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Android sensors, what are they and are they working? – Android customization

by: Jonathan FeistAugust 4, 2016
Having trouble with the sensors on your device, or just curious how they work, use this Android customization app to check in on your Android sensors. From the Gyroscope and Barometer to your WiFi and GPS, this app is packed full of precious data.
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How to improve GPS Signal on your Android Device

by: Alex MullisJuly 28, 2016
Sometimes your GPS on your device just is not accurate, here are some ways to improve the accuracy as well as calibrate the compass. It's easier than you think.
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Using the Awareness API in your Android app

by: Obaro OgboJuly 25, 2016
The Awareness API was introduced at Google I/O 2016 and provides a method for apps to get a more accurate idea of what's happening around it. This tutorial demonstrates how to add Awareness to your Android app.
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This navigation app keeps you out of high-crime areas in real time

by: Kris CarlonApril 15, 2016
RedZone is a suitably-named navigation app that helps keep you safe by steering you clear of high crime areas with real-time updates.

10 best GPS app and navigation app options for Android

by: Joe HindyApril 14, 2016
These days most people use Google Maps or Apple Maps but are always curious what their navigation app options are. In this list, we'll show you the best!
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If the police knock on your door looking for a stolen phone, this might be why

by: Kris CarlonJanuary 22, 2016
"Find My Phone" apps are responsible for a spate of cases where innocent people are being accused of stealing phones because of bad app data.
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Waze meets Rio officials after user killed during navigation

by: Nirave GondhiaOctober 8, 2015
Mapping application Waze has met with state and municipal officials in Rio di Janeiro, Brazil, following the death of a 70 year old woman who was redirected to a notoriously dangerous slum while navigating using Waze.
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How to get and use location data in your Android app

by: Obaro OgboJuly 15, 2015
A tutorial discussing how to fetch and use location data in an Android app. Learn to use the various location providers, and how to receive regular updates.
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How to manage your Google location history – Android customization

by: Jonathan FeistMay 7, 2015
When is the last time you checked out your saved Google location history? This Android customization post shows what you can do with, and how to manage your Google location history.
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TomTom re-launches Go Mobile navigation for Android

by: Robert TriggsMarch 25, 2015
TomTom is back with its new Go Mobile Android app, offering offline maps, real-time traffic updates, speed camera warnings, and save-able locations.
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