Best Free Apps
The pure Google Calendar app was available for just devices, but now non-nexus Android users can also enjoy it, now you’re able to sync your Google Calendar with your Android device because the Google Calendar service has come back to Android, Google has launched the Google calendar app on the Google Play store, yes it’s the same app that you use on Nexus device but has some extra features.
Echofone is one of most popular app on iOS platform, for unfamiliar Echofon is a third-party alternative for the Twitter, now Echofon is making the way to Android and Echofon has been working on the Echofon apk for Android for a while now and has just provided us a alpha version to give it a try. They gave us the apk through a tweet.
Echofon is really fastest twitter app, it’s pretty easy to use that smartly syncs across all your devices. It offers a stunning and clean interface, the Echofon has almost all Twitter features that you need for your busy social media life, it makes tweeting effortless.
In recent times T-Mobile released the Isis Mobile wallet on Google Play, the app has been rumored to be released on October 22 but the app surprisingly has been released earlier, it’s an online payment client for your Android device that lets you to easily make and receive payments directly from your Android device, it will turn your Android device into a wallet, place everything regarding your money to your device and get rid of your heavy weigh wallet or purse containing cards.
Smartphones really makes your life smarter, your smartphone can be a full-fledge guide to do and learn things around you, no matter where you’re because there are a lot of apps are available for smartphones that help you almost in every aspect of your life such as the Field Trip app for Android developed by the NianticLabs@Google.
The Field Trip helps you find out unique and hidden things around the world, it’s your best friend for finding interesting and attention-getting things for you to make some fun, catch something interesting for yourself, your friends and your family such as a stunning architecture, historic but picnic places, an event, lifestyle, lovely deals, sweat foods, tasty drinks, movie locations, outdoor art design and much more, everything is available in your pocket now and of course it would be like a surprise.
Just a few days Apple launched the sixth-generation iPhone that comes with a stunning home launcher, no doubt the iPhone 5 comes with amazing specs and features that are enough to make happy but when you compare the iPhone to an Android device like Galaxy S3, then I don’t think it can impress you, however, for those of you who want some goodies from the Apple iPhone 5, here’s something interesting.
Now Android users can enjoy the iPhone 5 home launcher via fake iPhone 5 app that looks attention getting, it’s great to try an iOS style on an Android device. The home launcher give full iOS look and feel to your Android device, everything is accessible and pretty easy to understand. This iPhone 5 home launcher has been tested on many Android devices such as the Samsung Galaxy S3, Samsung Galaxy S2 and Samsung Galaxy Nexus, however you can try it on any Android device running the Android 2.2 or above, users reported that the app works on all Android devices with a Super AMOLED display.
CCTV system has become an important part of house and offices, mostly people love to use this system in offices to check that what their employees are doing anytime they need, it’s great to check anyplace without going there and for remembering anything too, this is because you can you record a video of a place, whenever your employee tell a lie simply watch the video to catch the point and it’s helpful to catch any burglar too. You can see who is knocking your doorbell, in a nutshell, there are a lot of benefits of having a CCTV camera system and we’ve got good news for those who own a Android device and want to use a CCTV system.
No doubt, you can find so many Android apps for IP camera system but here I want to present you a best of them and free too named “tinyCam Monitor”. The tinyCam Monitor app for Android is packed with a decent punch of useful features, those of you, who don’t have better knowledge about the IP camera system, you will rig up a webcam to watch a live video using your router, you have option to use a username and password for this system, to use it, type your IP address into a browser’s address bar, sign into your account and then you can view the live video.
Smartphones and tablets have made the life really easy, these are like pocket computer, everything is now in your pocket. Normally people don’t download big size files on phones and tablet due to some reasons like a network problem can interrupt your downloading and make you worried but as you known well that torrent clients make long downloading easy, they download big size files according to your internet connection and one of best is now also available for your Android to make downloading trouble-free, now you’re able to download any big size file that can take time to your Android device.
The famed uTorrent app is now available to download for Android, it’s officially developed by BitTorrent, due to its minimalistic interface and resourceful nature, it has become more popular than others, and now you can enjoy easy torrenting on your Android smartphone and tablet, whatever you own.
It’s pretty easy to use, simply find any .torrent file, add it to µTorrent app and download it straight to your Android device, download files over Wi-Fi, everything is one useful torrent app, you can play any content, subscribe to RSS and more. It’s a beta version but designed for super-fast experience to get some more fun on your Android device.
Social networks have turned the whole world into a global village, we get live updates almost about everyone through social networks but there’s not just one social network but also so many social networks. But now you’re able to get all at one place using FriendIn. With many social network, you have to share information on all sites you’re part of and it waste your valuable time, first you share information on Facebook, then on Twitter and then on any other, it’s really boring for us and the FriendIn lets you get rid of this problem, a time saving app that lets you gather all your social network at one place.
