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Being people together is one of the main uses of the Internet. It does this by various means, whether it be via e-mail, internet forums or video calls. Internet messengers are popular programs that... help facilitate online conversations and, as a result, one of the more popular ways that people can get in touch with each other. There are several internet messaging programs – and each of them...

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News360 is one of the must-have apps out there for news junkies. It’s got a pretty simple premise: it serves as a news aggregator, culling from more than 4,000 different news sources into one... news stream that provides photos and videos. That’s a whole lot of news right there. For those with specific interests, the feed can be narrowed to follow particular people, companies, and topi...

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Camera phones aren’t exactly known for stealth. Anyone can easily pick out the fact that you are using your phone’s camera to do a stealth shot. It takes a quite a bit of skill to manipulate... a mobile phone camera to take photos without being noticed but here’s an app that can change that. Mobile Hidden Camera for Android can make sure that you can take all the candid shots that you want...

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When we think of computer gaming, phones aren’t usually the first things to come to mind – the disastrous Nokia NGage is an exception. It is only nowadays that we see a real flowering of... gaming on phones. This is mostly because of the arrival of powerful and small CPUs that currently back the latest generation of smart phones. 3D is also another thing we do not associate with mobile p...

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Long-time game developer Electronic Arts (EA) plans to launch an Android app for the multiplayer version of its popular Scrabble game. The multiplayer version of the game will allow players to play... against one another even if they are using different devices or platforms–at the same time.

This means that regardless of where or on what you are playing EA’s Scrabble game–w...

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Game app downloads are more popular among smartphone users, and nearly all of them are willing to pay for those game apps. This was one of the highlights of a recently conducted Nielsen survey regarding... smartphone use covering a 30-day period.

According to Nielsen, game apps are the most popular category of mobile apps downloaded by survey respondents within the last 30 days. About 64% of the resp...

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Time to go completely free of paper maps whenever you’re traveling. That is, if you have an Android device. Yesterday, Google enabled true offline navigation in the Google Maps app for Android.... “Download Map Area,” which is still experimental in version 5.7.0 of the app, makes offline navigation possible.

The experimental feature allows you to download any map with a 10-mile...

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Honeycomb is sweet–and is sweeter with apps that make the digital life easier for tablet users. Comcast’s XFINITY TV app for Android is such an app. U.S. home cable and home Internet service... rovider Comcast has just announced an updated, tablet-optimized version of its XFINITY TV app. The app now supports tablets running Android 3.x Honeycomb and higher.

According to Comcast, the tablet...

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Apps are what make Android great but sometimes they can get a bit expensive, especially when you’ve already spent quite a lot on your device. So what is an Android fan to do? Go for the free ones... of course!

Here are some tried and true ways to get free and cheap apps on your device.

 

 

1. Check out the free versions in the Android Market.

Sometimes y...

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A Google Videos app suddenly popped out of the Android Market on the night of July 3 and mysteriously disappeared after a while. Before this, only a bunch of Xoom owners had access to the app, but after... the incident, those who got hold of the app just received annoying server errors.

This Videos app might not be so mysterious after all. After Google’s acquisition of YouTube and various attem...