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Traveling around nowadays can be a bit of a pain – what with all the gate passes and bag checks that you’ll have to go through. Thankfully, there’s a new  Android app that will most... likely be able to help any prospective traveler cope with all of these troubles. GateGuru is an app that provides information on nearby airports and the trips that you take through them. It can update yo...

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When it debuted on the iOS, the Path app was the talk of the town. An app that enabled you to be part of a selective social network, it gave users an option beyond Facebook to connect with others. And... now the people behind it are bringing it to Android. However, the question is, is it too late?

Make no mistake, the idea behind Path is great, and the implementation flawless. However, wi...

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English sounds simple – but it really isn’t. Th world’s lingua franca is probably the most adaptable and useful among the world’s living languages – and it has managed... to achieve that by accumulating a large vocabulary of words. It can be quite confusing even for fluent speakers and writers to remember how exactly some words are spelled. That is why dictionaries a...

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Although Google Plus is still in field trial testing and has just been officially launched recently, it has already acquired a very big following worldwide. One of the perks about Google Plus is that... Google launched it with a native app that, for now, runs only on Android devices with Android 2.1 Eclair or higher. And, being a native app, it is expected to integrate smoothly with Google Plus and ot...

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Would you swallow a stranger’s word–hook, line, and sinker? Common sense, of course, instructs you not to–but, at times, common sense just betrays even the best of us. There is a... quick way–using your Android device–to verify the background of a new acquaintance, a newcomer to the team, or that friendly face you met on your way to the grocery this morning.

Th...

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Skype just updated its Skype app for Android yesterday, and along with the update came support for video calls on several handsets.

Skype video calls now work on the Samsung Galaxy S (requires... Android 2.2 Froyo), Google Nexus S (except the U.S. version of the Google Nexus S 4G), HTC Desire S, Sony Ericsson Xperia neo, and Sony Ericsson Xperia pro.

The supported devices are literally j...

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Opera announced yesterday the arrival of the first “point” update to its world renowned mobile browser, Opera Mobile 11. The latest version, Opera Mobile 11.1, is now available for download... from the Android Market.

According to Opera, the update contains changes and new stuff that the development team gathered from user feedback. New features have been incorporated to “make bro...

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Overclocking is not for everyone. It is a task whose benefits potentially equal the risks. Since overclocking essentially entails playing around with the voltages and clock rates of various computer... components, you can potentially fry your processor, motherboard, graphics card, or RAM–that is, if you do not know what you are doing.

But, suppose you are an overclocking enthusiast (and a...

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Cisco Systems announced its Android tablet, the Cius, in June last year, but without any official pronouncements regarding its price or a specific release date. Yesterday, however, the company said... it will start selling the Cius exclusively to corporate customers starting on July 31. The tablet will cost US$750.

When the company unveiled the Cius last year, it was very cl...

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The race for the top social network isn’t over yet, Facebook. Giant search engine company Google expands its realms to the social networking world with the announcement of Google+, a site that... could be mistaken for Facebook, if not for the logo and design. Google+ has its version of Facebook Groups with Circles (plus easy-to-use privacy settings for each ‘circle’) and Facebook C...