Post Tagged with: "Android"

Firefox for Android passes 100 million downloads four years after launch
/ April 9, 2015 11:30 am
Firefox for Android passes 100 million downloads four years after launch

VentureBeat reports "Mozilla announced Firefox for Android hit a big milestone today: 100 million downloads. The figure is confirmed on Google Play, where the app now shows the installs category is in the “100,000,000 – 500,000,000″ range." . Read More

Google Expands Advertising Options For Mobile Developers Designed To Increase Installs
/ March 31, 2015 12:38 pm
Google Expands Advertising Options For Mobile Developers Designed To Increase Installs

TechCrunch reports "Google announced this morning a range of new advertising options for Android app developers designed to increase the number of app installations.". Read More

Microsoft taps Samsung, Dell, and 9 other OEMs to preinstall Office, OneDrive, and Skype on Android devices
/ March 23, 2015 11:42 am
Microsoft taps Samsung, Dell, and 9 other OEMs to preinstall Office, OneDrive, and Skype on Android devices

VentureBeat reports "Microsoft today announced partnerships with 11 hardware makers to preinstall its apps on select Android devices that will ship “later this year.” The deals encompass Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote), OneDrive, and Skype." . Read More

Facebook Introduces Free Friend-To-Friend Payments Through Messages
/ March 18, 2015 11:04 am
Facebook Introduces Free Friend-To-Friend Payments Through Messages

TechCrunch reports "When you chat with friends about settling debts or splitting the bill, Facebook doesn’t want you to have to open another app like PayPal or Venmo to send them money. So today it unveiled a new payments feature for Facebook Messenger that lets you connect your Visa or Mastercard debit card and tap a “$” button to send friends money on iOS, Android, and desktop with zero fees." . Read More

WhatsApp hits 1 billion installs on Android, the second non-Google app to do so
/ March 12, 2015 11:51 am
WhatsApp hits 1 billion installs on Android, the second non-Google app to do so

VentureBeat reports "While many questioned whether Facebook had paid too much to acquire WhatsApp last year, the mobile messaging app’s already-formidable numbers continue to impress more than 12 months on." . Read More

Google finally launches an online store for hardware
/ March 11, 2015 2:03 pm
Google finally launches an online store for hardware

Mashable reports "Google has launched an online store for its growing range of hardware products. The store, which debuted on Wednesday, coincides with the launch of Google's new Chromebook Pixel laptop." . Read More

“Not aggressive, not manipulative. It’s a challenge we’ve set ourselves.”
/ February 25, 2015 10:40 am
“Not aggressive, not manipulative. It’s a challenge we’ve set ourselves.”

GamesIndustry.biz reports "Clay Jam should have made Fat Pebble plenty of money. It was published by Zynga, clocking up nearly eight million downloads on iOS and Android." . Read More

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