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Apps World brings 2,500+ mobile tech workers together in NYC this November


Androinica.com is a big fan of events and conferences that connect people involved in mobile technology. Next month, such an event will take place in New York City as more than 2,500 people meet up at Apps World North America.

Apps World is a global event series that attracts app developers, wireless carriers, marketing reps, and others  [Read More…]

Accessorize your Android apps in support of cancer research


October is a busy month for Android considering that the BBQ just wrapped and the next Nexus device is slated to be announced next week. But October is a much bigger month in the scheme of life because it is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A few developers in the Android world are trying to help fight  [Read More…]

Adobe debuts new Touch Apps; Photoshop Touch leads the way

photoshop touch

Today at Adobe MAX, the company announced the next steps for their insanely popular photo editing software Photoshop: an Android version of the application, called Photoshop Touch.

Featuring a ton of touch- and tablet-optimized controls, Adobe Photoshop Touch aims to be your one-stop-shop for photo editing on touchscreen devices. Currently in production for Android tablets, Photoshop Touch possesses both well-known and upcoming features that amateurs and professionals alike will be able  [Read More…]

Adobe’s Touch Apps sure look sweet

Adobe’s cracking through its first-day Adobe Max keynote today. And while we were teased with the Photoshop Touch SDK in the spring, we’re now getting down to brass tacks. The promo video above gives you an idea of what’s going on. And while things are always ideally edited in promo videos, you get a sense of what’s in store. We’re talking full digital content creation on Android (and iOS) devices. And as we type this, we’re watching a  [Read More…]

Google Apps have a new download location — GetJar?

GMail on GetJar

They say seeing is believing, but I’m still not sure what to make of this one.  Google’s closed applications — the ones they keep a tight rein on and not allow just anybody to use — apparently are available through the third-party market GetJar.  Not just Gmail that you see pictured above, but Google TV remote, Maps, Search, Books — they’re all there.  We’re assuming that this is legitimate and not  [Read More…]

Android 101: Search for more than just apps

Android Market Search Android Market Search

The Android Market’s better than ever, returning search results not only for apps, but for books and movies, too. Here’s a handy tip to jump from one section to another. By default, you should see results for all of the sections. Tap into a section, you’ll only see those results. Books for books, apps for apps, etc. Once you’re in a section’s results,  [Read More…]

Android 101: How to restrict certain apps from being downloaded from the Android Market

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Parental controls are a slippery slope on any platform. And make no mistake about it — your child will at some point find a way around any walls you erect. But if you still want to give it a go, you can set the Android Market to only allow apps or a certain “maturity level” to be downloaded to a device, also known as content  [Read More…]

Android Apps Alert #74: Wallpapers and Wallets Edition

Much of the Android world is on the edge of its collective seat waiting for Amazon and Google to announce its anticipated devices. But when the Nexus Prime and the Amazon Android-based Kindle tablet finally arrive, people are going to want to know which apps to install on their new toys. That’s why we’re here to help with Android Apps Alert.

Each week, Androinica.com  [Read More…]

Mcafee Outlines Plans to Bring Mobile Devices Into Security Infrastructure (Apps N Scraps)

Mcafee Shares Vision For Bringing Mobile Devices Into The Security Infrastructure

Explosive Growth of Mobile Devices and Changing Threat Vectors Requires Shift in Enterprise Security Strategies

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 20, 2011 – McAfee today shared its vision for securing mobile devices in corporate environments. The three-pronged approach for protecting mobile devices, mobile data, and mobile applications, is designed to help businesses and consumers manage  [Read More…]

‘Special Enquiry Detail: The Hand that Feeds’ due on September 29 (Apps N Scraps)

Join the NY PD’s finest; crack the case, catch the criminal, bring on the justice

San Francisco, California – 9/19/2011 G5 Entertainment, known for its best-selling iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac and PC casual games like Supermarket Mania, Mahjong Artifacts and Virtual City, is excited to announce that the highly acclaimed hidden object detective story Special Enquiry Detail: The Hand that Feeds will be released on the  [Read More…]