Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Android Facebook app approaches iPhone app in daily users

Facebook Android App Beats iPhone App in Daily Users

Article Snip: "...That said, Facebook for Android still has a bit of a ways to go to catch up with Facebook for iPhone's monthly active user count. ..."

Reference: www.pcmag.com

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Android apps with hidden charges removed from market

Google pulls fraudulent apps from Android Market

Article Snip: "...hidden charges for unsuspecting users who downloaded seemingly innocent services, such as horoscopes, wallpapers and games...."

Reference: msnbc.msn.com

Friday, December 9, 2011

Google Android Apps Hits Milestone

Google’s 10 Billion Android App Downloads: By the Numbers

Article Snip: "...As for app specifics, Google Translate is used to translate 100 million words each week (which kind of makes you wonder if some human translators are finding themselves with less work than before). ..."

Reference: www.wired.com

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Rocket City Space Pioneers App for iPhone

Rocket City Space Pioneers App for iPhone

Article Snip: "...Join the Rocket City Space Pioneers on our mission to the moon to win the Lunar X-PRIZE! Inspired by the real-life mission, players will power through piles of space debris, make precision landings, and race across the lunar surface to win the prize...."

Reference: apple.com

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Free Android antivirus apps

Free Android Antimalware: Not All Useless?

Article Snip: "...Headlines such as the recent article, that did not cover all the products and technologies available such as AVG's Mobilation, do not assist with this education and can lead to consumers not installing protection or thinking about security and this can leave them vulnerable."..."

Reference: pcmag.com

Thursday, October 27, 2011

MyChevrolet and OnStar Apps

myChevrolet and OnStar MyLink Apps Now Available

Article Snip: "...The location-based service might be the most useful to the forgetful drivers. The service lets the driver save the location of their car to a GPS map and to set a timer to keep them informed of how much time they have left on a parking meter. They can even take a photo of their parking location. The app can also be used to summon roadside assistance for flat tires...."

Reference: media.chevrolet.com

Friday, September 9, 2011

App packed Droid Charge

Droid Charge and Droid Bionic Released Dates

Article Snip: "...Samsung Droid Charge has a 1GHz processor Android 2.2 Froyo 4G LTE, 4.3" super AMOLED touchscreen, an 8MP rear-facing camera, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and HDMI port. It also comes with a new spec - the ability to connect to up to 10 mobile hotspots...."

Reference: wirelessandmobilenews.com

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Facebook iPad App

Facebook for iPad to launch at Facebook's f8 developer conference?

Article Snip: "...This years f8 conference is being held at the San Francisco Design center which will be the largest stage ever used for an f8 event, which is leading people to believe Facebook is set to unveil something quite large. ..."

Reference: www.tweaktown.com

Monday, August 22, 2011

The 10 most popular Android apps

Android Users Only Have Love for Top Apps, Study Finds

Article Snip: "...Despite having access to a catalog of more than 250,000 apps, the average Android user in the United States devotes most time to using the 10 most popular Android apps, a new Nielsen study says...."

Reference: www.pcworld.com

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Android malware app

Android malware masquerading as Google+ app

Article Snip: "...can also automatically answer and record phone calls. To capture data, the app loads at boot-up and runs certain services that can monitor messages, phone calls, and the user's location, thereby stealing e-mail and other content...."

Reference: cnet.com

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Apple could release an iPhone 5 in the fall

What Should Be Your First iPhone App?

Article Snip: "...Apple could release an iPhone 5 in the fall, but that's not stopping people from buying iPhones now and trying to figure out where to begin in the app world...."

Reference: www.pcmag.com

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Netflix app works on 24 devices

Netflix Android app now officially works on 24 devices

Article Snip: "...After a recent update, Netflix's Android app now works on a total of 24 devices, and some users have been able to sideload the app on to unsupported tablets...."

Reference: www.digitaltrends.com

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

iPhone app for Google+

Google+ iPhone App Quickly Tops Apple's List of Free Apps

Article Snip: "...long-awaited iPhone app for Google+, but the app has already topped the App Store's list of "Top Free Apps."..."

Reference: www.pcmag.com

Friday, July 8, 2011


NASA Television for iPhone, iPad

Article Snip: "...he NASA Television App brings live and on-demand TV programming to your iPhone or iPod Touch. Watch the latest NASA events unfold in real-time or select from a list of recently uploaded videos...."

Reference: www.nasa.gov

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

What are the most popular apps on iPhone, Android devices?

Shocker: Games are most popular apps on iPhone, Android devices

Article Snip: "...Nielsen has found in a study that mobile games are the most popularly used apps on mobile devices like iPhones and Android phones. ..."

Reference: games.com

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

U.S. Postal Service mobile app

US Postal Service mobile app downloads are popular

Article Snip: "...More than 1 million iPhone, iPod touch and iPad customers have downloaded the U.S. Postal Service mobile app since it launched in December 2009. The free business app has consistently been one of the top 10 in the App Store...."

Reference: www.northfortmyersneighbor.com

Saturday, July 2, 2011

Google+ Android app

Hands-on Google+ Android app – Better than Facebook?

Article Snip: "...The Google+ Android app gives you access to your stream, photos, Circles (groups of friends that you determine), your Google profile and the Huddle group-messaging app. ..."

Reference: www.intomobile.com

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Shazam App

Shazam, The App That Tells You What Song Is Playing In The Background, Just Raised $32 Million

Article Snip: "...Shazam, the London-based music look-up app, just raised a whole lot of money.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/shazam-the-app-that-tells-you-what-song-is-playing-in-the-background-just-raised-32-million-2011-6#ixzz1Q15ZaTtI

Reference: www.businessinsider.com

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Facebook iPad App

Facebook Planning to Release an iPad App

Article Snip: "...Facebook is planning to release an iPad app with “slick design” soon, reports PCWorld...."

Reference: socialbarrel.com

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Sonar, an iPhone app

Apps for socially awkward people

Article Snip: "...you might want to check out Sonar, an iPhone app that launched in May to help those of us who need a little greasing to get socially fluid. Basically, the app connects to several of your social networks (Foursquare, Twitter and Facebook)..."

Reference: www.cnn.com

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Android apps market

My favorite place to get android apps is the Android Market. One of my favorite game apps is MAD Missile Defense when I want to waste a litle time. I also love their movie selections.