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gStrings Lets You Tune Your Instruments with Ease [App Reviews]

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As a fan of technological convergence, I love when I can find a new use for my Android phone that makes it replace yet another device that I once carried separately. In fact, a while ago I tried to list all the gadget…

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How to Disable the Start-Up Sound

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A peculiarity of phones that have managed to annoy many people over the years, is the start-up sounds that some manufacturers insist on adding. It’s somewhat ironic that just as HTC’s “Qui…

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Spice Up Your Homescreen with 10 Free Standalone Widgets

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As you may have noticed, the best widgets for Android are usually included with quality applications with the purpose of extending the app’s functionality. There are of course great standalone widget…

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Commmunication

Make phone calls simple again with Dialer One [App Reviews]

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I remember the day when cell phones were used for making phone calls. Ah, the memories. With more and more cell phones being used as instant messaging and web browsing devices, it seems that the simple act of maki…

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Android Apps Alert 27: Shortcuts and Soup-ups

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Every week, Androinica.com attempts to highlight the best Android Apps. Using tips from the #androidapps tag on Twitter and recommendations from our own eagle-eyed staff, we highlight recent additions to t…

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Android sucks, so The Onion News Network developed an Android app

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Google Android is a terrible platform, so The Onion has released an app for it. When asked why someone would waste so much time, money, and effort on something that’s clearly an inferior mobile operating…

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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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The Best Android GTD (Getting Things Done) App is: [Droid vs. Droid]

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Yes, I am officially the token GTD guy at Androinica. One of the things that I have battled with while owning an Android device is how to use it in my day-to-day GTD system. So, this is my mega-GTD-on-Android post t…

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FLiP music player for Android

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In what seems to be our endless quest in finding excellent media player replacements for Android, today we are going to look at the brand new music app, FLiP. FLiP appears to be a “very comfort control MP3 P…

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Google Voice opens its doors to everyone in the U.S.

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Google has spent more than a year converting what was formerly known as Grand Central into something that thousands have enjoyed (for the most part). Thousands more will have their say as Google Voice is now tak…

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Meridian Media Player Pioneer adds advanced media player functionality to Android [App Reviews]

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We are taking a look at a bunch of media players for Android this week as most of us Android fanboys and girls know that the media experience on stock Android can be somewhat dissuading. All this Android lover real…

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Picasa Tool Pro allows you to edit, share, and view your Picasa Web Albums [App Reviews]

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Picasa Tool Pro (PTP) allow users the ability to add, edit, and share their Picasa Web Albums in one single application. Uploading pictures to your Web Album is pretty easy. You choose the ‘Picasa Photo…

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New York Times Android app is an easy and polished way to view the Times [App Reviews]

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The NYTimes Android app has been around for a little over a month now on the Android platform and with most of the bugs worked out it’s time to see how it holds up. It’s always interesting to see how the…

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MySettings allows you to quickly modify your Android settings in one screen [App Reviews]

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One of my major gripes about the Android operating system is the antiquated and confusing way that OS settings are changed such as media and phone volume, bluetooth, mobile network, Wifi etc. Although there ha…

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Juice Plotter allows you to analyze and estimate your battery usage [App Reviews]

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The newest Android smartphones are truly amazing devices allowing their users the ability to do many things that were not possible just a couple of years ago. With that added functionality come added power con…

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