Google Play Store emphasizes notifications in search bar tweak

The Google Play Store has rolled out a curious tweak to the top of the app that heavily emphasizes notifications. 9to5Google has a rebooted newsletter that highlights the biggest Google stories with added commentary and other tidbits. Sign up here! Google Play sends our various notifications, with promotional ones including: Valentine’s Day on Google Play — Discover apps and games for…
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Google Duo reaches 5 billion Play Store downloads

Google’s premier video calling app Duo has now surpassed the 5 billion download milestone over on the Play Store. While the download figures have undoubtedly been bloated courtesy of global pandemic and the fact that Google Duo comes bundled with Android on millions of…