Todd Ogasawara


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Google’s New Android Training Site Offers App Design Advice and Tutorials

Digital

As data this week hinted that Apple is paradoxically gaining on Android among developers starting new apps, Google launched a new Android Training site for to help newbies this week. [...]

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Sencha Touch 2 Makes Web Apps Into Native Apps in One Line of Code

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App-building tool provider Sencha is set to release a major update for Sencha Touch that will let developers build native Android and iOS apps by adding a single line to [...]

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Springpad’s Social Notes, Data Access Bring it to 2.5M Users

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Evernote isn’t the only productivity app around. Springpad, an intelligent note-taking and information organizing service, has racked up 2.5 million users since its launch three years ago. Founded by Spring [...]

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A Look at Unity’s 3D Gaming Development World with CEO David Helgason

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After growing its registered user base by 50 percent to 750,000 developers over the past six months, San Francisco’s Unity Technologies looks poised to become the leading way that mobile [...]

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Smule CTO Ge Wang on Why Android Apps Aren’t Coming in The Near Future

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Smule, which practically invented the smartphone-as-musical instrument category, is consolidating power with the recent acquisition of Khush and a $12 million round of funding this year.  We caught up with [...]

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PBS Kids, WGBH’ New Augmented Reality Math App Gets Kids Moving

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PBS Kids and Boston-based public broadcasting station WBGH are testing the waters in the nascent space of augmented reality with a recently released free math app for the iPhone. FETCH! LUNCH [...]

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Apps That Won a Place on the Home Page of my iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone & Android

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I’ve written about thousands of apps for Android, iPhone, iPad and Windows Phone here. If you ever wondered which of these third party apps (not part of the mobile platform) [...]

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Revisiting Using a QR Code & SlideShare to Share Presentations on Smartphones

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I provided a tip here in August that drew a fair bit of attention and commentary. The tip provided a solution to a problem I had to solve myself: How [...]

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Participate in a Google+ Hangout Without an Android or iPhone

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Google+’s greatest feature is Hangouts. It lets you have a multi-person video chat with up to 10 people. It is also very easy to use and, best of all, is [...]

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Path 2 for Android & iPhone Automates Journaling Your Life

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Journal or diary writing was once a private and somewhat laborious task. Blogging changed the nature of the activity from a private one to a public one and made the [...]

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Smule’s Acquisition of Khush Creates 30M Download Music App Empire

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Smule and Khush — two of the best-known developers behind popular music-making apps like I Am T-Pain and Songify — have joined forces. Smule, which is backed by more than [...]

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Google Says Tablet Users Multitasking While Watching TV & Expect Interactive Ads

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How are people using their tablets to multitask? What two activities are going on right on the tablet and nearby? Where are people using their tablets? These are the questions [...]

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Evernote for Windows Phone Update: More Social & Gains Ability to Pin Notes to Start Screen

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Evernote is one of the most useful services around. I use it everyday on a variety of devices using both its web interface as well as native clients which are [...]

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“Save to foursquare” Button Sends Place & Location Info From the Web to Your Phone

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Part of the trick to managing an enormous amount of information is getting the data moved from screen to screen (from notebook to phone or tablet and vice versa). If [...]

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TWC TV for Android Tablets: Control Time Warner DVRs and More

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Want to control programming on your Time Warner Cable service while wandering around your home with an Android tablet? Now, there’s an app for that.