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Top 3 Design Improvements in Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

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Google’s latest update to its world-famous Android mobile operating system includes not just a strengthening of the operating system itself but also an overall redesign of the elements in its user interface. If you loved the easy and user-friendly interface of either Android 2.3 Gingerbread or Android 3.0 Honeycomb, you will also love the new […]

Android Versus Everyone Else

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This weekend, I visited a friend who has now replaced his Blackberry Playbook with Android HTC Sense tablet. I took the pleasure to play around with the device, and with an open mind. I have to say that I was literally blown away by how complete HTC Sense (Android 4.0) felt. It is simply amazing. […]

Growth of Android Phones

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Android is an operating system developed by the Open Handset Alliance controlled by Google, for mobile gadgets such as tablet computers and smartphones. Android Inc., was the initial developer of Android and it was purchased by Google on August 17 2005. The Open Handset Alliance, which is a consortium of many software, hardware and telecommunication […]

Android Application Development – Tools and Technologies

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Android is busy conquering the mobile application development market and there are a huge number of companies who have moved on to mobile application development by landing up with Android app development projects. Since Android is an open source platform, the popularity is growing steadily and there are many mobile application developers who are trying […]

What Are The Benefits of Android Application Development?

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A selection of Android app developers has surfaced in the industry in the recent past. As a matter of fact, there are some strong reasons attached to this. Android is an open source platform and allows the developer to gain an edge over his competitors. The developer’s community is constantly working on different applications and […]

Developing Android Apps Using Android Terminal Emulator

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The Android Terminal, bundled with SDK, comprises of a mobile device emulator that runs on your computer. The emulator lets you prototype, develop, and test Android applications without using a physical device. The Android SDK can browse folders, handle files, runs all Linux commands available from adb shell prompt, when installed in the Android SDK […]

Android Operating System

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The Android system is driven by open source software, based on Linux, and allows for creativity and custom screens to be created en mass. Icon driven screens allow you to place your favorite icons anywhere you want them. Android was created to be the customizable, open source, iPhone killer. The system is quite similar in […]

Android Apps: What You Need to Know About Them

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Android apps are applications that have been typically devised with the Java programming language, in collaboration with the Android Software Development Kit. However, there are other development kits such as Android NDK or indigenous tools for extensions or apps in C/C++. There is a visual setting which is known as Google App Inventor which the […]

Google Android and the Latest Trends Enveloping the Platform

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Android-powered devices are all over the smartphone and tablet devices market since the demand has risen considerably. Android is one of the popular platforms for mobile development companies are engaged in a plethora of Android app development projects. Since Android is an open source platform, developers have the incredible advantage of making ample use of […]

Every Man Is An Island: The Fragmentation of Android

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Android as an operating system has had some wonderful success over the last few years. For some time, Android manufacturers took a back seat to Apple; Android was good, but iOS was better, the critics said. Over the last few years, Android’s success has critics seeing the Apple enemy in a whole new light, with […]