Why in-app billing doesn’t solve all of Android Market’s problems

Google’s recent launch of in-app billing in the Android Market gives app developers a way to make more money by letting them sell digital content within their applications. It’s a great improvement for game and app developers looking to do business on the Android platform. But before you commit, you should be aware of a number of challenges you’ll face in selling apps on the Android Market.

AT&T cripples the HTC Aria, removes ability to install apps outside Android Market

AT&T can’t catch a break. After announcing that it would be releasing its first worthwhile Android phone next week, the HTC Aria, it now appears that the carrier is having trouble coming to terms with the open nature of the Android operating system. It’s planning to lock down the device from installing apps outside of the Android app Market, according to ComputerWorld.