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Productivity

Enterproid gives Android phones 2-for-1 experience: half business, half party

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The days of having two phones for work and pleasure are over now that companies can give Android users the security and enterprise-ready tools of a “work phone,” and still maintain a Facebook-rea…

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Motorola

Sprint announces two new Motorola Android phones for business users

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Sprint and Motorola previously teamed up to deliver an iDen phone, the Motorola i1, geared for the business crowd. The two companies have joined forces once again to release another iDen device, and an enterpr…

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Productivity

HP to let Android users print directly from their phone with ePrint

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HP has webOS, Google has Android. Aside from running those competing mobile operating systems, the two companies will fight to see who has the better wireless printing solution. Beginning May 1, HP will offer…

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Android App Reviews

LinkedIn lands in Android Market for 2.1+ phones

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The social network for people with – or looking for – jobs has finally come to Android. The official LinkedIn Android app is now available for download in the Market, provided that you are running a…

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Productivity

Bitzer debuts secure MVL service for enterprise apps on Android

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Rather than have employees use company-issued phones for work and a personal phone, companies will soon opt to provide access to corporate data on a user’s personal smartphone. But employing this meth…

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Android Apps

LinkedIn for Android 2.1 enters beta phase

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Job seekers, head hunters, and business professionals take note: LinkedIn has gone Android. A beta application for the business-focused social networking is now available for devices running Android 2.1 o…

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Android Apps

Wall Street Journal targets Android tablets with new app

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The Wall Street Journal is among the first publications to release an Android app built specifically for tablets. The business-oriented media outlet announced that it has released the Wall Street Journal Ta…

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Productivity

Adobe Connect 8 and Connect for Android pair to add more webconferencing features

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Business leaders and remote workers ought to check out what Adobe’s been working on. Continuing its push into Android support in a variety of ways, Adobe announced extended support for its Connect 8 pro…

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Finance

State Farm lets customers deposit checks from Android

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State Farm has made it possible for its customers to deposit money without ever entering a bank. An update to the State Farm Pocket Agent app, available to Android 1.5 and above, makes it possible to deposit chec…

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Android News

Android is for dudes, not dames, says one UK survey

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The popularity of Google Android continues to rise, and much of that climb is based on the platform’s success among men, according to the results of one recent survey. In a survey of more than 78,000 UK res…

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Tools

Box.net adds another cloud storage option for Android

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Box.net just got the memo: people want to store files in the cloud and be able to access them at any time from any place. You can’t really do that to full potential without having some access to your mobile ph…

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Verizon

Google doesn’t make money from the Android Market, so why is Verizon building a store?

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Verizon is reportedly building its own Android Market alternative to be featured in its V Cast content system. While some have suggested that Big Red have opted to build its own market to get a cut of app revenues…

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Android App Reviews

ProOnGo tracks receipts and organizes expense reports [App Reviews]

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Dinner’s over and you just spent $80 entertaining potential clients. You could wait until getting home before submitting the bill to an expense report, or you could just take out your Android phone and t…

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Android News

RIM acquires DataViz, makers of Documents to Go

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Documents to Go was named one of the Best Android Apps for its ability to read, edit, and create Microsoft Office Documents on the go. Version 3.0 of the software was set to bring about some optimizations and feat…

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Motorola

Android leads Motorola from the cellar to viable business

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Motorola has greatly benefited from CEO Sanjay Jha’s calculated bet on Android. The company was losing hundreds of millions of dollars when Jha took over in 2008, but it has since reversed fortunes and i…

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