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Google Play: Google’s ultimate answer to Amazon and Apple

Google Play brings all of Google’s entertainment services under one roof. What do you get if you take Google Music; Google eBookStore; the Android Market, and the Android movie rental service into one service? You get Goo...
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Google’s Android+Chrome likely a winning combo

The forthcoming Chrome browser for Android is a good move for Google as it attempts to shakes off extreme competition from Apple’s iPhone/iPad, disappointing sales of Android tablets and worries about fragmentation of its two...
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Transformer Prime: benefits of extremely long battery life

James Kendrick has been using mobile devices since they weighed 30 pounds, and has been sharing his insights on mobile technology for almost that long. Prior to joining ZDNet, James was the Founding Editor of jkOnTheRun, a CNET...
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San Francisco hates your startup: SceneTap

When locals heard that Scenetap’s facial detection cameras are going live in over a dozen San Francisco bars this Friday, the new startup received the opposite of a San Francisco welcome. SceneTap was not met with a Ritual R...
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Samsung Galaxy S III: Summer blockbuster defined by superstar software (review)

Just before I went on my vacation I received an evaluation Samsung Galaxy S III eval unit from T-Mobile. I used it for a day and it was an easy decision to give it top billing in my Top 5 smartphones of the summer article. I us...
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Android malware numbers explode to 25,000 in June 2012

In June 2012, the number of Android malware threats increased to a whopping 25,000 samples. More specifically, 5,000 new malicious Android apps were found in Q1 2012 while 15,000 were found so far in Q2 2012. Put another way, i...
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Warning: New Android malware tricks users with real Opera Mini

A new piece of malware is trying to take advantage of Opera’s popularity as a mobile browser alternative on Android smartphones. Cybercriminals have created a new variant of Opfake that bundles the real Opera Mini version...
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Mobile app prototyping with Codiqa, jQuery Mobile

I’ve learned that the right way to build a successful mobile user experience is to test frequently and evolve quickly. It’s important to build and release usable prototypes so that people can try the mobile app for ...
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Nexus 7: A Road Warrior’s best friend

I’ve been writing about mobile gadgets for more than 15 years so when a new “shiny object” appears, I’m usually the first to grab one. Well, the same holds true for the Nexus 7, which I purchased and the...
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