One of the best Android apps for streaming radio shows, NPR News just got updated with more features and a completely new interface. Check it out now from the Android Market.
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Arnold Zafra is a freelance tech blogger from Manila, Philippines. He writes for various blogs covering the mobile phone industry - including iOS devices, BlackBerry and Android smartphones. A self-confessed gadget freak, Arnold owns a Samsung Galaxy S3 and a Samsung Galaxy Note.
Quickoffice Pro Android app has just been updated with new features. If you haven’t given Quickoffice Pro a try yet, the app is available from the Android Market for $7.99. It could easily become one of your most useful Android apps especially if you’re line of work entails mobile file editing and creation while on the move.
The Amazon Appstore just went live. If you’re looking for an alternative way of getting your Android apps, you might want to check out the Amazon Appstore now.
Samsung and Sprint have teamed up to bring the Google Nexus S 4G to millions of Sprint subscribers. Packed with great features, the Samsung Nexus S 4G is a great phone that can run most Android apps faster and more efficiently.
Here’s another classic example of how a game which has simple graphics can be fun and entertaining. With a solid gameplay, enough features – and you’ve got a great game that can easily compete against other graphics-heavy Android games. We’re referring to Chalk Ball, a fairly new Android game which at first you wouldn’t believe could be a highly entertaining and addictive.
The Android Market is getting to be a nice place to grab not only some great Android apps but Android games as well. One of these Android games is Guerilla Bob. If you’re looking for an easy-to-pick arcade style shooter, get Guerilla Bob right now.
Facebook has quietly enabled Facebook Places for users outside the US. Check out Facebook Places using your Android phone’s Facebook Android apps.
HeyZap Android app can be easily describe as imply your Foursquare for games. It’s a social discover app for mobile games. The app allows you to check into games and find out what games your friends are playing as well as what games your friends have just played. Find out whether HeyZap could be considered as one of the top Android apps.
If you’ve always wanted to sync your Android phone to your Mac, chances are you haven’t done so until now. I can just imagine how tedious the process would be as compared to synching an iPhone to a Mac – thanks to iTunes. But recently, I’ve proven myself wrong. I found out that synching my Google Nexus One to my MacBook Pro can be easily done. Syncmate makes the syncing with your Mac easy. I wish I had found this app earlier.
Owing to its use of the United 3D Engine which was also the game engine used in Dungeon Defenders for Android and Infinity Blade for iPhone, I have high expectations for Stellar Escape. This is the first game developed by the Swedish company Orange Agenda. The game belongs to the running or dash game genre. The first game that will probably come into your mind when it comes to games of this type is Sonic Hedgehog. Well, yes it has some traces of the Sonic Hedgehog gameplay in it but it’s very minimal. Stellar Escape is a nice running game with great graphics, very responsive virtual action buttons and fun game play.
Rovio, the developers of the highly popular game Angry Birds just…
Who would have thought that AOL could come up with a nice, cool and awesome music app for Android? Well, believe it or not folks, AOL just did this feat by way of its new Android app called – Play. Play Android app can best be described as an Android app that lets you share what you’re listening to as well as discover new music. It also lets you play all of you own music as well as music from the site MP3 of the Day, exclusive tracks from the South by Southwest (SWSX) event, and more.