Close to one year after introducing a Google Play digital storefront update enabling select Android application developers to respond to both positive and negative consumer reviews of their work, Google is finally expanding the feature to all members of the Android developer ranks.
Google is rolling out a new content recommendation engine designed to help mobile websites deepen reader engagement and loyalty.
Google is expanding its Android gaming efforts, introducing a series of multiplayer and social features to rival Apple's Game Center platform for iOS, Android Police reports.
Google released an updated version of its Google+ social networking application for Apple's iPhone, adding photo-filtering features to rival Facebook's popular Instagram.
Google is rolling out version 3.0 of its Google Play Services platform, highlighted by integration with its new Google+ application sign-in service.
Google co-founder and CEO Larry Page championed the growth of the company's Google+ social networking platform and slammed Facebook's competing efforts in a rare interview published Thursday by Wired .
If you're going to be a hater, at least have the courage to be up front about who you are and what qualifies you to knock someone else's efforts to create a great mobile app. That seems, at first, to be the message sent by Google last week when it began demanding that all reviews posted in its Google Play app store be associated with a profile in its Google+ social media service.
Google is trying to improve the quality of customer reviews in its Play storefront, eliminating anonymous feedback by requiring all users to link Android application and game critiques to their Google+ social networking profile.
Google is leveraging its social networking reach to drive downloads of Android mobile applications, introducing install links within Google+ user timelines.
Google is rolling out an overhauled version of its mobile homepage that introduces a slide-out sidebar enabling Android and iOS device users to more efficiently access a host of Google services.