Category Archives: Android 2.x Tips & Tricks

Interesting phone camera comparison tool compares three smartphones at once and allows you navigate on main choice of three different test images and compare with three phones. Somewhat odd the iPhone 4s and professional DSLR cameras are much brighter than the rest … Continue reading

Posted in 2013-12 Android 4.x - Ice Cream Sandwich, Android LG Revolution 4G, Droid RAZR 4G, Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G | Comments Off on

How to take great still photos with the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Part I

The still camera on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus paired with Android 4.x (Ice Cream Sandwich) is a blend of trying to keep a camera idiot-proof while still giving it some creative function. Photo: Macro bubbles in a glass of apple … Continue reading

Posted in 2013-12 Android 4.x - Ice Cream Sandwich, 2014-2009 VIDEO ARCHIVE, A Smartphones, Don't be afraid of new navigation, Front facing mic for video, How to take great Galaxy Nexus still photos, New look for Google Calender, Pandora, Panorama, Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G, Signal Strength, Sync with Microsoft Exchange 2007, Using Google Wallet, Verizon LTE 4G | 4 Comments

Google Listen updates

Google updates Listen. Last I heard, Google wasn’t supporting this app. There haven’t been updates forever and now suddenly an update with no change log. Listen was my first Android app for listening to podcasts (2009) and I still use … Continue reading

Posted in 2013-12 Android 4.x - Ice Cream Sandwich, Android 2.x Tips & Tricks, Android 3.x ~ Honeycomb, Android LG Revolution 4G, Droid 2, Droid Bionic, Droid Pro, Droid RAZR 4G, Droid X, Droid X2, HTC Incredible, HTC Incredible 2, HTC Thunderbolt 4G, Motorola Atrix - AT&T, Review of Pantech Breakout 4G, Samsung Droid Charge 4G, Samsung Fascinate, Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G | Comments Off on Google Listen updates

Another Android WordPress update

Android WordPress gets another update. I just posted this using it. WordPress in the Android Market

Posted in 2013-12 Android 4.x - Ice Cream Sandwich, A Smartphones, Android LG Revolution 4G, Droid 2, Droid Bionic, Droid Pro, Droid RAZR 4G, Droid X, Droid X2, HTC Incredible, HTC Incredible 2, HTC Thunderbolt 4G, Review of Pantech Breakout 4G, Samsung Droid Charge 4G, Samsung Fascinate, Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G | Comments Off on Another Android WordPress update

RIP Droid X – 6/2010 – 12/2011

Two cross-country trips, thousands of motorcycle miles, snow, heat… and a three foot drop on carpet at Suburban Bowlerama smashed your face – RIP Some links from your glory days. Two friends, two bikes, two weeks, one big country 6/2010 Video: … Continue reading

Posted in 2014-2009 VIDEO ARCHIVE, A Smartphones, Droid X, Great Panorama photos - the smartphone super-wide angle | Comments Off on RIP Droid X – 6/2010 – 12/2011

New WordPress for Android

12/23 – Android WordPress 2.0 updates and adds link to dashboard in app with direct link to dashboard, geotagging fixes, stats fix and QuickPress shortcut improvements. 12/20 -A new version of WordPress (2.0) has been released. YEY! WordPress for Android … Continue reading

Posted in 2013-12 Android 4.x - Ice Cream Sandwich, Android 2.x Tips & Tricks, Android 3.x ~ Honeycomb, Android LG Revolution 4G, Droid 2, Droid Bionic, Droid Pro, Droid RAZR 4G, Droid X, Droid X2, HTC Incredible, HTC Incredible 2, HTC Thunderbolt 4G, Motorola Atrix - AT&T, Review of Pantech Breakout 4G, Samsung Droid Charge 4G, Samsung Fascinate, Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G | Comments Off on New WordPress for Android

Free Android app combines photos into a package for twitter posts

              A handy tool to create photo packages on your Android phone before tweeting. One tweet multiple photos. In this case, I was able to show both sides of the game. Another use might … Continue reading

Posted in 2013-12 Android 4.x - Ice Cream Sandwich, A Smartphones, Android 2.x Tips & Tricks, Android LG Revolution 4G, Droid 2, Droid Bionic, Droid Pro, Droid RAZR 4G, Droid X, Droid X2, HTC Incredible, HTC Incredible 2, HTC Thunderbolt 4G, Panorama, Review of Pantech Breakout 4G, Samsung Droid Charge 4G, Samsung Fascinate, Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G | Comments Off on Free Android app combines photos into a package for twitter posts

Posting a photo from WordPress for Android to twitter using a Samsung Galaxy Nexus (Android 4.0)

First I crop and tone the photo using the editing tools in the smartphone. I only need about 500 pixels of a photo to publish a full-sized photo in this blog template. Most photos can easily be cropped to make it … Continue reading

Posted in 2013-12 Android 4.x - Ice Cream Sandwich, A Smartphones, Android 2.x Tips & Tricks, Android LG Revolution 4G, Droid 2, Droid Bionic, Droid Pro, Droid RAZR 4G, Droid X, Droid X2, HTC Incredible, HTC Incredible 2, HTC Thunderbolt 4G, Motorola Atrix - AT&T, Review of Pantech Breakout 4G, Samsung 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot, Samsung Droid Charge 4G, Samsung Fascinate, Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Posting a photo from WordPress for Android to twitter using a Samsung Galaxy Nexus (Android 4.0)

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Signal Strength

Galaxy #Nexus to get an update to calibrate signal strength meter (Computer World) @diehl Verizon replaced my nexus. This one seems to have much better signal.

Posted in 2013-12 Android 4.x - Ice Cream Sandwich, A Smartphones, Droid X, Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G, Signal Strength | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy Nexus Signal Strength

VIDEO: Social Network healing

Droid RAZR video mixed with stills, and screen grabs. Patrick Dolan, 19, was stabbed and killed in 2010 during a robbery. Sharing details of Patrick’s life and their grieving, the Dolan family reached out to the world through facebook. What … Continue reading

Posted in 2014-2009 VIDEO ARCHIVE, Android 2.x Tips & Tricks, Droid RAZR 4G | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on VIDEO: Social Network healing