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Print Anywhere From Android Tablets Using the Cloud Print App and Google Cloud Print
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Print Anywhere From Android Tablets Using the Cloud Print App and Google Cloud Print

As I use my tablet and smartphone more and my desktop and laptop computers less, I’ve started doing things I thought I’d never do with a touch device. For example, our Honda Fit broke down a day after the dealer “serviced” it. They demanded proof of insurance before they would tow the car back to […]

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How to get Google Maps Turn by Turn Street Name Voice Navigation Back

How to get Google Maps Turn by Turn Street Name Voice Navigation Back

Google Maps and Google Navigation are some of the best apps on the Android platform. The unattractive, computerized female voice of the Navigation app has guided me to many locations, whether I’m in my car or in my motorcycle. I don’t like to look at my mobile phone while I’m driving, and I can’t look […]

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Draw Something: A Sketch Game for Android and iOS

Draw Something: A Sketch Game for Android and iOS

Draw Something is an iOS and Android app that allows two players to play online to guess words and phrases. It’s an absolute blast, despite a few missing features and some glitches.

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Light Flow Android Phone LED Customization App Review

Light Flow Android Phone LED Customization App Review

I review Light Flow, an Android app that lets you customize the color and behavior of your phone’s LED. It’s a great value at $2, but there’s a free version you should try first.

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Samsung Galaxy Nexus Battery Life

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Battery Life

People report “poor” and “terrible” battery life with the Galaxy Nexus. I discover that I get more usage out of a more powerful device than I expected, and even more battery life than my prior two smartphones.

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This Droid Has a Bad Motivator: Android Galaxy Nexus Phone Boot Animation Loop and Reset Problems

This Droid Has a Bad Motivator: Android Galaxy Nexus Phone Boot Animation Loop and Reset Problems

One of our Samsung Galaxy Nexus phones was stuck in a very long boot animation loading loop. Verizon Wireless told us to take it back to Costco, and the phone had some problems doing a factory reset.

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