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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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HTC introduces the HTC One Developer Edition

The HTC One, available for pre-order right now, is one of the best Android devices available. Highly appreciated by reviewers and critics alike, HTC introduced the developer edition of the HTC

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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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AppBrain launches Apptimizer to help developers optimize apps for Google Play

AppBrain is kicking off yet another developer tool for Android coders looking to gain some app exposure.  It’s called Apptimizer and, as the name suggests, it helps developers optimize their

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New platform figures indicate Android 4.0 powers more than 100 million devices

The latest Android developer platform figures are online and show a steadily growing Android 4.0 and 4.1 experience.  As of the 14 day period ending September 4, Ice Cream Sandwich

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Google updates developer policies with eye on consumer satisfaction

Google more definitively spells out what is and isn’t allowed within Android apps in Google Play.

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Amazon brings GameCircle to Kindle Fire and APIs for game developers

  For a while now, the Amazon Kindle Fire has stood as top dog as the fiscally friendly Android tablet. The low price-point paired with elegant UI and integration with

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Qualcomm debuts Snapdragon SDK for developers

Qualcomm today announced its Snapdragon software development kit (SDK), designed to help Android developers leverage technologies found at the system-on-a-chip level.  For example, developers can take advantage of features such

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Google urges developers to make “beautiful, powerful, successful” apps, allows devs to respond to user reviews in Play Store

with Google IO coming up soon, Google is focusing an extremely pinpointed light on their developers. The Android Developer Site has a brand new look to boot, and Google is

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Amazon bests Google at developer revenue, says Flurry

While many people may judge the success of an app store solely on how many apps it holds, this is only partially true. If you ask an app developer where

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Google IO registration opens tomorrow (March 27)

If you plan to go to Google IO 2012 then you will want to get up nice and early!

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Google IO tickets to be $900, go on sale March 27

West-coast developers will need to wake up extra early if they want get in on the action.

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CDMA Nexus Support Clarified

Dan Morril posted a quick note on the Google Groups forum regarding the latest rumor of Google no longer supporting the Verizon Galaxy Nexus.  He states its simply a clarification

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Gingerbread leads all builds of Android at 44.4 percent

It is the start of a new month, which means the latest platform figures have been listed on the Android Developers blog.  As we’ve seen over the last few weeks

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Google releases The Guide to the App Galaxy to help Android developers

Mobile development tips and tools from the Google team.