app a chance.
While it's practically impossible to prohibit ZTE from using actual Android source code, the company's smartphones might be kicked out of Google's Play Store.
Google forgot to revise the Android distribution chart last month, now reporting some massive growth for Oreo compared to February numbers.
Huawei and Honor phone users looking for a "family-friendly app store specifically designed" for them should look no further. Say hello to the global AppGallery.
For rolling digital services, European consumers are allowed 14 days to review their new subscription and, if desired, get a refund.
The Chinese OEM has set out a future footprint for Russia for its mobile payments system and it could have sights for Europe.
How can you lighten up an email app? You send email, you receive email. That's pretty much it. Well, it's part of the Android Go suite of apps.
The camera experience on the Essential Phone is getting better, even if the output still isn't what we'd like it to be. This update makes the best possible HDR easier to take.
Google Play Protect, machine learning techniques and an overall increased commitment to security made Android's main app store a more trusted and safer place in 2017 than ever before.