Youtube to Release Child-Friendly Android App on Monday

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Youtube has long offered a child-friendly filter, and next week it's going to take the next step to serve X. Reports are coming in today that Youtube plans to launch a new app on Monday just for kids. The app will have a new, simpler interface, content filters, parental controls, and will reportedly offer videos from kid-centric channels on YouTube as well ...

OLPC Australia Launches the XO Duo Laptop, Runs Android Jelly Bean

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When the new XO tablet didn't ship last year, OLPC and its efforts to build educational hardware fell off my radar, and that's why I was surprised to discover the XO Duo laptop today. One Education, OLPC's partner non-profit in Australia and New Zealand, is now selling a version of the XO-4 Touch laptop which runs Android: This ...

Google Launches Android One Smartphones in the Philippines

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In the 6 months since Google announced its budget smartphone initiative, Android One has launched in India, Indonesia,  Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka, and today it's launching in Google Philippines. Google announced on its Asia Pacific blog Tuesday that two Android One models will soon go on sale in the Philippines. The Cherry One and the MyPhone Uno will sport 4.5" ...

iAnnotate Brings its PDF Tool Suite to Android

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iAnnotate is one of the more popular PDF apps for the iPad, and now its developer, Branchfire, is releasing a new version of its app for Android. There's no shortage of good PDF apps for Android (I like RepliGo, myself), and now there's one more. Launching to mixed reviews, the app lets users open, edit, annotate, and save PDFs. Annotations made in ...