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Creating beautiful and functional Android apps: an interview with Stitcher Radio's Tyler Pearson

Creating beautiful and functional Android apps: an interview with Stitcher Radio's Tyler Pearson

Andrew Martonik 3

Stitcher Radio, one of the most popular news, radio and podcast apps on Android recently underwent a complete redesign. Lead Android developer at Stitcher, Tyler Pearson, was kind enough to take some time out of his day after the launch of the new app to talk to us. We had a chance to (virtually) sit down and talk to Tyler about their newly redesigned Android app, Google design...

comScore: Android market share in US increases slightly in Q4 to 53.4-percent

comScore: Android market share in US increases slightly in Q4 to 53.4-percent

Andrew Martonik 15

Research firm comScore has just released its quarterly U.S. smartphone market share numbers, and as expected Android is leading the charge. Comparing Q4 2012 numbers to those of Q3, Android saw a 0.9 percentage point increase in share to 53.4-percent of the total smartphone market. Apple held down the second place spot at 36.3-percent, up 2.0 percentage points. BlackBerry and Windows...

Fitness Month: RunKeeper for Android hits beta 3 with new look and new features

Fitness Month: RunKeeper for Android hits beta 3 with new look and new features

Alex Dobie 3

Just in time for Mobile Nations Fitness Month, RunKeeper 3.0 beta for Android has landed. RunKeeper is a personal workout app designed to help you keep track of how you exercise, primarily using using GPS on your phone to track the pace and distance of each workout. There’s a wide array of activities programmed in by default, including walking, running, cycling and even snowboarding and...