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Telly Releases Android Tablet App As It Approaches 70K Likes Per Week On Google's Mobile OS
Twitter loses 2 heavy hitters: Platform director Ryan Sarver & TweetDeck founder Iain Dodsworth

Apple Posts New iPhone TV Ad 'Music Every Day'

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Apple started running a new iPhone ad this evening called 'Music Every Day', the second in a series that launched last month with a spot entitled 'Photos Every Day'. Both ads in the campaign focus on people actually using the phone, rather than just the phone itself. Every day, more...
Apple Posts New iPhone TV Ad 'Music Every Day'

Google Announces Rebuilt AdMob Developer Tools With Smarter App Promotion, Local Currency Support

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Mobile app developers using Google’s AdMob ad network will start seeing a new version that has been rebuilt “in a ground up sort of way,” according to Jonathan Alferness, director of product management for mobile ads. The update, which starts rolling out today, also brings AdMob more in line with...
Google Announces Rebuilt AdMob Developer Tools With Smarter App Promotion, Local Currency Support

AT&T Continues To Mock The Concept Of Net Neutrality; This Time With Google Hangouts Block

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The big telcos (AT&T and Verizon) have been trying to move more and more to wireless networks over wired networks, in large part because they've realized that, for whatever reason, the FCC more or less gave them pretty free reign to completely ignore net neutrality concepts on their wireless networks....
AT&T Continues To Mock The Concept Of Net Neutrality; This Time With Google Hangouts Block
Any Google Play developer now has the ability to reply to app reviews
Now You Can Make An App For Google Glass In Just 15 Minutes (GOOG)

This Tumblr says what everyone is thinking: I don't want to download your app

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Apps are huge and everyone knows it — Apple alone is about to pass 50 billion app downloads. Unfortunately, there’s a flaw in the “app for everything” ideology: now every single website these days wants to be an app. This is a bad because… Not everything needs to be an app If...
This Tumblr says what everyone is thinking: I don't want to download your app

Top tips to cut down mobile phone charges abroad

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Using your mobile phone on holiday? Some simple measures can reduce the likelihood of returning to an unpleasant billUsing your mobile phone while on holiday abroad can result in an unwelcome data roaming bill when you get home - especially outside of the EU. So what are our top tips...
Top tips to cut down mobile phone charges abroad

Audi hits up Inrix to add parking spot finder to Audi Connect dash systems

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While there are smartphones apps that take some of the hassle out of finding parking, Audi's bringing similar time- and frustration-saving features to a different screen in your ride, through its Audi Connect infotainment systems. Announced at the Telematics Detroit conference, Audi is tapping Inrix's parking spot data so...
Audi hits up Inrix to add parking spot finder to Audi Connect dash systems

New Workout App For Pebble Shows Why Your Wrist Might The New Hot Spot For Mobile Devs

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A new app created by Toronto-based developer and entrepreneur Alex Kennberg uses the Pebble to take users through a standard 7-minute workout (made popular through media coverage at outlets including the New York Times Magazine), and does so using only the tech on your wrist. It’s a great example of...
New Workout App For Pebble Shows Why Your Wrist Might The New Hot Spot For Mobile Devs

Microsoft debuts Snap Mode, lets players view and access multiple apps on screen

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Microsoft’s new home video game console, Xbox One, will launch with a new ‘Snap Mode’ that allows players to view and access multiple apps simultaneously. At an Xbox reveal event held at its Redmond headquarters, Microsoft showed the latest version of Skype, as well as an NBA app running alongside...
Microsoft debuts Snap Mode, lets players view and access multiple apps on screen

Google plans to bring its own voice search to the iPhone and iPad

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Google’s own version of Siri is coming to the iPhone and iPad “soon,” according to the company. On Wednesday Google announced an update for its Chrome app is now available for Android and that another update for the Chrome for iOS app will follow “over the coming days” and include...
Google plans to bring its own voice search to the iPhone and iPad
Tim Cook: We have no religious issue with doing Android apps, but we won't do Chat heads on iOS

