Mozilla Fennec

Mozilla is now offering a new alpha release of its Firefox Mobile browser, code named Fennec.  Fennec for Android users requires devices to be running... Android 2.0 or newer and have at least 30MB of internal storage. For interested parties, download Mozilla’s Fennec alpha mobile browser at Firefox.com/m/alpha on your Android device.

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StumbledUpon

If you are familiar with blogs, user generated content and different Internet communities, you probably already know everything there is to know about StumbleUpon.... ‘Stumble On the Go’ is now available for Android and it will allow its users to discover and rate random Web pages, photos, and videos. StumbleUpon is a personalized recommendation engine which use...

Trillian for Android

Trillian is a proprietary multiprotocol IM application available for Windows, Mac OS X, iPhone OS, BlackBerry and now (after a long wait), Android.... The term multiprotocol means that, in the case of the desktop application, Trillian can interface with a number of other popular instant messaging clients such as AIM, ICQ, Windows Live Messenger, Yaho...

Google just announced some cool new functionality for smartphones running Android 2.2 Froyo, like the new Motorola DROID 2 that I received this morning. Voice Search lets you use your voice to dictate... messages, look up maps, play music, and even send yourself a note – all from one voice command.

Chrome to Phone is an extension for Google’s Chrome Browser that sends phone numbers, p...

TweetDeck, a popular social networking client, is expected to be available today, in beta form, for Android users. Currently TweetDeck has been only available to Apple iPhone and iPad mobile users. ... The beta version for Android was announced via Twitter from TweetDeck’s developer and should be available shortly.

The universal app melds Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Linkedin, Foursquare...

Google added a new feature to its Gesture Search app, a double flip feature.  The Gesture Search app lets users search by writing specific gestures on-screen and with the newly updated app, users can... flip their phones sideways and back-up to automatically engage the Gesture Search function.

The new application is available on Google’s Gesture Search website

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Kaspersky Lab, a firm specializing in security development, confirmed that it detected the first Trojan SMS app for Android smartphones.  The app, called Trojan-SMS.ANdroidOS.FakePlayer.a, is disguised... as a media player and prompts users to install its 13KB .APK application file.  The Trojan is SMS-based and sends text messages to premium messaging service phone numbers that results in large phone bill...

We are hoping this rumor pans out to be true.  Netflix is actively hiring Android developers and an employee from the company was quoted as saying, “good things come to those who wait”... when asked about an app for Android smartphones.  Will we see Netflix hitting the Android Market this fall?  We sure hope so.

[via Android Central

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PayPal app for Android

The official PayPal blog has released news on their latest and greatest application offering. PayPal 2.0 pretty much brings the Android application... up to speed with the iPhone counterpart. New features include bump to pay, which basically means users can bump phones together and send money. This features is likely to work very well with the new R...

NOOK for Android updated

NOOK for Android is a pretty popular application, especially among Barnes & Noble customers. This hot application has now received an update... and those users who are running Android 2.1 will enjoy new features including four professionally designed themes for page and text color including: Day, Night, Sepia and Butter. You can also adjust th...