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Appstore Developer Select rewards developers who optimize apps for Kindle Fire line

Amazon on Tuesday announced a new initiative which rewards developers who optimize Android apps for the Kindle Fire line of tablets. Known as the Appstore Developer Select program, incentives include

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Jelly Bean nears 50% saturation of Android devices

Roughly a year and a half after making its debut, the Jelly Bean version of Android is nearing the fifty percent mark. New figures showing on the developer blog put

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OpenKit 1.0 is now available for download

OpenKit, the open source back-end platform for “truly social” cross platform games, announced today that V1.0 of the back-end service is now live across iOS and Android, with Unity™ plug-in

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Amazon: Developers seeing significant benefits in Amazon Coins

Mobile app developers love Amazon Coins and the virtual currency system, says a new Amazon blog post. In the few months since the introduction, developers are seeing benefits (read: revenue)

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Android Events: AndroidTO returns to Toronto on October 17

Listen up Android developers! Android TO returns to Toronto, Canada on October 17 for its fourth go ’round. Tickets are available for the all-day event and sponsors and speakers have

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Samsung schedules first developer conference for October 27

The hardware maker’s first conference takes place in San Francisco over the course of three days.

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Jelly Bean is now (finally) most common version of Android

More than one year after its debut, Android 4.1/4.2 becomes the most used version of the platform.

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Jelly Bean now more popular than Ice Cream Sandwich; both trail Gingerbread

Android 4.1+  Jelly Bean has moved ahead of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in terms of popularity among versions of the platform. That said, both still trail the Gingerbread build

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Full agenda, list of sessions for Google I/O 2013 revealed

With no less than 16 Android and 4 Glass sessions expected, Google IO 2013 will be amazeballs.

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Amazon Appstore expanding to 200 more countries in coming months

Amazon this week announced that the Amazon Appstore will be expansion to nearly 200 countries over the next few months. As part of the global growth, developers will be able

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Jelly Bean powers one in four Android devices

Nearly one year after it was announced, Android 4.1+ powers one out of every four Android devices. The monthly developer dashboard figures are out and it shows that while  Jelly

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Google IO 2013 sells out within 45 minutes

As if you might have expected anything else, Google I/O 2013 has sold out in a matter of minutes. How many minutes this time? Well, so far our unofficial report

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Google IO 2013 registration and pricing details

Hey developers! Looking to make the annual trek to San Francisco for Google I/O 2013? You’ll want to circle March 13 on your calendar and set aside no less than

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Gingerbread holds top spot as Android 4.0+ closes in

Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) remains the most popular version of the platform but 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and 4.1 (Jelly Bean) are closing the gap. New figures in the Android Developers

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Amazon Appstore downloads up 500 percent over previous year

Things are looking pretty good for Android developers considering Amazon’s Appstore for distribution. App downloads are up 500 percent year over year and momentum just keeps building. A new press