How to Avoid Being the Victim of an Android Trojan

PCWorld - Tony Bradley - 1 Mar, 2011
It is no secret that mobile platforms are ripe targets for malware. The explosion of smartphones and tablets, combined with the lack of security awareness or tools for mobile platforms makes them particularly attractive targets ...

How 'open' is Google, really?

CNN International - Dan Frommer - ‎Feb 28, 2011‎
Google loves to talk about how "open" it is, but the reality is that openness is mostly reserved for its close partners. Editor's note: This is another in a series of Business Insider commentaries debunking common tech ...

Google Nexus S with Android 2.3 ('Gingerbread'): the 60-day internment review

The Guardian - ‎Feb 27, 2011‎
Let's get something out of the way first, and then we can get into the review proper. Ready? Better than the iPhone 4. That's my review in a nutshell: the basic version of the Google Nexus S is better than the basic version of Apple's iPhone 4, ...

Apps that can hold up to Apple

Boston Herald - Jessica Van Sack - ‎Feb 27, 2011‎
As manufacturers churn out tablets and phones with Android operating systems to compete against the iPad and iPhone, I'm sharing my favorite non-Apple applications. But first, a disclaimer: Apple's applications are just plain better ...

MLive.com Launches New Android and iPhone Apps with Advance Internet and Verve ...

Benzinga - 1 Mar, 2011
MLive.com has launched Android and iPhone apps with real-time local news, sports, entertainment, business, features and opinion articles and photos from the leading Michigan newspapers - plus one-tap access to local classifieds listings. ...

MassLive.com Launches New Android and iPhone Apps with Advance Internet and ...

Benzinga - 1 Mar, 2011
MassLive.com has launched Android and iPhone apps with real-time local news, sports, entertainment, business, features and opinion articles and photos from The Republican - plus one-tap access to local classifieds listings. The MassLive.com Android app ...

Bizness Apps DIY App Platform Expanding to Include Android

Marketwire (press release) - 1 Mar, 2011
PALM DESERT, CA--(Marketwire - March 1, 2011) - Bizness Apps CEO Andrew Gazdecki today announced that the fast growing web startup has launched a private beta of their DIY app platform that allows any small business to simultaneously create an iPhone ...

[Hands-On] Chomp: A New Hope For Finding Apps On Android

Android Police - Zak Stinson - 1 Mar, 2011
If you are reading this post, it's extremely likely that you have an Android device. If you have an Android, it's 100% certain that you want to pluck out your own eyeballs in rage every time you are forced to use the search feature in the Android ...

Commonwealth Bank Finally Embraces Android

Gizmodo Australia - Daniel Long - 1 Mar, 2011
If you're an Android smartphone user, you're probably done plenty of head scratching, as you wait for the banks and other commercial sites to deliver decent Android apps. Memo to web developers: we don't all ...

Amazon Hopes Its Marketing Edge Draws Android Devs

ADT Magazine - Keith Ward - 1 Mar, 2011
Software development companies, especially smaller ones that may only have a handful (or fewer) of developers, usually know a lot more about writing code than they do about marketing their products. Amazon.com, on the other hand, ...

Chomp For Android

Gizmodo Australia - Casey Chan - 1 Mar, 2011
Searching for apps through the Android Market can be an exercise in hair-pulling frustration. Chomp for Android makes finding Android apps a lot easier. Chomp, Free, Android. It's amazing that even with the ...

Chomp Makes Finding Relevant Android Apps Easy

Phandroid.com - Kevin Krause - 1 Mar, 2011
If you want to find an easy point of detraction for Android, look no further than the Android Market. While recent enhancements such as an overhauled UI and a new web version for searching, finding, ...

Chomp launches app search engine for Android

Mobiputing - 1 Mar, 2011
Mobile app search engine Chomp has launched an app for Android. While the company's iPhone app's claim to fame is the fact that it can search for native iOS apps and web apps, Chomp for Android is simply aimed at making the Android Market easier to ...

Android.Pjapps Trojan Emerges As Latest Google Android Security Threat

CRN - Andrew R Hickey - 1 Mar, 2011
Researchers have uncovered a new Google Android Trojan that poses as a legitimate application to unleash a botnet onto an Android device to steal data and manipulate device function. Security vendor Symantec recently noticed an ...

Google Makes Its Ebookstore More Android-Friendly

E-Commerce Times - Rob Spiegel - 1 Mar, 2011
Google's e-books presence in the Android Market is one more potential point of sale -- or, for those interested in its considerable free-books stash, one more point of exposure. "It is a way for Google to better control the experience," ...

