App Reviews

App Review: Google My Tracks

Title: My Tracks Developer: Google Available: Now, Android Market Cost: FREE When I first saw My Tracks in the Android Market, I quickly passed it over never thinking it was


Book Review: Professional Android Application Development

It’s books like these that make me consider writing my own app for Android.  Since I have zero software development under my belt, I used to think I wouldn’t know

News and Rumors

Android Market Now Accepting Priced Applications

Looks like the Wall Street Journal got it right.  The Android Market is now accepting priced applications with availability starting next week. According to the official Android Developers Blog, Google

News and Rumors

Android on E-Ink Proof of Concept (VIDEO)

Check out the video below which is sure to raise even more talks of a Kindle-like Android device.  The team at MOTO Development Group have put together a proof of

News and Rumors

Emtrace Releases The World’s First Exchange Activesync Push E-Mail For Android (PRESS RELEASE)

Emtrace Technologies USA, Inc. ( has introduced Moxier Mail Beta in the Android™ market offering secure and direct push synchronization of corporate e-mail with Microsoft® Exchange server 2003 & 2007.

News and Rumors

Don’t Worry About Your Android Browser So Much

Charlie Miller’s back and he’s got a few people all worked up over Android’s security.  Again. If you happened upon readwriteweb earlier today, chance are you saw the article on

App Reviews

App Review: Movie Finder

Considerably more helpful than doing a Google search for local movie theaters and showtimes. GPS auto locate works well even in EDGE network. Subtle changes to app over time have it moving in the right direction.

News and Rumors

SLG Mobile, Inc. Announces an Upcoming Release of BeamReader for Android (PRESS RELEASE)

Fairfax, Virginia – February 9, 2009 – SLG Mobile, Inc. announced today an upcoming release of BeamReader for Android, a full fidelity (original quality) native PDF reader for the Android

News and Rumors and New Droid Pro Fonts Announced by Ascender (PRESS RELEASE)

Enhanced versions of the Droid fonts with are now available for software & hardware developers, and for creative professionals from Ascender Corp. The website also features information about the

News and Rumors

TeleNav GPS Navigator for Android Arrives on February 24th

Quick!  What’s almost as good as having a Garmin Android phone?  Having one that does everything a Garmin GPS unit does, silly!  Since we won’t betting a Garmin/Asus phone anytime

News and Rumors

TuneWiki Continues to Revolutionize the Cellular Music Experience: Introducing “Internet Radio with Subtitled Lyrics” (PRESS RELEASE)

TuneWiki continues to revolutionize the music player for cellular handsets. After introducing the first Music Player with subtitled lyrics, real time translation to numerous languages, and music maps showing where

News and Rumors

Samsung Not Showing Android at MWC, First Handset Delayed Until Second Half of Year

Samsung was widely expected to be showing off their first Android handset next week at MWC.  Many tech enthusiasts, including ourselves, were hoping to get a glimpse at their device

News and Rumors

Android Market to see Paid Apps Within a Week? Why Not?

Yesterday was relatively quite day in the land of Android, save for one small mention in a Wall Street Journal article. Hiding at the very end of a piece called

News and Rumors

1Cast Delivers Breaking News Video To Android Phones (PRESS RELEASE)

Free Application offers One -Click Access to Top Breaking Political, Sports, Entertainment News on Android Phones KIRKLAND, Wash., February 11, 2009 – 1Cast, the revolutionary broadcast platform that delivers up-to-the-minute

App Reviews

App Review: Tippobillosplitamus

A fresh take on the same old, same old. Clean, easy to navigate interface makes it stand out from all the other bill splitting and tip calculator applications we’ve played with so far. Not short on options either.