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Finally, a true power users app that could potentially justify buying a Motorola Xoom, or any one of the other Android 3.0 Honeycomb Tablets. iDisplay has recently launched a very handy app for Android... OS based devices that allows the user to use their smartphone or tablet as a secondary display. While it doesn’t afford the greatest refresh rates, it’s nice to have, and is very convenient if you ar...

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The #1 mobile word game Words With Friends Free is now available on Android.

Play Words With Friends Free with both your Android and iPhone/iPad-toting friends. Experience... for yourself why millions of players are addicted to the word building, triple score seeking, chat bubble sending goodness of Words With Friends.

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Android 3.0 “Honeycomb” is the latest iteration of the world’s fastest growing mobile operating system. Google and the Android Development team have worked diligently and intelligently... to create an operating system optimized for tablets that is both intuitive and robust. As we all know, iOS is running Apple’s Ipad, and Honeycomb is Google’s best attempt to create a mobile op...

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In the never-ending Browser battle, speed is king. Browser A might be the prettiest, most secure one around — but if Browser B seems faster or more light weight, good ol’ Browser A is going to lose... users in droves. This is especially true in the mobile world, where cellular network latency and the occasional peak-hour bandwidth bottleneck add precious seconds over the near-instant connectivity we...

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Before Angry Birds mania swept mobile device users everywhere, the masses were interested in words.

The Scrabble-like Words With Friends app, that is. An upcoming new platform release for the... game may prove that while pigs may be dying in droves, words are still alive and well.

Previously exclusive to iOS mobile devices, the Scrabble-like Words is coming to the Android OS as soon as...

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Pulse is one of our favorite Android apps for reading news, and we were delighted to see it make a good showing at Google’s recent Honeycomb Motorola Xoom unveiling.  We got a chance to see a... demo at Google’s Android 3.0 event, and the app is very promising.

Like other great Honeycomb apps, it employs “stacks” for the Home screen widget, which allows users to place t...

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Opera mobile for Android

Opera Mobile 10.1 beta is Opera’s second mobile web browser for Android. Opera Mobile was launched in 2000 as the first mobile browser to... bring the full Web to the small mobile screen. It has always been a truly innovative product, and is reflected by its desktop counter part. Opera Mini was a great app, but now we have a real deal. The...

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Why type when you can Swype

We recently covered the 8pen input method. It only launched a few days ago and although it looks great, we didn’t have a chance to try... it. Everyone on Android knows about Swype. Hell, everyone on a smartphone these days probably knows about Swype. However, there is a world beyond swype, and we thought we would share that world with yo...

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Facebook for Android

Rather than make a whole bunch of short posts, I thought I would collate them all into one manageable item. I think I sound like a debt repayment... shark. Anyway, Twitter, Facebook, Zynga and StumbleUpon have all made waves today or very recently with their announcements for updates or products for Android.

Twitter have released an update...

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8pen for Android

In a bold move, promising input method technology outfit 8pen have released their new application for Android to the Market for effectively £1. This... is bold for two reasons.

First, the input method does away with the keyboard in favour of entirely new method of input that will almost certainly take some getting used to. Secondly, to expect...