Five for Friday: Android apps for tracking a run

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So you’re training for a half marathon eh?  What are you using to track your progress or to give yourself goals?  You are using your Android device for this, right?  Time for another weekly dose of apps that you need to be checking out.  This time we’ve put together a list of apps ...

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Mushroom GreenZero Wall Travel Charger (Micro USB) review

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Need an extra charger for your Android smartphone or accessory and want to help save the world in the process?  Consider Bracketron’s new Mushroom GreenZero chargers and the peace of mind that comes with “doing your part”.  We’ve spent some time playing with these around ...

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Save 20% on Android accessories with Cruzerlite’s Labor Day Sale

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Need to pick up a new protective case for your Android smartphone or tablet?  If you haven’t checked out Cruzerlite yet then you’re doing yourself a disservice.  These guys are fast becoming one of the bigger and better accessory makers dedicated to Android devices. Not only that, ...

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Scan and create PDF documents on the fly with Genius Scan

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Remember back in the 90’s when scanners were available in two major design styles?  There were flatbed scanners that came in standalone and multi-function devices and then there were those types that let you feed a sheet of single paper through.  While each had its benefit, uses ...

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GoalZero Guide 10 Plus Adventure Kit review

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Continuing with our series of solar-powered chargers and accessories for smartphones, we bring you a review of the GoalZero Guide 10 Plus Adventure Kit. This device, like the others we tested, was used over the course of a few days while camping in mostly sunny conditions. What’s in the ...

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Five for Friday: Android apps to save you money

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Time for another weekly dose of apps that you need to be checking out.  This time we opted to go for something less timely and unrelated to any social events and instead choose a category that’s always relevant. Who here doesn’t like to save a few bucks every once in a while?  You!? ...

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iLuv MobiAir review

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We’re undoubtedly swimming in accessories these days and as an Android user, the options are practically endless. Between Bluetooth speakers, Bluetooth headphones, wired speakers, and wired headphones, it’s often difficult to know what’s worth your time and what isn’t. ...

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Five for Friday: Android apps from our favorite restaurants

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It’s Friday and that means we’re ready to go grab a burger after work and relax a bit.  Who are we kidding?  We like to do this any day of the week. Nevertheless, we big fans of good and/or fast food and we love nothing more than to have an excuse to use our phones.... Read More

POLL & PRIZE: How long do you go before charging your Android?

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As people who typically spend our days glued to a PC or near an outlet, we are always keeping our Android handsets and tablet charged up.  Come weekend, though, things are a bit different.  Whereas we usually have near 100% juice come Tuesday dinners, Saturday sees many of us dipping into the ...

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Review: Motorola Atrix HD

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Motorola is rarely a slouch when it comes to mobile devices. Whether it’s phones or Bluetooths, they typically try to innovate and think outside the box a little, even if those gambles don’t always succeed. The big M (now officially part of the big G) was gracious enough to ship us ...

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Archos 101XS review

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What we liked:  Super thin, lightweight, and sexy in white, the Archos 101XS looks beautiful and feels solid in hand.  It’s the best effort from the company yet and the optional accessories add to the value.  We’re also glad to see the Coverboard included in the box.  Bonus points ...

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Five for Friday: Android apps based on summer blockbuster movies

With the summer coming to an end in the next few weeks, it’s that time of the year where movie theaters start to empty out a bit.  With school starting and the eventual end of the blockbuster season, we thought we’d put together a list of apps to remind you of your favorite popcorn ...

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Behind the Curtain: A conversation with Wifarer

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Location-based stuff has long been one of our favorite types of applications and features for Android.  Having a GPS and Wi-Fi device in your pocket has presented us with a number of great services and apps for Android, each of which has its own selling points.  One particular app that landed ...

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Five for Friday: Fantasy football apps for Android

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Gain an edge on your fellow fantasy league brethren with these Android apps.

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WhitePages re-imagines calling with Current Caller ID

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WhitePages today released a brand new (v4.0) Caller ID application which goes above an beyond the stuff you find in other, similar apps. Not only does the app give users the standard name and number of who is calling, but a host of other relevant goodies as well. Tie Facebook, LinkedIn, and ...

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