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Android App Reviews

HD Contact Photos – how to fix the blurry Android caller ID photos [App Reviews]

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One of the most common gripes about Android is the piss-poor handling of contact photos. Google Contact photos are stored online at a very low resolution, so caller ID photos and images in the People app look ter…

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Commmunication

Evernote Hello helps you remember people and encounters more effectively

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Remembering people is a pain, especially if you are in an industry that requires meeting new people often. Evernote Hello, a new app from the same people who help you remember the tasks and notes that you enter in…

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Tips

Google Voice adds Google+ Circle management on desktop

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Google+ is trickling into all aspects of Google’s products, including a new feature in Voice that lets users apply custom settings to their Circles. Software engineer Tom Ford made the announcement e…

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Commmunication

Smartr Contacts makes sense of your massive contacts list, adds fast search and social profile data [App Reviews]

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Let’s face it: contact management on Android can be a mess. There are often duplicates, it can be tough to only sync certain people depending on your phone model, and – like any contact system ̵…

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Android

Facebook Mobile: All our base are belong to them [OPINION]

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Android users have long been able to merge their Facebook and Google contacts, a genius way to quickly get phone numbers, emails, and photo ID’s when available. But that privilege has been stripped from…

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T-Mobile

T-Mobile Even More Plus Not Dead, Just Not Online

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One Sunday, word spread around the Interwebs that T-Mobile had removed the non-contract Even More Plus plans from their online store as well as authorized online retailers like Amazon and Best Buy. This cause…

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Android App Reviews

Youlu Address Book is my new favorite Dialer/Contacts app [App Reviews]

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The Android calling app on both stock and tweaked user interfaces are usable, but Android device owners may find that Youlu Address Book, with its streamline design and quick access to common tasks, is a better…

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Android Tricks

How to Route Unwanted Callers Directly to Voicemail

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Is there someone you just wish would stop calling, but you don’t want to turn off your phone or activate the Airplane Mode, because you still need other people to be able to reach you? Or do you have friends that cal…

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Android App Reviews

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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Tools

m:IQ is “Mobile Me for Android.” Backup and migrate content with ease

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Best Buy Mobile has launched m:IQ, a cloud-based service to backup phone data to the web and provide two-way sync between web and mobile devices. With just a few clicks, users will be able to save contacts, text m…

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Android App Reviews

Gist doesn’t just manage contacts; it monitors them too [App Reviews]

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Connection is the new standard. Give someone your e-mail address and they’ll send a Facebook friend request or look-up your Twitter account. Gist aims to be the go-to application that aggregates all of…

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Tips: trim your bloated contacts list with a custom sync group

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Tips: trim your bloated contacts list with a custom sync group

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Google Gesture Search is great, but its existence reminds me that I have way too many contacts on my Android phone. My phone has hundreds of contacts because Google auto-adds people I frequently email. That…

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Google speeds up notifications and reply features in Google Voice Android app

Commmunication

Google speeds up notifications and reply features in Google Voice Android app

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Google has finally updated the Google Voice application to provide faster notifications. A new feature called Inbox synchronization notifies Android users seconds after they have received a new text messa…

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Address Book is the next step in Android contact & communication management

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Address Book is the next step in Android contact & communication management

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Streamlined communication is the future of digital interaction. While the list of ways we communicate– calls, text, email, Facebook, Twitter – are sure to increase, there will be a need to centralize those co…

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Sidekick Lessons: Back-up your data stored in the cloud

Android News

Sidekick Lessons: Back-up your data stored in the cloud

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You may have heard that Sidekick users’ personal data “almost certainly has ben lost as a result of a server failure at Microsoft/Danger.” T-Mobile has since said that they may be able to re…

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