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Foursquare adding photos and comments to Android app this week

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An upcoming version of Foursquare for Android will enable members to check-in with photos and comment on friend activities. Foursquare unveiled a new version of its iPhone app and promised that the Android ap…

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Travel

Google Maps Navigation live in Australia and New Zealand

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For the first time, Google Maps Navigation covers an entire continent. Google has announced that Android users in Australia can now navigate their streets with Maps Navigation, the free turn-by-turn naviga…

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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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Android Apps

Android Apps Alert #38: More Media and Move Miles edition

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Sunday is Android Day here at Androinica.com. That means today is the day that we highlight some of the best new Android games and apps to debut on Android this week. We browse the Market, field requests from deve…

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Tools

Viper SmartStart remotely starting cars for less, adds roadside assistance

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Viper SmartStart is an automotive accessory that can remotely control your car. Using an Android app and a piece of hardware, users can start their car from inside the house, open the trunk, lock the doors, or ac…

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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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Google

Google Maps Walking Navigation: An Adventure in NY [App Reviews]

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Google Maps Navigation is Android’s most talked about and attractive feature, but not everyone needs directions while driving. Some folks want voice guidance while navigating the sidewalks more oft…

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Reviews

Android Apps Alert #33: Cats and Quick Scans

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How many apps are in the Android Market? More than 80,000 according to figures recently provided by Google. How many of those apps can actually fit on your Android device? Far less than 80,000. Android Apps Aler…

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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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