“Filthy Rich from Selling Android Apps”

With such striking counter-examples around, we’ve always been suspicious of the conventional wisdom that developers can’t make money with Android apps. Now we have more anecdotal evidence that it’s very possible to bring in serious money as an Android developer, in the form of ...

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Muvee Brings 3D Video Editing to Android

Muvee, a maker of video editing technology for Symbian and Windows Mobile, recently released a suite of HD editing tools for Android called CODEN (Compressed Domain Editing Engine). This week, at CTIA, they’ve announced the addition of 3D video editing to CODEN. Video editing has been an ...

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This is What it’s Like When I Dream [VIDEO]

(Thanks, Priz.)

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Springpad Gets Smarter with App Update

Springpad, which bills itself as “the smart note app,” released an app update today that makes it even smarter, adding in features to integrate with other apps on your phone and provide relevant, dynamic content. The new version gives users ways to take information from apps and ...

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VLC Media Player for Android in 1-2 Months

Work is still underway on an Android version of VLC Media Player, the open source, cross-platform media player that plays just about any kind of file you throw at it, and a beta is expected within a month or two. This new time frame is pushed back quite a bit from what we’d heard in... ...

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AT&T Set to Buy Out T-Mobile

Though not strictly Android-related, AT&T’s announcement that it will buy T-Mobile USA from Deutsche Telekom for $39 billion is news that will have a huge impact on many of our readers. Combining the two carriers’ infrastructure should mean a more solid network for customers, ...

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Kongregate Adds Honeycomb Support

Flash game arcade Kongregate has updated their Android app with an improved user interface as well as support for Android 3.0 Honeycomb. I must admit, playing addictive Flash games on a tablet sounds like something I could easily lose hours doing. Now, of course, all XOOM owners will need to ...

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PSA: Amazon Has HTC Thunderbolt for $179

Thinking about shelling out for Verizon’s latest offering, the HTC Thunderbolt? It’ll cost you $250 at a Verizon store, and $200 at Wirefly, but Amazon has it for $179. Now keep in mind, that price is with a new or renewing 2-year contract, but if you qualify, this seems to be the ...

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Amazon Appstore Titles, Prices Leak

Signs are piling up that Amazon’s challenger to the Android Market will be launching very soon. Last week, we heard that the latest Angry Birds app will launch exclusively on Amazon’s Appstore, and on Friday, the online retailer launched a Twitter account called @amazonappstore. ...

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Droid 3 Caught on Camera

It was just yesterday that we heard about several new Verizon handsets, including the grandson of the OG Droid, the Droid 3. And today, we have photos of the little whippersnapper, including the one above that shows off a swanky five-row keyboard. Hit the break for a couple more poses, then let ...

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Download This: Car Dashboard

Car Dashboard aims to be a step up from Google’s Car Home app, providing not only big-button shortcuts but speedometer and other relevant information. The app launches automatically when you place your phone in a car dock, or can also be launched normally if you don’t have a dock. ...

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PicPlz Adds New Features: Borders and Collections

Photosharing app PicPlz, on the heels of a complete redesign just last month, has added two new features in an update to the app: borders and collections. The new borders features adds several options to the list of features so that you can put a white or black border with rounded or sharp ...

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Poynt Hits 1 Billion Local Searches

Poynt Corporation, developer of the Poynt local search app, recently announced quite a milestone: users of the app have performed more than 1 billion queries and actions. These include searches within the app’s seven categories: Businesses, People, Movies, Events, Gas, Restaurants and ...

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Immersion Releases Haptic Feedback SDK for Android

Immersion Corporation, who has been a leader in touch feedback technology, has released MOTIV SDK 1.0, a tool kit for Android developers to easily integrate a variety of haptic feedback into their applications. Haptics are the touch-based feedback you get from your phone, such as the little ...

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Download This: Seek Droid

Seek Droid is a utility that will help you find your phone when it has been lost or stolen. When you first open the app after installing it, Seek Droid prompts you to create a user name and password. From there, you can basically forget it’s there until you happen to lose track of your... ...

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