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Computing

Google: All Chromebooks launched in 2017 will run Android apps

Google has indicated that all Chromebooks launched in 2017 will run Android apps, along with the extensive list of older machines already slated to receive support, which will greatly enhance the platform's functionality.
Computing

Microsoft Garage will expand to three new locations in 2017 and 2018

Microsoft has an internal "no-holds-barred ode to hack culture" aimed at software innovation that it calls The Garage, and the company has added a few new spaces recently with three more planned for 2017 and early 2018.
Mobile

How to get a refund from the Google Play Store

What do you do if you accidentally buy the wrong app or album? What if you decide you don’t want that game after all? Here’s how to get a refund in the Google Play Store for apps, movies, music, and in-app purchases.
Mobile

22 fast and fluid news apps for iPhone and Android

No matter how you spin it, the days of traditional newspapers and broadcast news are dwindling. Check out our top picks for the best news apps, so you can quickly catch up on the latest headlines from around the global or your local region…
Mobile

Santa Claus is coming to town: Get ready with these fun apps

Like it or not, Christmas comes but once a year. Thankfully, we've got a list of Christmas-themed apps to help get you into the holiday spirit, just in case you want to track Santa or Grinch-ify yourself.
Mobile

Download these 5 great apps to digitize old photos and create 360-degree videos

Thanksgiving is nearly here, and you'll need a few apps to keep the arduous turkey-roasting process out of your mind for a few hours. This week, we've got an app from Google that will make your grandparents love you, and more.
Outdoors

Updated Ski Utah app tracks all the fresh snow you shred this year

Updated for the 2016-2017 season, the Ski Utah app is compatible with Snocru to keep track of the amount of vert and fresh powder you ski this season, as well as the number of total runs, best speed, and more.
Outdoors

Get a free ride to the great outdoors this Black Friday, thanks to REI and Skedaddle

REI and Skedaddle want you start a new tradition this Black Friday by opting out of the Black Friday frenzy, and taking them up on their offer of a free bus ride to an outdoors destination.
Computing

Google Play Store support expanded to more Chromebooks on developer build

Acer, Samsung, and Toshiba can now all say that their Chromebooks support Android applications through the Google Play Store, thanks to a new developer build of theChrome OS. We expect this list to grow exponentially in the coming months.
Gaming

Three puzzle games are winners of the first Google Play Indie Games Festival

Google announced the three winners of the first Google Play Indie Games festival, all three of which are highly addictive puzzle games that are sure to help you pass the time.
Mobile

Tired of Google Play? Check out these alternative Android app stores

If you are hunting for more sources to download Android apps and games, then you’ll find a bumper batch in here. We take a look at the pros and cons of alternative Android app stores for users and developers, and then discuss a few of the…
Mobile

Download these 5 apps to fight off flying monkeys, take 360-degree photos, and more

Hunting for new apps to try out on your shiny new iPhone 7 or 7 Plus? Take a look at some in our best apps of the week, including the new iOS Cardboard Camera app from Google, and Oz: Broken Kingdom.