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On by Michelle Maisto 0

Samsung's answer to the Apple iPad is reportedly expected to launch in early September, and will ship with Android 2.2 onboard

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On by Sophie Curtis 1

A Trojan, hidden within an Android phone application, enables third parties to secretly track the location of the user via GPS

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On by Matthew Broersma 1

The release of uTouch brings multi-touch to Ubuntu Linux, from the kernel to the application layer

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On by Michelle Maisto 0

Reports are emerging that some Motorola Droid 2 smartphones on the Verizon Wireless network are experiencing 'connectivity issues'

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Google has pledged to "strongly defend" open-source standards and protect its Android operating system from Oracle's patent infringement lawsuit

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Google is holding talks with PayPal over possibly using the e-commerce platform as an option for purchasing applications through the Android Market

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On by Matthew Broersma 1

The company will no longer allow open source developers to participate in the development of Solaris, according to an internal email

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Voice Actions allows the use of spoken commands for browsing, texting and making calls, similar to technology from Siri and Vlingo

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On by Darryl K. Taft 1

Java creator James Gosling has admitted he is not surprised at Oracle's lawsuit against Google over claims that Android OS breaks Java patents

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On by Tom Jowitt 2

Vodafone has reversed its decision to install its own branded apps and bookmarks via a software update to its HTC Desire users

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