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Richard Adhikari
The Future of Android, Part 2: Security Snafus
08/09/11 5:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1012 Words

The Future of Android, Part 1: The Legal Squeeze The number of attacks on Android devices has been rising over the past few months.

The malware has exotic names such as "Zitmo," "DroidDreamLight," "Hong Tou Tou," "DroidKungFu," "YZHCSMS," "Geinimi" and "Plankton."...

Richard Adhikari
Has the Time Come for an Android Market Drug Test?
06/10/11 5:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 788 Words

... Android apps are becoming more popular as the Android operating system gains ground in the mobile market. IDC expects Android to take more than 40 percent of the worldwide smartphone market in the second half of 2011.

However, with Android's growing...

Rob Spiegel
Google Kicks Rogue Apps Out of the Android Market
03/02/11 12:30 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 862 Words

Google removed a slew of apps containing malware from the Android Market on Tuesday. At least 21 of the tainted apps appear to have come from publisher called "Myournet," which copied apps developed by others and modified them to include a Trojan horse...

Rob Spiegel
Google Makes Its Ebookstore More Android-Friendly
02/28/11 12:07 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 862 Words

... Android users can now purchase e-books from the Android Market using a new feature that allows them to tap into Google's ebookstore for Android-ready reading. Google launched its ebookstore last December. Users can search its database by genre, and in addition to...

John P. Mello Jr.
Android Adds Web Wing in Market Renovation
02/03/11 9:32 AM PT | E-Commerce Times | 673 Words

... lost in the hoopla over the announcement of Google's Android Honeycomb operating system for tablets was the search giant's unveiling of a new online store for apps for its mobile operating system . The outlet allows consumers to hunt for Android apps...

Chris Maxcer
Android's Racking Up Points, but Is iPhone Even Playing the Game?
08/17/10 5:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 911 Words

... I've been watching all the latest smartphone and mobile device and operating system numbers come in from various analysts, and they've basically been saying the same thing: The Android horde is here. The NPD Group reported that Android accounted for 33 percent...

Katherine Noyes
Google's Android App Inventor: Help or Hindrance?
07/13/10 5:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 811 Words

Google's new App Inventor for Android may be a dream come true for amateur programmers with big ideas for the next mobile app. Whether it will be as beneficial for professional developers, the Android Market or the platform in general, however, is much...

Richard Adhikari
Google Remote-Detonates Pair of Ne'er-Do-Well Android Apps
06/25/10 12:06 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 896 Words

Google announced Thursday that it has remotely deleted two Android applications from users' phones, reasoning that the "practically useless" apps had "intentionally misrepresented their purpose." The Internet search giant pointed to this action as one of many security controls Android posses to protect...

Renay San Miguel
The Android Market: Where's the Ad for That?
12/11/09 4:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1688 Words

Yet new Android touchscreen smartphones beckoned, so when my flip phone developed a bad case of swine flu -- luckily right when my contract allowed an upgrade -- I chose an HTC Droid Eris . Like Indiana Jones in "The Last Crusade,"...

Erika Morphy
Acer Joins the Android Horde
10/14/09 12:59 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 597 Words

Acer Aspire One AOD250 with Android (click image to enlarge) Acer has announced details surrounding two hotly anticipated mobile devices running Google's Android mobile operating system: the Liquid A1 touchscreen smartphone, which Acer first said it was developing when it joined the Open...

Katherine Noyes
An Android Army vs. a Solo iPhone, and No Linux for PS3
09/08/09 4:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1593 Words

'Are Those Tears?'
Speaking of Linux and gaming, there were also other lamentations on that front in recent days, this time specific to Android.

"Are those tears, or is it raining in here?" was the title of Matt...

Richard Adhikari
Acer Greases Android for Netbook Duty
06/02/09 12:24 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 720 Words

... computer manufacturer Acer , which seems to be having an on-again, off-again relationship with netbooks running Android, is now reportedly working on one. Jim Wong, the firm's president of IT products, made the announcement Tuesday at Computex Taipei, Asia's largest computer...

Richard Adhikari
Is an Android Army Mustering for a Fall Attack?
05/26/09 1:54 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 807 Words

So where are the smartphones based on Google's Android platform , which is considered a potentially serious threat to the iPhone? Rumors have it that AT&T will unveil an Android smartphone from HTC in August; meanwhile, several vendors have announced that they'll be...

Richard Adhikari
Google Polishes Up Android 1.5 Dev Kit
04/14/09 11:55 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 750 Words

... creators can get an early look at the software developer kit (SDK) for Android 1.5 , the next version of the mobile operating system , according to Google . Based on the "Cupcake" branch from the Android Open Source Project, the SDK...

Peter Suciu
Android at the Wheel: Google Aims for One Vehicle Ecosystem
05/20/17 10:33 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 735 Words

Embedded Android for Automotive is an entirely new system rather than an update to the Android Auto that Google launched three years ago.

Both Volvo and Audi announced plans to support Embedded Android for Automotive in their next generations of cars.

Jack M. Germain
Google, FCA Test-Drive New Open Source Infotainment System
01/05/17 2:27 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 616 Words

The open source system combines Uconnect with Android Auto. The companies demonstrated their concept design inside a Chrysler 300 sedan at the show. The new system is built around Android 7.0, or Nougat, and an 8.4-inch Uconnect system.

The integration of Android...

Richard Adhikari
New App Marries Android Wear Smartwatch to iPhone
09/01/15 12:51 PM PT | TechNewsWorld | 635 Words

Google on Monday rolled out Android Wear for iOS, allowing consumers to pair the iPhone 5, 5c, 5s, 6 or 6 Plus running iOS 8.2 and above with an Android Wear watch. They'll be able to check phone calls, messages and notifications; track...

Quinten Plummer
McDonald's Tips Android Pay Launch
08/24/15 4:35 PM PT | E-Commerce Times | 862 Words

... internal McDonald's memo labeled "proprietary and confidential" has been circulating, advising employees to get ready for a Wednesday launch of Android Pay -- the successor to Google Wallet, and Google's answer to Apple Pay. Google officially announced Android Pay this spring, during...

Richard Adhikari
Android Pay: Mobile Payment Systems, Unite
03/04/15 11:05 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 672 Words

Google this week confirmed that it's preparing to launch a mobile payments framework called "Android Pay." Google SVP of Product Sundar Pichai discussed the project at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. Android Pay will be an API layer of Android.


Katherine Noyes
Lollipop Could Make Android Stickier
10/15/14 2:18 PM PT | LinuxInsider | 748 Words

Google on Wednesday unwrapped Android 5.0 Lollipop, officially replacing the "Android L" code name by which the latest version of its mobile platform previously had been known. "Lollipop is our largest, most ambitious release on Android, with over 5,000 new APIs for developers,"...

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