Tag Archives: Apps

Apps That Improve The Stock HTC Experience

HTC’s Android overlay, Sense, catches a lot of grief for being a heavy addition to the stock experience.  I recently reviewed the HTC One X+ and in reality for this device, Sense did not ruining my experience with the device.  I like my device and the way I interact with it to look nice, and HTC’s widgets have always kind of made me slightly jealous…. Read more

Free Android Apps Less Invasive Than iOS Apps

A study was conducted on the top 50 free iOS and Android apps, gauging what data they transmit and how invasive they are. The results are shocking, as iOS apps seem to be much more invasive than their Android counterparts. Surprisingly, iOS apps actually transfer more personal data than Android apps. Yes, Android has a bad rep for malware, and this… Read more

Temple Run 2 Hitting The Google Play Store At Any Moment

Update:  It’s here! Here’s the link for Temple Run 2 at the Play Store. If you’re a Temple Run fan and have been waiting patiently for the release of Temple Run 2 for Android, start warming up your F5 button now.  Keith Shepherd, founder of Imangi Studies, tweeted this about an hour ago: And just moments ago, this: So, it’s still not… Read more

PSA: Play Store Dev “apkdeveloper” Adds Malware To Popular Apps And “Super” To End Of Name

Android is an open platform, and that’s why we love it. The Play Store doesn’t have restrictions on what apps can access or do, and that makes some apps true gems. It adds usefulness and value. However, there is a big downside: malware. It isn’t as huge as many people make it seem like, but it is a legitimate problem. This time, apps from a… Read more

Brooks’ DogGone Best Android Apps of 2012

For my Doggone best apps of 2012, it took me some time to figure out what I wanted to share with you all.  I thought about maybe I’d tell you about the first apps I install after flashing a new ROM.  This list wouldn’t change drastically from what I offer you below, but it would definitely include Titanium Backup.  But what I’ve come up with for my top… Read more

Amazon Appstore Offering 15 Apps For Free Today

Amazon Appstore has the tradition of offering one paid app for free to its customers every day, and they can use it and install it for free as long as they have the Appstore installed. Today, they’ve put 15 previous free apps of the day up for free again in a promotion, including some good fan favorites like TuneIn Pro. You also get a dollar in free… Read more