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Google reportedly plans to shake up Play Store subscriptions

The Android maker could give app makers a bigger cut of sales when people subscribe to their services. Apple announced a similar change earlier in the day.

By 9 June 2016


​Google Play Store, Android apps coming to Chrome

It wasn't part of the I/O keynote address, but Google announces the official Android-Chrome integration quietly on its developer conference website.

By 19 May 2016


Google's Play Store, Android apps may be inching toward Chromebooks

Screenshots support rumors of closer integration just ahead for Google's Android OS for mobile devices and its Chrome OS for notebooks.

By 25 April 2016


Taliban app gets booted from Google Play store

The app's mission was to recruit members by offering statements and videos from the Islamic extremist group, according to Bloomberg.

By 5 April 2016


Google slashes Play store prices for the holidays

Books, albums and movie rentals are on sale at Google Play, and you can nab a three-month subscription to Google Play Music for a dollar.

By 23 December 2015


How to install the Google Play store on any Android device

Picked up a phone without the Play store? CNET's Dan Graziano shows you how to load it onto your device.

By 17 October 2015


How to download and install the Google Play store on any Android device

Picked up a phone that doesn't come with the Play store preinstalled or simply looking to manually install the latest version? Here's what you need to know.

By 17 October 2015


Child-friendly apps earn 'family star' in Google Play store

A new section in the Google Play app store is designed to help parents find appropriate apps, games, movies and books for their kids.

By 29 May 2015


Google Play store to designate family-friendly apps

The search giant will give app makers the ability to note if software was "Designed for Families" -- right on the heels of controversy over Google's YouTube Kids app.

By 15 April 2015


Google Cardboard gets Street View update, dedicated Play Store page

Take a virtual tour inside Google Maps, then hit up the Play Store for all the latest Cardboard-compatible apps.

By 19 December 2014