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Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 2011/09/02 - CIOL, a brand of CyberMedia Group and India's leading & first IT portal addressing the information needs of the IT community, launched first-of-its-kind exclusive topic center on Android aimed at Android developer community - CIOL.com.
A much sought-after destination for Android developers and users who are interested in Android platform, the Android Topic Center (android.ciol.com) offers latest news on Android development, Android applications, Android market and Android platform.
The information technology industry has evolved over the years and CIOL, being a leader in the IT space, utilized the opportunity by launching a new exclusive section on Android on its portal for the ever-enthusiastic readers from the Information Technology industry.
The new topic center will offer analysis report on Android and other Mobile OS, contributory articles from subject matter experts and evangelists, updates on latest development on Android app and 'how to guide' series for app developers. It also features special columns likes Ask the Expert, Android Contest and Android poll.
"Looking at the phenomenal growth of Android operating system and opportunities arising for app developers, we made the decision to launch a dedicated topic center focussed on Android," said Anil Kumar R, Senior Vice President, CyberMedia (India) Limited. "The Indian market for Android is poised to grow exponentially in the next few years."
He further added,"Our dedicated topic center on Android aims to address all the needs of Android developers by offering innovative content that covers the latest and most important developments in and around Android."
According to a report from Gartner, Android will move to become the most popular operating system (OS) worldwide and will build on its strength to account for 49 per cent of the smartphone market by 2012.
About CIOL and CyberMedia
CIOL.com is a leading information technology portal launched in 1996. CyberMedia is the largest specialty media house in South Asia and amongst India's top five magazine publishers.
With 15 publications, 12 websites, over 100 events and two weekly TV programs, it reaches out to a community of over 1.5 million people. Its brands have consistently been leading in their respective domains. They cover infotech (Dataquest, PCQuest, ciol.com), technology (MIT’s Technology Review), telecom (Voice&Data), biotech (BioSpectrum), entrepreneurship (Dare) and outsourcing (Global Services).
Its Media Services include CMR India, for insights powered by research company; and Content Matrix LLC which provides through its subsidiaries, custom publishing (TDA Group LLC) and content management services (Publication Services Inc. and CyberMedia Services).