Friday, March 30, 2012

Amazon app store kicking butt

Study: Amazon Trouncing Google in Android App Revenue

Article Snip: "...Amazon's decision to pursue its own app store appears to be paying off, according to Friday data from analysis firm Flurry. ..."


Reference: www.pcmag.com

Saturday, March 24, 2012

Instagram

Instagram registration opens for Android

Article Snip: "...The photograph-based app has become a hit for iOS devices, and has amassed a cult following of millions of users and over 150 million photo uploads. One only has to view a Facebook or Twitter news feed in order to see uploaded and shared images through the Instagram app — taken, manipulated, edited and shared across social media networks...."


Reference: www.zdnet.com

Friday, March 23, 2012

Per Diem App for Continental U.S. (Federal)

Per Diem for Continental U.S. (Federal)

Article Snip: "...This app allows travelers to look up Federal government per diem rates by city/state and ZIP code in locations throughout the United States and its territories. Per diem is the daily allowance for lodging (excluding taxes), meals and incidental expenses.

These rates are established by the General Services Administration for destinations in the lower 48 contiguous United States, and by the U.S. Department of Defense for locations in Alaska, Hawaii and the U.S. territories. The U.S. Department of State sets rates for foreign travel locations.
..."


Reference: usa.gov

Veterans Affairs Mobile App

Veterans Affairs Mobile App

Article Snip: "...Services and information for veterans and dependents, including facility locations, information for returning service members, suicide prevention, benefits, and much more...."


Reference: usa.gov

USAJOBS App

USAJOBS App

Article Snip: "...USAJOBS is working for America! The USAJOBS iPhone application puts the power of searching for a Federal job at your fingertips. This application is a companion to USAJOBS.gov, the official job site of the US Federal Government and your one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information...."


Reference: usa.gov

Etch A Sketch App

Etch A Sketch Craziness? Yep, There's an App For That

Article Snip: "...an Etch A Sketch app. His company, Freeze Tag, has seen sales explode in the wake of..."


Reference: www.nbcbayarea.com

Android-related malware is on the rise

Android-related malware is on the rise

Article Snip: "...Android-related malware is on the rise, with hundreds of thousands of phones and other devices infected. And although Google says it is working to block the malevolent downloads, experts fear what may be coming. Security specialists say the plethora of Android apps has spawned a dark cottage industry that is poisoning the Android market...."


Reference: www.sci-tech-today.com

Friday, March 9, 2012

Best Android Apps

The 75 Best Android Apps

Article Snip: "...a combination of factors: creativity, usability, features, utility- apps that make you grateful you're an Android smartphone owner. You'll find a mix of Android-only and cross-platform apps that were seamlessly ported to Android...."


Reference: www.pcmag.com

Friday, March 2, 2012

Google Latitude App

Google Latitude App

Article Snip: "...See your friends on a map – find out who's nearby and meet up...."


Reference: www.google.com