Android Apps Surge to 1 Billion Downloads every 30 days

On December 6, Google announced a major milestone, one that  might be making Apple a little nervous… and more importantly one that may give incentive to developers to start prioritizing Android While Apple is winning the platform war on the ‘total download’ front with 20 Billion estimated total downloads, Android is setting a blistering pace. […]

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Trevor Eckhart raises privacy concerns about CarrierIQ

This past week on Android Security Trevor Eckhart raised privacy concerns about CarrierIQ the diagnostic tool installed on an estimated 150 million Android phones on the Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile networks.   Google indicated that the software was installed at the carrier level and was not build into Android.   In short, CarrierIQ allows carriers to […]

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