Showyou video discovery app announces new channel platform for creators

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More and more video discovery apps are starting to pop up, with even big-name brands such as Samsung joining the race to have the best offering out there. But while this particular field is still relatively young, startups like Showyou are already thinking ahead by launching creator-focused programs of...
Showyou video discovery app announces new channel platform for creators

Google eases Android app development with a new IDE

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Google has introduced an IDE (integrated developer environment) aimed at easing development of Android apps....
Google eases Android app development with a new IDE

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini briefly appears on Samsung Apps website

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini may go on sale in the not-so-distant future, following reports that it was spotted on the Samsung website. A section dedicated to Samsung Apps for the UK showed an image of the smartphone, along with the model number GT-i9195, for a brief period before being...
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini briefly appears on Samsung Apps website
Pandora finally ties into Facebook Open Graph, lets friends see what you're listening to
Google Says No To Facial Recognition Apps For Glass (GOOG)
PayPal unveils new Android SDK with multiple in-app payment methods, available to US developers on May 15

Microsoft reportedly paying developers $100,000 or more to build apps

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Microsoft has slowly been catching up on filling the Windows Phone store with big-name apps, and according to Bloomberg Businessweek, that may be thanks to some financial encouragement. Microsoft is reportedly paying some companies $100,000 or more to build apps for its mobile OS. Though no specific apps are...
Microsoft reportedly paying developers $100,000 or more to build apps

MTV Finally Brings Its Shows to Your iPhone and iPad

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Do you still want your MTV? And if so, do you want it on your iPhone or iPad? Then here you go. This is the second “TV Everywhere” app from corporate owner Viacom, following on the heels of a Nickelodeon app it launched his spring. Like the Nick app,...
MTV Finally Brings Its Shows to Your iPhone and iPad
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Google Wallet comes to Gmail so you can pay by sending an email, launches Android API for goods and services

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At its I/O 2013 conference, Google announced two important features regarding Google Wallet. The first is integration with Gmail so you can pay by sending an email. The second is the launch of the Google Wallet Instant Buy Android API, which lets developers integrate payment features into apps for selling...
Google Wallet comes to Gmail so you can pay by sending an email, launches Android API for goods and services

Visa updates Offers rewards scheme with point-of-sale discounts and personalized cardholder alerts

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Visa has updated Visa Offers, a rewards scheme that helps retailers and merchants offer exclusive discounts to Visa cardholders at the point-of-sale, with instant discounts, real-time analytics and support for third-party offer programs today. The idea is to remove the need both for physical rewards cards and purpose-built smartphone apps by...
Visa updates Offers rewards scheme with point-of-sale discounts and personalized cardholder alerts

Kindle newspapers: How the experience needs to improve

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There’s something great about subscribing to a newspaper on a dedicated e-reader for automatic daily delivery. Goodbye, wet rolls of paper on the lawn. I love to read the New York Times at all hours on my Kindle Paperwhite. But the overall newspaper experience on Amazon’s Kindle is in need...
Kindle newspapers: How the experience needs to improve

AT&T to allow FaceTime, other video chat apps over cellular for all customers

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AT&T on Monday said it plans to more broadly enable the use of Apple’s FaceTime for users over its cellular network in the next few weeks, and by year’s end plans to allow video chat apps use over its network by all customers. This latest position on FaceTime and similar...
AT&T to allow FaceTime, other video chat apps over cellular for all customers
Google rolls out revamped Chrome notifications, available in Windows beta channel now

Facebook's iOS Apps Might Be Draining Your Battery Life, So There's Your Excuse to Quit

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The cause all of our problems. One of the biggest flaws of the iPhone is how quickly it runs out of battery life–even when you’re not using it. Now, a German developer might’ve discovered the reason why that’s happening: it’s all Facebook’s fault. If you have the social network’s programs...
Facebook's iOS Apps Might Be Draining Your Battery Life, So There's Your Excuse to Quit
Android is just the beginning: How Bluetooth is preparing for the internet of things
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