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First Round of ADC 2 Draws to a Close Ahead of Expectations

The Android Developers Blog is reporting that due to an overwhelming response to round one of the Android Developers Challenge 2, they are ending it effective today.  The news comes

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FixIt!: the Market

The competition to dominate the smart-phone market worldwide is played between Nokia/Symbian, RIM/Blackberry, Apple/iPhone, Microsoft/Windows Mobile and at the bottom of the table: Android (but it should better soon). As

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Sprint “Announces” HTC Hero

Sprint is finally putting the word out that they’re bring the HTC Hero to their network. We should be clear – there are no press releases or conferences to report

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Introducing Creative’s Zii EGG

Creative has announced the Zii EGG developer platform and it’s supposedly market-ready for OEM production. Using StemCell Computing, developers are able to write for Android and Plaszma at same time. 

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Google AdSense for Mobile Apps Opens to Beta

Google is going head-to-head with companies like AdMob, Medialets, and PurpleTalk.  A beta version of AdSense for Mobile Applications gives advertisers yet another way to reach potential customers.  Further, it’s

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iPhone and Android Users Can Now Get the Help They Need

Zendesk Develops First Mobile Dropbox for Help Desk Functionality Boston, MA, June 18, 2009 – Thanks to Zendesk, The pioneer in transcendent, online help-desk solutions, iPhone and Android application developers

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Appcelerator Titanium Empowers Web Developers to Quickly Develop Native iPhone and Android Applications

Titanium Beta Release Now Offers an Integrated Platform for Creating, Testing and Commercializing Mobile and Desktop Applications on a Single Platform MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA–(Marketwire – June 8, 2009) – Appcelerator®,

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Embedded Alley Delivers Development System for Android-based Devices – Takes Android Beyond Mobile

Partners with MIPS Technologies in Supporting Android Applications in Consumer Electronics, Automotive, Networking and More San Jose, California and Taipei, Taiwan, June 1, 2009 – Embedded Alley, a leading provider

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Koolu’s Freerunner Shipping Early June

Toronto-based Koolu is in the final stages of prepping their GTA02 version of the Freerunner. The Openmoko-made handset is set to roll out to developers in a beta versions over

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Android Devs Answer Questions, Talk Donut and Rooting

As I go through some of the post- Google I/O tweets and emails from some of our readers, I get the feeling that those involved on the Android have long

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Android Based Trimble Nomad from SDG Systems

ZELIENOPLE, PA (MMD Newswire) May 21, 2009 – SDG Systems, LLC (SDG) announced today the availability and support of a developer version of the Trimble® (TDSTM) Nomad running Google® Android.

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Plugging a Few Android Projects

There are a few projects involving Android right now that we’d like to bring your attention to.  Theses are all off site and not affiliated with us, but we feel

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Google I/O to Offer Plenty of Android Tutorials, Surprises

Dan Morrill has been talking up Google I/O quite a bit lately, and for good reason.  It’s shaping up to be the event of the year for Android, in terms

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Android Dev Phones Get 1.5 Update

If you happen to own one of the Dev Phone 1’s from Google, you’ll be pleased to know that Android 1.5 is now available for your handset.  That’s right, you

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Jeff Sharkey Talks Widgets for Android 1.5

Today, the official Android Developers blog was updated with an article from Jeff Sharkey with information on Android 1.5 and what to expect in the way of widgets.  Written for