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HTC moves its Sense apps into Play Store for faster updating

HTC is placing its core apps in the Google Play Store, enabling it push out updates directly to users and bypass the tedious carrier approval process.

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Leaked screenshots reveal massive Material Design overhaul for Play Store

But will the focus on big, beautiful images come at the expense of user experience?

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Google Play Edition devices whittled down to three (but really two) options

After weeks of being out of inventory devices from HTC, LG, and Sony were recently pulled from Google Play. Are new devices coming or is Android Silver on the horizon?

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Android Wear bug prevents installation of apps that cost money

If you've already got an Android Wear device, you may have some problems getting paid apps onto the device.

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Google Play Games plays catchup with cloud saves, quests, gamer profiles

Gamers will now be able to save their games to the cloud and pick up where they left off, using new tools developed by Google.

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Report: Google Play Games to add quest and level-up notifications, 'snapshots'

Android Police writes that the company will soon introduce "questing" abilities to the mobile games portal, among other features.

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Amazon's Appstore for Android triples in size in one year, tops 240,000 apps

It's not as big as Apple's App Store or Google Play, but Amazon still has a respectable stable of apps.

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Leak suggests Google will soon unveil Nearby location tracking service

Service can let other people, places, and things know when you're around.

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Direct-to-Drive attachment saves added to Gmail for Android

Now you don't have to download that attachment to your Android phone! Send it directly to Google Drive instead.

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Google Play now accepts PayPal for digital goods

You can't buy a phone from Google Play with PayPal, but you can use the email-centric payment method to buy apps.

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