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Deals & Steals

Java Developer Course Bundle, 86% off

If you’ve ever had a desire to build an Android app or tinker around with Java, now is the time to act. This Java Developer Course Bundle puts the power

Deals & Steals

Android Design + Dev Bundle, 89% off

Anytime we run a special on coding or developing courses, the feedback is unanimous. You guys LOVE to learn! It’s amazing seeing our readership believe, and invest, in themselves and

News and Rumors

The future is awesome with Google’s Project Tango

When Google recently sold Motorola to Lenovo, it kept the vey best part of the company for itself, the Advanced Technology and Projects group, which is working on the ambitious Project

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Ouch – Judge orders Oracle to reimburse Google’s legal expenses

Just last week, the judge presiding over the case between Oracle and Google found the Google was innocent of the charges against them for patent infringement. That’s not the news

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How to: view core Android Java sources in Eclipse

I don’t know why this is not really showing in Google Search results, but if you want to step through the core Android Java code in your Eclipse project, finally

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The London Android Workshop happening on November 24th and 25th at Techhub

The London Android Workshop is, as the organizers describe it, ‘a two day workshop designed to provide a practical introduction to Android development fundamentals’.  The event will be hosted by Richard Legett,

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Google and Oracle Attempting Settlement Ahead of Trial

After spending more than one year of battling back and forth, Google and Oracle are in court, attempting to smooth things out. A quick primer – Oracle has accused Google

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Oracle Trying to get 50% of Android’s ad Revenues

We first talked about the lawsuit between Google and Oracle a while back, to refresh your memory, Oracle after acquiring Sun Micro filed suit against Google saying that the search giant infringed on their Java property a total of seven times. Back in Android’s beginning, Google decided to write their own Java machine, Dalvik to avoid licensing fees. Indeed one of the reasons that Oracle bought Sun Micro was that they could bleed Google of some large amounts, as stated by past Sun employees who were part of the process of sale to Oracle. Now the latest salvo in the ongoing court case has been fired at Google. The target? 50% of their ad revenues on the Android mobile platform.

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The Latest Speculation on Oracle’s Suit Against Google

Recently blogger Florian Mueller made a claim that Android copies as many as 43 files directly from Java source code. With Oracle currently suing Google, stating that Android includes code

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“High End Luxury Automobile Company” Seeks Android Developers and QA Testers

Consider this post part job opportunity, part speculation.  We received an email just a short while ago from someone representing a “high end luxury automobile company in Palo Alto” looking

Reviews

Android Book Review: Android Wireless Application Development

While in Indigo Book Store the other day I took a stroll through the Wireless Application Development for Dummies section. Surprisingly this is a growing section with many books on

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Mozilla Ignores Firefox Mobile for Android

Your favorite desktop browser is finally going mobile. Unfortunately, Android users will have to go without. Hey Mozilla – what gives?