Google Refreshes Look of Play Store for Android Devices
Google today relaunched the Google Play Store with a fresh new design. The Google Play Store app for both Android smartphones and tablets has been updated to reflect to new appearance of the store. According to Google, the new Play Store offers larger images and does a better job of grouping together similar content. Items are arranged on virtual cards, similar to how Google Now behaves on Jelly Bean devices. The store is also more colorful, as it does away with the dark theme of the older version. The revised storefront also offers more personalized app and content recommendations, and a quicker check-out process. The redesigned Google Play store app will be available today for Android phones and tablets running Android 2.2 (Froyo) and above.
Google Play Store Update Hitting Android Devices
Google has redesigned the Play Store and is pushing the new version to Android devices this week. The refreshed content store is significantly altered and makes locating apps, games, movies, TV, and music easier on the eyes thanks to new tabs.
Google Adjusts Google Now Cards and Search
Google has updated the appearance of its Google Now and Google Search tools on Android devices to match the company's new design motif. First and foremost, the apps adopt the new logo and font changes Google made earlier this week.
Google Play Instant Lets You Test-Drive Games Without Downloading Them
Google today announced several changes to the Google Play Store and Google Play Games apps that should entice Android device owners to check out the latest games. A new feature called Google Instant Play lets people tap and try games directly in the Google Play Store and Google Play Games app without first downloading the game.
Google Offers Stand-Alone Google Lens App for Android
Google has quietly published a separate Google Lens app for Android phones in the Google Play Store. Like the version of Lens that’s buried in Google Photos and some camera apps, Google Lens lets people perform image-based searches directly from their smartphone camera.
A lot of low-end phones are coming out with 4.0 I am surprise this update even supports 2.2.
The original Droid was my first smartphone on Verizon, I won't touch another Motorola ever again.