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Toolbox for Google Play Store, our Chrome extension for enhancing the Play Store, is now available on Opera

Toolbox for Google Play Store, our Chrome extension for enhancing the Play Store, is now available on Opera

Back in December, we announced Toolbox for Google Play Store, a Chrome extension designed to improve the Play Store desktop site. It adds integration with several sites (including Android Police,
Chrome 57 adds Custom Tabs improvements, more search engine options, WebAssembly support, and more [APK Download]

Chrome 57 adds Custom Tabs improvements, more search engine options, WebAssembly support, and more [APK Download]

A few days after the release of Chrome 57 for the desktop, Google has started pushing out the latest update to Android users. This time around, Chrome has more controls for Chrome Custom Tabs, the
LG adds US unlocked LG G5 (RS988) to bootloader unlock tool

LG adds US unlocked LG G5 (RS988) to bootloader unlock tool

Okay look, the LG G5 was not a successful phone. There's little reason at this point to run out and buy one, but that doesn't mean there's no reason. LG just added the US unlocked model (RS988) to its
[Deal Alert} Grab an EcoBee3 Lite thermostat for $144 ($25 off)

[Deal Alert} Grab an EcoBee3 Lite thermostat for $144 ($25 off)

If you're not interested in the relatively high price of the Nest, and Honeywell's offerings aren't sitting well with you, then this deal might be worth looking at. Amazon has the EcoBee3 Lite smart
Honor 6X (Nougat) review: A great value proposition

Honor 6X (Nougat) review: A great value proposition

Huawei is keeping up its attempts to break into the saturated U.S. smartphone market with its sub-brand Honor. It started with the 5X and continued with the Honor 8. The premise is to bring mid- or
Latest Play Store visual tweaks adjust search results and border elements

Latest Play Store visual tweaks adjust search results and border elements

Google likes to adjust the Play Store more or less continuously, changing things in big or small ways for a small subset of users before rolling things out (or not) to Android at large. The latest
You can now pre-order the LG G6 from Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and Best Buy

You can now pre-order the LG G6 from Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and Best Buy

The LG G6 was officially revealed nearly a month ago, after virtually every aspect of the phone was already leaked. If you're planning on buying it, you can now secure a pre-order from Verizon,
[Deal Alert] Check out these free apps (and books) from the last few days

[Deal Alert] Check out these free apps (and books) from the last few days

Here we are with another round of freebies in the Play Store. We've got a bunch of apps and games to check out, plus a trilogy, that will cost you nothing. So let's dive in, shall we? 2-bit Cowboy
Android O rumor points to revamped notifications, picture-in-picture mode, and more

Android O rumor points to revamped notifications, picture-in-picture mode, and more

Google will most likely take the wraps off Android O at I/O this year, possibly with a developer preview for us to test. What's going to happen in Android O? No one is sure yet, but 9to5Google has
[Deal Alert] Enjoy some 60 percent off coupon codes for 6 different Spigen LG G6 cases and a tempered glass screen protector

[Deal Alert] Enjoy some 60 percent off coupon codes for 6 different Spigen LG G6 cases and a tempered glass screen protector

Spigen is one of my personal favorite phone case manufacturers. Its cases are consistently well made, with quality materials, and precision crafting. They also are affordable, which makes this deal
Android TV Remote Service now updated through the Play Store

Android TV Remote Service now updated through the Play Store

All Android TV devices come with a remote control, but those things do have a way of getting lost in the couch cushions. Luckily, your phone can connect to the TV box and act as a remote. Not as
YouTube is dropping the 10K subscriber requirement for mobile live streaming

YouTube is dropping the 10K subscriber requirement for mobile live streaming

Back in February, the YouTube app on Android added the ability to livestream straight from your phone/tablet, much like Periscope and Instagram Live. There was one catch - your channel needed at least
The Montblanc Summit is another luxury Android Wear watch, starting at $890

The Montblanc Summit is another luxury Android Wear watch, starting at $890

Tag Heuer recently announced a new absurdly-expensive Android Wear watch, the Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45 (that's a mouthful). Now Montblanc, a well-known German manufacturer for luxury watches and
[Frozen Assets] LG's G4 and V10 bootloop problems result in a class-action lawsuit

[Frozen Assets] LG's G4 and V10 bootloop problems result in a class-action lawsuit

LG's bootloop problems have become the butt of the joke online over the past few months. While Samsung was busy cooling down the fire of its Note7 fiasco, LG was getting heat over its freezing LG G4
[Update: Gone] Game of Thrones season 5 is free on Google Play, but only in SD

[Update: Gone] Game of Thrones season 5 is free on Google Play, but only in SD

Update 1: 2017/03/17 8:12am PDT Fun's over, folks - Google appears to have put the price back to the standard $28.99. Well done if you managed to grab it for free. Free stuff is free stuff, no
WhatsApp adds Google Gboard GIF support

WhatsApp adds Google Gboard GIF support

WhatsApp's history with GIFs has taken us through a long winding road until the app added proper GIF sharing and then searching. The latter, however, was only supported through WhatsApp's own
Uber attempts to improve its drivers' lives by overhauling the route navigation experience

Uber attempts to improve its drivers' lives by overhauling the route navigation experience

While most of us think of Uber from a passenger's point of view and using the service to get somewhere, there is another side to that coin. Drivers are, obviously, quite fundamental to the success of
HTC U Ultra review: As confusing as it is pretty

HTC U Ultra review: As confusing as it is pretty

I've been using the HTC U Ultra for a little over a full week now. It's the latest "flagship" (I know, that word) from HTC, and the specifications generally would support such a classification. A
Google Voice gets its first feature update since being revived

Google Voice gets its first feature update since being revived

Google Voice was waning a few weeks ago, then Google suddenly brought it back and gave it a fresh coat of paint. That was just the first step, though. Google promised it would continue updating Google
[Update: Google responds] Google Assistant promoting Beauty and the Beast blurs the lines between advertising and news

[Update: Google responds] Google Assistant promoting Beauty and the Beast blurs the lines between advertising and news

Update 1: 2017/03/16 3:22pm PDT 9to5Google received another statement from Google, saying that it was an attempt to integrate 'timely content' into Assistant and was definitely not an ad. Here is