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[OPINION] Apple suing HTC is bad for consumers, Android or otherwise

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[OPINION] Apple suing HTC is bad for consumers, Android or otherwise

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I am sure that most if not all of our readers have heard about the recent Apple, Inc. lawsuit against mobile handset maker and Android pundit HTC. The 20 different patents that Apple is protecting can be torn apar…

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Dear, Google: Please don’t be as silly as Apple on Market policies

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Dear, Google: Please don’t be as silly as Apple on Market policies

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You’ve probably heard by now that Apple has removed more than 5,000 iPhone apps from the App Store because they were “overtly sexual.” Apple used an illogical and contradictory method of d…

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Motorola Droid gets multitouch in maps (with video)

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Motorola Droid gets multitouch in maps (with video)

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It looks like the gloves are off between Apple and Google, as the search giant has brought multitouch to the Motorola Droid via Google Maps 3.4. As you can see in the embedded video below, it’s easy to zoom a…

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Lessons from Apple: Is Android better with a free market or heavy-handed dictator?

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Lessons from Apple: Is Android better with a free market or heavy-handed dictator?

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I recently received emails from two different iPhone developers. One from a dev frustrated by Apple’s nonsensical removal of his app from iTunes, and the other from an iPhone-turned-Android dev disap…

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AT&T makes fun of Droid in new ad

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AT&T makes fun of Droid in new ad

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Oh boy. The latest awful Luke Wilson AT&T commercial (embedded below) is taking more shots at Verizon’s network, but it also takes direct shots at the Motorola Droid. The commercial takes place in…

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Steve Jobs disses Android, Flash, everything non-Apple

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Steve Jobs disses Android, Flash, everything non-Apple

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Steve Job was talking a lot of trash against Apple’s competitors, including Android and Flash, during an internal meeting, according to various reports. According to a paraphrased account over on Wir…

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How the iPad impacts Android

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How the iPad impacts Android

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Even if you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard that Apple is preparing to bring out a fancy new tablet called the iPad. This undeniably cool piece of technology has a few too many restriction…

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IDC says Android will be #2 OS by 2013

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IDC says Android will be #2 OS by 2013

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Get ready to see that lovable green robot more often, as a new report from IDC says Android will be the second-most popular mobile operating system by 2013. “Android will experience the fastest growth of…

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Android users gobbling up mobile content

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Android users gobbling up mobile content

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Android users are rapidly becoming an important consumer of mobile content, according to a new report released by Myxer. The company, which provides mobile content like ringtones to more than 30 million user…

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Android Gaining Ground In U.S.A.

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Android Gaining Ground In U.S.A.

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Google’s mobile operating system is picking up steam in the United States, as AdMob said it accounted for more than a quarter of mobile advertising requests for last quarter. AdMob is a mobile ad company…

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Android users have Apple to thank for the lack of multi-touch?

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Android users have Apple to thank for the lack of multi-touch?

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We have heard the numerous complaints from Android users about the lack of multi-touch support, there are even some hacks available that will allow users to enable it on their own. Now, at least according to an &…

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