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Google adds Android Market to more countries

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Google adds Android Market to more countries

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Forget paid apps; there were some countries in which Android users couldn’t get any apps from the Android Market because it wasn’t yet available to them. There are now several countries – a…

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(Review) Cybersynchs promises to keep your information safe, secure, and accessible

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(Review) Cybersynchs promises to keep your information safe, secure, and accessible

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Cybersynchs, a new app just released on the Market, is a “is a service that mirrors personal information from your mobile device over the air to a private and secure account.” What this means is tha…

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Get more done with ‘Got To Do’, a freemium productivity application

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Get more done with ‘Got To Do’, a freemium productivity application

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A couple of weeks ago I wrote about an application that uses David Allen’s methodology of “Getting Things Done”, Shuffle. Last night I found a new application that is based around this meth…

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Canada Android users get paid apps!

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Canada Android users get paid apps!

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Paid Android apps are now available in Canada. I repeat: Canadians can now download paid apps. A previous rumor suggested that the Android Market would be upgraded for Canadians to access priced Android apps s…

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Android apps don’t make money…except for one that’s bringing in $13k a month

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Android apps don’t make money…except for one that’s bringing in $13k a month

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The Android Market has a negative reputation for providing economic rewards, but one developer has found a way to secure a few bucks – $13,000 a month. Edward Kim created Car Locator as a side project whil…

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F-Secure Mobile Security now has a version for Android (1.6 only)

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F-Secure Mobile Security now has a version for Android (1.6 only)

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The company F-Secure, “the leader in protecting mobile devices” announced their mobile security offering for Android. F-Secure has had some success on Symbian and Windows Mobile, and because…

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Rumor: Announcement on paid apps in Canada could come next week

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Rumor: Announcement on paid apps in Canada could come next week

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The Montreal Gazette has published a story that says Canadian Android users could finally get a concrete statement about when they will gain access to paid apps in the Android Market. In an article about the 9-m…

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Settle down, Canadians; Google is the one holding up your paid apps

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Settle down, Canadians; Google is the one holding up your paid apps

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Canadian Android fans have much to be angry about, but they may want to redirect some of that anger to its rightful place – Google. Though many Android fans have blamed Rogers for the lack of paid apps in Canada, Ro…

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Android Apps Alert 11: Music, news, and word games, too

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Android Apps Alert 11: Music, news, and word games, too

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Looking for the best Android apps? Good luck finding them on your own. But if you do stumble across apps people will love, let the world know. Androinica.com encourages users to tweet great apps with the #androi…

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Turn your Android phone into an image-to-text scanner with SnapIt

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Turn your Android phone into an image-to-text scanner with SnapIt

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Everyone has at some point read an interesting tidbit in a magazine and then purchased the mag, ripped a page out, scribbled on a napkin, or snapped a photo with a cellphone. With Android app SnapIt, you can avoid…

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Are in-app purchases a good or bad thing for Android?

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Are in-app purchases a good or bad thing for Android?

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The Android Market currently doesn’t enable in-app purchases, but Chinese company Urbian works around that issue by linking to downloadable upgrades available in the Android Market. While its Andro…

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T-Mobile USA to let customers pay for Android apps on their monthly bill

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T-Mobile USA to let customers pay for Android apps on their monthly bill

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Beginning this month, T-Mobile USA Android phone owners will be able to get paid apps in the Android Market billed directly to their T-Mobile account. At the Open Mobile summit earlier today, T-Mobile CTO Cole…

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Android has an app for kgb (the answer service, not the Soviet agency)

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Android has an app for kgb (the answer service, not the Soviet agency)

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Is it me, or are those kgb commercials freaky? I can handle some creepy guy asking for help in figuring out his girlfriend’s bra size, but the one with two teens trying to feed their dad hamster milk is just p…

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Should customers be upset when a paid app becomes free? #android #itweet

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Should customers be upset when a paid app becomes free? #android #itweet

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Just as I was about to update the Android Twitter App Comparison Chart and our article asking which app is best, I read that I Tweet is now a free application. I checked the Android Market and sure enough, the once p…

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Twidroid updates Android app and launches Pro edition

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Twidroid updates Android app and launches Pro edition

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Media-savvy professionals often joke that if you want to bury a story, announce it on a Friday afternoon when people are too concerned with the weekend to care about the news. Twidroid broke that rule yesterday…

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