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Rob Walch
Android's Smartphone 'Lead' Relies on Fishy Numbers
10/01/10 5:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 1373 Words

... read an article recently in ComputerWorld titled "Devs bet big on Android over Apple's iOS." If that is not the definition of "link bait," I don't know what is. Either way, with hook in mouth, I surfed over to the article to...

Richard Adhikari
A Taste of Android's Freshly Baked Eclair
10/30/09 4:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 904 Words

... the Verizon Droid from Motorola arrives next month, it will include a new version of the Android Operating system . Android 2.0, also known as "Eclair," will no doubt show up in lots of other new smartphones over the coming months. Android...

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...

Jack M. Germain
Can Android Grow From Micro-Machine to Iron Giant?
05/13/09 4:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1026 Words

The Android OS is currently available in just one smartphone in the U.S. (the T-Mobile G1, manufactured by HTC ), but many other device makers are rumored to have Android products in the works. The OS may also appear in small netbook...

Erika Morphy
The Curious Case of Android v. Android
05/06/09 4:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1713 Words

Nevertheless, on April 2, 2008 -- only one day after April Fool's Day, Collins noted -- Google unveiled its Android OS at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Google did file a challenge to the USPTO action, but that challenge was rejected,...

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...

Chris Maxcer
Why Haven't the Android Hordes Routed the iPad?
03/14/13 5:00 AM PT | TechNewsWorld | 889 Words

What was surprising? That it has taken Android so long to get anywhere near this point, a projected 48.8 percent of the market to Apple's 46 percent by year's end.

When I take a closer look at the IDC report , I'm...

Richard Adhikari
Is Fragmentation Breaking the Android Dev's Will?
03/22/12 5:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 666 Words

... are losing interest in creating apps for Android because of the continued fragmentation of the operating system , according to a survey conducted jointly by Appcelerator and IDC between January and February. Its results show that interest in Android phone app development...

Richard Adhikari
Google Asks Android App Devs to Design by the Book
01/14/12 7:30 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 651 Words

... well known that Android is fragmented or, as Google CEO Eric Schmidt contends , "differentiated." In a bid to codify design principles for the operating system's look and feel, Google unveiled Android Design at CES on Thursday. This website seeks to help...

Richard Adhikari
Google's Schmidt Does the Android Definition Boogie
01/11/12 11:26 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 743 Words

... Android smartphones sell like hot cakes -- 3.7 million were reportedly activated on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day -- concerns about the fragmentation of the operating system are increasing, and Google Chairman Eric Schmidt sought to allay those fears while speaking at...

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."...

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...

Richard Adhikari
Rogue Android Devs Plant SMS-Crazy Trojan in App
08/11/10 11:59 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 893 Words

... Android smartphone users in Russia have been hit by a Trojan that, once installed, starts spouting off SMS text messages to premium numbers, Kaspersky Labs revealed on Tuesday. The attack is sent through a fake codec -- a media player application --...

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...

Jason Z. Cohen
What Makes Android Tick
05/28/10 5:00 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 1153 Words

... the average user, Apple's iPhone and Google's Android platforms are two variations of the same thing -- they're just software that runs smartphones. Both offer touchscreen capabilities, and both offer third-party applications that enhance the experience. The differences, however, are significant, and...

Katherine Noyes
Froyo Gives Android a Big Dollop of Speed and Flash
05/21/10 11:11 AM PT | LinuxInsider | 793 Words

Google on Thursday took the wraps off "Froyo," the next version of Android that's been bolstered with new speed, tethering capabilities and Flash support . Announced at Google I/O , version 2.2 of Android -- the seventh platform release since it was launched...

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