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Droids Made Simple: For the Droid, Droid X, Droid 2, and Droid 2 Global by Marziah Karch, Gary Mazo, Martin Trautschold

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Chapter 17. The Android Market

The Android Market is the primary place for downloading apps for your DROID.

Right now, there are several versions of Android shipping on a wide variety of phones, and the Android Market sells apps for all of them. So how do you know if your DROID will run the latest Twitter app? The general rule is that, if you can see an app in the Android Market on your phone, you can run it. Developers can exclude incompatible devices from seeing their apps in the Android Market. However, you should always read the app description just to be sure.

In this chapter, we'll go into more detail about how you find and download apps, how you can leave feedback, and how you can try before you buy. You'll also learn about must-have apps ...

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