Weekly Recap: Google I/O was Another Good One

Kind of a busy week, eh? Not only did we have Google I/O for the past three days, HTC also made the U11 official. We spent all sorts of time talking about both occasions and have links to all of those stories below.

For those of you looking for the big Google I/O recap, you’ll just want to hit that top link. We’ve got it all categorized for you right there, from Android to Assistant and VR, there is a lot of good stuff to catch up on.

If I/O was a snoozefest to you, then jump on past that first link and see some hand-picked links for topics like Android O, Netflix hating rooted users, and Amazon continuing to improve Echo.  (more…)

And the Winners of the 2017 Google Play Awards Are…

Last at Google I/O, Google revealed the winners of this year’s Google Play Awards. They chose 12 apps and games that “give their fans delightful and memorable experiences,” but also that captured the “imagination” of Google. The awardees are everything from smaller indie titles you may not have heard of, to some of the most popular apps you do indeed know.

The winners are!  (more…)