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MKB Reviews: GTasks

GTasks is a free ad-supported productivity application in the Android market. It’s one that requires little introduction or explanation; its purpose is self-explanatory. It is a full-featured client that syncs with Google Tasks – which just happens to be the To-Do list manager that organizes my life. With GTasks you can sync with multiple Google… Read more

MKB Reviews: Google+ for Android

Google’s new social network is upon us! Well – Some of us, anyway. Google+ takes a slightly different angle of approach at a social networking site than their previous attempts and is rolling out now via invites to Gmail users. Not only is there a web-based app and a mobile web app; there is now a native Android Google+ App available in the market. This… Read more

MKB Reviews: My Paper Plane 2 [3D]

My Paper Plane 2 is one of those neat little accelerometer-based games that can either keep you entertained for a few minutes in a waiting room or keep you hooked for hours – It’s what you make of it. There is both a paid and a free version that I demonstrate in the video below. The Lite version had one scene with three levels, which turned out to be… Read more

Droid X2 Video Review

The Droid X2 arrives as the first dual-core device in the Verizon lineup that already includes 4G devices like the Thunderbolt and the Charge. While it isn’t a 4G device, the Droid X2 is a notable upgrade over the original. Boasting a dual-core 1 GHz processor and 768MB of RAM, we can count this device as pretty future proof. It packs an 8MP camera capable… Read more

Words With Friends: Android

There aren’t very many multi-player and multi-platform games you can play with your friends on both iOS and Android. Words With Friends is one of those rare apps. It began as an iOS only game and grew immensely in popularity – On May 14th of this year, the developers released their newest version for free in the Android market. For those of you… Read more

‘MP3 Music Downloader’ App + GMusic = Free Tracks!

‘Free MP3 Music Downloader’ is one of those essential apps for Android. Not only does it allow you to search from and download tracks in seconds; it also facilitates free cloud-to-device music streaming and even allows you to set downloaded tracks as ringtones, notifications or alarms. It can also be used as a companion to Google Music to sync your new… Read more

Droid Incredible 2 Video Review

The Droid Incredible 2 comes as a welcome upgrade to the original Incredible. Boasing a single core 1 GHz processer and 768MB of RAM, this device is no slouch. A few changes have been made vs the original, including a slightly larger 4″ 480×800 display, the removal of the optical trackpad, and the slightly beefier 1450 mAh battery. Is it worth the upgrade… Read more

MKB Reviews: Music Player 3.0

This week at Google I/O 2011 the Music Beta service was introduced. While the beta itself is still available via invites, you can download and install Google’s Music Player 3.0 application on your Android device to listen to your existing collection. The user interface has been reconstructed to mimic the Android YouTube app’s tabbed interface and tie in… Read more

Review: Google I/O 2011 for Android

Google I/O is here! There have been a lot of interesting posts already from DroidDog regarding things that have come out of this conference, including our complete Roundup. The free Google I/O 2011 app from Google can be a pretty handy companion for keeping track of what’s going on at the conference – whether you’re present or not! It allows you to… Read more

MKB Reviews: SpeedX 3D

I’m personally not a very frequent gamer on my Android device, but when I do reach for my phone to game it’s usually to kill time or to keep myself entertained for a bit. SpeedX 3D is a game that has the potential to become the next big thing; it has a replay factor that keeps me reaching for my phone to try to beat my own previous score. The developer’s… Read more