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Sprint

Sprint Guardian combines Lookout and Safely to find lost phones and monitor your child’s phone

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Sprint announced today that it would soon deliver two bundled services designed to increase the safety of family members and protect the devices that they own. The Sprint Guardian service will combine the fea…

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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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Android News

Philadelphia to give tickets to careless cell phone users on city streets. Excellent. [OPINION]

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Texting while walking in Philadelphia? That’ll be $120, please. Beginning in August, the City of Brotherly Love will crack down on people who violate safety regulations when powering a motor vehicle o…

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Tools

Vlingo InCar mode now available on all carriers, adds “Answers” to Android app

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Vlingo delivered a compelling update to its voice-activated search and automation app two weeks ago. With the addition of Vlingo InCar mode, users could send texts, place calls, and search for locations with…

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Travel

Vlingo adds hands-free “InCar” mode for Sprint customers

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Androinica.com has often tried to highlight apps that minimize the danger of in-car phone use, and Vlingo has just released an app that does that fairly well. Vlingo has updated its popular Android app to inclu…

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Commmunication

Samsung wants idiots to text while walking [OPINION]

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From the “Why the heck did they think of that?” files comes RoadSMS, Samsung’s latest app that’s going to lead to a lot of stupid people doing stupid things. Ok, maybe that’s a little h…

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Android Apps

Vlingo controls Android with voice commands. We’ve got 20 free copies! [CONTESTS]

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Voice command and voice input for Android are great features, but they aren’t always available everywhere. Vlingo is an Android 2.0+ app that adds deeper voice control options for the phone, and frees you from…

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Textecution aiming to prevent texting while driving

Android

Textecution aiming to prevent texting while driving

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A newly released app for the G1 is trying to prevent users from texting while driving, simply put Textecution “completely disables texting while the car is in motion.” The app uses the built-in GP…

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