Fandango Releases Official App for Android

A tip from Jay Neff reveals that Fandango.com, a popular site for checking theatre show times and purchasing tickets, has just announced their official app for Android. The Fandango Android app allows the user the ability to find the closest theatre using GPS or WiFi and is able to give ...

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CitySearch for Android Now Available

CitySearch, an online local guide, announced today that their Mobile by Citysearch app for the Android is now available.  With the applications, users can browse, search and share information for over 15 million local businesses found in 75,000 US neighborhoods.   Users can also submit ...

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Waze Announces Holiday Themed Version of its Free Navigation App, Launches Contest

If you’re interested in how companies plan to compete with Google Maps Navigator, we suggest you keep an eye on waze.  Rather than turning around and running in the opposite direction, the first free provider of driver-generated maps and real-time road information, embraces the challenge ...

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Evernote Arrives for Android

The ever popular note-taking/idea capturing/inspiration grabbing service, Evernote, has announced that their Android app is available!  If you’re looking for a way to store and access your photos, notes, and more, you should check it out. The app promises the ability to capture text, ink ...

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The Roads Most Traveled – Rummble Brings Us All Even Closer

As the world got smaller with the dawn of Social Networking, our tools to share the wonders of said world are growing exponentially. Attempting to bridge the gap between utility and user interaction is Rummble for Android, the gps based local search/review app that incorporates the same ideal ...

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Android 2.0 Adds the Game Changer Known as Google Maps Navigation

Google announced the next evolution of their Google Maps for mobile today and it’s a game-changer.  It’s called Google Maps Navigation it’s an internet-connected GPS navigation system with voice guidance.  And it comes standard with Android 2.0.  Sounds fancy huh?  It ...

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App Radar: Volume 2

We get a lot of emails from developers looking to share their apps with us. Whether they are improvements on existing apps or new titles looking for some exposure, we try to do our best to keep up on the announcements. Unfortunately, time prohibits us from dedicating full posts on every app ...

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Mobile Defense

As a general rule I traditionally avoid overused hyperbole. You know, like when a sporting event is called a “war” or when the most recent episode of “House” is called “the most intense and terrifying episode… EVER”. Yawn. I’ve always seen that ...

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Real World Hyperlinking From GeoVector’s World Surfer

San Francisco-based GeoVector has announced the launch of their directional search and pointing app for Android handsets.   Available today in the Android Market, World Surfer allows for users to simply point their phone towards a place that interests them and learn more about it.  One can ...

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Win a Year of TeleNav GPS!

It’s contest time! We had so much fun with our last giveaway that we’re ready to do it all over again. It’s an easy one to enter – If you have an Android handset, then you’re halfway there! Same rules as last time…    

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T-Mobile myTouch 3G to Launch with GPS Navigation from TeleNav

TeleNav GPS NavigatorTM available tomorrow, August 5; 30-Day Free Trial on TeleNav.com To read our review of TeleNav GPS, click here. SUNNYVALE, Calif. – August 4, 2009 – TeleNav announced today that TeleNav GPS Navigator will be one of the first turn-by-turn GPS navigation services ...

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Former Googler Puts New Twist on Mobile Search with Aloqa

The former head of Google Product Marketing thinks mobile search isn’t effective enough so he decided to take the CEO position of a startup called Aloqa.  The company has announced their Android app today and will be demonstrating it at MobileBeat.     

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Brightkite Now Available in Android Market

Brightkite just launched their first client for the Android platform.  This marks their first app since the iPhone version.  It’s not just a standard port though as this version offer features like integrated Google maps and background notifications for new messages.  Unlike the ...

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Flickr Adds Nearby Feature to Mobile Web Client for Android

Flickr has announced a rather cool update to their mobile web client.  The Mobile Nearby page ties your web browser and GPS together to determine where exactly it is you are in the world and then presents you with photos that have been take in that same general area.  Rather than showing ...

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Contest Time! Win a Free Year of Telenav GPS!

AndroidGuys is giving away 2 copies of TeleNav GPS to our followers and readers.  Starting today and running through Sunday, readers can enter for a chance to win a 1 year subscription to TeleNav GPS for their Android handset.  One copy will be given away to readers here on the site, the ...

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