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If you just can’t wait for the Android Market to automatically update on your phone over the next few weeks, follow these simple steps below to manually install the updated Market on your phone (no root required).
Download the Market App HERE
Open the file on your SD Card using a file manager
Select the file, then click OK to replace the old market app
Movies cannot be played on rooted devices at this time, however there are a number of [...]
Google was made aware of an issue with a little over 20 applications in the Android Market that were malicious. These apps gained system access when downloaded and intercepted and secretly transmitted private data from user’s handsets to third party servers. To make matters worse, some of these apps have been downloaded over 50,000 times.
Google started using a remote ‘kill switch’ feature to wireless kill the apps on user’s handsets. In addition to removing the apps, Google is [...]
Verizon Wireless announced an update coming to their email app, Mobile Email 4.0, earlier this month. The application allows users to connect their regular phones (non-smartphones) to Microsoft’s Exchange, push email, and leverage an integrated contact list. The service cost is roughly $5 per month and is only available to users who have a data plan of at least $15 per month.
Unfortunately, this software is only compatible with a handful of phones at this time. (via Verizon)
If you are one of the many users who still haven’t received the automatic update to the Android Market, then you have probably been searching the Web for ways to force the update. Follow these simple steps below to manually add the the market app to your phone (requires Android 2.2+).
Download the zipped update HERE.
Place the file in the root directory of your SD Card (main folder).
Reboot your phone in Recovery mode.
Select Wipe, then Wipe Dalvik-Cache.
Press Vol Down to return [...]