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  • We all adore our Android phones. They are high tech, popular, easy to use and relatively safe for you to surf the web. However there is a new security risk to your phone in the form of security updates, that should not be trusted. Yes, we all love to browse the web on our phone and find out what's new on our favourite sites, like ...
  • According to the latest findings from Nielsen survey, Android is the clear-cut winner with 61% market share, a quick jump from 41% in the final quarter of 2011. On the other hand, iOS fell with a 29 percent market share, down from 41 percent during the last quarter.US market accounts for a 90% of total smartphone market sales comprising of...
  • After making an impressive appearance at Mobile World Congress 2012, the much awaited Samsung Galaxy S3 release date is out. The Korean giant will officially launch the next generation Samsung Galaxy S3 at Earls Court in London London on 3rd May. Just before the launch, we have got the leaks regarding Samsung Galaxy S3 color options. The Android...
  • The much-awaited Instagram app hits Android and achieved instant success from the first day. The app launched last week clicked within the first 24 hours with a massive 1 million downloads from Android users. The app continued its stride at a brisk pace and hit a new milestone of 5 million downloads in just six days on Google Play with 2,000 sign...
  •   Google Maps get Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update and the user interface has been redesigned which makes navigation to destinations much faster and easier. Google Maps has now been updated to version 6.5 with improved support for devices having high-pixel density displays, which will be useful to Android developers. For “High...

Android commands 35 per cent share of the smartphone market

Android edges Apple’s iOS and other smartphone operating systems in the first quarter as the most desired mobile OS. Market research firm, Canalys says Android now commands a 35 per cent share of the smartphone market with 35.7 million units for the first quarter of 2011 as compared to 10 percent achieved in the the fourth quarter of 2010.

Google set to launch video-calling on Gmail Android app

Google is set to provide video calling feature on Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread using GMail which will be announced at Google I/O in the Android developer conference to be held in San Francisco next month. This was stated by a Twitter user supposed to work with Samsung tweeting "Just had a video call using GMail on Nexus S. Impressive quality @googlenexus Gingerbread 2.3.4 #io2011." With this feature, users running Android GMail app can make Video calls through Desktop PC and also other mobiles using GMail.

WordPress 1.4 for Android brings post scheduling

WordPress development team has updated WordPress version 1.4 for Android which enable WordPress users to create post and edit their WordPress blogs using their Android phones.

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Android will dominate the smartphone market

Gartner, a market research firm, has forecasted that Android will grab nearly 50% of smartphone market. Google’s Android Base phones have reportedly increased the market share of the smartphones in 2011. Samsung and HTC have clocked higher sales with Android platform that improved their compatibility and dominate the smartphone market which has driven many Android developers to leverage the Mobile OS platform.

Google Unveils Application Statistics for Android Developers

Google has just rolled out an innovative application statistics dashboard for Android developer that will allow them to monitor their apps published in the Android Market.

Flash Player 10.2 for Android devices released

 

Adobe Flash 10.2 for Android devices has been released that comes with lot of new improvements and provides full browsing experience to the latest tablets. The latest update leverages the multi-core, GPU-enabled processors to bring Flash video content, games and other interactive web content on the latest Android smartphones and tablets. Flash 10.2 would offer Stage Video rendering pipeline that would help deliver a smooth playback of high-definition Flash video content.

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