The Dell Mini 5 is oddly named as it is a rather large smart phone. We’ve been hot on the heals on this device since it started gaining traction a few months ago. Now, we have a more in depth, high quality video which reveals some of the interesting physical…

App Review: TimeSignal

by on January 21, 2010 3:28 pm

Remember when old clocks used to signal every hour on the hour so that you always had a good idea of what time it was?  Thanks to TimeSignal, you can now experience this on your Android device.  TimeSignal is an app developed by Luck of Wise which does exactly what…

Google Nexus One review

by on January 21, 2010 1:37 pm

I’ve posted my full-length Google Nexus One review on  You should jump over there and give it a read (and watch the videos, if you haven’t watched them here already). In short, I like the device, but don’t love it. Text input is a big weakness, as is the…

App Review: Fandango Movies

by on January 20, 2010 10:52 am

Arriving late to the party, the official Fandango Movies app has finally made its way to the Android Market and joins Apple, RIM and Palm, which have been enjoying it for some time.  Fandango Movies app provides a mobile Fandango experience with everything you’d expect including the ability to stream…

Our Google Nexus One review videos

by on January 18, 2010 2:20 pm

Here are the two videos I shot for my upcoming written Google Nexus One review on  I should have posted them here right away, but, quite frankly, I forgot. Oh well. In any case, here they are.  First one directly below, the second after the jump.

Android Application Review : Ringo Pro

by on January 8, 2010 2:18 am

Are you looking to kick it up an notch and move beyond the drab ringtones that ship with your Android handset? If you answered with an enthusiastic “yes”, then you may want to take a look at Ringo Pro from Electric Pocket. Ringo Pro allows you to set custom ringtones…

App Reviews: AutoConference and Silencer

by on January 5, 2010 9:02 am

A couple of applications that provide similar convenience whilst using your phone’s accelerometer are AutoConference by Pythonistas and Silencer by Bruno Albuqurque.  AutoConference allows you to toggle speakerphone by simply holding the phone with the screen facing up or placing it on a flat surface in the same direction.  Silencer…

App Review: SMS Popup

by on January 4, 2010 9:58 am

SMS Popup is a must have app for anyone who isn’t already using a replacement messaging app on their Android device.  Unlike Handcent, this app has one goal, alert you to an SMS or MMS with a pop up screen displaying the message, and allow you the ability to reply…

App Review: Album Art Grabber

by on December 24, 2009 8:58 pm

Album Art Grabber is a neat little app by MyLittleBigApps that is built to do one thing, retrieve album art for your music files.  Chances are that if you have put music on your Android device, some of it will be missing the album art.  If this is the sort…

Google Goggles, released to much hype a few weeks ago, has the ability to allow users to simply snap a photo of something with their phone and return related search results in a standard Google results page.  Sadly, the real results are inaccurate or non-existent in far too many cases. …