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Monday, 14 Mar 2011

Google Launches Google Person Finder for Japan's Earthquake

Google Launches Google Person Finder for Japan's Earthquake

In light of the recent earthquake and events in Japan, Google has launched a new service called Google Person Finder which provides information regarding the disaster and helps locate missing people.

Wednesday, 9 Mar 2011

Another Teaser for Samsung's 8.9-inch Galaxy Tab

Another Teaser for Samsung's 8.9-inch Galaxy Tab

As CTIA looms closer, Samsung is revealing more teaser shots of its supposed in-between Galaxy Tab with an 8.9-inch display. Various speculations have arised, including how the new Tab could be as slim as the Apple iPad 2.

Monday, 7 Mar 2011

Google Uses Remote Kill Switch to Deactivate Android Malware Apps

Google Uses Remote Kill Switch to Deactivate Android Malware Apps

The malware threat on the Google Android platform is very real, and Google is taking action by activating a remote kill switch to remove the malware app from devices.

Thursday, 3 Mar 2011

Rootkit Malware Found On Android Apps

Rootkit Malware Found On Android Apps

More than 50 applications on Google's Android Market have been discovered to be infected with a rootkit malware dubbed as "DroidDream" which can compromise personal data by taking over the user's device. Google have since suspended these apps from the Android store.

Wednesday, 2 Mar 2011

Android Developers Form a

Android Developers Form a "Union" with 7 Demands for Google

A bunch of Android developers have banded together to form a "union" with 7 demands for Google about their Android Market.

NVIDA Tegra Zone Now Available on Android Market

NVIDA Tegra Zone Now Available on Android Market

In conjunction with the upcoming tablets powered by NVIDIA's Tegra 2 chip, the NVIDIA Tegra Zone app has been released on Android Market, showcasing apps that are optimized for the dual-core processor.

Tuesday, 1 Mar 2011

Samsung Likely to Launch 8.9-inch Tablet at CTIA

Samsung Likely to Launch 8.9-inch Tablet at CTIA

Samsung is making an aggressive move into the tablet space, and word has it that the Korean company has another tablet on the horizon - an 8.9-inch tablet running Google Android 3.0 might be revealed at CTIA 2011.

Monday, 28 Feb 2011

Google Android 2.3 Slated for Earlier HTC Desire Series

Google Android 2.3 Slated for Earlier HTC Desire Series

HTC will be updating the HTC Desire, Desire Z and Desire HD that were launched in 2010 with Google Android 2.3 by Q2 2011.

Thursday, 17 Feb 2011

Google Introduces One Pass Payment System

Google Introduces One Pass Payment System

Google has announced a new payment system for digital content that allows consumers to use a single account to pay for access to multiple publications for a range of mobile devices.

Saturday, 12 Feb 2011

Samsung Galaxy S2 Leaked Before MWC 2011

Samsung Galaxy S2 Leaked Before MWC 2011

With Mobile World Congress happening in less than two days, Samsung's Galaxy S successor gets its specs leaked with an image to go along with it.

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