Tag Archives: Market

Amazon App-Store Now Allows For In-App Purchases

The Amazon Appstore is a fantastic alternative to the Google Play store and has been for a lengthy time. Consider their free app of the day, or the ability to reach the Amazon store when Google Play just won’t work, Amazon is there for you. Now, Amazon will be there for you in a new way as they introduce in-app purchase options for developers…. Read more

RIM Plans Blackberry Playbook Exit From Sideloading Android Apps, Says Market Is “Cesspool”

Research in Motion has announced their plans to stop allowing Android apps to be side loaded on the Blackberry Playbook says Alec Saunders, Vice President of Developer Relations for Blackberry. Saunders said that RIM wants to avoid “duplicating the chaotic cesspool of Android market.” RIM’s comments are an obvious dig at the Google Play Android app… Read more

Quadrant updated, now supports multiple cores and Android 4.0

Popular benchmarking app Quadrant Standard has been off the radar for awhile now, mostly due to a few excluded features that make the app inaccurate. It wouldn’t run on any phone with the latest Android 4.0, nor would it include multiple cores when benchmarking. The latest update is bringing those two features, and is now available in the Android Market…. Read more

Google Voice for Android updated, brings new UI to Honeycomb and Ice Cream Sandwich

Google has been working towards making all of Android look the same over the last year, and is taking another step by updating one of its own apps. Google Voice has just been updated to version 0.4.2.44, bringing new UI elements to devices running Honeycomb or Ice Cream Sandwich. Also included is offline queuing of apps, something not previously available…. Read more