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Coursera offers free Android app-making course

A free online Android app-making course is currently being offered by Coursera, a portal for massive open online courses from various universities and colleges across the globe. The course, called “Creative, Serious and Playful Science of Android Apps” is taught by Lawrence Angrave of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. According to the description, the course

Free Facebook: A smart way for carriers to promote data usage

A big chunk of mobile usage today involves instant messaging or chat, as well as social networking. On average, users spend 65 percent of their social networking on mobile devices, according to ComScore. Facebook itself says that 78 percent of its users access the social network on mobile devices. This makes sense. After all, social

Fresh rumors about the Amazon Kindle smartphone have arrived

Amazon Kindle smartphone could be offered for free

The upcoming Amazon Kindle smartphone could be offered for free, according to a new report. This will effectively make Amazon the first large manufacturer to offer a free handset, according to Amir Efrati and Jessica E. Lessin, former Wall Street Journal reporters. Rumors that Amazon is preparing a smartphone have been around for quite a

Amazon offers 7 free productivity apps today

Amazon is offering seven productivity apps for free today. The list involves a variety of apps for different needs. The apps included in today’s promo include the WiFi File Explorer Pro by Dooblou, (originally priced at $0.99), Documents To Go (Full Version Key) by DataViz, Inc. (originally priced at $14.95), Splashtop Remote Desktop by Splashtop