How Droid World examines the future of the Android ecosystem

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With Android systems tipping the balance at up to 81% in units sold dependent on who you read, it’s never been a more fruitful time to be working in Android. There’s an awful lot of excitement coming out of Google I/O, and with version 4.4.4 hitting the streets, it’s definitely something for ...

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Android Events: AndroidTO returns to Toronto on October 17

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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 already started lining up. We believe that 2013 is the year where Android moves beyond just being an ...

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Fifth annual MobileBeat conference to focus on importance of design (July 10-11)

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Register for the two-day event and save 20% with PROMO CODE: AndroidGuys

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Namco Bandai: “Freemium model does not work for high-quality games”

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Namco Bandai, the name behind Android games such as PAC-MAN and Flight Control,  has come out in opposition of the freemium model that is becoming popular among mobile apps.  More specifically, they believe that it’s not possible to sustain a business model using this method so long as ...

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Gingerbread leads all builds of Android at 44.4 percent

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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 and months, Gingerbread has solidified its position as the most popular version of Android, leading with 44.4 percent.  Froyo is ...

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

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Mobile development tips and tools from the Google team.

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‘State of the Apps Industry Snapshot’ Gives Glimpse into Mobile App Landscape

Millennial Media and DIGIDAY released a report today called "State of the Apps Industry" which provides a bit of insight into what the current mobile app situation looks like. How are developers looking at the different platforms for this year and next?

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Developers Seeing Long Term Promise in Android

Apple rules the short term but Android holds more promise in the long term. At least this is what a majority of those survey by Appcelerator and IDC are saying. A survey released today shows that most of the 2,400 developers polled believe Android will be the platform best positioned to ...

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