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Evolution of the Android Market

Following the success of Apple's App Store is no easy task, but the Android Market has proven to be a worthy competitor. Android's open-source nature and selection of phones has attracted developers and consumers alike, with more than 150 million Android devices activated worldwide and over 295,000 apps available in the Android Market as of September 2011. Experts predict that the Android Market will overtake the App Store in both app growth and downloads per year, with an estimated 8.1 billion downloads from the Android Market in 2011.

 

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Making a Movie Using Your Android Phone

Armed with only an Android phone, you have all the tools you need to become a serious filmmaker or a YouTube sensation. Although the cameras on an Android Smartphone aren’t quite professional quality (yet), there are a variety of useful apps for the aspiring film maker, including apps to help write an award-winning script, recruit a talented cast and edit the final version of the film.

 

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5 Bizarre Android Apps that Are Actually Useful

Some Android apps are useful, some are fun, and some are just plain bizarre. Because anyone can turn their wildest dream into an app with a little bit of money and programming knowledge, the Android market is full of unusual products. To illustrate this point, here are five bizarre, but strangely useful, Android apps.

 

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How to Make Your Own Android App

Do you have a great idea for an Android app, but no programming skills? Don't let that little problem stop you. Here are two easy ways anyone can develop an app for Android Smartphones.

 

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