Google Play store celebrates first birthday with discounts and freebies

Google Play store is celebrating its first birthday this week by giving out freebies and great discounts on apps, games, music and much more.

By Silky Malhotra Published Date
06 - Mar - 2013
| Last Updated
06 - Mar - 2013
Google Play store celebrates first birthday with discounts and fr...

Google has announced it will be offering amazing freebies and discounts all this week to celebrate Google Play store's first birthday. Users will be able to avail deals on apps, movies, games, books and lots more. If you have been waiting to grab something from the Google Play store this is the week to do it.

The company stated on their website, "It was just a year ago today that we launched this amazing shop on the interwebs to offer the best in digital content. Since the best parties are the ones that send you home with a present, today we celebrate our birthday with a festive goodie bag full of gifts."

Google also added on its first birthday, "It's been an incredible first year and we look forward to sharing the gift of digital diversions for many more to come."

Google had rebranded Android Market to Google Play store last March, and had added more apps, music, movies, etc. With its first birthday celebrations, Google is also offering freebies like an additional 10 percent discount on, a $15 gift card from Fancy, free song tracks from The Velvet Underground as well discounts on various apps, games, etc. Google had earlier given freebies in September when the Google Play store hit 25 billion downloads.