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Disney publishing exec discusses company’s animated Android experience

While Disney properties are commonplace in the iTunes App Store, the company’s immersion into the Android wonderland is only just beginning. Last month, Disney Publishing Worldwide made the $2.99 Winnie the Pooh Puzzle Book available to owners of Android smartphones and tablet devices. Notes Ap ... Full Article »

August 6, 2011 3:00pm

PingChat! founder on the secrets behind driving 15 million downloads

Free texting apps are just about saving money. Apps like PingChat! give users rich, social and just plain fun experiences the SMS platform just can’t provide. The biggest challenge, of course, is making texting apps easily accessible between users of multiple platforms. With more than 15 million ... Full Article »

July 30, 2011 10:00am

How Newsy creates videos fit to view on multiple Android devices

A favorite app among news junkies like me is Newsy, a video distribution services that provides news and analysis from multiple sources and locations across the globe. The company’s 2-minute videos can be accessed on iOS, Android and BlackBerry devices. Newsy’s 4+ rating among App Store and And ... Full Article »

July 23, 2011 9:00am

Hitpost Sports founder on creating a hit Android app

While most major sports media companies have worthy apps, true innovation in the mobile space will likely come from startups who cut their teeth in the mobile medium. Enter Hitpost Sports, which scored on Android with its free application and plans to release a new and improved iOS title in the com ... Full Article »

July 16, 2011 10:00am

BeenVerified CEO talks about bringing controversial Background Check app to Android

When launched Background Check on iOS devices in 2009, the app was downloaded nearly one million times before being pulled by Apple. Two years later, the company returns to the mobile arena with a new Android app and reconfigured iOS offering. Users who download the free app can ru ... Full Article »

July 9, 2011 4:00am

How Qello brings concert videos to Android tabs and smartphones

“You can penetrate any place you go,” as the Beatles sang in I Dig a Pony, “and you can syndicate any boat you row.” This in many ways describes the multimedia distribution strategy of Qello, which transmits high-definition concert videos across multiple devices. In the mobile media arena, ... Full Article »

July 2, 2011 2:00pm

Poggled founder on bringing drink specials to your Android device

While there are a lot of apps and websites that help consumers land specials on drinks and nightlife activity, few are financially-backed by the investors behind Groupon. Poggled launched earlier this year in Chicago, and plans to expand to multiple North American markets in the coming weeks. Avail ... Full Article »

June 25, 2011 11:00am

How BlueStacks will make Android apps work on Windows PCs

Earlier this year, Motorola introduced to the world an ability to operate Android apps on a large screen with its Atrix smartphone and Webtop Application dock. For those clamoring for more ways to play Angry Birds on a device larger than a tablet, BlueStacks has you covered. San Francisco-based Blu ... Full Article »

June 18, 2011 11:00am

As printing industry enters a new frame, LifePics updates Android app

If you have ever converted a photograph to a wallet, coffee mug or other everyday device, there is a good chance you tapped into the LifePics network of photofinishers to do so. The Boulder-based company, which has a presence in 12,000 retail locations across the globe, is acutely impacted by the r ... Full Article »

June 14, 2011 8:00pm

How Android became WeatherBug’s largest overall platform

Over the last two decades, many of us have used WeatherBug to get a quick forecast or perhaps a deeper look into meteorological conditions. Having started as a popular desktop and instant messaging client, WeatherBug is now immersed within mobile media via applications on Android, iOS, BlackBerry a ... Full Article »

June 11, 2011 11:00am

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