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Android has really matured as a platform, but why is app discovery still such a problem? It’s not just that it’s difficult for indie developers to get noticed, the user experience in the Play Store is awful. The search functionality is poor and there’s a lack of curation.

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In this Friday Debate, we talk about Project Ara, Google’s crazy modular phone concept that is rapidly turning into a real product. If you had the power to select the modules in your phone, what would you pick?

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At Android Authority, we like to be reasonable with our views and opinions. While we’re big fans of the Android platform and ecosystem, we like being fair. We can admit when the competition... — namely iOS and, to some extent, Windows Phone and other platforms — have a certain edge or advantage over our beloved Android.

Competition is tough, especially between Apple and Google...

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The Developers Spotlight series consists of weekly interviews with Android app developers. We are looking to help shed some light on the development world to our readership. If you are a developer and are interested in participating in a quick and easy interview, please fill out the form inside.

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While Google was quick to patch its services to close the security hole caused by the Heartbleed bug in OpenSSL, the same bug may still be hounding millions of Android devices worldwide.

Google... patched most of its services last week (including Search, Gmail, YouTube, Wallet, Play, Apps, and App Engine). Recently, the search company also updated the list of patched services to include Google AdWords, D...