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Finance

Mint.com Android app adding 7-inch tablet view, Holo style design for phones to follow later

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Mint.com, the personal finance website and app for monitoring your many accounts, will soon add some design changes on both phones and certain tablets form factors. At the Google I/O 2012 Developer Conferenc…

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Lifestyle

Slice for Android automatically organizes online shopping receipts, tracks shipments

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Online shoppers make purchases at a variety of sites and often have an inbox full of receipts and shipping notifications. Why not organize all that information in one place that can track your purchases and whe…

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Finance

Calculations 4.0 does basic math, converts measurements and currency exchange rates on the fly [App Reviews]

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Calculations 4.0 is more than just an app that adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides. It is a tool that can perform those tasks quickly, but it also is a solid app for quickly grabbing info for information tha…

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Android App Reviews

Zillow Mortgage Calculator is an excellent app to see home loan & refinance costs [App Reviews]

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The housing market and the economy aren’t so much in the dump as they were a few years ago, so you might be in the market for a new home. While you’re browsing housing sites like Zillow.com or attendin…

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Finance

Google restores Google Wallet prepaid cards, other vulnerability still in play

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After discovering that Google Wallet is susceptible to a simple exploit that removes a user’s PIN and exposes funds to prepaid cards, Google disabled the ability to add money to a prepaid Google Wallet c…

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Finance

Google responds to Google Wallet hacking claim, points out the obvious

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A security company announced yesterday that it has discovered a “significant vulnerability in the Google Wallet mobile phone payment system.” The company found that a Wallet PIN is susceptibl…

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Finance

Google Wallet appears in Android Market workaround for AT&T and Verizon Galaxy Nexus, T-Mobile Nexus S

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Hey now! It looks like Google, or the mystery magical app fairies, managed to get Google Wallet into the Android Market for more Nexus devices. Previously, Google Wallet was viewable in the Android Market only…

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Android App Reviews

Mint.com Android app adds tablet support for personal finance management

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Mint.com ranks as one of the best personal finance management services around. I said as much when I first reviewed the Mint.com Android app back in 2010, and I’m more convinced of it now. Especially sinc…

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Google

Verizon Galaxy Nexus will not support Google Wallet [The Death of "Pure Google" Experience]

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That “Pure Google” moniker that has been applied to Nexus devices will take another hit when the Galaxy Nexus is finally released on Verizon. Whenever that is. Google has confirmed to ComputerWo…

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Google

Google Offers adds new partners in bid to show deals worth a damn

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There’s a problem with the daily deal trend, aside from the allegedly horrible return on investment for merchants – a lot of sale items aren’t very desirable or appealing to a larger audien…

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Finance

U.S. shoppers geek out over Google Wallet…will Brits do the same? [Video]

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I’ve read a lot about Google Wallet today. Earlier this morning, I saw a report from a research company, reprinted by The Telegraph, that claims most consumers in the UK are fearful of near field communic…

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Android Apps

Android Apps Alert #76: Tablet apps, trips, and zombies for everybody! Edition

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Friday is Apps Day at Androinica.com. At the end of each week, we take a look at the press releases, review requests, tips, and many visits spent to the Android Market while watching trashy TV reality shows, all i…

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Lifestyle

Google Wallet available for Nexus S 4G, shows signs that it will actually be worth a damn

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Google Wallet is officially available beginning today. While the NFC-based mobile payment solution has been in testing in a handful of cities in the United States, the Wallet app is now rolling out to all Sprin…

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Android App Reviews

Android Apps Alert #73: 10 Interesting Recent Android Apps

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Let’s just get down to it: there are a lot of Android apps and not enough time in the day to grab them all. That doesn’t mean  there’s no fun in trying. Each week, Androinica.com recaps the late…

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Finance

RushCard users get Android app to manage pre-paid debit cards

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RushCard has finally delivered an Android app for smartphone owners looking to manage their accounts on the go. The prepaid debit card provider has followed the trend of other banks like Bank of America and Cha…

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