App > Windows

Best Windows 10 apps this week

2 monthes ago   |   By Beta News

Two-hundred-and-ninety-five in a series. Welcome to this week's overview of the best apps, games and extensions released for Windows 10 on the Windows Store in the past seven days. Microsoft plans to launch a dark theme for File Explorer in the next Windows 10 version. If you are worried about privacy, check out Wayne's review of Blackbird which is a tweaking tool for Windows 10. The latest version of Chrome for the desktop supports native notifications on Windows 10. As always, if I've missed an app or game that has been released this week that you believe is particularly good,...
Read more ...

 

Google has slashed the size of Android apps

2 monthes ago   |   By Beta News

To tie in with the launch of Android 9 Pie, Google has given a glimpse into the improvements it has made to the app store. In a blog post aimed primarily at developers, the director of Google Play, Purnima Kochikar, said that improved discovery features had helped to boost visits to the store by 30 percent while new tools helped to dramatically reduce crash rates. Google also points to new techniques which have enabled it to reduce app size by up to 65 percent. See also: Android 9 is... Android Pie! Seriously, Google? Confirmed: Fortnite for Android will risk players'...
Read more ...

 

Google Play officially acknowledges that Fortnite is not in the Play Store

Google Play officially acknowledges that Fortnite is not in the Play Store

2 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Google

Earlier this month, Epic Games detailed that Fortnite would require a direct APK download and install. With the game officially launching yesterday on Samsung devices and a general Android beta opening this weekend, Google is acknowledging that the hit gaming sensation is not available through the Play Store.
more...
Read more ...

 

Instant Apps, Play Store Refinement Planned By Google

2 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Google has taken to the Android Developers Blog to outline big plans for the Play Store over the next year with a renewed focus on safety, discovery, and quality. For starters, the search giant is continuing work to find new ways and places to surface app advertisements to prospective users. In addition to more traditional advertising, improvements are planned for the Play Store's various test tracks such as its early access and staged app rollout features as well as the app pre-registration program. The company hopes to bring Google Play Instant Apps, which allows users to try out an app...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Windows      Tools      Tool      Microsoft      Apps      Gaming      App      Games      Game      Series      Windows 10      Players      Android      Boost      Player      Google      App Store      Article      Developer      Mobile apps      Open      Devices      Device      Samsung      Surface      Application      Applications      Android Developer News      Android News      Google News  


GasBuddy app causing repeated iPhone crashes, Apple advises retail staff to...

GasBuddy app causing repeated iPhone crashes, Apple advises retail staff to uninstall app as workaround

Apple has discovered an esoteric bug that is causing many newer iPhone models, including iPhone XS, iPhone X, and iPhone 8, to repeatedly crash and respring when the GasBuddy... Read more ...

Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of watchOS 5.1 to Developers

Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of watchOS 5.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the fifth beta of an upcoming watchOS 5.1 update to developers, one week after seeding the fourth watchOS 5.1 beta and more than a month after releasing the... Read more ...

Tim Cook Visits Europe Ahead of Brussels Privacy Conference

Tim Cook Visits Europe Ahead of Brussels Privacy Conference

Later this week, Apple CEO Tim Cook is set to speak at the European Data Protection Conference in Brussels during the "Debating Ethics: Dignity and Respect in Data Driven Life... Read more ...

Save big on iTunes gift cards in the U.S. and Canada

Save big on iTunes gift cards in the U.S. and Canada

Here's a chance to get some "free" iTunes money! Buyers of apps, media, and more in the U.S. and Canada rejoice, as we have an awesome opportunity to score a saving on iTunes... Read more ...

‘Kluest' Brings Creators, Players Together in an AR Environment

‘Kluest' Brings Creators, Players Together in an AR Environment

Augmented reality games seemingly become more popular with each new release, but until now these games have been firmly rooted in the imaginations of each one's developer. Sons... Read more ...

Google Pixel 2 will add ‘Now Playing' history, Pixel 3 camera app begins...

Google Pixel 2 will add ‘Now Playing' history, Pixel 3 camera app begins rolling out

One of the tidbits we learned early on about the Pixel 3 was that the Now Playing feature would be offering up a new history section. Now, Google has quietly confirmed that Now... Read more ...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Flick Champions Winter Sports, Tweety and Unito

Today's Apps Gone Free: Flick Champions Winter Sports, Tweety and Unito

Participate in winter sports, check Twitter from the lock screen, and convert units with todays collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject to change at any time... Read more ...

Apple App Store search ads on track to be $2 billion business by 2020, says...

Apple App Store search ads on track to be $2 billion business by 2020, says analyst

You know the ads that you see for apps above search results on the App Store? Apple started rolling out App Store search ads two years ago , and now at least one analyst... Read more ...

PayPal Offering $100 iTunes Gift Cards for $85 as Apple Celebrates Halloween...

PayPal Offering $100 iTunes Gift Cards for $85 as Apple Celebrates Halloween With Horror Movie Sale

PayPal has kicked off its latest 15 percent discount on App Store and iTunes gift cards today on its Digital Gifts eBay storefront. If you head over to the website you can get... Read more ...

Google Pixel 3 seems to have a memory management issue which kills...

Google Pixel 3 seems to have a memory management issue which kills background apps, affects camera

With its Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, Google has crafted some pretty fantastic smartphones in terms of the experience they offer. However, they're still not quite perfect. Over the... Read more ...