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  • Slideshow: iPhone apps for Aussie users

    From detailed local weather to shopping mall layouts, <i>ARN</i> has searched far and wide to come up with a list of iPhone apps that will be can benefit Australian users.

  • Unofficial Spotify Android app pulled

    Droidify - an unofficial Spotify app that allowed owners of mobile phones running Google Android to access the online streaming site - is thought to have been pulled from the Android app store.

  • Android aims for the stars with Google Sky Map

    As analysts go gaga over Android this week, Google is unveiling a high-tech "mobile planetarium" that could catapult the system into a whole new world. Google Sky Map was officially introduced Tuesday, just one day after researchers suggested Android was well on its way to becoming a "top-tier player" within the smartphone market.

  • Google Adds Apps Link to BlackBerry

    Looking to increase corporate use of its hosted Google Apps offerings, Google Inc. last week unveiled a tool that's designed to make it easier for users of BlackBerry mobile devices to use its Gmail, Contacts and Calendar software.

  • Controversy erupts over possible MS mobile app fee

    Microsoft may charge developers if they submit within a year more than five applications or application updates to the Windows Mobile Marketplace, a move that has some developers concerned that the store won't be able to compete with the iPhone App Store or the Android Market.