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Google Now Launcher May Retire in a Few of Weeks

The Google Now Launcher, a launcher that runs on Nexus devices and is often one of the first we install on devices that feature terrible skins (LG and Huawei's phones come to mind), may be put to bed here in the coming weeks. According to an email sent out to...

Friday Poll: Vertical or Horizontal App Drawer?

Today's poll is as simple as it gets because there is clear controversial divide about the way an app drawer should scroll in 2015. Google forced the vertical scroller on many of you this morning in an update to the Google app, so it's time to decide once and...
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Yep, Your Google App Drawer Now Scrolls Vertically!

For those using the Google Now Launcher, it's likely that you woke up this morning or saw late last night that a few major changes went down. What you are experiencing is part of the Google app update, which went live for a few users late last week. This...

Download: Google Now Launcher Version 1.0.9

Google recently released the Google Now Launcher to Google Play, but it is limited to just Nexus and Google Play Experience devices running stock Android. Thankfully, this is Android, and sideloading applications is extremely easy.  For anyone running a device...