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Ignore No More app locks a child’s phone if they refuse to pick-up parent’s call

Ignore No More app locks a child’s phone if they refuse to pick-up parent’s call

By 18 August 2014

A Texan mother and former soldier has come up with an app to stop her child ignoring her calls. And it's now available for anyone. The Ignore No More app allows parents to disable their child's phone if they're not answering calls or texts. The child... >>

Game of Thrones season 4 piracy records prompt quick digital release? Now on Google Play, Amazon, etc

Game of Thrones season 4 piracy records prompt quick digital release? Now on Google Play, Amazon, etc

By 19 June 2014

Not only was the first episode of Game of Thrones season four revealed to be the most pirated series of a TV show ever, but it is surely the fastest to hit the streets after its broadcast run. The last episode of the season, The Children, screened in... >>

Google will give you £50 Google Play credit when you buy a Nexus 7

Google will give you £50 Google Play credit when you buy a Nexus 7

By 13 May 2014

Google has launched a promotion for the Nexus 7 in the UK. Customers buying the tablet from Currys & PC World, Tesco, Asda, Carphone Warehouse or Very.co.uk will, for a "limited time" also receive £50 worth of credit to spend on the Google Play store.... >>

Which is the best movie streaming service in the US? Netflix vs Instant Video vs iTunes vs Google Play and more

Which is the best movie streaming service in the US? Netflix vs Instant Video vs iTunes vs Google Play and more

By 10 May 2014

Pocket-lint has already detailed the best media streaming services available in the UK, and now we've done the same for the US. Such services have become increasingly important to the way that we consume our content, and fortunately, there are so many... >>

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition now available on Google Play for Android too

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition now available on Google Play for Android too

By 18 April 2014

Attention Android RPG fans: Baldur's Gate has come to Android. First published in 1998 and developed by BioWare, Baldur's Gate is a Dungeons and Dragons-style role-playing game for Mac and PC. And now it's available for Android as Baldur's Gate: Enhanced... >>

Buy a Chromecast in the UK and get £4.99 free Google Play credit

Buy a Chromecast in the UK and get £4.99 free Google Play credit

By 18 April 2014

Google is offering customers who buy its content streaming dongle almost five pounds worth of credit on Google Play to spend on their favourite movies, games or music, and what's more, those who have bought a Chromecast in the country since its release... >>

Apple iTunes store app for Android devices could be in the works

Apple iTunes store app for Android devices could be in the works

By 21 March 2014

Apple's iTunes store is exclusive to iOS devices. This is a fact of life. However, a recent report has claimed Apple is now considering giving Android device users access by launching a standalone iTunes app on Google Play. Billboard has reported - citing... >>

Threes puzzle game for Android lands in Google Play

Threes puzzle game for Android lands in Google Play

By 13 March 2014

As promised, Threes is now available on the Google Play store for Android devices. Described as a "tiny puzzle that grows on you," the number app originally launched on iOS for $1.99. The Android counterpart, which developer Hidden Variable Studios teased... >>

Google Play to celebrate its second birthday by giving away freebies?

Google Play to celebrate its second birthday by giving away freebies?

By 4 March 2014

It looks Google Play might be about to start giving away games, apps, music and more to celebrate its second birthday. The Google Play store in Australia, which is ahead of the rest of the world in time zones, has already got the sale under way. The UK... >>

Google closes Currents news reader, pushing users to Google Play Newsstand instead

Google closes Currents news reader, pushing users to Google Play Newsstand instead

By 20 February 2014

Google has officially closed its Currents news reader app for Android, available since December 2011.  Google isn't leaving news junkies out to dry however, pushing Currents users over to the newer Google Play Newsstand app.  In version 2.3 of... >>