Brightkite Launches Nation’s First AR Advertising Solution

Social discovery networking mogul, Brightkite, has launched the first augmented reality (AR) advertising solution in the nation. The California based company which has been bringing people together since October of 2005 partnered with AR application developer “Layar” back in August ...

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Nook Hacks Continue with Working Browser

I’ve come to the conclusion that the guys over at NookDevs just don’t sleep.  I was  getting ready to head off to la-la land when I saw a tweet that grabbed my attention. “Lades and Gentlemen. The nook now has a working browser.”  

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App Review: Blogaway, Android Blogger Client

Having recently started a blog over at Blogger and being a new Android owner, I wondered if maintaining it from my mobile was possible. After a few searches I found an application that seemed to fit my needs. Blogaway met and has so far exceeded the ability to interact with my Blogger sites. ...

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Basecamp Experience Comes to Android with ‘Beacon’

Binary Duo has announced the release of Beacon, an app that provides on-the-go access for Basecamp users.  Announced today, Beacon brings all the features of Basecamp to Android devices.  For instance, users can post messages, view and create milestones, and jump directly to messages and ...

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Dazzboard Launches Drag and Drop Media Management for Android

Social media webtop tool,  Dazzboard,  has announced the release of their Android Universal Media Management (UMM) for full Android and PC integration.  Similar to other Dazzboard versions, the Android system give users the ability to push-and-pull data instantly between their device and ...

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Android Market Doubles to 20,000 Apps in 5 Months

The Android Market has doubled its size over the last five month, going from 10,000 to 20,000 apps.  According to Androlib, the number of apps hit the milestone earlier today and shows no sign of slowing.  Take a look at the chart below and you’ll see the number of new applications ...

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App Review: A World of Photo

A World of Photo sells itself as a “fun casual, geo multiplayer online game” but to say it’s a game is maybe pushing it slightly. The basic premise is that you are selected at random by anyone else in the world using the app to send them a photo of your choosing. It displays a... Read More

‘FDA Drugs’ App for Android Released

Mobile app maker SigmaPhone has announced the release the ‘FDA Drugs’ app for Android. Designed to help medical professionals make decisions quicker and confidently, the app contains built-in official information for a whole host of products approved by the US FDA.  This includes ...

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NPR News to Arrive on Android Later This Month

If you’re a fan of programs like All Things Considered, Fresh Air, and Car Talk, you’ll be happy to learn of today’s news.  NPR has announced that their new Android app “NPR News” has completed the development phase and should be available for download later this month. ...

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App Review: GeoBeagle

Geocaching is a high-tech treasure hunting game played throughout the world by adventure seekers equipped with GPS devices. The basic idea is to locate hidden containers, called geocaches, outdoors and then share your experiences online. Geocaching is enjoyed by people from all age groups, with ...

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Android Facebook App ‘Bloo’ Updated, Now Free

Bloo, a highly popular Android Facebook application, was recently updated on the Android Market to version 1.4.3. This comes as a welcomed surprise for those who have been following the development of Bloo.  Not too long ago the future of the application was in question due to restrictions ...

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App Review: CalWidget

Tired of the standard Google Calendar widget that only shows in that small frame?  Well then, CalWidget may be the answer you are looking for. This is a Google Calendar display widget that provides users the option to choose from one or more multiple sized widgets that can be placed on the ...

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App Review: SipAgent

SipAgent is a new SIP application available in the Market. In beta for now to get feedback from users. It will be released in both a free/lite version and also a paid/pro version (the price has not been set yet). The pro version will include extra features like echo cancellation, call ...

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Pencils Down! ADC2 Voting Comes to End

The official Android Developers Blog has announced that public voting for the second Developers Challenge has come to a close.  We won’t have to wait too long to find out who the winners are as they will be announced this coming Monday, November 30th!  

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App Review: Vibrate During Meetings

Vibrate During Meetings (VDM) is a clever, yet simple widget that will automatically change your phone settings to put your phone into vibrate mode.  Now I know there are plenty of these “change your phone settings” apps on the market that do the same thing, however VDM has one ...

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