Android Market Gets Cloud-based Website!

Today Google gave a live presentation about their newest Android OS, Honeycomb (Android 3.0). They talked mostly about some of the features Honeycomb had to offer but one of the really cool things that they introduced was the new cloud-based website for the Android Market.

How does the new site being cloud-based benefit you? Well let's say you want a better way to browse apps; more categories, and more specific ways to search through them. While browsing the website, if you find an app you like you can then click on it and select the device you own (if you own more than one Android gizmo).  Then click install and your app will automatically install to the device you chose.  No wires, no tethers, no synching software needed.

If it's a paid app, you simply choose the credit card you want to pay with and that's it. One other thing I noticed is that you also have links at the top of the page to access your Gmail, Calendar, Documents, and more of your Google-based accounts. This site looks simply amazing. Keep in mind however that the site just launched so if you're having a bit of difficulty logging in, just give it a little time (I haven't been able to log-in myself yet either).

Let us know in comments what you think of the new Android Market.

Update: The log-in problem has been fixed and the Market is open for business.

Copyright ©2019 Android Headlines. All Rights Reserved
This post may contain affiliate links. See our privacy policy for more information.
You May Like These
More Like This:
About the Author
I am a true android enthusiast who loves anything and everything to do with the android ecosystem. I started AndroidHeadlines as a hobby and grew it into one of the finest android sites on the internet with the help of many great writers and staff. I love being able to give back to the android community by informing them of all the latest news on this great mobile platform. I hope you enjoy this site as much as I do!
Android Headlines We Are Hiring Apply Now