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Play Store Now Shows Apps’ Original Release Dates

If you have used Android for a while, you might already know that the Play Store has shown when the app was last updated. Interestingly, the Play Store has now started showing the release date of the for applications to give users idea of how long the application has been in the market.

In case you are interested, you can find out about release date of an application by going to an app’s listing from your smartphone. Afterwards, you will need to tap on ‘Read More’ button. If you do so, you will be able to see the release date at the bottom.  Interestingly, some of the applications including Facebook’s release date are incorrect at the moment.

As developers sometimes release new version of an application altogether, the latest feature will be useful to know if the application was released recently or has been in the store for a long time.

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