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Warning: Don’t be the idiot who unintentionally shares private photos on Google+ Events Party Mode

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Here’s a little tip for anyone who has taken a shine to Google+ Events – don’t forget to leave party mode unless you want your naughty bits to end up on the internet. Google+ has a new Events …

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Social

Google+ Android app gets Events, tablet support, and yet another UI change – this one’s actually good, though

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I know that many Android fans, present company included, weren’t the biggest fans of the Google+ user interface that changed a few weeks ago. Well, you have fewer reasons to complain because the Google+…

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Android News

picplz is shutting down on July 3, mass photo download tool coming soon

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Photo sharing service picplz will soon take its last photo. The company that delivered a solid photo posting app and website long before anyone had heard of Instagram has announced that it will permanently shu…

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Tools

bump now wirelessly transfers photos between phones and computers

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When it comes to getting photos from your phone to your computer, there are a variety of options. There’s mounting the phone to the computer, sending an email, or syncing with a program like Dropbox or Goo…

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Android Apps

Lightbox photo-sharing app shutting down June 15 after team joins Facebook

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Facebook has gobbled up another photo-sharing service, only this time it’s not officially making an acquisition. Lightbox, the Instagram alternative that millions of Android users relied on while t…

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Reviews

Android Apps Alert #83: Alfred, Grand Theft Auto, MiLocker, and more

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The Android Market, coming down from the high of its 10 billion download, 10-cent app blowout, is full of apps and games to choose from. Each week, Androinica.com takes a look at what’s in, out, and worth p…

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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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Lifestyle

Flickr Android app finally falls into Android Market

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Someone at flickr must have gotten the memo that Android is quite popular with the young folks. After 2 years of promoting its iPhone app and doing absolutely nothing for the once-ignored mobile operating syst…

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Android App Reviews

The Best Android Camera apps to help you forget about Instagram [Droid vs. Droid]

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You disappoint me, Instagram. You promised that you’d deliver an Instagram Android months ago, and since then, there hasn’t been so much as a peep. More than six months have passed and not a single…

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Multimedia

Google’s Pool Party isn’t much of a party yet [App Preview]

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UPDATE: Google has discontinued Pool Party. So much for that. Have you received your invitation to Pool Party, the photo-sharing app made by Google-acquired Slide Party, yet? No? Well, don’t feel too b…

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Multimedia

doubleTwist doubleTap allows wireless music sharing using NFC [Video demo]

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Music has so far been the talk of the town in San Francisco since Google announced its Music beta service at Google I/O 2011. That wasn’t the only hot tune on Android, however, because doubleTwist has show…

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Lifestyle

Lightbox edits and sync photos for phone, tablet, and cloud [Video Demo]

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Take a photo, send it to the cloud. It’s a novel concept and a popular one, but there’s another player in the market known as Lightbox. Previewed today at Google I/O, Lightbox is designed to be the ul…

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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 App Reviews

Android app review: Color. This one could be big.

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Color is getting a lot of buzz from both investors and users, both good and bad. VCs love the idea and have already put in $41 million to support the product. Users are a little confused, and not seeing the value in t…

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