15 Best Google Android Apps for Newbies -- All Free

CIO - Al Sacco - 1 Mar, 2011
If you just nabbed a new Android smartphone or tablet, or are coveting one, which apps should you download immediately? Check out these 15 picks from CIO.com's mobile maestro Al Sacco. By Al Sacco One of the best things about Google's (GOOG) Android ...

Chomp May Have Just Solved The Nightmare That Is Android App Search

TechCrunch - 1 Mar, 2011
Regardless of what you think about the Android platform, there's no denying that the Market experience for finding apps is pretty poor. And that's putting it nicely. Google has evolved the experience over the years, and the web-based Market helps a lot ...

Great business apps for Android users

Android Apps Appolicious - 1 Mar, 2011
Android devices are a reliable, powerful companion for heavy business users. The operating system continues to improve, so here's our take on some of the best business apps available in the Android Market. Our list is by no means exhaustive, ...

Top 5 Android music apps

FoneHome.co.uk - 1 Mar, 2011
By Jon on February 28th, 2011 Whether you're listening to your own music on the commute to work, looking for something new when out for a jog or looking to create your own music when on the move, your Android smartphone has you covered. ...

Android malware bandwagon rolling downhill

CSO (blog) - 1 Mar, 2011
by CSO, Salted Hash â€" IT security news analysis, over easy! I'm getting more and more e-mail from security vendors in a fever about malware targeting my phone of choice. To call it a new wave of FUD would probably be unfair. Everyone has a smart phone ...

SlashGear Android App Released!

SlashGear - Chris Davies - ‎Feb 28, 2011‎
You've been asking for it, and we're excited to announce that the SlashGear Android app is now available for download from the Android Market. A free download, the app offers all the latest news from the ...

Why Was PhoneFusion Pulled from the Android Market?

AndroidGuys - Chuck Falzone - ‎Feb 28, 2011‎
Late last week, news broke that PhoneFusion's Visual Voicemail app had been pulled from the Android Market by Google. Speculation has swirled since then about the reason why, but no explanation seemed to quite ring true. The extent of Google's official ...

Google I/O Tickets Found On eBay For $2000+

ZippyCart - Charlie Holbert - ‎Feb 28, 2011‎
By the ZippyCart Shopping Cart Reviews Content Team The Google I/O conference is one of this year's most anticipated events for developers around the country, as evidenced by tickets selling out in less than an hour of opening earlier this month. ...

Get free Google Book app from Android Market

Oneindia - ‎Feb 28, 2011‎
California, Feb 28: Internet giant Google Inc. has announced the launch of Google Books app for Android devices. Users with smartphones or tablets running on Android operating system can download the Google Books app from Android Market freely. ...

Google squares up to Amazon and Facebook

Rethink Wireless - Caroline Gabriel - ‎Feb 28, 2011‎
In the battle for mobile web supremacy, Google has seen off Nokia (for now at least) and is making Apple squirm, but as one rival declines, another rises up. The firm is besieged by Facebook's moves to create a full mobile platform, ...

Android Market Available on Android Market

Tech2 - Sriram Gurunathan - ‎Feb 27, 2011‎
Here's something weird. It looks like Android Market is available on the Android Market! Check out the Androidify page on the web-based Android Market and you will spot Android Market residing in the “More from Developer” part of the page. ...

Google deals Facebook a blow

ITP.net - Georgina Enzer - ‎Feb 27, 2011‎
Google's Android Gingerbread will not allow Facebook apps to transfer a users contacts to any Gingerbread mobile phone. By Georgina Enzer Published February 28, 2011 Google is stepping up its data battle with Facebook by preventing the social ...

E-books from Google For the Android Market

Tech2 - Ashish Koshy - ‎Feb 27, 2011‎
E-books are gaining popularity and that's a given. Searching for and downloading books online has been a feature in the iOS for quite a while now and although there are other third-party e-book apps like Aldiko and Moon+ Reader Pro, it's about time ...

International News - Android Apps double in two months

TMCnet - ‎Feb 27, 2011‎
(Slogan (Pakistan) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Android and iPhone are juggernauts in the hand-held smartphone industry. In four years. Some 55 million iPhone units were sold while 160000 Android devices were being sold every day by June 2010. ...

A possible entry into the CRM market for Google?

Memeburn - Lauren Carlson - ‎Feb 27, 2011‎
Through the success of Google Apps, Google has emerged as an enterprise apps contender. While their success to date has largely been with SMBs and early cloud adopters, the momentum is evident. Initially, Google targeted personal ...

 

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