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Xiaomi Mi TV Stick shows up in Play Console ahead of release

Xiaomi Mi TV Stick shows up in Play Console ahead of release

For years, the Xiaomi Mi Box (and its various iterations) has been the go-to option for a cheap Android TV device. Google is finally producing its own Android TV streaming stick, nicknamed ‘Sabrina,’ but that isn’t stopping Xiaomi from working on a sequel to the Mi Box — the aptly-named Mi TV Stick. The Mi...

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Xiaomi brings MIUI Security app to the Play Store for faster updates

Xiaomi brings MIUI Security app to the Play Store for faster updates

Android has always taken flak from Apple for its OS update policies, but just because every Android device may not get system updates quickly doesn’t mean they have to miss out on features. Google allows manufacturers to update system level apps through the Play Store without having to push entire system upgrades. Xiaomi is up...

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Google Opinion Rewards reaches 50 million installs on Play Store

Google Opinion Rewards reaches 50 million installs on Play Store

Most of our readers are probably familiar with Google’s Opinion Rewards app, which earns you Play Store credit (or actual cash, if you’re on iOS) for answering surveys. They’re usually based on things like your recent location history or Google service use, which can bother those with a strong interest in privacy. Still, it’s proven...

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How to transfer your uploaded songs on Google Play Music to YouTube Music

How to transfer your uploaded songs on Google Play Music to YouTube Music

This story was originally published 2020/05/16 5:30am PDTon May 16, 2020 and last updated 2020/06/28 3:54pm PDTon Jun 28, 2020.  Google announced a migration tool for taking your library from Google Play Music library of uploaded songs and getting them onto its new YouTube Music service back in May. Now, it’s rapidly becoming more widely...

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How to activate dark mode in the Google Play Store app

How to activate dark mode in the Google Play Store app

Despite arriving system-wide on Android 10 back in September 2019, dark mode has been slow to find its way to Google’s family of first-party apps. Even the Play Store, one of Google’s most essential Android applications, only started its dark theme rollout in March, six whole months after Android 10 dropped. Now that everyone should...

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14 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week including DontKillMyApp, ARCore Depth Lab, and Lines of Play (6/20/20

14 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week including DontKillMyApp, ARCore Depth Lab, and Lines of Play (6/20/20

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have a fantastic tool that can report precisely which background processes are being killed by your device, and two new releases from...

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Here are 460 apps and games available on Google Play Pass right now

Here are 460 apps and games available on Google Play Pass right now

Space Marshals G Action Shadow Fight 2 Special Edition G Action Smashy Road: Wanted G Action Reckless Getaway 2 G Action Sea Battle 2 G Action DUAL! G Action Grimvalor G Action Smashy Road: Arena G Action Reporter G Action OTTTD: Over The Top TD G Action Cat Simulator : Kitty Craft G Action Titan...

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Humble Bundle brings sci-fi roguelite Crying Suns to the Play Store

Humble Bundle brings sci-fi roguelite Crying Suns to the Play Store

Crying Suns is an indie sci-fi roguelite often compared to FTL: Faster Than Light, but that’s only half the picture since the game also offers a deep story-rich experience. Well, it would appear that Humble Bundle has just brought the game to Android, and you can pick it up today for $8.99. Clearly, Humble Bundle...