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Google evidently working on Play Store gift cards and wishlist

16 August, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Google evidently working on Play Store gift cards and wishlist - read the full textGoogle recently started seeding the latest v3.8.15 update to the Play Store app to Android devices. While on the surface the app seems to bring just minor UI changes, the file size was too great for such a minor change. The super sleuths at Android Police smelled something fishy, so they ripped...


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how to update this version ?

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  • 2012-08-17 09:12
  • bJg@

well i hope gift cards are available to philippines. i dont know why the itunes appstore dont have one.

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  • 2012-08-17 03:22
  • fD$Z

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-08-16 11:07 from q88N - click to readYou know gift cards were used in retail stores long before there was any appstores. Please explain why this is "copying"

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  • 2012-08-16 14:12
  • sq2Y

you can see the fanboys dont want to leave their names
so they dont get shot down ..... get real apple havent really invent things the imporve things ... there is a difference

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  • 2012-08-16 14:10
  • M3s@

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-08-16 11:07 from q88N - click to readget a grip you iphone fanboy. everybody copies everybody else

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  • 2012-08-16 14:06
  • M3s@

Come on google.. screw this stuff. Get Google Music to the EU.

And to the person saying they're copying samsung... get real! They're implementing something that just about every single retail or e-retail company has!

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  • 2012-08-16 13:17
  • M3s@

Just like Samsung... COPY COPY COPY!!!!!!!

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  • 2012-08-16 11:07
  • q88N

send them gift card to here.. in uae asap!

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  • 2012-08-16 10:20
  • HxiF

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-08-16 08:02 from vGqJ - click to readIn which part? If it was for other part, then maybe yes (maybe no. I don't know since I don't use both). But if it was for this thing on the article (the gift card as a prepaid card for top up the google play account), then it does not better than iTunes. iTunes already support this kind of payment for awhile.

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  • 2012-08-16 09:59
  • KLR9

finally.... now give me paypal support

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  • 2012-08-16 08:41
  • PvYx

Google make play store better that Itunes, Icloud

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  • 2012-08-16 08:02
  • vGqJ

Seriously is it so hard to predict Android's moves? Someone could make a lot of money as an analyst of Android future plans.

Step 1. Look at iOS features
Step 2. Look at Android features and see what it still hasn't emulated
Step 3. Announce the missing features as a coming feature
Step 4. Watch it come true and enjoy all the Android fans going ooh and aah at your genius lol

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  • 2012-08-16 07:54
  • IWdW

borrrrring! ! !


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  • 2012-08-16 07:28
  • t7Xk

Sounds superb!!! :-D

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  • 2012-08-16 07:26
  • uuJ1

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