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Google

Should Google merge Google Talk and Messenger into one app? [POLL]

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Google has products that allow people to communicate in a variety of formats. There’s Google Talk for instant messaging on mobile or desktop, Google Messenger for communicating just within your Googl…

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Android App Reviews

Pingchat is now Touch, a BBM clone that’s more about photo-sharing for Android/BlackBerry/iOS

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You whippersnappers today don’t know how easy you have it with the plethora of group messaging app choices. Back in my day, there was only one BBM-style app for Android, and its name was Pingchat. But sinc…

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Android Apps

Android Apps Alert #81: FedEx, NBA, ex.fm, Path, and more

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Androinica.com takes a look at new apps in the Android Market each week, then wraps them all in a nice little package to share with you, our lovely readers. In this week’s edition of Android Apps Alert, we t…

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Android App Reviews

Opinionaided makes mobile Q&A instant on new Android and iPhone app

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People often rely on the judgment of others when making decisions, but your friends aren’t always there to offer advice. Opinionaided organizes feedback from your friends – or a larger, public a…

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Android App Reviews

Official Hotmail Android app is cooler than previous options

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There have been hundreds of third-party apps that connect Android users to their Hotmail.com email accounts. However, it wasn’t until yesterday that an official app from Microsoft found its way into t…

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Commmunication

Skype adds video calling for Galaxy Tab 10.1, Xoom, Droid Bionic & more. Oh, and advertisements, too!

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Skype has added 14 new devices to its list of supported phones and tablets capable of Skype video calling on Android.The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Motorola Droid Bionic headline the list of new devices, howev…

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Commmunication

Smartr Contacts makes sense of your massive contacts list, adds fast search and social profile data [App Reviews]

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Let’s face it: contact management on Android can be a mess. There are often duplicates, it can be tough to only sync certain people depending on your phone model, and – like any contact system ̵…

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Commmunication

Bump grinds its way to 50 million users, celebrates with infographic detailing user patterns

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Tech media spends so much time covering social networks, online communication, and all things digital or virtual that it can sometimes be tough to remember that people actually meet in real life. But even when…

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Android App Reviews

fring turns group video chat feature into an interested-based “Playgrounds” app

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I’ve seen many Google+ users ask when the Google+ Android app would support Hangouts, and my guess is that it’s not high on the priority list for now. That doesn’t mean that users have to wait…

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Android App Reviews

Google Voice now supports Honeycomb tablets

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Google Voice has been updated several times this year, each one more disappointing than the last for the people who have been waiting for the ability to use it on their Honeycomb devices. Google has finally made…

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Commmunication

DeskSMS Android app sends and receives text messages through your desktop [App Reviews]

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One of the greatest virtues of Google Voice is the ability to manage SMS messages from the desktop. Being notified on a computer when my phone receives a new text message, and being able to respond directly from t…

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Commmunication

Facebook’s Messenger app will support Android & iOS video calling, too

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The first question people asked after Facebook debuted its Skype-powered video calling service – after, wondering if Google Hangouts made the company nervous – was if the social networking gia…

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Commmunication

GroupMe update shows G+ Huddles aren’t the only game in town

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Since the Google+ Android app introduced Huddles, many Android early adopters abandoned their previous group messaging app. However, an update from GroupMe reminds everyone that Google hasn’t won y…

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Dear, Zuck: Sorry for deleting my Facebook account (not really)

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Yes it’s real, my Facebook account is no more. You can call it a break up, separation, or divorce — it really doesn’t matter because the fact is for a while now Facebook and I have grown apart. I…

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Commmunication

How to use Google+ with Android [and love it]

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The launch of Google+ reminds me an awful lot of Google Wave. You search feverishly for a golden ticket (invite) and then go crazy learning all of these new features, hoping that this incredible new communicati…

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