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Samsung Galaxy Nexus vs LG Nitro HD

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LG continues to stay afloat in a sea riddled with tremendous competition from other mobile manufacturers such as Samsung and HTC. With its new flagship phone, the Nitro HD, LG is certainly keeping pace with the rest. First introduced way back in August, the device was reported to feature the award-winning AH-IPS screen with HD capability. The Nitro HD was marketed to be the best in its own category, with beefed-up specifications that taunt even Samsung’s Super AMOLED Plus display powering many of its phones. The Galaxy Nexus, on the other hand, ushered in a new era in the competition,…

How to Turn Off Camera Shutter Sound on Android Phones

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If there is anything more awkward or irritating, it’s having people notice when you’re snapping a candid shot. One little annoying catch to using an Android phone’s camera is the little shutter sound it makes whenever you take a picture. It makes sneaking a spur-of-the-moment shot difficult, whether it’s at a meeting, a quiet room or even when you’re wandering the city. Fortunately, there are ways to turn this sound off so that you don’t have to be caught in the act. The basic way is to switch your phone to Silent Mode. This process is simple and easy, but…

Samsung Galaxy S2 vs LG Nitro HD

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The recent launch of the LG Nitro HD was expected to make huge waves in the mobile phone industry. Produced by LG, the phone carries an award-winning AH-IPS screen with HD capability. Rising hype concerning the new technology went frantic, with reviews claiming the LG phone’s display to be way better than the display of any other device in the market, including Samsung’s Super AMOLED Plus screen found on the Samsung Galaxy S2 and other devices. As the new year starts to unfold, it is fitting to take a look again at how LG’s gorgeous HD phone fares against Samsung’s…

Best RSS Reader Apps for Android

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One of the biggest reasons why we always carry around our Android devices is for information. It is our handy companion that’s always ready to help us find places through GPS, find the latest market trends, check out the latest news, and many others. Not long ago we depend on newspapers for the latest news. Now that we have the web, most of the time we just pull up a browser to check out the latest news, which became better through the birth of RSS. RSS simplified the way we access the news. Having RSS around for quite some time…

How to Easily Organize Trips Using Your Android Phone

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If you’ve ever gone on a trip, you’d be familiar with how stressful it is to plan it. It’s not just about making reservations at a hotel or checking the map for your must-go-to locations. You’ll need to make sure your trip is safe. And then, you also need to check the weather, the currency rates, must-have items for your first aid kit, maps — the list goes on! Thankfully, Trip Organizer is here to make your trip planning less stressful. Recently released on the Android Market, Trip Organizer is powered by the experts at Netglobers and Europ Assistance.  It…

How to Run a Photo Slideshow of Your Facebook Friends When They Call You

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Facebook has become the social media hub for many netizens and has grown so huge that keeping tabs on friends online has become as easy as sifting through your phone’s address book. Another great thing about Facebook is the multitude of apps surrounding the popular social networking site. Developers are crafting new applications to be integrated with Facebook. One such application is Facetones. Facetones is a free application that specifically aims to bring your Facebook experience up to the next level. From the name itself, Facetones integrates Facebook and your mobile phone into one social media hub that provides you…

A Fresh Look at the Updated Iris App for Android

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Last October we were surprised by Iris, a cool app that’s supposed to be Android’s response to the iPhone’s Siri. And yes, that’s right–Siri spelled backwards is Iris. One of the things that this Android app can brag about is the fact that it was created just within 8 hours. Its claim for omnipotence may not be absolute just yet, but this app is definitely a promising one. It reached a million downloads in a very short time, an indicator of good reception from Android users. The reviews over at the Android Market and over the Internet have been mostly…

HTC Sensation XL vs LG Optimus EX

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It’s a battle between titans as the LG Optimus EX faces off with HTC’s Sensation XL in an all-out competition of epic proportions. The massive Sensation XL is a great update of sorts to its younger brother, the HTC Sensation. On the other hand, LG is known for bringing its first dual-core smartphone in the form of the LG Optimus 2X, but this time around we’re happy to know that LG is bringing a new upgrade to its Optimus line with the LG Optimus EX. In this article we’ll take a closer look at whether LG’s new Optimus can stand…

Using Your Android Phone to Keep Stress Levels in Check

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The things smartphones can do nowadays never cease to amaze. The key to a lot of the functionalities afforded by smartphones is in the apps. There are apps for almost everything under the sun–from list-keeping apps, to note-taking apps, to health-related apps. An interesting app called Stress Check, developed by Azumio, falls under the latter category. Stress Check allows you analyze your stress levels in real time by measuring your pulse rate. The app is a physical and psychological stress monitoring tool for Android. To be able to monitor your stress levels, Stress Check uses your device’s camera and LED…

Sharing Geotagged Photo Galleries of Your Travel Photos

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We’ve already seen a lot of Android apps that are really cool. These apps are the ones that make our Android devices different from feature phones (also called basic phones). These apps make our Android smartphones powerful. Today, you will know more about a fascinating and powerful app useful for people who love traveling and taking pictures. Pictour is yet another Android app that helps you manage your pictures. This is not like your average picture manager, since this app specializes in travel pictures. The app is very helpful when it comes to managing photos you took from your travels….