Tag: google android

Ars Technica – Google Earth, other mobile apps leave door open for scripting attacks

Oops, just because it doesn’t look like a browser doesn’t mean it doesn’t suffer the same security holes.

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My Dinner With Android – Four months with Android: reflections, grievances and some tenuous metaphors bundled up into a weighty tome

That pretty much sums up every bit of experience of Android I’ve ever heard.

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TechCrunch – Amazon’s Kindle Tablet Is Very Real. I’ve Seen It, Played With It.

If I could buy one today, I would.

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Groklaw – Google Reexam Requests Devastating to Lodsys

What’s interesting about this story is the suspicion that Google and Apple had not previously filed re-examination requests because their agreements with Lodsys prevented such an action, apparently not so at least for Google.

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Silicon Alley 2.0 – Why my Mom Bought an Android, Returned It, and Got an iPhone

His proposed solution is one that Google should really think about, though even that may not be right.

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WSJ.com – Amazon Plans iPad Rival

A new Kindle though I’ve been waiting for that, defiantly pick up one of those puppies.

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Mika Mobile – Android

It’s nice to see that Android has the potential to support developers, though the download and market problems really need work. Probably the most common complaint I hear about across any phone or any maker.

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The Official Google Code Blog – Making money with Google In-App Payments for the Web

Apple’s cut is so out of portion to everything else comparable is the real problem.

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ericbieller.com – What makes iOS user experience so much better than Android?

In a nutshell these were more or less my main issues with the experience of using an Android phone.

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NYTimes.com – Pandora Discloses a Privacy-Related U.S. Inquiry on Apps

Wonder when we’ll start hearing something what this investigation into mobile advertising and I presume privacy is trying to discover.

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