FriendIn is developed by Wondershare Software, it’s pretty easy to use app, before you use the app, login to all your social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Mail, Yahoo, and LinkedIn because it will allow the app to get your information from all accounts, the app will add all contacts from all networks to your address book and will make you able to view all information such as name, date of birth, work place, interests, and their latest updates and activities. When you swipe to left, it will show up updates from networks, when you swipe again, it will show the email of the contact you’re viewing update and also show all emails that are connected with that contact, if you swipe right instead of left, it will give you options to send SMS and call.
Almost everyone transfer the data between smartphone or tablet and computer, there are many ways to share data between phone and computer like some of them share via Bluetooth, some of them connect device to PC using USB cable, and more but these ways take lots of time and you can share just files, you can’t share text between a phone and Windows PC, but if you own an Android device and Windows PC and share files between them, here’s a easy way for you, use ClipSync app to easily copy and paste text between your Android device and Windows PC even you can copy and paste text, really useful for those, who receives a important written document through SMS and they need to print the document.
ClipSync lets you to copy and paste text between your smartphone and PC remotely, it uses the same LAN and Wi-Fi connection your device is connected, when you use an Android device and a computer connected to your home’s LAN and Wi-Fi connection, the app will surely share text smoothly, the app also automatically connect to a server, you can use this option for a one network, however for different networks, you’ll need to connect to a server using IP address.
TeamViewer is remote control that is available for many devices, mostly I used the TeamViewer on my PC, for those of you, who are unfamiliar to TeamViewer, it lets you to control your one gadget from another gadget, recently the app released on Play Store for Android, now you can control your Android device from any other device like from your computer or from any other Android device, usually friends and colleagues use TeamViewer app who need assistance. Mostly I use the app between two PCs with my colleagues but I’m also able use both Samsung Android device and PC at one screen.
Currently the TeamViewer app support Samsung Android devices, the app has been available for many time but previous versions only allowed to use PC from an Android device, but you can use your Android device from the same screen without having to manage multiple devices.
The Microsoft’s SkyDrive is now available on your Android device, the service offers 7GB of free storage that is more than other free cloud storage services such as Google Drive that offer just 5GB of free could storage space. Recently Microsoft released the SkyDrive app officially on the Google Play Store for Android, now you have option to easily access to your SkyDrives’ files from virtually any Android device, it’s a best tool to share your data to all devices.
Microsoft adds many useful features to the SkyDrive app, like you can view recently used documents, you can select multiple files to upload to your SkyDrive account, you can send a link in email, you can open files that you’ve uploaded to the SkyDrive account on any other Android app and it’s pretty easy manage files.
All writers need a full featured notepad anywhere they are, usually they use their gadgets to write things such as Android devices but the problem with Android devices is that some features are missing in Android’s notepad app like it’s not integrated to internet but if you own a Android tablet, don’t be worried about this problem, Write is a best Android app for your Android tablet, Write is especially designed for tablets and has almost everything you need for writing on your Android tablet.
The app is pretty easy to use and fast too, when you launch the app, it’ll take you to a dashboard, where you’ll different options like create a new note, see entries for specific time. You can scroll through notes, when you select one, it’ll show a quick view with different options such as view, share, delete and more.
Everyone knows that there are number of Twitter clients available on the Google Play, but I don’t think and hopefully you too that any of them isn’t a fully featured app, but TweetLine is a new Twitter client app for Android devices that has more features than other apps, it’s a best Twitter client for Android that comes Ice Cream Sandwich look and feel but it’s well-matched with all Android devices running Android 2.1 Froyo or above, the app is developed by a XDA developer member HappyDr0id.
TweetLine has all basic features and it brings a new and unique Twitter experience, you can personalize the colors and size of tweets, apply different themes, the app gives a stunning look to your Twitter timeline, it features default HOLO Ice Cream Sandwich theme but also has ICS Dark, Light, Light & Dark themes.
Clock is a must have app for every smartphone and tablet, that’s why every Android device comes with a clock app, but the problem is that, every clock app has just a few features, there is one missing feature, these clock apps don’t tick, so many people like to have a ticking clock, somehow they get help from a ticking clock for sleep, for those, I found a useful Android app, ticking clock, the name itself tells the main feature of the app, it’s a ticking clock for your Android smartphone and tablet, it makes a ticking sound every time, here I’d like to say that it’s really a stunning realistic virtual clock.
It’s a sleep timer and widget, which means, two apps in one, the app will add an eye-catching widget on the home screen of your Android deice, a useful sleeping clock with time. No you can’t only use default ticking sound, but you also have option to add your own audio file to the ticking clock app for playing a ticking sound, even you can change the design, you can add change the design with different colors.
Almost everyone is preparing for the Olympic games that are just a weeks away and now it’s possible to stream and follow Olympics games on your Android device with Olympic Android apps. NBC and BBS has just released their Android Olympic apps to get everything on an Android smartphones and tablets.
These apps lets you to catch every moment of the Olympic games, BBC released BBC Olympics Android app that has powerful features to enjoy this Summer Olympics games. This app lets you to watch more than 24 live streams of Olympics action and you can get complete highlights and medal moments. You can’t only watch live but also get any video on demand, videos are available on 3G and Wi-Fi.
