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This app brings back the missing Play Store notifications for updates

Over the last few months, people have been noticing an issue with app update notifications from the Play Store. Traditionally, when an app was updated in the Play Store, a notification would tell the user that “[app] was updated.” Recently, people noticed this notification wasn’t showing up, and Google confirmed the removal was intentional. Thankfully, […]

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Opera’s loan apps accused of engaging in predatory behavior and violating Google Play Store’s policies

The browser market sees heavy dominance from Google Chrome across the board, much to the detriment of other browsers and the underlying competition in the market. This dominance and the declining user base has forced several browser entities to explore alternative models of revenue. Opera, which has a browser market share of 2.28% as of […]

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WhatsApp Crosses 5 Billion Downloads on the Play Store | Beebom

Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp for Android has now notched up a staggering five billion downloads, making it only the second non-Google app to achieve this milestone. As with most Android applications that reach large amounts of installs, this number does not just include downloads from the Play Store, but also pre-installed copies like Samsung and […]

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5 Games Like Roblox on Chromebook You Can Play (2020) | Beebom

Among the many sandbox games, Roblox is quite popular for its build-your-world theme. In fact, Roblox is not just a game, but a platform too where you can develop your own game with distinct plots, characters, environment and more. Interestingly, Roblox is available on Chromebook and you can install it on your machine easily. However, […]

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How to Play Roblox on Chromebook in 2020 | Beebom

Users who move from a Windows PC to a Chromebook find it harder to accept that they can no longer play their favorite games on this new platform. However, things have changed dramatically in the past few years and now you can play the majority of Windows games either through Steam or Play Store. Recently, […]

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Play Store will no longer show notifications for updated apps

Late last month we came across an issue with the Google Play Store which prevented some newly published apps from showing up in search. The bug only brought up related search results when searching for new apps, even though they were definitely live on the platform. Google addressed this issue shortly thereafter and users were […]

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GitHub for Android goes live as a beta on the Play Store

GitHub is probably one of the most beloved products in the developer community. It is the most popular code hosting platform, which makes working on big projects easier for a lot of users. GitHub is where most of the source codes for custom kernels or ROMs from our own forums are hosted. The platform was […]

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15 Best Free Mac Games You Should Play (2018) | Beebom

If you’re a Mac user then you’d already know that Apple’s computers aren’t really known for their gaming prowess. Similarly priced Windows PCs have far better gaming performance and therefore Windows users have access to many more games. However, that doesn’t mean our Mac using brethren will have to invest in a Windows PC in […]

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Google Play Announces Indie Games Festival 2020 | Beebom

A couple of days back, Google announced its annual Google Play Indie Games Festival. The festival serves as a platform for indie developers to show their innovative design ideas and technical expertise. This year’s Indie Game festival will feature competitions for developers from several European countries, Japan, and South Korea. Unfortunately, India is not one […]

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Play Store tests showing a new section with all your app reviews

Reviews are a critical part of app stores as they make it easy for people to gauge the quality of an app before installing. It’s important to help the community and leave reviews as much as possible. Google is testing a new section in the Play Store to encourage you to review other apps and […]