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Topic # 109799 27-Sep-2012 07:27
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Google are celebrating yet another milestone (25 billion downloads) with a '25' sale including 25c games over the next 5 days. The books and movies aren't much good in NZ, but at 25c can't complain about the rest!




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  Reply # 691990 27-Sep-2012 07:37
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Horray!!! Thanks for the heads up. Time to get a good music player.

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  Reply # 691993 27-Sep-2012 07:46
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How do you find which ones are on sale? I can't see anything on the play site.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 691996 27-Sep-2012 07:49
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CutCutCut: How do you find which ones are on sale? I can't see anything on the play site.


Go into Play Store on your phone/tablet and tap the "Celebrating 25 billion downloads" pic

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  Reply # 691999 27-Sep-2012 07:53
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Plus it's obviously 25c in each country's currency. So the apps are NZ25c, rather than converted from US first (but I guess that would only make it a few cents dearer even if it were converted!)




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  Reply # 692019 27-Sep-2012 08:57
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Woohoo! Might have to ditch coffee today for about 14 digital apps!




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  Reply # 692029 27-Sep-2012 09:16
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Grabbing a couple of apps for the tablet as they might be useful/fun :)

I can highly recommend Ocean HD.

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  Reply # 692068 27-Sep-2012 10:07
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This is cool, but so far the apps on sale I already either own or aren't particularly interesting to me :(

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  Reply # 692087 27-Sep-2012 10:26
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Sweet Angry Birds Space and a good Office Suite for $0.50 combined. Thanks for sharing the news!




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  Reply # 692337 27-Sep-2012 16:17
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does the sale apps change each day?




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  Reply # 692338 27-Sep-2012 16:20
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kiwijunglist: does the sale apps change each day?
Yeah, every day for 5 days.



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  Reply # 692344 27-Sep-2012 16:32
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Disrespective:
kiwijunglist: does the sale apps change each day?
Yeah, every day for 5 days.


Kind of. In the past some of the apps are repeated in later days.




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  Reply # 692367 27-Sep-2012 17:22
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Dingbatt:
Disrespective:
kiwijunglist: does the sale apps change each day?
Yeah, every day for 5 days.


Kind of. In the past some of the apps are repeated in later days.

That's true. Always a bit of a downer but it'll do.

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  Reply # 692376 27-Sep-2012 17:40

25 billion downloads, man! that's mind blowing.

Yeah I wasn't too fussed about what's on offer for 25cents but grabbed OfficeSuite6 just for giggles.

I wonder how the Banks feel about these 25cents sales? Processing millions of CC transactions for just a few cents over a couple of days.

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  Reply # 692408 27-Sep-2012 18:52
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wakaridnnz: 25 billion downloads, man! that's mind blowing.

Yeah I wasn't too fussed about what's on offer for 25cents but grabbed OfficeSuite6 just for giggles.

I wonder how the Banks feel about these 25cents sales? Processing millions of CC transactions for just a few cents over a couple of days.


My guess is they'll be happy. Just imagine how many people are buying something purely on the fact its 25cents that they would otherwise use the free version of e.g angry birds.

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  Reply # 692605 28-Sep-2012 07:06
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Having trouble buying any of these apps. from my phone keep getting an error "your order could not be processed, please try again. From my PC the error is says having trouble verifying me and me a link to my google wallet account.  Is anyone else coming accross this or have a idea of how to get around it?

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