Honeycomb Hysteria: Pad Madness Strikes MWC
Re: ZOOM in on XOOM-WebM/VP8, Honeycomb...
Android is about to become king of mobile gaming.
The rise and rise of gaming was driven by several core factors, according to Game. The graphics have leapt forward, .......
The graphics have leapt forward, .......
iOS and Android Grab 58% of U.S. Portable Gaming Revenue ...
Android, iOS Mobile Gaming Revenue Reaches $1.9 Billion; Beats Sony, Nintendo
Nov 11, 2011
"Gamestop certified gaming platform" tablet will run Android, not iOS
Android’s booming gamer industry hatches new markets
Android games continue to be a popular category as far as mobile apps go, topping the charts in July’s Mobile Mix report, released by Millennial Media this morning. It’s a trend that’s remained unchanged for a year now, as games trumped all other mobile app categories in July 2010 as well. And with Android beating out iOS as the most popular platform in Millennial’s mobile ad network at 48 percent, it’s games that are driving the majority of application ad spending, taking up 34 perecent of the market
MPEG LA: 12 companies own patents essential to Google's VP8 codec
MPEG LA, the self-styled one stop shop for motion video patent licenses, says that 12 different companies have come forward with patents "essential" to the VP8 algorithm championed by Google as a royalty-free compression standard. The organization met with these companies in June to discuss the formation of a patent pool, though there has not yet been a decision to determine whether a pool should be formed, or what its terms and conditions might be.
...including numerous patents related to various industry standards such as 2G, 3G, 4G, *H.264*, MPEG-4, 802.11, open mobile alliance (OMA) and near field communications (NFC).
AppleInsider | Steve Jobs says no to Google's VP8 WebM codec