android apps

  • Try-Before-You-Buy App Demo Platform AppSurfer Lets You Test Apps On Facebook; Debuts An Android App Of Its Own

    Try-Before-You-Buy App Demo Platform AppSurfer Lets You Test Apps On Facebook; Debuts An Android App Of Its Own

    AppSurfer, an Indian startup working to bring Android applications to the browser so users can “try before they buy,” is today launching an Android application which lets users browse, test, then install the applications they like. The startup has also added a number of new features to its platform since its debut last fall, including support for tablet apps, accelerometer support… Read More

  • Going Live On Google Play: A How-To Guide For Android Developers

    Going Live On Google Play: A How-To Guide For Android Developers

    Editor’s note: Oliver Lo is vice president of marketing for App Annie. Developers the world over are looking to cash in on the Google Play gold mine, and with 137 percent revenue growth in the first seven months of this year, we really can’t blame you for getting a bit excited. It’s easy to get starry-eyed when you see Rovio’s Angry Birds franchise making $100… Read More

  • Facebook Makes Android Apps More Viral With Social Discovery

    Facebook Makes Android Apps More Viral With Social Discovery

    Facebook has been in the process of ramping up its effort to leverage its ever-growing platform to aid mobile developers to market their native and HTML5-based apps. In this attempt to extend its platform on mobile, Facebook brought its social channels and social app discovery to mobile web apps on Android and native apps on iOS. With a new update to Facebook for Android, the social network… Read More

  • Watch Out Amazon: GetJar Launches A Full Catalog Of Premium Android Apps For Free

    Watch Out Amazon: GetJar Launches A Full Catalog Of Premium Android Apps For Free

    Today, third-party mobile application store GetJar is publicly launching its GetJar Gold service, which has been in beta testing for the past month. The new service presents a viable challenge to Amazon’s Appstore and its time-limited “free app of the day” by offering an entire catalog of premium Android applications for free. The apps are high quality, ad-free and are… Read More