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BlueStack Android App player hits 10 million downloads

Bluestack A company by the name of BlueStacks has a popular application on their hands. Today the BlueStack Android player was revealed to have reached the download marker of 10 million. The BlueStack site launched back in March and they have reported that the first 4 million of theses downloads came within the first quarter of the year. These numbers show...

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Facebook puts its own spin on Android with Facebook Home

facebook-androidLast week Facebook put the word out about a media event related to Android and the rumors have been flying ever since. The latest comes from 9to5Google and says that Facebook Home may be the name of the new project, and it’s going to bring Facebook to the forefront on the operating system we all know and love. Yay? It was reported last week that...

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In depth system information about the underlying software and hardware of your Android phone. Currently displaying system information on the following: Hardware, Operating System, Memory, Network, Di...

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Android is Now the Most Popular OS, At Least Among New Smartphone Owners

Put one score to Google on this slowly heating up smartphone OS war between Apple and Google as new report from Nielsen show that Google Android OS is now the most popular OS among people who bought a smartphone in the six months. Apple iOS and BlackBerry RIM are slugging it out to take the second spot. Don't even think that such data does not s...

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Motorola buys own mobile Linux firm – Register

TrustedReviewsMotorola buys own mobile Linux firmRegisterMotorola has bought a mobile Linux company, according to an industry source, potentially busting its monogamous relationship with Google's Android and ...Is Motorola Building A Phone OS For China?San Francisco ChronicleMotorola snaps up a mobile OS software firmInquirerDid Motorola Buy a ...

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Did Motorola Buy a Mobile Operating System? – GigaOm (blog)

TrustedReviewsDid Motorola Buy a Mobile Operating System?GigaOm (blog)6, 2010, 8:01am PDT No Comments Motorola is finding success with its Google Android-powered Droid, but the handset maker's co-CEO has previously indicated ...Is Motorola Building A Phone OS For China?San Francisco ChronicleMotorola snaps up a mobile OS software firmInquirerMo...

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Android Leads Garmin Down New Road – TechNewsWorld

MobileGuerilla.comAndroid Leads Garmin Down New RoadTechNewsWorldNow Garmin's put its own spin on the Android operating system for its new Garminfone. Will it be enough to put the company's handset venture on the right ...T-Mobile announces Google Android-based GarminfoneZDNet (blog)T-Mobile Introducing GarminfoneCoolTechZone.com (blog)T-Mo...

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HTC Mulling its Own Smartphone OS – Techtree.com

Baltimore Sun (blog)HTC Mulling its Own Smartphone OSTechtree.comSo far, the company has been the most prolific manufacturer of Windows Mobile and of late, Android based phones. This business model has undoubtedly been a ...HTC operating system in the works?T3HTC Wants Its Own Mobile OS: It Should Buy Palm And Grow WebOSSoft Sailor (blog)HTC Lookin...

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HTC interested in making its own mobile OS – Unwired View

TopNews United Kingdom (blog)HTC interested in making its own mobile OSUnwired ViewBy ilinca on 13 Apr 10 - In HTC, Software&Services - View Comments HTC, which makes some of the best Windows Mobile and Android smartphones on the market, ...HTC To Create or Buy An Operating System?BrighthandHTC Looking To Create Their Own Operating System?Phand...

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Apple sues HTC for patent infringement, heightens Android showdown – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

CBC.caApple sues HTC for patent infringement, heightens Android showdownSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)As TechCrunch's Erick Schonfeld explains, the lawsuit seems to target Google's Android operating system as much as it does HTC, one of the biggest ...Apple's HTC patent suit: Can it derail Google's Android devices?ZDNet (blog)Apple ...

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Why are So Many Android Owners Male? – ReadWriteWeb (blog)

Tech EyeWhy are So Many Android Owners Male?ReadWriteWeb (blog)When compared with some of the other smartphones on the market, owners of phones running Google's Android mobile operating system are predominantly male. ...6 ways iPhone and Android users differCNNMoney.com (blog)91% Of iPhone Users Would Recommend Device Vs. 69% Of webOS Users: Ad...

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The NSA & Comp Can Remotely Access Your PC Even When Turned Off or Offline

nsa I bet you did not know that, but the NSA and/or any other Government agency can get remote access over your computer, even when turned off. How about that? By remote access I mean that your privacy is zero, even if you're not connected to the internet or you have your hard drive encrypted. It doesn't matter. The Intel Core vPro CPU comes ...

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Samsung To Launch First Tizen Smartphone Based on Exynos 4

Tizen Tizen is Samsung's own mobile operating system, in case you never heard of it, it's not a weird Asian dish or anything. Samsung is working on Tizen for some time now and according to their Vice President, they will launch their first Tizen based smart phone sometime this year, in August or September. Tizen is an open source operating system base...

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HTC should stick with Android mobile OS – GoMo News

CBC.caHTC should stick with Android mobile OSGoMo NewsI read recently how HTC was a “stalwart” of Android, which made me smile. It wasn't all that long ago that HTC was a stalwart of Windows Mobile, ...HTC operating system in the works?T3HTC Mulling its Own Smartphone OSTechtree.comHTC Looking To Create Their Own Operating System?Phandroid....

