March, 2009

  • Android tethering apps pulled from Market

    Google has reportedly pulled tethering apps from the Android Market.  According to at least one developer, who contributed to the WiFi Tether for Root Users app, Google are citing their distribution agreements with carriers as

    March 31, 2009 • Views: 60

  • FriendMobilizer Facebook Android client

    A new Facebook application for Android has been launched by Macrospecs.  FriendMobilizer offers status control, notifications, photo access and more, all with what Macrospecs describe as minimal memory footprint.  There's also

    March 27, 2009 • Views: 11

  • HTC Magic clears FCC with T-Mobile USA branding

    The HTC Magic has passed the FCC bearing T-Mobile USA branding, seemingly confirming that the touchscreen smartphone will be the second Android device the carrier offers in the US.  No official name has been attached to the

    March 27, 2009 • Views: 9

  • The push is on in Japan

    A 'corporate aggregate' has been assembled in Japan to gather Companies. These Companies gathering for the use and promotion of Android. Continue Reading...

    March 27, 2009 • Views: 5

  • Handwriting Android Style

    Those with bad handwriting beware (or those trying to read it rejoice). Diotek have announced their first handwriting recognition software for Android. Continue Reading...

    March 27, 2009 • Views: 10

  • Archos Android Tablet coming in Q3 2009

    In a previous news instalment, an Internet Media Tablet for wireless connectivity, voice and apps was discussed. The device, by Archos will be available around July. Continue Reading...

    March 26, 2009 • Views: 7

  • Android usage takes 5% of US smartphone traffic

    Statistics were recently released by Admob Mobile Metrics, a mobile advertising marketplace. The use of Android as the preferred operating system for mobile devices is up! Continue Reading...

    March 25, 2009 • Views: 1

  • Adobe Flash technology hitting Android soon?

    After Andy Rubin demonstrated Flash working on the T-Mobile G1 last November, the assumption has been that the technology would arrive on Android sooner rather than later.  Five months on, and there's still no sign from Adobe;

    March 25, 2009 • Views: 5

  • ShopSavvy gets real-time local stock checking

    ShopSavvy is one of those apps that, once you'd lived with it on the G1, makes you miss the Android platform if you switch to rival devices.  The shopping comparison software is about to get even better, however, with the

    March 25, 2009 • Views: 4

  • Palringo launches on Android Market

    Palringo rich messaging has launched on the Android Market. Offering a list of communication tools, for all those instant messaging fans out there, this is pretty cool. Continue Reading...

    March 24, 2009 • Views: 5