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A slew of apps on sale for 10 cents on Google Play

A slew of apps on sale for 10 cents on Google Play

Many games. Little money. Ten cents, actually. Why are you still reading this? Browse the 10-cent sale on Google Play Thanks to everyone who sent this in!
Nexus 9

Android 6.0 Marshmallow OTA links are starting to arrive — here they are!

As soon as a new Android update is announced, the hunt for OTA file links to the updates for Nexus devices begins — this time, it's Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Much to the annoyance of Nexus fans Google takes its time in rolling updates out slowly to devices, but once they're found these URLs give...
Samsung Pay

Samsung Pay now open to all supported devices in the U.S. — check out all of our coverage!

After a quick month in an invite-only beta program, Samsung Pay is now available for everyone in the U.S. with a supported device. That means you'll need to have a Galaxy S6, S6 edge, S6 edge+ or Note 5 to take advantage of the new mobile payment system. Further, it'll have to be a phone from...

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LINE Messenger adds Letter Sealing feature

LINE Messenger adds 'Letter Sealing' feature to make your messages even more secure

LINE Messenger, a popular cross-platform messaging app has added a new security-focused feature, Letter Sealing. The idea behind the new feature is to further protect messages as they are being sent, and prevent any unauthorized access during the message delivery phase. Letter Sealing is...
Playboy Android app

The Playboy Android app: It really is (mostly) about the articles

Ed. note: This review originally was published in May 2014. We're floating it back up amid the news that Playboy's print magazine is doing away with its nude photos. OK, there are pictures, too. Of girls. But there's one big difference between the app and the magazine. Or at least there used to...

Twitter to lay off up to 336 team members, or 8 percent of its work force

Twitter will be laying off a number of its workers as part of an overall restructuring of the social networking company. In a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, it said that it plans to lay off up to 336 team members, or about 8 percent of its total work force. Twitter...
CloudPlayer by doubleTwist picks up Android Auto and Android Wear support

CloudPlayer by doubleTwist picks up Android Auto and Android Wear support

DoubleTwist's CloudPlayer, an app that turns your favorite cloud storage service into a streaming music locker, has received an update that brings along a double-whammy of improvements with Android Auto and Android Wear support. Here's the full breakdown of what's new in the latest CloudPlayer...
TuneIn and NFL

TuneIn Premium adds streaming play-by-play feeds for all NFL teams and more

Earlier this year, the TuneIn streaming audio service announced a new subscription tier, TuneIn Premium, offering more content for $7.99 a month. Now TuneIn Premium will add coverage of the National Football League in a multi-year agreement that will offer listeners access to live play-by-play...

YouTube expands its global reach with new local versions in seven more countries

YouTube can be accessed nearly everyone on the planet, but the number of countries with localized versions of the video service continues to increase as well. Google announced seven more countries and territories (The Adriatics, the Baltics, Bulgaria, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Belarus)...
Apps of the week

AC editors' apps of the week: SwiftKey Neural Alpha, Nibblers, Revolution and more

Our weekly app picks It's Appday Sunday and that means we're back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use. Give...
Hulu to launch virtual reality app for Samsung Gear VR in November

Hulu to launch virtual reality app for Samsung Gear VR in November

Hulu is ready to make its first steps into VR territory starting in November. It was previously announce that Hulu would be coming to the Samsung Gear VR headset this fall, but Hulu's head of distribution, Tim Connolly, has now confirmed the app will launch alongside the new Gear VR headset in...
Pumpkin Crush

Spooky House Pumpkin Crush for Android Wear brings matching games to your smartwatch

With Halloween just a few short weeks away all things spooky are coming out of the woodwork. That's true on your Smartwatch as well with Spooky Pumpkin Smash on Android Wear. This fun matching style games has tons of options, and involves matching up and subsequently smashing pumpkins. Besides...
LogMeIn acquires LastPass

LogMeIn acquires popular password management company LastPass

The popular password management company LastPass has been acquired by LogMeIn. The deal, which was announced by LastPass on its blog, is now complete. So, what does this mean for current LastPass users? The company says "great things!" We will continue to build and improve LastPass for our...