Older Versions of Android Are Receiving Updates for Froyo-Style Market

Over the weekend, older versions of Android started receiving automatic updates for Market, bringing it into line with the Froyo look and feel of it. If you haven't already, fire up the Market and take a look, as chances are you haven't spotted it yet. (There was no alert to this update due to its automatic nature).… » 10/11/10 4:30am 10/11/10 4:30am

Google Returns Personal Data-Collecting Wallpaper App to Android Market

After security company Lookout revealed 1 million people's personal details were at risk after downloading an Android wallpaper app, Google has done its own investigation and decided Jackeey Wallpaper wasn't actually causing any harm to users. » 8/05/10 7:42am 8/05/10 7:42am

How Google's Failing the Android App Market

DVD Jon, the reverse engineer who decrypted DVDs for the masses and liberated iTunes with DoubleTwist, is worried about the Android Market. There's too much junk, he says, and Google needs to follow Apple's lead to clean it up. » 6/29/10 2:40pm 6/29/10 2:40pm

Android Market Is Acting Up, Showing No Apps

Of all the days, Android Market had to choose today to get a little wonky. Some Android users are seeing no apps in Android Market (there's supposed to be 65,000), so it's either a bug or someone's math is terribly off. Either way, most people should be fine but if it's affecting you, you're not alone! We expect it to… » 6/23/10 5:02pm 6/23/10 5:02pm