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Sky's Android Apps Are Back After Hacking Mess

After the Syrian Electronic Army sunk its teeth into Sky, forcing the Murdoch massive to remove its Android apps, they're back again, seemingly without any changes. Still, if you want Sky on the Go, you can download, err, Sky Go. The Android balance is restored. [Play Store via Twitter] Read More >>

Google Updates Play Store App Again, Adding App Data Sync and More

A new version of Google's Android app store and its associated services plugin is out there for your fiddling, adding an "App Data" sync option presumably in preparation for Google's anticipated Play Games service, further tweaking the design and some of the buttons and generally tidying up its appearance ahead of its starring role at Google I/O later today. You can download the updated Play Store app from this here link: [Slashgear] Read More >>

5 Best Facebook Home Alternatives for Android

Facebook Home, the social network's new user interface for Android, won't be available for download until April 12th. Even when it hits the Google Play Store, Home will only run on seven phones, one of which is the newly-released HTC First that has it preloaded. Fortunately, you can get a more immersive Facebook experience on your Android phone today with these apps. Read More >>

The Nexus 4 is Back in Stock

Yes, that's right, the Nexus 4, Google's famous unobtainable super-cheap smartphone, is once again available to buy from the Google Play Store in both 8 and 16GB varieties. Now go man* go! And then come back and tell us if you were successful/gloat about your success to those who weren't. You know you want to. [Google Play Store] Read More >>

Nexus 4 "Sold Out" Again as Google UK Exec Offers "Unreserved Apology"

Nearly a month after first putting the Nexus 4 on sale Google is still suffering severe stock and PR problems, with the 16GB version of the phone joining the 8GB model in disappearing from sale again -- and Google's UK boss has been forced to apologise for the enormous mess. Read More >>

The UK's Getting Screwed Out of Google's Nexus 7 Magazines, Music and TV Shows

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the UK isn't going to get every wonderful thing Google showed off with its new Nexus 7 tablet. The UK simply won't get Google Play's fancy new library of magazines, music and TV shows. Read More >>

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Telly Chit-Chat App Zeebox Now Distracting Android Users

The Zeebox TV companion app, which has been available on iPad for quite some time, has just popped up on Google's Play Store, for those who can't stop poking a telephone even when Countdown's on. Read More >>

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Reddit Android App Pulled Off Over Porn Complaints

The third-party Reddit app Reddit is Fun has been rudely tugged off the Google Play Store, with Google removing both paid and free versions from its app listings due to it violating policies. Read More >>


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