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Android platform chief Eric Chu resigns after Google Play shakeup

Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android Developer Ecosystem Manager Eric Chu is stepping down from his role as head of Android application sales. The move comes just days after Google scrapped its Android

Google scraps Android Market, reveals Google Play

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) said it is overhauling its Android Market into a more expansive online content marketplace with books, movies and apps--thereby putting it more in line with Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Distimo: Amazon Appstore developer revenues exploding

Amazon's Appstore for Android has emerged as a viable threat to Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) own Android Market, with app store analytics firm Distimo reporting that the total number of downloads generated

RIM: 13% of BlackBerry App World developers earn $100K

Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM) continues its push to bring developers back to its BlackBerry operating system, with vice president of developer relations Alec Saunders arguing that the BlackBerry

Google Wallet support expands to AT&T's Galaxy Nexus

AT&T (NYSE:T) subscribers with Android-powered Galaxy Nexus smartphones can now leverage the Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Wallet tap-and-pay application following an Android Market device compatibility

Google unveils 'Bouncer' to scan Android Market for malware

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) revealed a service dubbed Bouncer that the company said can scan its Android Market for potential threats without requiring a separate approval process. Google said Bouncer

AppsGeyser launches documents-to-apps creation tool

Mobile software development platform AppsGeyser unveiled new tools enabling users to convert documents into native mobile applications. Supported document formats include pdf, doc, docx, ppt, pptx

Distimo: Discounted app prices can cause sales to spike

Offering iOS and Android applications at discounted prices can lead to significant revenue increases according to new data from app store analytics firm Distimo. Discounting app prices can

Google unveils Android application design portal

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) is continuing its efforts to forge a more consistent and user-friendly experience across devices running its Android mobile operating system, launching a new web-based Android

Google's Android Market surpasses 400,000 app benchmark

Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android Market storefront has reached the 400,000 application milestone, app marketplace analytics firm Distimo reports. Android Market reached 300,000 apps in August 2011,