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Google Play Instant lets users try out games without necessarily having to download them

Since 2016, Google has had Instant apps on its mobile platform, Android. Android Instant apps, detailed in this…

Android users in Kenya can now pay for apps and subscriptions on the Play Store using M-Pesa

It is now possible to pay for premium applications on the Google Play Store using Safaricom’s mobile money platform…

A decade of mobile money in Kenya has ended up fueling e-commerce and other conveniences

Of the Android apps on my devices that trace their origin in Kenya or are developed by Kenyans, almost…

We took down 100,000 developers from the Play Store because of malicious apps – Google

Barely two months go by without me penning yet another hopeless and damning article on some newly-discovered Android security…

Musixmatch, LinkedIn, IFTTT headline early 2018 Android Excellence Awards

In May last year, Google announced that it was shuttering its top developer program. This decision was informed…

Google is retiring the Google Play Top Developer program

All’s well that comes to an end. For Google’s Top Developer program, on its Google Play platform, the end is…

Google Play Store gets ‘Free App of the Week’ section

If you’ve been following our young @androidkenyan Twitter account then you must have noticed that we have doubled…

Google Play is now 5 years old

If Google Play was a child in Kenya, it would’ve officially entered school-going age today after it turned 5. On…