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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.

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Two weeks left to enter the Consumer Reports App Development Challenge [Developers]

If you havent’ heard, Consumer Reports is holding an App Development Challenge which ends November 8th. This is your opportunity to create the next Consumer Reports mobile application and the

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App Conference and Hackathon arrives this week

The App Conference and Hackathon get started later this week, giving us two days worth of fun, developer-centric news.  The event takes place in Santa Clara, CA on October 26th

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Appbackr seeks to help developers with new distribution formula

Why waste time worrying about which app store is right for you when someone else will figure it out?

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Blackberry Openly Courts Android Developers to the Fourth Annual Blackberry Developer Conference

Poor, poor, Blackberry(RIM). Quarter after quarter they see their market share fall as Android’s skyrockets. This once dominant brand seemingly imploded over night, leaving its customers, employees and loyalists looking