Tag: mobile

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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Ars Technica – Google Wallet now available for a select group of users

I’m a fan of anything that possibly limit the amount of stuff I need to carry especially in my wallet.

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QuirksBlog – Twelve steps for saving webOS

Pretty good plan to take a webOS into a top tier platform for developers, though not much to get in the hands of consumers which would beat every other factor and practically guarantee bringing developers.

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Jakob Nielsen’s Alertbox – Defer Secondary Content When Writing for Mobile Users

Wikipedia’s mobile version while typically not known for it’s usability is used as a good example of hiding information until needed.

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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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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 League of Paul – I’m Regretting Going WP7

Windows Phone 7 right now looks like a big ball of hurt for app developers.

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Bloomberg – Apple Sues Amazon.com, Seeks Order to Stop Use of ‘App Store’ Trademark

Ughh when does it ever end.

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BBC News – Microsoft says phone update failed 1 in 10 users

That’s pretty poor.

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