Tag Archives: Android Market

Android Market hits 10 billion downloads

Android Logo Google has announced that it has hit the 10 billion app milestone when it comes to the number of downloads from Android Market. In a post on the company blog, Google.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Apple App Store greater money-spinner than Android Market

Analyst company Distimo has produced a new piece of research which throws some light on the workings of Apple’s App Store compared to rival Android Market (and others). The report notes.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX

Google fixing damage caused by malicious Android Market apps

Google has gone into damage control mode regarding last week’s outbreak of malware-laden apps on Android Market. Over 50 apps loaded with malware slipped past Google’s security net, and they were.. more
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Gartner forecasts mobile app revenue of $15bn this year

The sages at Gartner have been stroking their beards and looking into the mobile apps crystal ball. And they reckon that global mobile app store downloads will reach almost 18 billion in 2011, more than double last year’s total of 8.2 billion. Revenue is predicted.. more
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Tuesday NewsBytes: VLC Media Player now on iPhone; Android and WP7 hit app milestones; Tesco iPhone app gets barcode scanning

The latest version of the VLC Media Player app is now compatible with the iPhone and iPod Touch, as well as the iPad. The open source media player is a clever little app that lets you play almost any video file with no conversion necessary... more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX, iPhone News