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Fennec: Firefox for Android Alpha Review

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Mozilla recognizes mobile as the next frontier in the competitive browser market, so it’s jumping into the fray with an Android app. Fennec is the mobile version of Firefox, and it’s now available as an alpha. K…

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Android App Reviews

Want to put widgets in your lockscreen? Get Widget Locker [Video App Reviews]

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Third-party widgets have become a staple of what makes Android great, but few are accessible outside of the homescreen. WidgetLocker is a 99-cent Android 2.1+ app that frees your widgets from the homescreen.…

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SoundHound can name that tune in 3 notes [Video App Reviews]

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Shazam has been a great tool for identifying songs heard on the radio or in a store’s speakers, but it had the “flaw” of having to hear the song in question. SoundHound manages to one-up Shazam, at le…

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Android App Reviews

FIFA 10 for Android is fun but may be relegated for performance [Video App Reviews]

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Android users have long waited for FIFA 10 to arrive on their devices, so it’s fitting that EA Sports delivered this $6.99 game while the world is watching the World Cup. They may not be excited for too long…

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doubleTwist Player gives Android media a much-needed facelift [Video App Reviews]

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DoubleTwist was the first desktop program that could manage media on an Android device. The program was not without its faults, but it was one of the few options that could get the most basic job done. The doubleT…

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Twitoc sends tweets by talking [Video App Reviews]

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Sending tweets is easy on most smartphones, but there’s no limit on how easy things can get. That’s the lesson of Twitoc, an Android 2.1 application that let’s Android users tweet by talking (hence the name). Tw…

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Line Up is an Android game for reformed Tetris junkies [Video App Reviews]

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Android has an influx of 3D games on the way, but the simple ones can still provide entertainment. Line Up is a free game from LabPixies that allows simple to make sense. Line Up has plenty of puzzle-centered fun t…

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TripIt is the ultimate travel app for Android phones [Video Reviews]

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TripIt is the ultimate travel app for Android phones [Video Reviews]

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I’m racking up the frequent flyer miles in 2010. Las Vegas in January, San Francisco in May, and New York in August, and there are a few more flight times and hotel confirmations to track. That’s why TripIt has bec…

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Asphalt makes gaming on Android look good [Video Reviews]

Android Games

Asphalt makes gaming on Android look good [Video Reviews]

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One of the “problems” with Android is the lack of developers making true 3D games. With titles like ExZeus hitting the Market and showing users what gaming can really look like on Android it is a won…

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Raging Thunder 2 speeds toward great Android gaming (App Reviews)

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Racing games hold a special place in my heart, so you can probably guess that I am a natural fan of Raging Thunder 2, a 3D Android racing game that has some elements resembling the classic speed titles. Players mus…

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Newsy merges video and online stories to quickly give you the news [Video Reviews]

Lifestyle

Newsy merges video and online stories to quickly give you the news [Video Reviews]

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Not everyone wants to read through a mountain of RSS feeds to find out what’s happening in the world, but that doesn’t mean those people want to go to traditional media and watch several minutes of a…

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Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 Review: Timescape

Android Phones and Devices

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 Review: Timescape

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Sony Ericsson’s UX platform reimagines Android with a slick new interface and integrated communication features. A major part of that redesigned experience is Timescape, SE’s integrated med…

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Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 Reviews: Mediascape

Android Phones

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 Reviews: Mediascape

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Sony Ericsson’s XPERIA X10 adds many changes to Android, including the way it handles music, movies, and photos. The Mediascape app that SE created is the media management app that I have always craved.…

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Drinkspiration makes drink-mixing ABSOLUT-ly fun (Video Reviews)

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Drinkspiration makes drink-mixing ABSOLUT-ly fun (Video Reviews)

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Fixing yourself a drink is easy if you just want an Old Fashion, but variety can be good on occasion. Drinkspiration by ABSOLUT is an app that seeks to make drink-mixing more fun and diverse – as long as it&#…

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HootSuite for Android balances heavy features and light loading times [Video app review]

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HootSuite for Android balances heavy features and light loading times [Video app review]

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Swift was my favorite Android Twitter app last fall, mainly because it was among the fastest and easiest to navigate. However, I needed multiple account support to make it my full-time choice. Swift’s d…

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