When Google and YouTube joined many believed that they heralded a new era of Internet videos.. Although Youtube's app didn't start in the best possible way, Google's continuous efforts to enhance and improve it have made of it something essential and inseparable from our devices. Right now, Youtube app is a smooth and powerful engine to watch video….
Keep track of your achievements and climb up the leaderboard.
Google Play Games is the official application to enjoy all the games coming from Google Play. This service allows players to compete with friends, earn achievements and see how good you can become after playing for a while. Google Play Games keeps track of your achievements and XP based….
It's neither Wave nor Buzz. It's something beyond and it looks great.. It may be that Google isn't Google's first attempt into social networking. What it's for sure is that it's its best.
Also, it may seem that launching the app when its web counterpart is still in betatesting stage is premature, but appropiate to a world where smartphones become….
Talk to your friends and change your status if you don't wish to be bothered. Hangouts, which replaces Google Talk is an application from Google that allows you to chat and video message your Google contacts. The interface is very easy to use and pretty simple in design.
In order to use it, you just need to select the contact you want to talk to an….
Music is the official Google music app for Android. Google Music is an online music streaming service that allows you to sync your music to the cloud and play it on your desktop computer or on any other Android device. Actually you can add songs from your computer or from your mobile device (or both) to the cloud and access over 20 million songs if….
The Swiss Army knife of translators!.
Google Translate is a go-to service: once you give it a try, you'll never know how you lived with out it. It has never been known for 100% accuracy, but for pure ease of use, language coverage and variety of features, you'd be hard pushed to find better.
January saw another big update - and the app now boasts….
Street View on Google Maps is the add-on that allows you to see 3D pictures of the places. Thanks to its huge database provided by Google, you will see by installing this add-on, 3D picture view of the streets. Really useful to know how looks like the places you're looking for. That's nothing else than an extra-feature that the most of us have used….
Android WebView is a system component powered by Chrome that allows Android apps to display web content. This component is pre-installed on your device and should be kept up to date to ensure you have the latest security updates and other bug fixes.
Google brings you one of the very best mobile eReaders on the market today - and it's free.
Don't snub Google Play Books just because it may come automatically installed on your device (you hipster you) - it's been named as Lifehacker's current favorite mobile eReader on the market. We're talking cross-platform support and syncing out the wazoo, f….
Spoken feedback for native Android applications.
Google Talkback is a system level app that comes pre-installed on many devices, offering the blind and vision-impaired a tool to help them understand written text on their mobiles. It adds spoken, audible, and vibration feedback. You have to explicitly turn on Accessibility in order to be able to us….
Read your fave publications and discover new content.
Google Play Newsstand is an official Google app which lets its users read magazines and discover new content related to their interests. The first thing you've got to do is to choose the topics and publications that you want to receive info on, and then afterwards you can browse the app and fin….
Synchronize all your accounts with Google Calendar. Google Calendar is an application that synchronizes with your Android device and allows you access to all the events from your different Google Accounts.
From the app, you can create, delete and edit events, view all the calendars at the same time and one important feature: email all the guests wi….