Plan B

Now that you can track your phone’s location online, and even track other people’s locations, it is almost impossible to lose your phone given that you have an application that tracks... your device’s locations. But what happens when you don’t have one of those programs installed? Now, thanks to Lookout Labs, you can turn to Plan B. More specifically, if you lost your phone and...

Don't you just love free apps?

There are a total of more than 150,000 Android apps out on the market now. The overwhelmingly huge amount of application choices can be mind-boggling to a new Android phone user. Here is an attempt... to make the decision a little easier. Presented below are some apps that by their features and popularity can be labeled as ‘must-haves’. They cover most of the common uses and aspects of an Andr...

Next week at IFA in Berlin, Germany, ViewSonic is expected to launch two new Android tablets.  The ViewPads, as the company has hinted they will be called, will come in both 7-inch and 10-inch flavors. ... Both devices are expected offer speedy 3G and WiFi connectivity, dual cameras, microSD support, GPS, and a USB port.

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A possible T-Mobile USA Motorola Android device has shown up on the FCC’s site for use in the U.S.  The phone looks nearly identical to the MOTOROI, which runs Android and began shipping earlier... this year in other markets.  The unannounced MB710, as it is labeled, supports WCDMA 3G data on the 1700MHz AWS frequency band as well as EDGE and features a large touchscreen display, an 8 megapixel ca...

As part of its Thanksgiving weekend super-sale, Alk Technologies is offering its popular GPS navigation software, CoPilot Live 8, for a mere $19.99. CoPilot is an excellent navigation tool for Android... 1.5 and earlier devices which lack the navigation feature found in the latest version of Google Maps. For those that do have Google Maps with navigation, CoPilot is a nice alternative for those times wh...

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Google has announced that it has added the same voice-guided, turn-by-turn navigation capability as possessed by Android 2.0 to its Android 1.6 platform.

The... new navigation-capable version of Maps is available in the United States through the Android Market.

T-Mobile’s G1 and myTouch 3G currently run the Android 1.6 operating system and can therefore run...

TeleNav has just announced its turn-by-turn GPS navigation app for the MyTouch 3G.  This announcement comes just at the heels of the myTouch 3G release.  The app mirrors those that TeleNav... has already released for the G1 and the iPhone, which received excellent reviews from ZDNet (videos and screenshots included) and from AndroidCommunity.

The TeleNav GPS Navigator app compromise...

TeleNav are set to offer the first GPS navigation service for the G1 at the end of February. At first, it will only be available via the TeleNav website, but it will soon be available from the Android... Market. Right now, TeleNav are offering a 30-day free unlimited use trial of the service. Once your time is up, you will be able to retain the complete service for $10/month.

The software itself...