Called "Free App of the Week," the section is only available to U.S. users.
Today, for instance, it's offering for free Cartoon Networks' Card Wars game, which usually costs $2.99.
Spotted by Android Police, the idea is not entirely new; in fact, Google ran a similar promotion last year, but it didn't stick.
According to VentureBeat, it was re-launched last week, with first app on offer being Ultimate Guitar Tabs & Chords, but hardly anyone noticed.
Google appears to have re-launched the Free App of the Week section without an announcement, so it's unclear what will happen after the current promotion is over.
Google is making a change to image search today that sounds small but will have a big impact: it’s removing the “view image” button that appeared when you clicked on a picture, which allowed you to open the image alone.
3 years, 4 months ago
Looking for a new job is getting easier. Google today launched a new jobs search feature right on its search result pages that lets you search for jobs across virtually all of the major online job boards like LinkedIn, Monster, WayUp, DirectEmployers, CareerBuilder and Facebook and others. Google will also include job listings its finds on a company’s homepage.
4 years ago
At the beginning of October, Google is reportedly announcing several highly anticipated devices. Specifically Google will host an event on October 4th where it will reveal new “Pixel” smartphones and a new version of the Chromecast, according to a source with Android Police.
4 years, 9 months ago