All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Android Beam’

Google I/O Lingers On In The Hearts And Minds Of Android Developers

Android developers, take note: Google I/O still has plenty of goodies for you. After all the previous video tutorials and information sessions, you can still take on some Android development knowledge, right? Google has uploaded some great videos that covers everything Android from developing Android apps that use Web APIs to how to best use NFC and Android Beam. The …

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Patent Application Reveals Google’s Plans For Android Beam

A recently-uncovered patent application shows that Google has – or may have had – plans for a broader feature set for Android Beam, the NFC-based technology that allows users to share a variety of data between Android phones. Announced in October 2011, Android Beam is new with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The software uses a phone’s built-in near-field communication …

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