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Finance

Calculations 4.0 does basic math, converts measurements and currency exchange rates on the fly [App Reviews]

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Calculations 4.0 is more than just an app that adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides. It is a tool that can perform those tasks quickly, but it also is a solid app for quickly grabbing info for information tha…

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Android App Reviews

Air Display turns Android tablets into second monitor, control surface for PC/Mac [App Reviews]

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I’ve always been jealous of people with dual-monitor displays, especially since I do most of my work on laptop these days. My tablet has filled in some of the gaps by providing me with a secondary screen fo…

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Android Apps Alert #87: Good games and likeable apps edition

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Each week, Androinica.com recaps new and updated Android apps that you may have missed or might enjoy. The apps are picked according to developer requests, user suggestions, and browsing the Android Market.…

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Android App Reviews

Android Apps Alert #85: Winter Wake Up, Star Wars: Republic, and more

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Happy New Year, everybody! This will be the last edition of Android Apps Alert published in the year 2011. It was a prolific year for the Android Market, which underwent more changes than we have time to recount,…

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Android App Reviews

YouSendIt Android app now sending, downloading, and storing files in the cloud

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While DepositFiles, Megaupload, and Rapidshare have become the default resources for consumers looking to share large files, YouSendIt has been popular among businesses and some consumers as well. Anyone…

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Android App Reviews

AirDroid sends SMS and wirelessly transfers files between desktop and Android [App reviews]

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Android was among the first of the modern smartphone operating systems to truly embrace the cloud, allowing for on-device management and synching across devices. AirDroid is an application that adds a twist…

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Android App Reviews

Cheetah Sync delivers simple, stellar 2-way sync for Android and computers

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Finding a good sync tool for Android is not easy. Many have come but few have managed to stay and please everyone. A new Android app known as Cheetah Sync has a nice chance of succeeding where others have failed. Ch…

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Tools

Google Goggles adds optional auto-search feature from new images

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Have you ever taken a picture and wished that you could immediately have that image used for a Google Goggles search? Me neither, but Google has made that a feature so you might as well see if it was worth the develo…

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Entertainment

Voloco Android app leads cyborg band, mixes Auto Tune and Vocoder settings

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Have you ever had dreams of fronting your own band composed of robots? One man made that dream a reality by hacking together some interesting controls and developing an Android app that allows him to change his p…

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Android App Reviews

Notification Toggle adds settings switch in Android notification window [App Reviews]

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One of the features that most has me excited about HTC Sense 3.0 is the ability to turn Wi-Fi and other features on or off from the Notification drop-down menu. Of course, I’ve already done this on Samsung T…

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Android OS

Researchers find way to restrict which data Android apps access, put privacy options in user’s hand

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There’s an Android security scare happening at least once a month. Most of these are overblown, rehashed non-issues, but there are legit concerns about Android malware and privacy leaks. Researchers…

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Tools

uTorrent Android Remote adds Mac OS support

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The uTorrent Remote application for Android lets users control torrent downloads from an Android phone. The app launched last month and supported only uTorrent PC users, but BitTorrent has released a Mac OS a…

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Tools

Bittorent releases uTorrent Android app

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Torrents are currently under attack from copyright holders and enforcers for obvious reasons, but for the folks out there using torrents for completely-legal and totally non-stealing, please get off my bac…

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Tools

LCD Density Changer super-sizes your screen (Root only)

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It’s not enough for some people to have large screens; some want to pack in a few extra pixels and expand their viewing space even further. LCD Density Changer can increase how much space is available on th…

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Tools

Gmail Popup shows email titles in popups [App Reviews]

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If you’ve ever enjoyed the text message notification pop-up feature in apps like Handcent or SMS Popup and wished that something similar would come along for e-mail, the time has arrived. Gmail Popup is a £0.69…

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