Android’s platform had received a lot of encouragement this week, thanks to OpenFeint’s $3 million infusion from Intel. The Android Market is beginning to reflect its growing support, with several new releases and updates this week, including Reckless Racing and the popular Facebook game Happy Island.

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Unique Rabbit, free for Android, encounters a number of dangerous obstacles, like rocks and hungry predators. Use a combination of smarts and strategy to overcome each level.



Already popular on the iPhone, Cut the Rope is headed to the Android Market. Developed by Zeptolab, the whimsical puzzler is fun but tricky. In each level, you feed candy to a hungry creature, using the objects at hand in order to line up your ‘cut’ to gain points as the candy drops.