Tag archive for ‘android apps’

Free Android Office Apps

by Michael Kwan - on Feb 13th 2013 - No Comments
Nexus 7 Android Tablet

It used to be that the only purpose your cell phone served was to give you the ability to make phone calls. My, how things have changed. Indeed, most modern smartphones and tablets are even more powerful than the full blown desktop computers we had only a few years ago. And we really are starting to treat them as such, especially with...

Alternative Android Calendar Apps

by Michael Kwan - on Feb 5th 2013 - No Comments
Desk Calendar

Yes, I know that Google Android devices already come with a pre-installed Calendar application that typically links up with your Google Calendar, but it may not be exactly what you want to use to plan your day. Samsung devices get the skinned S Planner that some people prefer, but what if you want even more options when it comes to alternative...

Free Ebook Reader Apps For Android

by Chris Cairns - on Feb 4th 2013 - No Comments
Books, Ebooks and a Tablet

There’s certainly something to be said about having a physical book, but the smarter way to read these days has to be in digital form. With your Android smartphone or tablet, you can literally store hundreds, if not thousands of books, all accessible to you at any given time. To make matters even better, there are some great free...

Free Android Apps To Make Your Smartphone Even Smarter

by Michael Kwan - on Dec 27th 2012 - No Comments
Motorola RAZR HD LTE Android Smartphone

Our smartphones are getting pretty darn smart these days. We can use them to check our mail, get driving directions, and even manage our finances. We use travel apps when we’re on the road and plenty of other apps to get things done, but there are even more free Android apps that can help to make your smartphone even smarter. This...

6 Android Apps Optimized For Tablets

by Michael Kwan - on Dec 26th 2012 - No Comments
Sony Tablet S with Android

There may be plenty of great Android apps out there, but most of them are designed for use on smartphones. When you use these same great apps on a tablet, all you end up getting is a super-stretched interface that really doesn’t take advantage of the bigger screen. This is one leg-up that iPad apps generally have over their Android...

7 Free Christmas Apps For Android Smartphones

by Chris Cairns - on Nov 28th 2012 - No Comments
Google Android Christmas

A short while ago, we provided you with a list of iPhone Christmas apps, but what about the rest of us who are powered by Google? Rest assured that we can get in on the holiday festivities, too, thanks to an ever-increasing selection of free Christmas apps for Android smartphones and tablets. As with the iPhone equivalents, some holiday...

How Android Jelly Bean v4.2 Will Improve Your Productivity

by Chris Cairns - on Nov 6th 2012 - No Comments
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

Each successive version of Google Android has improved on its predecessors in some fashion. The newest version is called Android Jelly Bean v4.2 and it will be making its official debut on the new Nexus 4 smartphone and the Nexus 10 tablet. This is meant to be just an incremental update to Android Jelly Bean v4.1 that was introduced...

5 Free Android Apps For Getting Things Done

by Michael Kwan - on Oct 12th 2012 - No Comments
Android Smartphone Apps

Even though our Android smartphones and tablets are very much tools of distraction, thanks to games like Super Stickman Golf and Bad Piggies, they can also be incredibly valuable tools for helping us get things done. And when you utilize the right set of apps, you can get things done smarter, more effectively, and more quickly. Whether...

TalkTo Offers Hundreds Of Ways To Save Time

by Peter North - on Jul 25th 2012 - No Comments
TalkTo App

The advent of smartphones and social media has made communication between individuals exponentially faster and easier. Whether immersed in a chaotic project or bored to death on a bus, friends and colleagues can communicate quickly and easily whenever they have a few moments and a keypad. Long phone calls spent “catching up”...

8 Smart Travel Apps For Android Devices

by Michael Kwan - on Jul 10th 2012 - No Comments
San Francisco Cable Car

Remember when summer vacation meant getting away from it all? You’d disconnect from the rest of the world, perhaps only pausing to send a postcard back home to your jealous friends and family. Of course, that’s not really the case anymore, since you can stay connected with your smartphone and all sorts of travel apps. What...