Verizon Droid X Software Updates

Today, Verizon Wireless are pushing Over The Air (OTA) updates to anyone with a Droid X Motorola Android device.

The update will... take the Droid X to Android 2.2. This version of Android will allow for full Flash 10.1 support, along with fast load-times within web pages. This decrease in load time is, in part, thanks to the Javas...

Adobe Air

It’s a session of good news from Adobe right now. Not only have they fixed the security vulnerability effecting Android devices with Flash, but they may... also be set to release a version of Adobe AIR for Android in the not too distant future.

I am often asked what Adobe AIR actually is, in particular by gadget enthusiasts who are not super techni...

Facebook

Facebook has over 150 million users, its own film in the works, and now there are rumors of a mobile phone based on Google’s open source Android platform.... According to Business Insider, the reason why Facebook is secretly building a phone is because it needs to be a platform and not just a service. What better foundation to lay it on than Google’s A...

OpenFeint on Android

FruitNinja is a game originally made available on the iPhone but has since made its way from iOS to the Android platform. FruitNinja is supported... by OpenFeint, which “offers game developers a way to add things like achievements, in-game currency, and intra-network messaging to their titles. More recent versions also add things like cloud...

Verizon V CAST App Store

AndroidandMe are reporting that Verizon Wireless are soon to release their very own fully fledged version of the Android Market, called V CAST... App Store. The notion of a closed application market is not a new one for Verizon, who have been doing this for some time now with the Blackberry devices they offer from RIM. However, it is a bold mov...

Adobe Flash

PCWorld are reporting that an Adobe spokesperson contacted them very recently to reveal that, “A critical vulnerability exists in Adobe Flash Player... 10.1.82.76 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux, Solaris and Android operating systems. This vulnerability also affects Adobe Reader 9.3.4 for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX, and Adobe Acr...

id Mobile hiring Android programmer

World famous games developer company id software are hiring at least one Android developer for their mobile division. The Texas based... firm is the brainchild behind games such as Wolfenstein 3D, Doom, Quake and in 2011, Rage.

Indeed, the mobile division of id is already responsible for bringing us Doom RPG and Rage for iPhone ha...

Android fragmentation dwindling

The official Android Developers website has recently released an updated metrics report on the currect distribution of the Android platform.

... Android 1.5 3 12.0% Android 1.6 4 17.5% Android 2.1 7 41.7% Android 2.2 8 28.7%

This means that Android 2.x versions account for over 70% of the Android distribution. If you head on over to the Android De...

Android TV from People of Lava

So you will have probably heard of Google TV, ‘a software platform for set-top boxes and HDTVs based on the Android operating system... and co-developed by Google, Intel, Sony and Logitech.’ Well, in the meantime a Swedish company called ‘People of Lava’ have recently launched its own Internet TV based on Android too.<...

Google TV image via intomobile.com

The world’s largest TV manufacturer, Samsung, has recently announced that it may equip its forthcoming TVs with Google’s... Android technology. Google TV is still under heavy development but is best described as a ‘software platform for set-top boxes and HDTVs based on the Android operating system and co-developed by...