When the opportunity arose for us to be one of the first to leverage Google's YouTube Android Player
API, we saw it as the perfect way to make it easy for people to find and enjoy the best that YouTube has to offer," said Jack Chang, COO of 9x9.
Forthcoming versions of the Android player
will support layouts and a wider range of media playback formats.
Google is evolving the Android platform fast, which allows Android players
to remain at the cutting edge of smartphone technology," said Roberta Cozza, research director at Gartner.
I tested a number of other free Android players
and the Firefox browser, and Chrome proved the most efficient, other than the Ittiam demo player discussed later.
This is not happening as Android players
like Xiaomi is taking the market by storm.
We are very happy to bring the game to Android players
, in particular to the many SQUIDS fans that were eager to discover our heroes' new adventures," says Emeric Thoa, The Game Bakers' creative director.
It is trying to distinguish its tablets from other Android players
with features such as having one model function as a universal remote, while another folds like a clamshell and offers access to some first generation PlayStation games.
Some brokers said the Motorola deal could be Google's way to provide support to Android players
The deal will make most Android players
realise how dependent they are on Google and how quickly Google's plans can change their businesses,' said Francisco Jeronimo, an analyst at research firm IDC.