Tag Archives: Device Reviews

Top Xoom Tips and Tricks [Video]

Let’s take a video look at what separates the Motorola Xoom from the rest of the pack. I’ve been putting the Xoom to the test for around a week now and I’ve discovered a lot about it that isn’t in the typical rushed review video. The launch of the iP*d 2 was nothing short of significant for Motorola but the Xoom has a few tricks up its sleeve that the… Read more

MKB Reviews: The Weather Channel 3.0

The newest addition of the Weather Channel application has been revamped with an updated interface; That’s the main story here, as much of the feature goodness we’ve enjoyed in previous versions is still present. They’re also bringing in a new logo and greater device compatibility. Check it out: From the description in the Android market:… Read more

MKB Reviews: Swipepad

Swipepad is a must-have multitasking assistant. A free application found in the ‘Productivity’ section of the Android market, Swipepad is sure to change the way you use your device, whether it’s a tablet or a phone or anything else powered by Android. From anywhere, in any application you can swipe across your device’s screen quickly to bring up an array… Read more

MKB Reviews: Time & Date Contrast Live Wallpaper

There are plenty of homescreen widgets and applications that can give you a large, visually appealing view of the time/date. There are things like Beautiful Widgets and others that take up widget space but give a simple, good looking view of this same information. This is a live wallpaper, however, so it takes up no icon space and still gets everything… Read more

15 Hour Battery with SetCPU

Are you a smartphone users who often dreams of an all-day battery life with constant use? If you’re reading this, most likely yes. Do most smartphones have batteries large enough to carry 12 hours of juice? Nope. As a matter of fact, there are a lot of high end smartphones out there that boast 1700mAH and 1900mAH batteries, yet the devices… Read more

MKB Reviews: CircleLauncher

CircleLauncher has arisen as one of the most popular launcher widgets for Android. It brings smooth visuals and top notch functionality together in a well designed and appealing  ’dock’ on your Android homescreen. This launcher works on all versions of Android but will look especially good on tablet devices. Check out the video for the full… Read more

MKB Reviews: ADWLauncher EX

You’re familiar with homescreen applications, right? Many of you are probably using one right now. If you’re looking for a new one to spice up your Android phone’s featureset look no further than ADWLauncher EX. This version is available in the Android market for €2.50 and has gotten exceptionally high ratings. Check out the video review for more… Read more

MKB Reviews: UnblockMe

Unblock Me is a simple game. Simple in the sense that there’s a single goal and it’s pretty easy to figure it out. It’s a free and ridiculously addicting puzzle game that can sneak up from behind you and waste away hours of productivity. I’m sharing so I can make sure I’m not the only one spending a ridiculously long amount of time trying to… Read more

MKB Reviews: Dolphin Browser Mini

There are a lot of alternative browsers available on the Android market, from Skyfire to Opera Mini to Dolphin Browser HD to Xscope, and many more. One thing that separates Dolphin Mini from the rest is how fast it is on all devices. A lot of browsers have taken off with tons of features and addons and improvements that make them excellent on the latest… