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Google reacts to Apple's in-app subscriptions with One Pass service

Apple (AAPL) has an in-app subscription service out, and Google (GOOG) has followed suit with Google One Pass, a single email/password combination service that will allow users to purchase content from publishers in mobile apps and on the web. Fierce Mobile Content has the story, which states that ... Full Article »

February 17, 2011 2:11pm

Motorola Xoom priced higher than iPad; Android popularity continues to threaten Apple

Android has certainly taken over a good chunk of the Mobile World Congress event, which is wrapping up in Barcelona. Google (GOOG) chief Eric Schmidt revealed the next OS version, combining Honeycomb and Gingerbread into a single mobile powerhouse, while a multitude of device manufacturers stepped f ... Full Article »

February 17, 2011 10:32am

Fresh Android Games for Feb. 17: AirAttack HD Lite, Home Invasion, Doodle Dodge Lite

Love to fly? Today’s fresh games are about the air and space flight. AirAttack puts you in the pilot seat of a bomber run. Home Invasion lets you control an alien spacecraft on a mission to destroy earth. And, with Doodle Dodge you must move a spaceship back and forth to survive. AirAttack HD Lit ... Full Article »

February 17, 2011 7:29am

Fresh Android Apps for Feb. 17: iHear Network, 3D Digital Weather Clock, Minimal RSS Widget

Today’s fresh apps let you customize your home screen in two ways and listen to content from around the world. With iHear Network, your phone’s map becomes a geo-based radio for content from cities everywhere; 3D Digital Weather Clock gives your home screen a cool 3D look, while Minimal RSS Widg ... Full Article »

February 17, 2011 7:13am

Google may be able to capitalize on Apple’s subscription fallout

Google (GOOG) is still working on rolling out its Android 2.3 Honeycomb operating system, along with in-app purchases to go with it, but the company might want to start thinking about subscriptions. Apple (AAPL) just finally got its subscription policy hammered out, and it includes a few provisions ... Full Article »

February 16, 2011 1:43pm

Cool Live Wallpapers for your Android device

One of Android’s distinctive features is its ability to use “Live Wallpaper” on the phone’s home screens. Admittedly, these fun, animated backgrounds don’t serve much purpose except as eye candy, although some do at least include things like the time and date. Whether you use them or not, ... Full Article »

February 16, 2011 11:05am

Schmidt’s solution to Android fragmentation? Ice Cream dessert

I scream, Google screams Google’s (GOOG) chief executive had a lot to say about Android, sharing future goals for the platform at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week. Dropping more hints about the next dessert-named OS version, Schmidt explains that the upcoming Ice Cream platform will c ... Full Article »

February 16, 2011 10:03am

Fresh Android Games for Feb. 16: Skydiver HD, Karoshi, They Need to be Fed

Danger, danger, danger. Grave peril describes today’s fresh games. In Skydiver HD, you’ll need to avoid the hazards in the air, while Karoshi has you running towards the threat instead. And in The Need to be Fed, you must risk it all to feed some hungry monsters. Skydiver HD (~$0.95) Everyone ... Full Article »

February 16, 2011 6:34am

Fresh Android Apps for Feb. 16: Redbox, Make Your Clock Widget, Norton Utilities

It’s only Wednesday but it’s OK to start planning for the weekend. With the new Redbox app you can start looking for the next movie you’d like to watch. If you visit Redbox kiosks you’ll find this app very helpful. Today’s other fresh apps work to improve your phone. Make Your Clock Widge ... Full Article »

February 16, 2011 6:13am

Game platforms take over Android OS: GetJar, Zynga and beyond

GetJar gets a full tank The Mobile World Congress event is still going on in Barcelona, but that doesn’t mean there’s not any room for some fun and games. Game platform and distributor GetJar announced it has raised $25 million in funding today, making some significant funds available for the e ... Full Article »

February 15, 2011 9:47am


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