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Android App Reviews

FlightBoard and FlightTrack serve as great airport companions [Android App Reviews]

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Thanks to Android, I spend a great deal of time in airports. In fact, attending tech conferences and press events for Android phones has made it so I haven’t gone more than two months without going through…

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Lifestyle

Foodspotting for Android makes me hungry

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Foodspotting.com is a community for people who love to eat and share with others. That community just got a little bigger today as the FoodSpotting Lite Android app is now available in the Market. Foodspotting…

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Travel

WHERE and Bump help friends find “Perfect Places”

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WHERE already supplies entertainment recommendations based on user preferences and history. The latest version of the app, which incorporates technology from Bump, can now provide restaurant suggestion…

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Travel

FLYSmart adds locations to its Geodelic-for-airports app

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Geodelic and Clear Channel have added to the database in its airport navigation app for Android. FLYSmart is now available for more travelers who want to be able to find places in a terminal without having to wan…

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Google

Google Maps: now with better Places reviews, filters, and Latitude

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Google recently updated the desktop version of Places to have a better, more organized results page for reviews. The mobile version gets the same treatment in a new update to the Google Maps application (Andro…

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Android App Reviews

OntheFly Android app finds the best airfare prices

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A few months ago, Google purchased a little known operation known as ITA Software, a company that tracks airline prices and schedules. Google promised to deliver some cool things when it acquired the company,…

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Tools

Vlingo InCar mode now available on all carriers, adds “Answers” to Android app

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Vlingo delivered a compelling update to its voice-activated search and automation app two weeks ago. With the addition of Vlingo InCar mode, users could send texts, place calls, and search for locations with…

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Travel

CoPilot Live USA available for only $4.99

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Finding your way around town is more affordable for people who want a GPS app other than Google Maps. ALK has released a new version of its navigation app CoPilot Live USA for only $4.99. CoPilot Live USA features…

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Travel

Vlingo adds hands-free “InCar” mode for Sprint customers

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Androinica.com has often tried to highlight apps that minimize the danger of in-car phone use, and Vlingo has just released an app that does that fairly well. Vlingo has updated its popular Android app to inclu…

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Lifestyle

Foursquare for Android gets a major facelift, adds Tips and To-Do

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Foursquare’s Android app has often been criticized by users who want something closer to what’s available on that other platform. Those naysayers can finally pipe down because Foursquare has r…

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Travel

Google Car Home updated, added to Android Market

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Google has made its Car Home app available in the Android Market. The app has been given a visual facelift and settings that may make it less likely that users turn to the alternative car dock apps currently popul…

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Android App Reviews

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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Travel

Next Train predicts train arrivals in NYC, more cities to follow

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New York City maintains one of the busiests mass transit systems in the world, and there’s now an Android app for predicting when the next subway train is on its way. Next Train NYC uses your phone’s…

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Lifestyle

VouchAR brings live store discounts to Augmented Reality

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Walking down the street with no clue about which boutique to browse or which restaurant to step in for a quick bite? Maybe you ought to fire up VouchAR and discover which establishment will save you a few quid. Vou…

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Aloqa adds several new features to location-aware app [VIDEO]

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Aloqa adds several new features to location-aware app [VIDEO]

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Location-awareness Android app? Yeah, that’s been done; plenty of times. But Aloqa wants you to know that it has a few tricks up its sleeves to make you consider using its location app. Yesterday, Aloqa a…

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