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Personalize the Android car dock with Custom Car Home [Video App Reviews]

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The car dock mode on Android is a reliable way to access your phone in a safer capacity. However, the default car dock application is rather limited. What if you need to place a call with one-touch or launch your me…

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Zune Home makes Android look like Zune UI [Video App Reviews]

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Normally, I don’t “get” why people want to make their phone look like something else. If you spend hundreds of dollars on a phone and then spend hours trying to make it look like an iPhone or Wi…

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14 Great Android Live Wallpapers

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Android Live Wallpapers eat up battery life and typically don’t do anything besides make your Android phone look a little prettier. So why bother with a live wallpaper at all? Because they’re so d…

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ESPN Fantasy Football Android App – come and get it! [Video App Reviews]

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The official ESPN Fantasy Football 2010 app is now available in the Android Market. Hot on the heels of the Yahoo! Fantasy app comes one of the other major players in FF, giving folks a chance to neglect their spou…

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Pulse News Reader has a pretty face and flaws [Video app reviews]

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The war between fashion and function rages on in Pulse News Reader, a popular iPad and iPhone app that is now available on Android. While Pulse is a news reader that is much easier on the eyes thanks to a less conven…

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Android gets Auto-Tuned with MicDroid [Video App Reviews]

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AutoTune destroyed music! AutoTune made music fun! Whichever side of the issue you’re on, you may want to have some silly fun this weekend and play around with an app that will make your voice have the same…

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Want to put widgets in your lockscreen? Get Widget Locker [Video App Reviews]

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Third-party widgets have become a staple of what makes Android great, but few are accessible outside of the homescreen. WidgetLocker is a 99-cent Android 2.1+ app that frees your widgets from the homescreen.…

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SoundHound can name that tune in 3 notes [Video App Reviews]

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Shazam has been a great tool for identifying songs heard on the radio or in a store’s speakers, but it had the “flaw” of having to hear the song in question. SoundHound manages to one-up Shazam, at le…

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FIFA 10 for Android is fun but may be relegated for performance [Video App Reviews]

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Android users have long waited for FIFA 10 to arrive on their devices, so it’s fitting that EA Sports delivered this $6.99 game while the world is watching the World Cup. They may not be excited for too long…

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There’s an [Android] app for that #4

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iPhone Ad: “Family Travel” Today’s iPhone ad is titled “Family Travel.” If ever there was a great example of Apple’s marketing abilities, this is the one. The commerc…

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Phonebook 2.0 is a better contacts/dialer app for some Android phones [Video App Reviews]

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Before Android 2.0 greatly revamped the contacts app and manufacturers began re-skinning Android, Phonebook was a must-have app. It was a much-improved contacts experience that looked better and provided…

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RealPlayer is a WIP media player with potential [Video App Reviews]

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Real Networks was once one of the most recognizable brands in online media; then people wised up and switched to MP3 downloads and streaming services. Though its notoriety in music has fallen, Real hasn’t disa…

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doubleTwist Player gives Android media a much-needed facelift [Video App Reviews]

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DoubleTwist was the first desktop program that could manage media on an Android device. The program was not without its faults, but it was one of the few options that could get the most basic job done. The doubleT…

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Twitoc sends tweets by talking [Video App Reviews]

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Sending tweets is easy on most smartphones, but there’s no limit on how easy things can get. That’s the lesson of Twitoc, an Android 2.1 application that let’s Android users tweet by talking (hence the name). Tw…

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There’s an [Android] app for that #2

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As promised, here is the second installment in Androinica’s “There’s an [Android] app for that” series, in which I present one of the many iPhone commercials that you have seen on TV…

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