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Oracle considered buying RIM or Palm at some point

04/18/2012, Oracle is definitely not the first company that comes to mind when you think about smartphones, but it seems that at one point in time they were close to changing that perception. According to Oracle’s CEO Larry Ellison, the company did at one point...

Android Update for Original Angry Birds Brings 15 Beach Levels

04/16/2012, If you’re a fan of the Angry Birds franchise and have been avidly playing the Original Angry Birds, Angry Birds Seasons, Angry Birds Rio and the latest Angry Birds Space, Rovio the game creator has announced an update for Android’s Original Angry...

BlackBerry Messenger caught on Android

04/13/2012, BlackBerry Messenger on Android has been caught in the past under the guise of leaked images, but apart from that, nothing really concrete came out of the entire exercise. Here we are with a newer batch of leaked images for BlackBerry Messenger on...

Linux Tycoon is Headed To Android and iOS; With Online Play

04/12/2012, Linux Tycoon, the game based on the only Linux distribution simulation ever made has just landed on Android. The game focuses on the player building and managing a Linux distro. The things that you have to deal with on this game would be like fixing bugs,...

UpdtBot Android malware discovered, spreads through SMS

04/12/2012, Uh-oh, it looks like another malware has been discovered for Android devices. Dubbed the UpdtBot, the malware has been discovered by NQ Mobile Security Research Center and has been revealed to spread through SMS. The malware disguises itself as a SMS with...

Instagram for Android hits 5 million downloads in under a week

04/10/2012, The employees at Instagram have been laughing all the way to the bank for more than a day straight now, after hearing that Facebook decided to gobble up Instagram for a cool $1 billion. Hey, Facebook will most probably never be able to recoup that kind of...

7″ My Tablet with Android 4.0 is affordable at $150

04/10/2012, Safe to say the majority of Android tablets come with a customized UI on top of it, which to be honest is not favored by most Android users who will probably flash a custom ROM over it. The good news is if you’re looking for an Android tablet with a...

Tumblr for Android updated

04/09/2012, Yes, we do know that Facebook has decided to snap up Instagram for a cool $1 billion thereabouts, and on the radio, I did hear an analysis of how the Instagram employees have gotten uber rich – with $100 million to share between themselves, after...

Android emulator gains improvement and speed

04/09/2012, Android developers definitely know just how important the Android emulator in the course of their work, where it will enable them to build and test their apps in an environment that is as close to the actual Android-powered device as possible....

Goob Alarm App for Android Guarantees Waking Up

04/09/2012, Alarm Clock applications are not only found in smartphones but also available in many variants in application stores. Now however, there is a new one with a twist that guarantees awakening for users. The Goob Alarm Clock that can be found in the Google...