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Facebook Releases Version 1.9 Of Its Android App With Updated Features
2012-04-24 03:33:56

Enid Burns for RedOrbit.com Facebook recently updated its Android app with a 1.9 version that adds messaging and camera features to the mobile software. The udate is available on Google Play, and automatically updates users who already have the app installed. Initial user reviews are positive. "This finally feels like an android app," notes one user with the name Taylor on Play, who continues, "instead of an iOS clone that happens to run on android." Along with fixing a few bugs, the...

2012-04-15 23:01:07

Mobile Business Concepts has released Grateful Patriots app that allows users to show their appreciation for the service of members of the armerd forces. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 14, 2012 Grateful Patriots, an iPhone and Android app that allows users to send thank to armed forces verterans for their service to their country is available for free downloads in the App Store and the Android Market. The app was built by Mobile Business Concepts, an Atlanta based mobile app developer that...

Instagram Comes To Android, Highlights Fragmentation
2012-04-04 12:43:23

Long-time iOS exclusive Instagram was made available for Google´s Android operating system yesterday. While users of both platforms took to arguing about the merits of each operating system, the popular photo-sharing social service topped 1 million downloads in its first 24 hours in the Google Play market. Boasting more than 30 million users as an app only available to users of the iPhone, Instagram already had an impressive base of users sharing their vintage and filtered photos with...

Image 1 - Android App Developers Angry With Google For Slow Payments
2012-03-20 08:46:25

Derek Walter for RedOrbit.com Google´s tardy payments to Android developers has unleashed a litany of complaints on the company´s forums. The issues lit up Google´s support pages, which are the primary point of contact between the company and its developers. What followed was a snowball reaction, as other developers piled on about the difficulty in reaching a human and complaints about how Google handles its Android App Marketplace, which was recently renamed from Android...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.