Posts by Carlos Graves

Carlos Graves’ Top 10 Apps

I have been getting asked to make this video for a while, so here it is – my top 10 apps that generally just get me through the day. Now, these are not my all time top 10 favorite apps, but they are my top 10 most commonly used. 1. Seesmic for Android 2. chompSMS 3. ROM Manager 4. SetCPU 5. Advanced Task Manager 6. Vignette 7. Dropbox 8…. Read more

Vignette Video Review

Introducing Vignette, a popular camera replacement application for Android. It can be found on the Android Market for UK£2.99. This application is rich with features from flash settings, to editing the pre-set effects that the application comes with…. Read more

TweetDeck Beta for Android Video Review

It is indeed the time we have all been waiting for, some impressed and some not, but nevertheless, TweetDeck for Android is here! Now John got to a written post before I could, so you can read all about how to get it (after watching the video, of course) right here. Enjoy!… Read more

Google Maps 4.4 Update: Places (Video)

So it seems that I am a little late on this one, so you can read everything you could ever want about this app over at Dustin Earley’s post here, but I thought that a little video review was in order. I have used this application a ton since the update, and since the update was only about a day ago, that’s saying a lot. Enjoy the… Read more

Giveaway: 4 Anti-Glare Nexus One Screen Protectors

Ever find yourself ordering something and then receiving it in bulk? I do. So let’s pass these anti-glare screen protectors on to you fine folks! To enter – Follow me on Twitter so I can DM you when you win! Tweet the following hashtag – #N1SPGiveaway Giveaway ends August 1, 2010! I will choose 4 random winners on… Read more

IMDb Review

I have been using for a long time to find movie times and such, and now, I can do it on my Android device! I won’t say “introducing IMDb” or anything like that since Dustin Earley already has a post about it, which you can find here; but I will say, introducing a hands-on look at IMDb for Android! Enjoy!… Read more

CyanogenMod 6.0.0 RC1 Review

At long last, the epic ROM that everyone has been waiting for is here! Introducing CyanogenMod 6. CM6 is based off of stock FRF91 Android 2.2 (Froyo) with many, many modifications. Some of the more note-worthy changes to stock Froyo are Apps2SD (actually working, may I add!), the addition of CyanogenMod Settings in the settings, and many, many new… Read more

ROM Manager Review

If you are an experienced Android hacker or tweaker, you’ll know that the Nexus One brought a more difficult level of tweaking to Android. On the Nexus One it seems that every tweak is a few more clicks away than that on, say, a G1. Well this has all changed – introducing ROM Manager! ROM Manager, made by ClockworkMod, is an application that takes… Read more

Seidio Innocell Review

I’ve been through a lot of extended batteries in my days, but the Seidio Innocell 3200mAh battery is by FAR my favorite of them all! This battery is far beyond what I had  expected beforehand. I am able to get about 2-3 days use from this battery with wifi on, gps on, and the display at 100%. This battery is available for purchase at… Read more

Nexus One Desktop Dock Giveaway!

Have you ever wanted to buy something but the price doesn’t seem worth the results? Have you ever been MEANING to buy something but just never got around to it? Could this thing perhaps be the Nexus One desktop dock? Well you’re in luck – I happen to be giving away my desktop dock! Let me just clarify that I am not giving this product away because it is… Read more