BBC Olympics app shows all top stories, you’ll get live text commentaries of BBC journalists on daily basis. The app provide video highlights and interviews of different athletes. Don’t browse web for schedule, BBC Olympics provides complete schedule and results for all events, it also features medals table. The app have different pages for different purposes like one for Olympic sports, one for competing countries and one for Olympic athlete taking parts.
You can read the homepage for top stories anytime you want even when you’re offline, most of you love to share things on different social networks, the app also has option to share everything such as stories, videos and results on social networks, you can also share them with your friends and family via email.
On the other hand NBC also released the NBC Olympics Android app that lets you to follow the 2012 Summer Olympics. You can check news, video, photos for all sports and USA athletes. You have option to follow any sports, teams and athletes, you can also engage with other fans on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and Google+ . Follow any London event with everything you want like results, schedules, medal counts and TV listings.
Android Jelly Bean brings many new apps and features and after the release of Jelly Bean, hardworking developers immediately started work on Google Android Jelly Bean to port Jelly Bean goodies to their Android device, that’s why there are number of Jelly Bean goodies are available now such as Jelly Bean Keyboard app and some other Android Jelly Bean apps.
The Jelly Bean comes with a new Google Music app that gives you a new experience on your Android device, the app brings a new widget on your Android device’s home screen to launch the Google Music directly from home screen. You can save the your music to the Google Music that can be useful to increase your device storage space but if you save anything on Google Music app, you’ll have to stream it online.
Google Music apk file is now available for download, you can install the app on any Android device running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich or above. However the app works on just a few devices because user reported that the app doesn’t work fine for all, they get force close errors.
The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean comes lots of new features like improved keyboard, the keyboard adapts your language, it guess words like when you’ll type one word with this keyboard, it will guess the next. You have option to type words with your voice, you can use the voice even when the internet is off, This app support 18 new languages, it also improve the support of Arabic and Hebrew that can be helpful for blinds, he/she can use external brail input.
The keyboard app is now also available for other Android devices, it just require an Android device running Android 4.1 or above. The app is still in beta stage, developer released an alpha build of Jelly Bean keyboard app. It has many bugs like when you type a word, it will not guess next word if you’re not typing in English, auto correction is also missing for other languages.
New Android Flow app that use the Augmented Reality, it’s Amazon official app that is already available for the iPhone and iPad. The app is packed with bunch of features, the main purpose of the app is that it enables you to get information about the daily product around you and it lets you to identify more than ten millions of product such as books, games, tissue box, and much more.
It’s pretty easy to use app, you just need to point the item you want and then launch the camera app of your Android device and shoot the item. You can also use scan option to automatically identify any item that is available on the Amazon, it will receive the item information with Augmented Reality, the app receive the information of new items itself like when you’re receiving the information of an item then immediately you move your Android device camera to another, the app will automatically will get information of that item.
It also provides the audio and video files for some items like it will provide the trailer of then movie when you scan the DVD cover. You can’t only save the information of items to your Android device but also share with your friends and family using your e-mail or Twitter, a pretty nice feature for those of you loves to share their information with others over Twitter by make a tweet for your followers.
A while ago I was bit worry about video players, I used many of them but once I download the VideoLAN I didn’t touch any other, VLC is one of my favorite video player and I assure that most of you love this awesome player too. But the players wasn’t available for the mobile but if you cost your mind back, not I while ago I also shared unofficial version of VLC player with a short description but we no need to use any unofficial version because our beloved media VLC media player is now available officially on the Google Play store for Android.
Yes it’s available for free for Android, now you’re able to use this open source cross-platform multimedia player that enables you to play almost every media format but one thing also do keep in mind that VLC Mobile Team released a beta version of VLC player yet but the player is enough to use, however it’s bit not very stable but developer will release a better version soon in near future, so feel free to try this version.
You can’t only play local audio and video files on VLC player but also stream networks like you use the PC version, it features media library for audio and video files, and have option to browse a complete folders directly. It support multi-track audio and subtitles, it also supports auto-rotation, aspect-ratio adjustments and gestures to control volume. The player will set a widget for audio control, audio headsets control, covert art and full audio media library.
Everywhere you should do everything in a proper manner, the same case is on the smartphones and tablets, you’ve number of things on your Android device, as you know well that everything should be organized properly because it’ll be locatable easily later when you need, if you don’t organize the things, you can’t grab them easily, it will not only take you to a trouble but also waste your valuable time, so you should keep everything organized, Android devices also comes with a few pre-installed apps that helps you organize your device date and if you want something better to organize your places on your Android device, here’s what you’re looking for.
An Android app that recently released by Circuit Breaker Software named Place Book allows you to do everything in a proper manner, it enables you to keep the places organized on your Android device. You can consider it a portable organizer of Android devices, it allows you to save details of places and also keep the detail on your Android device, the app integrates some services like Yelp, Foursquare, and Google Places that keep the locations saved in a best location organizer. You no need to sign up for any subsection just make an account or just or explore complicated features of the app.