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CoPilot GPS offers free directions and POI search in offline map. Turn-by-turn navigation sold separately.

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Google Maps is the premiere navigation Android app on Android, but it’s not the only one. A handful of worthy alternatives exist, especially in places where Maps is sometimes unreliable or incomplete,…

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Savored finds restaurants with great food and great deals with OpenTable/ZAGAT mix [App Reviews]

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Hungry for a new app to tell you where to eat? What about an app that can find a quality restaurant and a tasty price at the same time? Well, then you should satisfy your cravings with Savored, an Android 1.6+ app tha…

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PlayUp makes viewing sports more social. Here’s how it powered my final Premiership weekend [App Reviews]

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Sunday was a huge day for sports. The last time a big sporting event took place on a Sunday, I spent much of the day watching television and using an interactive Android app. During yesterday’s drama-fill…

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CloudOn offers real Microsoft Office editing and links with box, Dropbox, Google Drive for free [App Review]

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There are two main camps when it comes what people prefer out of their document creation and editing apps: those who want the app to be tailor-made for the mobile experience, and those who want a familiar look tha…

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Pair comes to Android so lovebirds and mushy couples can get 1-on-1 socializing

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First there was the free fall of MySpace, then the university-only Facebook, and more recently, the limited social circle concepts of Google+ and Path. Now, there’s Pair, an app built entirely on the co…

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Flipboard for Android leaks and is available for download; here’s what it looks like

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Remember when I said that Flipboard for Android would be a Samsung Galaxy S III exclusive? LOL. I said it with a straight face, even though you and I both knew that it would be leaked within minutes of the device bei…

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Google Tasks Incredible is a gesture-based to-do list that’s like Clear for Android [Video App Reviews]

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A few months ago, a to-do list app known as Clear made iPhone fanboys drool because of its interface that was based entirely on minimalistic beauty and gestures. There was no clumsy button navigation or overly-…

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Gate of Time offers a taste of Zelda through an Android live wallpaper [Video App Reviews]

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Legend of Zelda: Skyward Swords fans should be familiar with The Gate of Time, a portal that enables Link to travel through time. The other Gate of Time is an Android live wallpaper that brings elements of its Zel…

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Scramble With Friends “Smartmatch” pairs random opponents with similar skill levels, improves chat

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Scramble With Friends players who like to compete against random opponents may have noticed that they are suddenly winning more often or having fewer blowouts over the past few dies. No, you didn’t sudd…

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LG Lucid – Verizon’s newest mid-range phone is its best [Hardware Review]

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Mid-range phones are the butt of many jokes around the Android circles, but there is large market for them and, let’s face it, a lot of people don’t need or use a top of the line phone. The good thing fo…

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Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse launches Android app for shopping & design inspiration

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Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse has debuted its official Android app, offering weekend designers and decor changers a chance to plan their changes from an Android phone. Lowe’s first launch…

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500px Wallpapers offers stunning photographs from 500px.com to decorate your home screen

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500px.com is chock full of beautiful, emotive, and stylish photographs. It’s a place where professional and amateur shutterbugs go to share their work, and someone could easily lose part of their day b…

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Skyfall RPG offers turn-based adventures on Android [Video App Review]

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Dark things happen when the sky begins to fall. That’s a common theme in Skyfall, an Android role playing game that’s currently in beta. Following an unexplained event that triggers corrupted an…

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Scalado Album is the fastest gallery app, adds a “when and where” aspect to photo browsing

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Every now and then, a third-party Android app emerges to give a built-in Android app a run for its money. The upstart typically does something better than the incumbent and makes users wonder if it might make sen…

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Lilypad HD displays a floating Google Talk window on Android tablets

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Have you ever had to instant message someone while you were trying to do something on a tablet? The notifications on Android allow you to quickly be updated when someone sends a new message, but there may be times…

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