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27 temporarily free and 36 on-sale apps and games for Wednesday

Another round of app sales is here to brighten up your Wednesday. Today's list is much smaller, so it should be easier for you to find something that you might like. Nothing in bold today, unfortunately, but that's how it goes sometimes.

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Google bans apps that promote or sell unapproved substances on the Play Store

At times, it feels like Google is playing whack-a-mole with all the head-scratching apps that have popped up on the Play Store. Every few weeks, there's an update to the Google Play developer policy, clarifying something, adding new restrictions, and generally trying to curb as much as possible the amount of spammy, harmful, and sometimes illegal apps on the Store.

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Power Shade and Material Notification Shade are back on the Play Store, suspicious library removed from apps

When popular apps Power Shade and Material Notification Shade were flagged as malicious and taken down from the Play Store last month, our main takeaway was to be cautious of the apps and the developer, Treydev Inc., going forward. Now both apps have returned to the Play Store, but with a less-than-satisfying explanation from the developer, there's little reason to lift that warning.

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Telegram v5.2 adds global group permissions, undo chat deletion, and more

Telegram continues to build on the success of its mobile apps, offering everyone additional quality of life improvements more often than not. The v5.2 update is no different, bringing options like group permissions, a chance to undo accidental chat deletions, and a few others.

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33 temporarily free and 54 on-sale apps for Martin Luther King Jr Day

Another week has begun and it's a holiday for us in the U.S. Whether you're off work or not, I have a list of app sales to help you get your week started. Have fun.

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91 temporarily free and 49 on-sale apps and games to finish the week

It's Friday, so here are some app sales to help you get through the rest of the week. I hope you like free wallpapers, because that's mostly what today's list is... seriously, so many wallpapers.

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Files by Google hits 100 million installs on the Play Store

Google introduced its smart file manager back in November 2017 as "Files Go," though the Go moniker has since been dropped in favor of a more simple "Files by Google." In a little over 14 months, Files by Google has managed to get over 100 million downloads on the Play Store, which is pretty impressive for a file manager.

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Play Store to phase out 32-bit apps on 64-bit devices by 2021, all new apps from August 1 must be 64-bit

While Apple phased out 32-bit apps on iOS over a year ago, Google has been taking its time — likely because there are still many 32-bit Android phones and tablets still in use. Google announced in December 2017 that 32-bit apps would eventually be phased out on 64-bit devices, and now the company has provided specific dates for the process.

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19 temporarily free and 36 on-sale apps and games for Wednesday

Another week is about half done, so that means it's time for another round of app sales. Today's list is small and features more questionable items. Have fun and see you all on Friday.

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37 temporarily free and 29 on-sale apps and games to start the week

Good evening. Despite it being a bit later than usual, I have the first round of app sales for the week. Today's list has a few notable items and we see the return of the ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ section — I know that some of you are very excited about this.

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