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Android Apps

Third Eye mixes augmented reality and gaming using Viewdle facial recognition

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Augmented reality was supposed to be the big trend of 2010. Real-world social gaming isn’t expected to be as widely adopted, but it is supposed to be more popular. Viewdle is banking on increased attenti…

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Android App Reviews

Viewdle SocialCamera Android app adds auto face tag in photos for Facebook, Flickr

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At CTIA 2011, we took a look at an exciting new app from a start-up know as Viewdle. The then-unnamed app caught my eye because it allowed users to take a photo and instantly have faces tagged for sharing on Faceboo…

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Android Apps

Android Apps Alert #54: Angry Birds and Angrier Users edition

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All of the great Android apps that we hunt down took a back seat to all of the great Android phones that we played with this week at CTIA Wireless 2011. Android was device-crazy at the annual wireless conference, b…

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Android Apps

picplz looking to make some gains with new features and version 2.0

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picplz is a social camera app, meaning you take pictures and have them automatically posted to various networks. Currently, picplz can connect and post to Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Foursquare, Flickr, Tum…

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Sony Mobile

Xperia Arc to finally deliver a decent mobile camera sensor

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Megapixels mean nothing. People often cite megapixels when comparing cameras, but the only difference between a 5 MP and 8 MP camera are the size of the resulting images. What really matters in a camera are the q…

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Android Phones and Devices

Phone Review: Motorola DROID PRO hardware review

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We just got our hands on the new Motorola DROID PRO from Verizon Wireless and we are going to put it through its paces in the coming days. We will take a look at how the phone performs, its software, and the hardware i…

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Android Apps

Inception Mobile Architect blends photos with Google Maps satellite

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Inception was one of my favorite – and most watched – movies of 2010, especially for it’s cool dream-within-a-dream features. And if you enjoyed the scene in which Cobb explained to the Arc…

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Android App Reviews

PhotoWonder dresses up your photos with effects and props. [App Reviews]

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The images captured on your mobile phone are fine, but wouldn’t it be nice to spruce them up just a little bit? Perhaps you could use the old-style LOMO effect, colorize the image so it’s predominan…

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Android App Reviews

Camera Illusion Brings Real-Time Effects to Your Android Phone [App Reviews]

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We recently had an Android camera app shoot-out here at Androinica, and we’ve also reviewed the both powerful and popular camera application Vignette. Another interesting piece of camera software for Andro…

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Android Phones

Sibling Rivalry – HTC EVO vs. HTC Incredible: Camera(s)

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We are going to take a look at HTC’s two latest superphones, the HTC EVO 4G and the HTC DROID Incredible. These two phones are very similar; both with Android 2.1 with Sense UI, 1Ghz Snapdragon processor, 8MP Came…

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Android Apps

Camera App Shoot Out: Which Is Right For You?

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As smartphones continue to evolve and improve into superphones they offer excellent replacements not only for digital cameras but also for basic photo editing software. Although iPhones had an enviable sel…

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Android Phones

Sibling Rivalry – HTC EVO vs. HTC Incredible: First Impressions and Hardware Build

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This week we are going to take a look at HTC’s two latest superphones, the HTC EVO 4G and the HTC DROID Incredible. These two phones are very similar; both with Android 2.1 with Sense UI, 1Ghz Snapdragon pro…

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Android App Reviews

Vignette makes every Android owner an artistic photographer [App Reviews]

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Filters and effects have made for countless classic photographs. Few people expect to produce classic photos from their cell phone pictures, but you’d be surprised what you can create with a decent cam…

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Android App Reviews

LED Light will light-up your camera phone’s video in dark settings

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One unfortunate shortcoming of many Android phones is that the lack of an LED light in video mode leads to some crappy night shots. We’ve seen how having a light on during recording can offer slight improv…

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HTC

HTC EVO 4G front-facing camera test: good, but it records a mirror image

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Food for thought when you’re using that HTC EVO 4G front-facing camera: it records everything backwards. I first noticed someone mention that the camera recorded “backwards” but I thoug…

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