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For those of you who frequently make or receive calls on your Android phone, an effective app known as SpeakerProximity can be a handy app.  In a nutshell, the app provides automatic switching... between earpiece and loudspeaker, depending on how far your phone is from you.

SpeakerProxmity can be extremely useful in sticky situations when you need both hands on the wheel or when taking cal...

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I’ve had the Galaxy Tab 8.9 by Samsung for about a full week now which means I’ve had some time to gather my thoughts and decide how I truly feel  about the device.

With... all honesty this tablet is amazing it does very well with anything you throw at it from multitasking to smooth graphics this tablet will do it all. While using the Tab 8.9 I experienced little to no l...

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Pantech’s starting 2012 right by releasing two of their newest devices on AT&T.  You may have heard that AT&T is offering both the Pantech Burst and the Pantech Element at a bundle... for US$259, but today we’re looking at the Pantech Burst solo.

Released a few days apart, the Pantech Burst on January 9 and the Pantech Element on January 22, it’s a fight between a sma...

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Many Android smartphones are notorious for having poor battery life.  Most handset these days are provided with rechargeable batteries that could last a day or two, depending on the materials... used or how the device is being used. The sole culprit behind the mammoth battery consumption lies in the Android operating system itself, as it was designed to continuously synchronize data and informa...

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Since the first talk at CES, Android Authority has been following the Droid Razr Maxx for some time now. Released on January 26, the Maxx sports an impressive 3300 mAh battery. That’s enough for... around 21.5 hours of talk time!

Now that is quite special, however there isn’t much difference between the Maxx and its past brother, the original Razr. With models of the original Razr now...

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The time for partial screenshots of webpages viewed on your Android phone (and the tiresome stitching of those partial screenshots) is finally over.  Thanks to the screen-grabbing powers of... the SnowDeer Web Scrapper app for Android, you can now grab entire screens of webpages.

There already is a slew of screen-capturing tools available on the Android Market, but SnowDeer Web Scrap...

An Android smartphone is a powerful computing device. However, there are some things that a smartphone can’t do or can’t handle. That’s why we have desktops, after all. However, we... just can’t lug a desktop around. It’s also a bit of a hassle when a home computer is processing something and the user has to do a regular check-up on it – which maybe impossible if...

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For hardcore soccer fans, being right where all the action is and showing support for your favorite team is akin to a sacred calling. The ability to connect with friends during a live game (whether... on the field or on TV) and to get real-time alerts to game scores, player milestones, and event highlights adds to the overall experience. Developed by Vubooo Ltd., the Football Fans app lets you do just tha...

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Want a one-stop app that will bring you all the latest news in the sports world at your fingertips while connecting with other sports lovers? The Android client for the popular SB Nation site... is now available for free download from the Android Market.

With the official SB Nation app, you can be at the forefront of sports news and updates about your favorite teams and players, be it o...

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These days, people use their mobile phones not just for calling or texting their contacts.  The use of mobile phones has expanded beyond just mere calling and texting and has included other... more complex functions such as full Web browsing, productivity, and high-definition entertainment.  The mobile phone these days has become a pocketable assistant of some sort.  But, wouldn’t i...