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Deal: Trine 2 side-scrolling platformer gets a huge 85% discount on Google Play Store

Deal: Trine 2 side-scrolling platformer gets a huge 85% discount on Google Play Store

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Even though it's not as good as the original game, Trine 2 is one of those charming platformers that you can't get enough of. Games like Ori and the Blind Forest, Child of Light and Trine 2 always manage to somehow refuel gamers' passion for games. If you haven't played any of the above, you now have the chance to amend that mistake by getting Trine 2 for Android at a very low price. Trine 2 Complete Story is a game that you can usually beat in about 9 hours on the PC, but once you finish it, there's no reason to start another playthrough. Even so, the game is usually available in ...

Now Apps Can Track You Even After You Uninstall Them

Now Apps Can Track You Even After You Uninstall Them

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If it seems as though the app you deleted last week is suddenly popping up everywhere, it may not be mere coincidence. From a report: Companies that cater to app makers have found ways to game both iOS and Android, enabling them to figure out which users have uninstalled a given piece of software lately -- and making it easy to pelt the departed with ads aimed at winning them back

A look at the Android Market (aka Google Play) on its 10th Anniversary

A look at the Android Market (aka Google Play) on its 10th Anniversary

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Google Play has generated more than twice the downloads of the iOS App Store, reaching a 70% share of worldwide downloads in 2017, according to a new report from App Annie, released in conjunction with the 10th anniversary of the Android Market, now called Google Play. The report also examined the state of Google Play’s

Ghostbusters World is Pokémon GO with ghosts, and you can play it now on Android

Ghostbusters World is Pokémon GO with ghosts, and you can play it now on Android

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We knew Ghostbusters World would be releasing soon thanks to its recent pre-registration listing, and as of this morning, the location-based augmented reality ghost collection game is available for download from the Google Play Store. So put on your proton pack and grab your Tobin's Spirit Guide because this time you’re the one who’s gonna be called.

How to Move Android Apps to a Micro SD Card and Clear Space

How to Move Android Apps to a Micro SD Card and Clear Space

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You try to install a new app and the Not Enough Space warning pops up. All those games, photos, and 4K videos have finally taken their toll. If your phone has a memory card slot, then the solution is easy. A microSD card is a cheap way of expanding your phone’s storage, and you can move apps to an SD card on Android to free up space. How you do it depends on what Android version you’re using. We’ll take a look at them all in this guide. Using a microSD Card on Android Before you get started, consider a...

OnePlus Switch update finally adds backup app data support

OnePlus Switch update finally adds backup app data support

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OnePlus Switch started as a pre-installed app on the OnePlus smartphones but made the transition to standalone app some months ago. As more and more people switched to OnePlus smartphones, the Chinese company has decided to make the switch easier by adding support for more Android phones. Besides migrating contacts, text messages, photos, and other data from your previous phone to a OnePlus handset, the Switch app now comes with support for backup application data, something that people have requested since the app went standalone. But that's not all, as OnePlus announced more Android ...

5 Best Pixel 3 XL Alternatives In 2018

5 Best Pixel 3 XL Alternatives In 2018

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The world loves Google’s Pixel 3 XL smartphone. It’s a large smartphone that can play and display great media, all while offering a simple stock Android software experience. However, not...

Google Play Adds Peer-to-Peer Offline Installs, Fights Malware Spread

Google Play Adds Peer-to-Peer Offline Installs, Fights Malware Spread

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Android apps shared via Play-approved partner peer-to-peer apps will have their authenticity verified while the device is offline as announced in a post on the Android Developers Blog by James Bender, Product Manager Google Play.

How Amazon and Microsoft will oust Google to become our next Android overlords

How Amazon and Microsoft will oust Google to become our next Android overlords

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Google's Play Store hegemony for Android apps is no longer guaranteed, thanks to a recent antitrust judgment (and a $5B fine) from the European Union.

Google Home smart speakers start receiving Digital Wellbeing support

Google Home smart speakers start receiving Digital Wellbeing support

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Google is slowly expanding the availability of Digital Wellbeing to more and more devices. Originally announced as a Pixel-exclusive feature, the Digital Wellbeing app was recently made available to Android One smartphones running Android 9 Pie. Although its availability is still limited to several smartphones, Digital Wellbeing will be brought to even more devices in the not so distant future

Oboe, a Library for Low Latency Audio Apps on Android

Oboe, a Library for Low Latency Audio Apps on Android

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Google has released the first production-ready version of Oboe. Oboe is a C++ library for building high performance audio apps on Android, providing the lowest latency possible for Android devices.

So, about that Google tax on Android makers in the EU – report pegs it at up to $40 per phone

So, about that Google tax on Android makers in the EU – report pegs it at up to $40 per phone

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Fee offset if Search and Chrome included alongside Play Store, of course

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