We often take a few features of our smartphones for granted. Those of you who live in the US usually get access to all the cool new things first, followed by a few countries like the UK, France, Germany, Canada, and Australia. Living in Lebanon and writing about tech, this feature inequality struggle is part of my everyday life, but there’s one privilege I have now that I’ve started taking for granted too — the basic of all basics: purchasing apps on the Play Store. Read MorePaid apps on the Play Store are available in Georgia and Myanmar, local currency supported in Paraguay and Serbia was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. This week we have the official release of a Yahoo-branded group messaging app, an augmented reality exercise tracker, and a brewery app that can help users gather all of their favorite recipes and instructions together in one place. So without further ado, here are the most notable Android apps released in the last week. Read More12 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week including Yahoo Together, Run An Empire, and Brewy (9/30/18 – 10/6/18) was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
Google has quietly added more countries to its supported locations for developer and merchant registration. First up, developers in Palau and the U.S. Virgin Islands, two countries that were previously completely off the list, can now register on Google Play as well as create merchant accounts. Their payments will be made in USD, which is the official currency of both nations.
But while there is developer support for most countries, not all of them allow merchant registration. Read MoreGoogle Play extends developer registration and merchant support to 10 new countries was written by the awesome team at Android Police.