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The best games for your new Android phone or tablet

Shooters, strategy, racing, RPGs and more!<p>If you've found yourself the proud owner of a brand new Android smartphone or tablet this holiday season, …

Editors' top apps: Jerry's picks for 2013

The apps I used most throughout the year<p>Google Play now has about a gazillion apps to choose from. A cool part of our job here at Android Central is …

Google Keyboard 2.0 Hits The Play Store, Brings Over Most Of The New Features Found On The Nexus 5

An updated version of Google Keyboard has made its way into the Play Store, taking most of the previously Nexus 5-exclusive features and expanding …

The 5 Best Organizing Websites To Help The Perpetually Messy

Some of us were born with the "organized" gene. These lucky souls swan through life with perfect closets, pristine desks and spotless cars with nary a wad of Starbucks napkins tucked in an unexpected pocket. They might be robots. The rest of us stumble around in a disorganized haze, thinking of the …

Why I ditched the Galaxy Gear for the Fitbit Force

I've had a love affair with high-tech watches for as long as I can remember. I still recall with fondness my beloved Casio Marlin W-300, which I cherished as a tot. I've also proudly worn some truly laughable devices out in public, much to my friends' annoyance and eventual entertainment. Remember …

Google is building Chrome OS straight into Windows 8

Google unveiled its Chrome Apps initiative recently to launch apps that exist outside of the browser and extend its reach into more of a platform, but it looks like the company has a whole lot more planned. Over the past few weeks, Google has been updating its developer version of the Chrome …

Get 10GB extra space on Google Drive for linking with Quickoffice

Quickoffice, an application for working with Microsoft Office documents, was acquired by Google in June 2012. The apps on Android and iOS have helped users on mobile devices gain access to documents, spreadsheets, and presentations without going back to their desktops. It's been more than a year, …

15 best root apps for Android

It’s true that rooting your device is far less popular than the good old days. Stock Android grew up quite a bit and root is simply less appealing than it once was. Also, apps like Netflix, Pokemon Go, and Google Pay don’t work on rooted devices without some fun hacks for some dumb reason. However, …

Android 4.3 (JSS15Q and JWR66Y) factory images and binaries for Nexus 7, Nexus 4, Nexus 10 and Galaxy Nexus available

After rolling out a new Android 4.3 OTA update (build versions JSS15Q and JWR66Y) for its Nexus devices, Google has posted the factory images and binaries for the Nexus tablets and smartphone versions out there.<p>In case you haven’t updated your Nexus devices to the newest Android 4.3 version, you …

Google Play Weekly Episode 2: Nintendo DS Emulator, app turns devices into Chromecasts, and more!

Welcome back to Google Play Weekly, now with improved audio! It’s our second episode and, as promised, a much better episode than the first one. This week we talk about Nox, an awesome icon pack, Timely, a wonderful (if misguided) clock app, a Nintendo DS emulator, a Google Play Store update, and a …

Geekbench 3 is now live in the Play Store, measures real world performance

If you’ve been looking for a new way to benchmark your device, then Primate Labs Inc has just launched an app for you. It’s called Geekbench 3 and its claim to fame is it tests your device based on real world performance as opposed to just graphics performance. So there are still apps like AnTuTu …

[New App] HabitRPG Turns Your To-Do List Into A Real Life RPG

Do you find you can't get things done? If you are king of the procrastinators, ruling over a realm of incomplete tasks, HabitRPG might be for you. …

Bored of your icons? Check out kovdev’s latest icon pack – NOX!

Icon packs in the Google Play store are a thing of beauty. A simple download can drastically change the look of your Android home screen. If you’re …

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Samsung Wallet now available for select Galaxy devices

If you've been wanting an iOS Passbook clone, complete with zero NFC functionality, Samsung Wallet has you covered — provided you own a Galaxy S3, …

Android Device Manager rolling out – have you got yours?

On Friday, Google addressed a longtime shortcoming of the Android platform – the lack of a built-in “lost phone” application, that would allow users to remotely manage, locate, block, or wipe their misplaced devices.<p>The new app, called Android Device Manager, has already begun to roll out to users, …

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