Monthly Archives: November 2009

Droid Tips & Tricks: Third party porn apps skirt an approval process

MiKandi touted as “The World’s First Mobile Adult App Store ” became available on the Android (gray) market. It’s an interesting first test of gate keeping by Google and Verizon. Since Android is an open platform, it is possible to … Continue reading

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VIDEO: A Russian Style Thanksgiving

Treasures of Heaven Community Church gathers to give thanks in a country that allows them to worship openly. For the small congregation, which meets in a Dover Township home, such laid-back, community gatherings add to the feeling of family that … Continue reading

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Droid Tips & Tricks: Body Glove is armor for war Droids

I’ve been using the Body Glove Rubber Snap-On case for the Motorola Droid for about a week and it’s worked out well used in conjunction with a screen protector. The case allows a deep opening for the camera lens, too … Continue reading

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Droid Tips & Tricks: Widgets and what they can do for you

Widgets take the dynamic functions of an app and place it on your desktop. They can customize the user interface or keep changes in an app front and center. Widgets run all the time in the background. Widget features pictured … Continue reading

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Droid Tips & Tricks: Droid does ads

The Droid already accounts for nearly a quarter (24%) of the ad impressions generated by Android-powered phones worldwide in the two week’s following its Nov. 6 launch, according to the latest data from mobile ad network AdMob. mediapost.com

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Droid Tips & Tricks: Google adds free maps & navigation to earlier Adroid phones

Google Maps Navigation is now available for Android 1.6 devices as well. That means anyone with a T-Mobile G1 or myTouch 3G can download the app (actually an updated version of Google Maps) for free. PCmag.com I saw the Google … Continue reading

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Droid Tips & Tricks: Auto-focus bug fix (clean the lens) and macro tips

There have been many threads over the past week that the Motorola Droid has a bug in the auto-focus system that doesn’t allow it to focus. The scenario is that the red focus bars stay red and never turn green … Continue reading

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Droid Tips & Tricks: The group-guided, Populist Android Market

An open testing ground of ideas and consumer police keeping things in check make the Android Market a platform that fans innovation and limits risk. I like to check out the “Just In” tab of the Android Market on my … Continue reading

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Droid Tips & Tricks: #Droid Twitter feed – a love found, a day with actors and the blood of Lincoln

paulkuehnel: Droid fell in love with a farm hand made out of an international harvester and now he can’t multitask well http://twitgoo.com/57kg9 paulkuehnel: A manager throws hands as Richard Dreyfuss keeps talking w fans. They loved him during Lincoln cele … Continue reading

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Droid Tips & Tricks: Two docks and an app that makes one free

There is a multimedia dock and a mobile navigation windshield dock for the Droid. I found free app in the Android Market, DockRunner, that puts the Droid into the multimedia dock mode without the charging base. The multimedia dock mode … Continue reading

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