Or why it’s silly to try to trademark the term “app store.”
Nuance Communications today unveiled a couple of new enhancements to its Dragon speech-recognition products...
Apple has updated its App Store guidelines to include an outright ban on any applications that disclose otherwise unpublished police DUI checkpoints.
RIM today announced BlackBerry News 1.0, a new app for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet...
The fragmentation of mobile application stores may not be such a bad sign – in fact, it could be a sign that Android is still realizing the possibilities inherent in an open platform.
Ask.com has added some new features to its Ask for iPhone app, largely based on feedback it received since it was initially launched last November.
Netflix yesterday rolled out an Android version of its smartphone app.
It used to be that smartphone users were either a BlackBerry devotee or an iOS idolater. Then along came a bevy of new Android-based smartphones...
Now Seven Networks says it's come up with something unique, and it wants wireless carriers to pay attention.
You know that Apple ranks apps solely on how often they're downloaded, and so, with thousands of dollars in venture capital financing at stake, you begin to look for ways to get your apps downloaded en masse.
Cloud-based music service Rdio today announced the availability of its Rdio app in Verizon Wireless's V CAST Apps store.
Skyhook and MapQuest today announced that Skyhook's Core Engine is getting embedded into MapQuest's free Android app...
Here's a few tasty morsels from the world of apps to get your weekend started right...
The Nook Color eReader is one step closer to realizing its potential as full-fledged Android tablet...
Today, the company unveiled its new application for the iPhone and Android, including multimedia capabilities and a more intuitive user interface.
Apple is facing a lawsuit from a Pennsylvania man whose 9-year-old daughter racked up $200 in charges buying "Zombie Toxin" and other game items on her iPod.
The phone, which made its debut in Sprint retail channels yesterday, is the first Android smartphone to sport two touch screens held together with a pivot hinge.
Nokia said yesterday that its Ovi Store has reached up to 5 million downloads per day even as the future of the Symbian operating system remains in doubt.
You could say Urban Airship is really taking off. Launched in June of 2009, the company has sent 2.6 billion push notifications across iOS, Android and BlackBerry.
A federal grand jury has launched a probe into how popular smartphone apps share information, according to a SEC document filed Monday by Internet radio service Pandora.
If you were in Orlando, Fla., for the CTIA show and spent a few extra days in Florida, you might have caught the launch party for Club Droid's "No More Standing In Line" mobile app.
Neer enables users to see the location of friends and family members who are part of their inner circle and rather than giving longitude and latitudes, which aren't very useful in everyday lives...
The industry is just beginning to see the initial ripples from Amazon's recent mobile applications store and cloud-enabled music offerings, but it already appears to be shaking things up.
More developers are targeting BlackBerry and Android mobile platforms, while Symbian is on the decline, according to metrics released Tuesday by DeviceAnywhereat CTIA Wireless 2011.