Why can't we gift apps and media from the Google Play Store yet? is the case with Google and its Play Store, where one purchases apps. Google is finally going to give Android users a way to buy apps and media as gifts for other users. The company hasn't officially announced the. How to Give a Google Play App As a Gift. As of this moment, Google Play Store does not support the transfer of an Android application from one Google account. How to buy an app for a friend? To give a Google Play Book, you have to find the book on the Google Play site or app and tap Gift. What an incredibly ignorant question. Community Dashboard Random Article About Us Categories Recent Changes. Join them; it only takes a minute: We can only issue a refund to the person who purchased the gift.