Snapchat, an app that sends texts and photos that disappear after a specified time, has added video messaging to its Android app in an update released today.
iOS developer Dan Nolan was appalled to learn as he marketed his first Android app that Google was providing him with the name, email address and city of every user who purchased his app.
Foursquare released an update to its Android app today with a home page that displays any friends who are checked in nearby.
In the final quarter of 2012, Android nudged out iOS as the mobile operating system driving most ad impressions, but iOS still delivers more revenue to mobile content publishers, according to a report released today by Opera.
Björk wants to make her Biophilia app, which provides educational multimedia experiences about science and sound, available on platforms in addition to iOS, and she has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the work.
President Obama’s inauguration for a second term on January 21 will be the first such event to have its own mobile app for iOS and Android.
Photo-sharing is a red-hot area of competition among software companies right now, and Dropbox upped its game this week with updates to its mobile apps. The more substantial Android update allows users to organize photos into albums and share them with others who aren’t Dropbox users.
Americans binged on digital devices and media this holiday season, according to data released today by Flurry and Amazon.
Google will leverage its acquisition of Motorola to build a sophisticated phone it hopes can compete with the iPhone, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
Google has begun requiring that users who write app reviews on Google Play publicly link the reviews to their Google+ accounts, Google has confirmed for SocialTimes.