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Google Translate offers offline support for 50 languages

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Google Translate is a great app to help facilitate communication between individuals who speak different native languages.  The one limitation to the Translate app is the fact that it requires an active data…

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Verizon partners with Asurion and McAfee to launch Mobile Security App

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In order to help protect their customer’s Android smartphones, Verizon Wireless recently launched a Mobile Security Android app in the Play Store.  Working closely with Asurion and McAfee, Verizon&…

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Google Now update brings support for public alerts, movie listings, and sport preferences

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A recent update to Google Search in the Google Play Store brings several notable changes to the Google Now portion of the app — which is only available to Android 4.1 users.  The functionality of Google No…

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Microsoft plans to launch SkyDrive Android app in the near future

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Fans of Microsoft’s SkyDrive cloud storage solution are about to have another way to access their personal data.  Coming in a few weeks, Microsoft will launch the official SkyDrive for Android app.  If…

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Google Translate for Android updated to v2.5, offers several new features

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The Google Translate app in the Play Store has an update waiting for you to install, and I suggest you install it soon because it offers some great new features.  When travelling abroad, there are many signs, men…

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IntelliRing Free

Free

IntelliRing. Your smartphone just got smarter. IntelliRing makes your phone smarter by: 1. Ringing loud when your phone is in your pocket, a bag, or cover. Then, as you pull your phone out, the volume is lowered…

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misHaps

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Secure lock screens are great for privacy but they can also work against you in case your phone is lost or if you get yourself in an emergency situation. misHaps gives you a way to display your contact information…

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HD Contact Photos

Free

Native Google contacts app uses a strangely lower resolution (96x96px). This was normal in the firsts Android versions. The new phones includes a large amount of memory and a large screens, and also, the new An…

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Alarm Clock Ultra Free

Free

Never worry about waking up on time again with the incredibly reliable, feature rich Alarm Clock Ultra. Alarm Clock Ultra is THE best looking alarm clock app available, an absolute feast for the eyes… bu…

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Solid Explorer Beta

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Solid Explorer brings to you a new file browsing experience. This is the most attractive, eye catching and intuitive file manager for the Android. The application is still in development state and may be UNSTA…

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AppBrain Ad Detector

Free

Detect potential concerns of apps installed on your phone, such as Push Notifications, Desktop icon spam or privacy concerns. - Helps you to get rid of annoying notifications and bookmarks on your desktop.- F…

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Woopra launches web analytics app for Android, helps your business stay connected to the public

Free

Even though Google Analytics is clearly the most popular web analytics service and will most likely stay that way for much time to come, there is another similar service that has gained quite a momentum in the pa…

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Android App Reviews

Lightbox – Android’s Answer to Instagram [App Review]

Free

We’ve talked about Lightbox before, but now it’s out of beta and looking to compete for your retro and 8-bit pictures. While Lightbox has a lot of downloads (more than 1 million), it doesn’t…

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OnLive Desktop App provides free use of select Windows desktop apps on an Android tablet

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OnLive is a name typically associated with cloud-based gaming on various platforms, including Android and Google TV. You can add cloud-based desktop virtualization to that list as OnLive Desktop is giving u…

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Dolphin Sonar lets you search the Internet with your voice, to become Android’s Siri

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Ever since the iPhone 4S’ launch, all of Apple’s fanatics have driven us Android geeks crazy with their oh-so-cool, original and innovative Siri voice assistant. And even though I for one can’t understand wha…

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