Post Tagged with: "Google Play"

Google announces they will begin trialling ads in Google Play

Google announces they will begin trialling ads in Google Play

Since launching as Android Market back in 2008, Google has sold, or distributed a lot of content through their digital content store, which is now known as Google Play. In the last year alone they’ve shelled out over $7 billion to developers, but with the increasing amount of apps available, developers are having a hard time getting their apps known,[Read More…]

by 9:12 am on February 27, 2015 8 comments Android Development, Google Play
Nexus Wireless Charger removed from Google Play in Australia

Nexus Wireless Charger removed from Google Play in Australia

After launching on Google Play in Australia just over a year ago, the Nexus Wireless Charger is now no longer available on Google Play in Australia, with the product page now showing availability as ‘Nexus Wireless Charger is not available in your country’. The removal is possibly due to the current lack of availability of the Nexus 5 through Google[Read More…]

by 3:55 am on February 11, 2015 9 comments Accessories, Google Play
Google offering $6 of Google Play credit with the purchase of a Chromecast

Google offering $6 of Google Play credit with the purchase of a Chromecast

If you’ve purchased a Chromecast in Australia recently, it’s time to check your offers again, with Google again offering $6 of Google Play credit. The offer for credit is intended to help you rent, or buy Video content from Google Play, and once you complete the process of claiming your credit you’ll be taken to a Google Play Chromecast focus[Read More…]

by 10:02 pm on February 6, 2015 12 comments Chromecast, Google Play
Get romantic with Google Play with sales on Books, Movies and Music for Valentines day

Get romantic with Google Play with sales on Books, Movies and Music for Valentines day

Love is in the air. At least it will be next weekend when Valentines day rolls around and Google is helping you get prepared by offering some discounts on romantic tracks, books and movies as well as giving you a couple of albums to use as mood music or romantic book to get in the mood. Music There’s a “>focus[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on February 3, 2015 2 comments Google Play
Rolling Stone magazine back catalogue coming to Google Play Newsstand

Rolling Stone magazine back catalogue coming to Google Play Newsstand

Iconic Rock’n’Roll and pop culture magazine Rolling Stone has announced a new deal which will see a large portion of their back catalogue, which spans almost 50 years, made available on Google Play Newsstand for free. In a deal, which has apparently seen Google take out advertising worth somewhere in the region of “seven figures”, Rolling Stone will make ‘three[Read More…]

by 2:59 pm on January 30, 2015 0 comments Google Play
Google announces Chromecast is number 1 in the US, Nexus 6 is scarce and Google Play is growing

Google announces Chromecast is number 1 in the US, Nexus 6 is scarce and Google Play is growing

If you watched the Google Earnings Report this morning there were a few interesting tidbits regarding Google Play, Chromecast and the Nexus 6. Chief Financial Officer Patrick Pichette announced that Google’s ‘other revenues’ which equated to $1.96 billion, was up 6% quarter over quarter driven primarily by the Play Store. Mr Pichette also acknowledged scarcity of Nexus 6 – although[Read More…]

by 11:38 am on January 30, 2015 0 comments Chromecast, Google Play
Australia Day sales on Apps, Games, Movies, TV, Books and Magazines hit Google Play

Australia Day sales on Apps, Games, Movies, TV, Books and Magazines hit Google Play

In time for the upcoming public holiday on Monday, Google has launched their Australia Day sale on Google Play. There’s a range of discounts on offer, as well as just showing off some Australian made content. Google Play Movies and TV has a lot of great Australian content included, there’s a number of Movies on-sale like The Castle and The[Read More…]

by 12:35 pm on January 24, 2015 11 comments Deal, Sale
Motorola’s Turbo Charger now listed on Google Play; not available (yet) in Australia

Motorola’s Turbo Charger now listed on Google Play; not available (yet) in Australia

While we here in Australia are still waiting to receive the official Motorola Turbo Charger at all, even for customers who purchased a Nexus 6, Google has listed the Motorola Turbo Charger on Google Play in the US. The Turbo Charger is listed for US$34.99 plus shipping, but we’re unfortunately seeing the usual message ‘Motorola Turbo Charger is not available[Read More…]

by 11:23 am on January 22, 2015 4 comments Accessories, Google Play, Manufacturer
D-Link is working to resolve their Unknown Sources requirement

D-Link is working to resolve their Unknown Sources requirement

The D-Link DWM-T100 TV Tuner for Android that was announced yesterday was quite popular, it’s a great idea, but there may be some issues with the software side of things. As pointed out by Rob in the comments, the D-Link TV Tuner app actually requires an additional installation before it can run. The D-Link TV Tuner app once installed from[Read More…]

by 4:47 pm on January 21, 2015 3 comments Accessories, Apps
64GB Nexus 6 not due at retailers till at least next month

64GB Nexus 6 not due at retailers till at least next month

The long, drawn out launch of the Nexus 6 in Australia continues, with a source today advising Ausdroid that the 64GB version of the Motorola built Nexus 6 isn’t due to arrive in Australia until at least next month. This morning we saw a short flurry of activity on Google Play when the 64GB version apparently appeared for sale. We’ve[Read More…]

by 6:27 pm on January 8, 2015 14 comments Manufacturer, Phones