MatchFuel recommends the best games for Android users

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The Android Market  Google Play has a host of awesome games for Android users, and some not-so-awesome games as well. The question is often asked, “how do we sort out the bad games from the good ones?” Enter MatchFuel. MatchFuel is a game recommendation app, that rates games based ...

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Earn coupons, rewards, buy Blurays and more with Fox Movie Mall

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A new application recently landed in the Google Play store which lets users scan billboards, 2D/QR barcodes, or snap pictures to learn more about movies and shows by Fox.   Called Fox Movie Mall, the app works with interactive ads and images and essentially opens the door to all things Fox. ...

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SportCaster 4.0 arrives just in time for March Madness tipoff

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OneLouder, one of our favorite Android developers, has today released a brand new version of their SportCaster application.  Hitting the Google Play store today, it adds support for the NCAA March Madness tournament as well as a few other sport leagues.  In the event you are not familiar with ...

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Virgin Mobile adds $99 Venture to Android lineup

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Virgin Mobile has begun taking preorders for their next Android handset, the Gingerbread-powered (PCD) Venture, with expected shipping to begin March 15.  At $99 it’s pretty much all the Android you might hope to see out of a no-contract carrier, if not a little more.  Hardware is a blend ...

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Track all of your online orders, shipments with Slice for Android

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Slice this week announced the general availability of an Android edition of their popular online shopping and tracking service. After more than 10 million downloads on iOS we can imagine this app will see more than a few on Android. What exactly does it do?  Pretty much everything, as it ...

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The best alternative photo gallery apps

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Your phone comes equipped with a gallery app to view your pictures, but that doesn’t mean you have to stick with it. The Play Store is filled with either visually better alternatives or ones with more features. Let’s check out some of our favorites. QuickPic Used by many, and with ...

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WorldCard Mobile Phone Kit review

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The folks over at PenPower Technology have a new thing for us to take a look at, and it aims to give us a new way of organizing contacts and turning any business card into a digital phone contact. Pretty cool, right? Here’s the setup:   We’ve got the all-aluminum base holding ...

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Instagram beta lets Android users test future features

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Do you want to test new features for Instagram? The company has provided a way to do just that with its beta program, which you can find on this Google Group page. The company notes that before you try Instagram beta, it will: Replace the regular Instagram app. Its actively developed features ...

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10 of the most popular apps this week (January 16)

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Welcome back to the regular series aimed at helping Android users get more from their devices. If you’re looking for some new Android apps or games check it out: we have a handful of popular new titles to get you started. What you’ll find below are some of the hottest trending apps of the ...

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Defy Media and Smosh’s Food Battle: The Game (review)

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“Defy Media” and YouTube’s “Smosh” together have proven the growing influence and practical applications of YouTube and online communities with their newest app “Food Battle: The Game.” The Smosh duo, Ian and Anthony each make appearances in the game, ...

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Turning my Nexus into a Yahoo phone

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The other day, I felt like trying something totally strange and different. As I happily use my Nexus 5 throughout the day, I have gotten to the point where I rely on Google more than I thought I did. After realizing this, it hit me how much my Android phone has really become a “Google... ...

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Funb3rs review: a fun, challenging math game

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There are hundreds of math games found in the Play Store, but Funb3rs brings a challenge that I have not seen in those other games. Funb3rs in a 2-player math game where your addition, critical thinking, and quick judgement skills are put to the ultimate test. You are presented with a 4×4 ...

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Franco Kernel makes its way to the Nexus 6

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A well-known Android programmer and kernel hacker, Francisco Franco has updated his Material Designed Franco Kernel to support the Nexus 6. Before using the app, you must root your device. Franco notes that he does not accept refunds if you fail to do this, which probably means the device will ...

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Free music download of the week – Trans-Siberian Orchestra, The Christmas Attic

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Just in time for Christmas, Google jumps into the holiday spirit by offering you a free Christmas album from the Trans-Siberian Orchestra.  The album, The Christmas Attic, was originally released in 1998 but is a classic album worth listening to, especially for free.  In case you don’t ...

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10 of the most popular apps this week (December 19)

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Welcome back to the regular series aimed at helping Android users get more from their devices. If you’re looking for some new Android apps or games check it out: we have a handful of popular new titles to get you started. What you’ll find below are some of the hottest trending apps of the ...

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