Who says you can’t use your Android tablet for both work and play? With the right software, some cross-device computing isn’t at all impossible for those who need to access their desktop software or important files on their tablet.
Splashtop 2 HD, the self-dubbed next generation of remote desktop software, is now available on Google Play.
Gaining access to your PC through your Android tablet opens up a whole new world of possibilities. Just think of all the productive things you can do on the slate, not to mention the work that can be completed while on the road. We’re talking about 100% compatibility between your Android tablet and the full Office suite and [...]
Armed with a powerful Dropbox browser, Cloudpipes for Dropbox (beta) is capable of downloading or uploading whole folders at once. You can create pipes that would automatically link a remote Dropbox folder to a folder on your device so that you can choose which Dropbox files or folder go where on your phone storage. More than that, you can schedule the app to automatically upload, download, and transfer certain files whenever you like.
The app runs independently of the official Dropbox app for Android, so all you need to do in order to access your Dropbox content is to allow the app to access your cloud data. By doing so, you can play around the automation [...]
Texting and driving has been successfully banned in 39 out of 50 states in America. Therefore, Bluetooth control and “hands free” systems are becoming the standard. For example, Ford Sync by Microsoft is being placed in many of their newer cars. The price recently dropped to $295 which makes SYNC “the most capable and most affordable system on the market”. However, if you are not going to be purchasing a new Ford anytime soon, or you are looking for a less expensive option, Parrot’s Minikit Neo might be the choice for you.
The device has a simplistic and sleek design that attaches to the [...]
When we want to share files with someone, we instantly turn to either Wi-Fi or Bluetooth function on our phones. Android users nowadays have plenty of ways to send data and one of the growing popular alternatives is remotely accessing data using their desktop browsers. One of the most popular remote access applications that is emerging from the Google Play Store is Shynk.
Shynk is similar to most other remote access applications, but it takes away the home network limitations found in apps like AirDroid. Shynk is designed to work on a wide variety of Internet connections, including Wi-Fi, EDGE, or 3G. Not only that, the app also lets you remotely access your [...]
Although smartphones and tablets are quickly replacing conventional computers, the complete switch has yet to be made. This is because there are still many tasks that can only be performed on a desktop computer. For this purpose, we sometimes require remotely accessing computers to perform certain tasks. For example, one may require collaborating with a friend via remote desktop or might have to log in to a remote server at office to perform maintenance.
Let’s take a look at some of the best remote access applications for Android, which can help you remotely work on a desktop computer.TeamViewer For Android
TeamViewer is one of the most famous remote [...]