Twitter Suspends UberTwitter and twidroyd for Policy Violations, Now What?

Twitter has handed down a few suspensions today for some Android twitter clients. Thanks to violations of policies, users are being forced to look elsewhere.

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The End Of The Road For Google Buzz?

Since its highly controversial release back in February of 2010, Google Buzz has failed to attract a fair share of positive spotlight. In fact, besides Buzz’s deep Gmail and Maps integration, the service doesn’t really bring anything truly unique to the table. For the social service ...

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Tweetcaster Lets You Tell Tweeters to Zip It

With Tivo, I almost never watch live TV, delaying even big games and season finales so that I can skip the ads. But since I always have one eye on Twitter, occasionally a surprise is spoiled when I see someone tweet who's watching in real time. Handmark's Twitter client Tweetcaster has added a ...

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Watch What You Say: YouMail Adds “Social Voicemail”

Think twice before you leave a message with that fascinating story about what’s happening to the toenail on your pinky toe: it may end up on Facebook. YouMail (and competitor PhoneFusion) has been providing visual voicemail for Android since long before a Google Voice app existed, and ...

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Dan Morill: No Minimum Requirements for Honeycomb

Rejoice, folks. This tweet from Dan Morrill, Android Open Source & Compatibility Tech lead,  means more than meets the eye. This officially opens up all possibilities for custom ROM makers, as there aren’t any minimum processor requirements for Honeycomb. Before you worry that this ...

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LevelUp Changes ‘Touiteur’ to ‘Plume’ After Twitter Request

Remember the e-mail Twitter sent to the Touiteur developers, about the name of their application? In case you don't, it briefly contained this message: "Change the name of your app or we will start prosecution."

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Android Trended Higher Than Justin Bieber in 2010

Twitter has put together a list of the top trending topics over the last year, complete with a breakdown of they were calculated. We knew Android was growing in popularity, but we didn't realize it had reached Justin Bieber proportions. Yeah, that's right - our beloved green robot was hotter ...

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Gameloft Announces a Holiday Treat for All!

The Android community has a sort of love/hate relationship with Gameloft. We love their titles and we hate their constant refusal to add them to the Market, making us jump through hoops to get a game from them. Still, they have really great games, so they aren’t going anywhere. In fact, ...

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Official Twitter App for Android Updated

Yesterday saw Twitter pushing out an update to the official Android application. Marked as v1.0.5, the client is designed to look more in line with other mobile clients.

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Twitter Puts its Foot Down

One of the top social-networking sites, Twitter, has recently posted some new guidelines for app developers.  The post on twitter.com found here, still says you can feel free to use the terms “TW” or “Twit”. Gee thanks! But there is a “Don’t” list, too.  Among the ...

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Geo-Social Aggregator Hotlist Comes to Android

The Hotlist has come to Android today, bringing its geo-social aggregation service to those of you who need to know what your friends are up to at all times.

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Twitoc 2.0 Now With Plugins!

Those crazy Canadian guys at Mobi Cartel are at it again!  They have updated their hit Twitter app, Twitoc, to include plug in functionality!

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Download This: my6sense

My new favorite Twitter app is my6sense. It’s also my new favorite Facebook app. And my new favorite Google Reader app, and my new favorite Google Buzz app. My6sense pulls content from all those streams together, along with other content on topics you choose, and, based on what you read ...

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Short Video of Tweetdeck Beta Surfaces

With the public beta of Tweetdeck for Android going live some time this week, I am starting to feel all giddy inside as I look forward to tweeting using what I consider to be the be the greatest Twitter manager of all. To help us get through the agony of waiting, Tweetdeck CEO Iain Dodsworth... ...

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TweetDeck for Android Nearing Public Beta

So this appeared on TweetDeck’s blog today. They say TweetDeck for Android will be in public beta testing  by the end of this week. It has also been described as a “thing of beauty” by one of  Google’s Android Developer Advocates. Sounds like this is going to be awesome, ...

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