How to save online maps for offline use in Google Maps[Tutorial]

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Last Tuesday, Google unveiled a host of new features for its Maps app.  Bringing the update to version 8.0, the biggest features include transit travel times with walking time included, lane guidance in turn-by-turn navigation, and the ability to save maps offline. Today we’ll be ...

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Conquer the forces of evil: BogeyWogey Ghostbusters 3D [App of the Day]

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Today’s app of the day is BogeyWogey Ghostbusters 3D.  It is a very simple and funny 3rd person shooter that revolves around a blonde headed character setting out to defend his village from the “Ghostly” menace. When you initially start the game you are prompted with a ...

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Editor’s Picks: 15 Android apps you should know (May 10)

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The Editor’s Picks, formerly known as APPTEASERS, is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that ...

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Best apps for mom on Mother’s Day

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So you got your mom an Android phone or tablet for Mother’s Day.  First of all, congratulations on officially becoming the favorite child. Secondly, you are gonna have to fill that device with great apps for your mother to enjoy (you’re gonna be setting it up for her anyway, so why ...

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Adaptxt promises to prevent Mom’s embarrassing AutoCorrects [App of the Day]

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Ever received that odd text from your mom? Remember that one word that was changed and scarred you for life? Chances are she was victim of some sort of AutoCorrecting feature on her device creating the awkward conversation. Adaptxt is a solution that can help eliminate your mother’s ...

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UpTo vs. Sunrise vs. Today Calendar: Which new Android calendar is the best?

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Smartphones do so much for us. They offer all forms of media, keep us connected, and keep most of us productive. So what good is a smartphone without a great calendar application? Just in the past few weeks, Android users have seen a slew of new calendar apps arrive on their favorite mobile ...

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Frontback – A Photo Sharing App for the Selfie Generation

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There is no shortage of great social networks that are focused on sharing pictures. Frontback (which initially gained popularity on iOS some time ago) has made the leap to Android, and brings with it all the goodies that you would expect. Frontback, at its core, is an application that utilizes ...

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UpNext is a simple calendar widget that’s focused on your next task [App of the Day]

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We cover a ton of calendar apps and widgets at AndroidGuys, but what can we say? They’re functional, pretty, and they’re all different. UpNext is a widget, not a calendar app, that gives you a detailed look at your day as it goes by. Most agenda calendars give you a glimpse at your ...

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Never miss a call again with Alert.me [App of the Day]

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In our active lifestyles, its often extremely easy to miss a call/text/etc., and never even know about the notification until hours later. That’s where the app Alert.me comes in to play. Making sure you never miss out on a call again. Alert.me allows you to select from vibration, sound, ...

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Jump around with GravyBot HD

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Ever dream of being a robot that just jumped around, free-styling it through levels? Well, GravyBot HD has the answer to fill that void in your life. Daft Monkey Games just released a new challenging arcade game that is based on realistic physics while using unique game mechanics to create a ...

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Beautiful architecture comes to Muzei with Muzei HD Architecture [App of the Day]

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At AndroidGuys, we’re big fans of Tobias Gläser’s Muzei HD Landscapes. The customization options and the quality of images it chooses are great, and work with a phone or tablet perfectly. Are you looking for something other than landscapes? Gläser is back with another great Muzei ...

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Game Review: Naked Wing

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Naked Wing (Quick Connect Co., Ltd) is a very, very simple platforming game.  You play the role of a recently-deceased chicken whose time has apparently not yet come.  You are sent back from the feathered pearly gates to some kind of poultry purgatory. This netherworld takes the form of a ...

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Run! Black&White is the perfect mix of simple and frustrating [App of the Day]

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Run! Black&White is a simple and fun endless runner that you may not be able to put down. The game is simple: tap the left side of your screen to switch between black and white, and tap the right side to jump. The character needs to be the opposite color of the platform to stand... Read More

Versus pits your favorite devices head-to-head [App of the Day]

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The Internet is good for a ton of things, but comparing two like (or unlike) devices isn’t usually one of them. If there isn’t a popular news story written about it, you may find yourself looking up spec sheets that look nothing alike, trying to decipher which device is better. ...

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Search in private on your Android with Disconnect Search [App of the Day]

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Sometimes it’s nice to be off the grid for awhile. What if you need to look something up, but don’t want it to be recorded everywhere? Now there is an app out there for your incognito needs. Disconnect Search lets you search on Google, Yahoo, Bing, blekko, or DuckDuckGo, completely ...

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