Category Archives: Android 3.x ~ Honeycomb

Pixlr-o-matic, a more robust Android app than Instagram for creating

I have to admit I was excited when Instagram dropped into Google Play today. After watching the iPhone masses pass them around, I thought I was missing something. Instagram is pretty lame as a filter app. The weak selection of … Continue reading

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Verizon Samsung 4G Galaxy 7.7″ tablet is a good fit

At right, the new iPad takes a picture of the smaller Samsung Galaxy 7.7 tablet Verizon LTE 4G equipped with Thumb Keyboard in Google Play Because any new keyboard is a learning curve, I updated the stock keyboard on the Galaxy … Continue reading

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New iPad shoots 4G Galaxy tablet 7.7, Galaxy shoots back

A new iPad shoots a picture of two hands using Thumb keyboard on a Verizon 4G Samsung Galaxy Tablet 7.7 on. The Samsung Galaxy Tablet shoots the iPad back. Both screens look about the same in daylight. Samsung manufactures the iPad … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Advice using Google Authenticator app with 2-way verification

After I did a factory reset on my phone a couple months ago, the Google Authenticator app no longer functioned. The app is part of the 2-step verification process that you can use to step up the security of Google Cloud Services.

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Color – A very simple, small network social photo app with $41 million in it’s pocket

Color is a simple concept. You take a picture and it’s shared based on your location with others in a close proximity. It understands when there are clusters of people posting like in a concert venue.

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VIDEO Tweets in Bloom: Shot, processed, published and music created with an Android phone

This monthlong series was originally photographed, processed and published on a Motorola Droid X using Twitter. The video uses the original tweets and photos, adding music created on the Droid X using a free Android app

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Circle Battery Widget for Android battery hawks

Circle Battery Widget, free in the Android Market, provides a real-time check of battery usage in 1% increments, graphically depicted with a broken circle.

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Using Google’s new 2-step password verification process

Google is rolling out a new 2-step password verification process to help secure your core Google password for Google services, related applications and smartphones that are linked to your main account password. The system is somewhat complicated but offers bulletproof security.

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