GetJar archive

  • Cut the Rope lands on Android
    Apps

    Cut the Rope lands on Android

    By 24 June 2011

    Is your Angry Birds addiction beginning to wane? Need a new mobile puzzler to waste hours of your life? Got an Android device? Well, you're in luck as the ZeptoLabs' iOS classic, Cut the Rope, has finally arrived on the Google OS via the GetJar app store....

  • GetJar gets Facebook-flavoured revamp
    Apps

    GetJar gets Facebook-flavoured revamp

    By 28 April 2011

    GetJar, the open Android app store, is looking to bounce back from losing the Android app rights to Amazon for Angry Birds and has announced a new social heavy setup. The revamped GetJar store includes Facebook Connect, so you can tell all your buddies...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Townsmen 6 review (Android)
    Gaming

    APP OF THE DAY: Townsmen 6 review (Android)

    By 28 January 2011

    "There's no such thing as a free-lunch," Pocket-lint's old nan used to say. But we never heard her saying that there wasn't such a thing as a free Android game. That's probably because she died when she was 92, after being born in 1909 - so she may not...

  • Android Angry Birds debuts for free on GetJar
    Gaming

    Android Angry Birds debuts for free on GetJar

    By 15 October 2010

    The full version of Angry Birds has now hit Android, but Rovio has decided to offer it on the independent app store, GetJar, rather than the official Android Marketplace. In addition, possibly for a limited time, the fully-featured game is absolutely...

  • Opera Mini becomes world's most downloaded app
    Phones

    Opera Mini becomes world's most downloaded app

    By 25 August 2009

    Independent app store GetJar has announced that the Opera Mini mobile browser has been downloaded more than 25 million times from its store. GetJar claims this means the browser is the most downloaded app ever from any app store to date. The latest version...