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Palm opens for Chinese cash – Register

Globe and MailPalm opens for Chinese cashRegisterThe firm has struggled to meet smartphone challenges from Google's Android and Apple's iPhone, amongst others. And of course Huawei has form in buying ...HTC Looking To Create Their Own Operating System?Phandroid.comGet ready for yet another smartphone OS from HTCMobile MagazineHave Palm shar...

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Get ready for yet another smartphone OS from HTC – Mobile Magazine

CBC.caGet ready for yet another smartphone OS from HTCMobile MagazineMore recently, the company has developed a good number of Google Android phones too. Well, it seems that HTC Has yet another card up its sleeve: its own ...HTC Looking To Create Their Own Operating System?Phandroid.comHave Palm shares gotten too expensive for a buyout?MarketWatchH...

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Solitaire by MobilityWare Review

Solitaire by MobilityWare Review Solitaire is maybe world's best known game in history, and I am talking about its Windows version that came pre-loaded in the OS. The game is like what, 25 years old? The good news is that  Solitaire by MobilityWare now brings an old classic (I'd dare say legendary) to your mobile device, whether we're talking about Android or iOS. There are 2 ...

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Casino games on dedicated Android Apps

Casino games on dedicated Android Apps Casino games on dedicated Android Apps are common to find now. For a while, Android was the leader when it came to dedicated apps and online casino games in the mobile world. This is still the case to a certain extent. Android is certainly doing better than many of the other mobile operating systems that are still popular today. However, Apple is s...

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Essay: Brief History of Android OS

Brief History of Android OSThe popularity of this OS By the later part of 2003 a group of young computing professionals came together with one purpose and that is to create a software development company. This company would grow at a tremendous pace and eventually have a major impact on the cellular mobile phone as we know it. It soon became very clear that the product whic...

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Take Your Favourite Pokies Mobile with Android

cards-766106_640Can you believe that Google released Android only eight years ago in 2008? Since releasing the Android OS, a ton of new smartphones and tablets have utilized the operating system and more people use the Android OS than the iOS. I’m sure you’re aware of mobile gambling by now. More people are gambling on mobile devices than on computers now a...

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Why Are Android monitoring software better than the iPhone monitoring apps?

Why Are Android monitoring software better than the iPhone monitoring apps? Perhaps a big difference that not many smartphone users would know is that it’s not just the specifications of the two mobile OS (Android and iOS) that differs, it’s also about what these mobile operating systems offer to the third party apps. Apple Inc. is very specific with what developers can do with its iOS, but as android being an OpenSour...

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Picking a Multimedia Tablet that Works for You

It’s that time of year, and if you’re looking for a multimedia tablet, you have a lot to choose from. More Americans are switching to tablets for computing on the go and eMarketer expects that tablet users will surpass one billion worldwide by the end of 2015. Getting on the bandwagon is easy, there are a lot of tablets out there, but unless yo...

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Telecom and the Mobile Movement

It's not a stretch to say that nearly everyone has a mobile phone today. In the US alone, nearly two-thirds of the population, own a mobile phone going into 2015. In less than five years, this number has jumped from the only thirty-five percent that was reported in 2011. Advances in technology mean that over sixty percent of Americans alone are car...

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What Are Google’s Plans for the Future?

What Are Google’s Plans for the Future? Google's I/O 2015 was a very interesting event in which the tech giant revealed its ambitious plans for world domination. Ok, maybe not per-se world domination, but at least a world in which Android based software/hardware will be king, as it will power absolutely everything, from your smartphone to your car and beyond. Google's Android "...

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Popular Android Apps Fall Under Security Scrutiny

The recent announcement that Google would no longer be supplying security updates for legacy Android users has caused consternation among fans of the search engine giant's smartphone operating system. With more than 930 million Android mobiles being affected, the decision highlights a growing concern over smartphone and tablet security. These days'...

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Hesperbot, The New Banking Trojan Infects Android Smartphones

hesperbot ESET, the company behind the well known NOD32 anti-virus software, just announced their latest discovery : Hesperbot, a new and very effective banking trojan, that targets people who use online banking in order to gain access to their accounts. The nasty part about this new malware is its design, which is able to circumvent the mobile multi ...

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25 000 Smartphones Infected With Android Malware From Google Play

android malware Dr. Web, a Russian based internet security company just announced that over 25 000 smartphones got exposed to Android  malware after downloading infected apps from Google Play, and that's pretty sad folks. This is becoming the new trend in hacking, the creation of malware infected Android apps which are then uploaded to Google Play. The sch...

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Droid World London 2013 Needs You!

droid world london Droid World London 2013 is an Android related Conference which will take place  at Earls Court 2,  between October 22-23 2013. This is where leading Android developers, along with  Android representatives and industry giants  like Google and Twitter will meet and discuss the challenges facing the Android  ecosystem. Even if Android is...

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