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Productivity

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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Android OS

Ubuntu for Android delivers a more advanced desktop mode running from a phone

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Motorola’s Webtop is not the only Android-based desktop game in town. Canonical has announced Ubuntu for Android, a whole new “peripheral ecosystem” that runs a desktop-class mode with…

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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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Productivity

PocketCloud for Honeycomb tablets provides awesome desktop control

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There are plenty of desktop virtualization tools out there, and PocketCloud, one of the most recognizable, just got a little better thanks to some Honeycomb treats. PocketCloud for Android has been updated t…

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Tips

HTC Sync adds media option to PC-to-phone software

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HTC has added media to the list of content that can be transfered to your device using its HTC Sync desktop program. The 3.0 version, currently available only for Wildfire users on a PC, can work with “popu…

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Android Tricks

Do EVO or Desire videos playback on your computer with no sound? You probably need QuickTime

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If there’s one thing universally despised about video, it’s the fact that the tech industry refuses to adopt a standard. Users are constantly forced to deal with codecs being unsupported in one p…

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doubleTwist adds Android Market browsing to Windows app?

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It looks like the latest version of doubleTwist now includes in-app browsing of the Android Market. Though doubleTwist added a web-based Market browser, only Mac users of the media syncing and conversion too…

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Tips: Froyo can send links from desktop to Android browser

Android Tricks

Tips: Froyo can send links from desktop to Android browser

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Google’s Cloud to Device Messaging for Android 2.2 seemed like a no-brainer when demo’d at Google I/O. A feature that allows you to discover content on the web and then send it to your phone; how did anyone…

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Missing Sync adds wireless sync between Android and Mac/PC’s

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Missing Sync adds wireless sync between Android and Mac/PC’s

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Android phones no longer need a USB cable to update files thanks to the latest version of Missing Sync for Android. The PC and Mac desktop software now makes it possible to wirelessly sync files and data between a…

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Nexus One Desktop Dock now available, selling for $45

Accessories

Nexus One Desktop Dock now available, selling for $45

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The desktop dock for the Nexus One is now available. Those interested can purchase the dock directly from Google, expect to pay $45. Of course, the Desktop Dock will charge your Nexus One, however there is more t…

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