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Motorola’s Motoroi Coming To U.S. In March

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Motorola’s Motoroi Coming To U.S. In March

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It looks like the Droid will soon be replaced as Motorola’s best Android phone because the feature-rich Motoroi is expected to hit the U.S. market in March. The handset is essentially a keyboard-less Dr…

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Geodelic releases app to more users, aims to be YouTube of geo-content

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Geodelic releases app to more users, aims to be YouTube of geo-content

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Geodelic, makers of the popular Android app Sherpa, have announced that a similar version of their flagship app is now available as “Geodelic” to Android phones. Previously an exclusive to the T…

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Android Apps Alert 12: Search and speak in a slow week

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Android Apps Alert 12: Search and speak in a slow week

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Looking for the best Android apps? Good luck finding them on your own. But if you do stumble across apps people will love, let the world know. Androinica.com encourages users to tweet great apps with the #androi…

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NDrive launches Android GPS app with turn-by-turn navigation

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NDrive launches Android GPS app with turn-by-turn navigation

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The Android GPS navigation market is becoming a crowded field, and NDrive has announced that it has will join the crowd with the release of its app into the Android Market. Previously seen on iPhones, NDrive has…

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Waze launches new holiday contest, language feature, and Foursquare support

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Waze launches new holiday contest, language feature, and Foursquare support

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I’ve always been impressed by the way that Waze has turned its GPS app into a game. They’ve held several contests and games designed to encourage people to drive around and gather road data, streng…

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TeleNav and Toys for Tots want you to let Santa guide you this holiday season

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TeleNav and Toys for Tots want you to let Santa guide you this holiday season

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TeleNav is offering a Santa Claus plug-in for its TeleNav GPS Navigator app. Anyone who wants to hear St. Nick’s jolly tones can pay 99 cents USD and a voice representing Santa Claus will provide turn-by-…

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Google Goggles: visual search and augmented reality app for Android

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Google Goggles: visual search and augmented reality app for Android

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Google has made two announcements today that will add on to it’s already extensive presence in mobile search. Android users can now “Search by Sight” with Google Goggles, a visual search option f…

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How to remotely lock, wipe, and locate Android phones with WaveSecure

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How to remotely lock, wipe, and locate Android phones with WaveSecure

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Those HTC “You” commercials remind me that the first thing I do when leaving the house is look for my phone. Before I even grab the car keys or wallet required for me to go anywhere, I instinctively pl…

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ZAGAT TO GO brings the powerful ZAGAT restaurant guide to Android phones

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ZAGAT TO GO brings the powerful ZAGAT restaurant guide to Android phones

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Hungry? ZAGAT TO GO is ready to remedy the situation. Fresh on the Android Market, ZAGAT TO GO is a premium application that taps into 45 ZAGAT guides for restaurant ratings and reviews. Much like the popular iPh…

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Layar Android app will support 3D viewing in November

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Layar Android app will support 3D viewing in November

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The recent influx of augmented reality applications hitting the Android Market has developers scrambling to promote and differentiate their app from competing works. There’s only so many ways to alt…

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Augmented Traffic Views Android app available in Canada, US, UK

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Augmented Traffic Views Android app available in Canada, US, UK

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Augmented Traffic Views, the Android app that provides a new way of looking at urban traffic zones, is available to people in some cities. Traffic View users can now receive traffic updates, turn notification…

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50 Best Android Apps: GPS and Location Apps [#16 - 24]

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50 Best Android Apps: GPS and Location Apps [#16 - 24]

UPDATE: This is an old list. Please read our more current and updated top apps list, available here Top 60 Apps List Writing a Best Android Apps list is never an easy job. Android inspires passionate fans who beli…

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Google Maps adding traffic data, crowdsourcing in select cities

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Google Maps adding traffic data, crowdsourcing in select cities

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Google has announced that it is taking live information from GPS-enabled mobile phones running Google Maps to provide a new map layer with traffic data. The practice, a form of “crowdsourcing,”…

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TomTom hints at plans for an Android app

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TomTom hints at plans for an Android app

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Having recently introduced their navigation app for the iPhone, it seems that TomTom now has their sites set on Android. According to Pocket-link, who recently spoke with Benoit Simery (a senior VP for TomTom…

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TeleNav offering free 30 day trial to myTouch users

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TeleNav offering free 30 day trial to myTouch users

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TeleNav works on the myTouch3g. Is anyone surprised? Of course not, but myTouch users will be happy to know that TeleNav GPS Navigator – one of the first turn-by-turn voice navigation Android apps ̵…

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