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Java ME passes Android as number two mobile OS

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Just when you thought dumbphones were on a decline, think again. It turns out that the top three mobile operating systems as measured by usage share doesn’t belong to the usual suspects iOS, Android and S…

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Myriad plans to run Android apps on non-Android phones with Alien Dalvik

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Myriad Group has made it possible for non-Android users to run Android apps on their phone. For all the people who hack their Nokia or Windows Mobile to load Google’s mobile OS on it, they can save themselv…

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Gingerbread update to Android’s NDK increases overall Android app “awesomeness”

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Android’s Native Development Kit was introduced back in July of 2009 and has allowed developers to write shared libraries in C and C++ that Android apps can take advantage of. Chris Pruett, a Googler and…

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Oracle sues Google over Java patent infringement on Android

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Better late than never I suppose. It looks like Oracle has finally completed some copyright research and found out that Google’s Android operating system uses a little language called Java that they pi…

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droidBooster technology for Android claims to ‘pulverize’ Java code execution on Froyo

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Everyone wants faster Android phones and the common understanding is that to obtain them you need faster hardware. Android 2.2 has promised us a faster code execution with a JIT compiler that translates Java c…

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Appcelerator offers one-stop iPhone/Android development tool

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Appcelerator offers one-stop iPhone/Android development tool

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Want to know why Android doesn’t have as many games and apps available as the iPhone? Age and early adoption are the most obvious factors, but it’s also about the greatest motivator: money. Severa…

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PhoneGap offers multi-platform app development

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PhoneGap offers multi-platform app development

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A new development tool seeks to eliminate excessive time needed to create apps for multiple cellular phone platforms. PhoneGap offers developers a framework to build Java/HTML mobile apps that work across t…

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