Google Makes Its Secret Files Go App Available for Download

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Files Go, the secret file manager app of Google’s that was discovered earlier in the week, is now available for download on Google Play. Google’s VP of product management, Caesar Sengupta, took to Twitter last night to acknowledge the app and that it had been discovered, noting that they opened it up to more people are at welcoming feedback. For those who missed it, Files Go is a smart file manager from Google that tries to recommend apps or files to clean up from your device ...

Amid Awful Quarter, Snapchat Announces Android App Redesign

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Snapchat’s quarterlies were announced this week, and as you’d expect, they were quite quarterly. Thanks to more than tripling quarterly losses and uncountable amounts of unsold Spectacles glasses, the company’s shares took a dive of nearly 20%. Unless you’re a stockholder, this news doesn’t affect you, but during a conference call, prepared remarks directly from Evan Spiegel (Snapchat’s CEO) will directly affect Snapchat’s Android app you know and love. According to Spiegel, the company is about to pour a ton of resources, also known as $$$, ...

Diablo-like Iesabel finally has its bugs squished on Android

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One of Android’s finest Diablo-likes, Iesabel, has finally had a bunch of bugs squished thanks to a recent update. Effectively, this finally makes it playable on a bunch more devices. It’s a gorgeous Diablo-style action RPG that allows up to eight player multiplayer on your device. That’s pretty impressive stuff. Iesabel finally works on a greater range of Android devices You’ll battle hordes of repulsive monsters, gather loot, and unlock a bunch of different skills to give yourself an advantage in battle. There are different classes to select from, a range of quests to ...

Netflix Supports Picture-in-Picture on Android 8.1

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If you have found usefulness with the native Picture-in-Picture mode in Oreo, you’ll be happy to learn that the Netflix app nows supports it. The only catch is, you need Android 8.1 (currently in developer preview), making this an exclusive feature to Pixel and select Nexus owners for the foreseeable future. With this feature, folks can start watching whatever movie or TV show they want on Netflix, hit the home button, then continue watching their title within a little window while they get other things done ...

Halloween Sale for NVIDIA SHIELD Games Kicks Off on Friday

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Kicking off this Friday (October 27) and ending the night of Halloween, NVIDIA is hosting a sale on games for GeForce NOW as well as SHIELD TV. From the list provided to us by NVIDIA, there are two games for GeForce NOW players, Deadlight Director’s Cut (80% off, bringing it to $2.39) and The Guest (on sale for $3.39). For Android titles, most are marked at 50% off, including Whispering Willows, Doom 3 BFG Edition, The Final Station, Resident Evil 5, Space Hulk, Killing Floor Calamity, and ...

New Android Wear 2.0 features can now be delivered through the Play Store, no OTA required

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Android Wear is entering a potentially critical time. Wear 2.0 hasn't been received nearly as well as might have been expected, with many observers understandably worrying for its future. Watches were conspicuously absent from Google's big hardware event last week, and the Google Store site refresh has removed all non-Google products, including LG's recently released Android Wear watches. Wear fans could use some more good news to add to the recent announcement of the Oreo beta program for the LG Watch Sport, and it looks as ...

Google Contacts App Update Brings UI Changes, Action Buttons for Quicker Connecting

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The official Contacts app from Google is receiving an update this week, offering a few UI changes, plus new features that should make connecting with your contacts a quicker experience. For the UI, the app is bringing back big contact photos (a requested feature), action buttons that will be displayed underneath the contact photo (call, text, video, etc.), plus a Directory Card where you’ll see things like a contact’s job title, work phone number, manager name, and office location. Also new are changes to Suggestions. With the update, you’ll ...

Google Home Gets New Night Mode, Refreshed App UI

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We’re now only hours away from Google unveiling its next hardware line-up at an event in San Francisco. We’ve uncovered new info on the Google Home Mini and are likely to find more before we get there. But in an official capacity, Google is also handing out some newness to its apps and services before new products arrive. Last night, they pushed a new Google Home Preview Program update to participants that included a new Night Mode, plus the Google Home app UI  got a ...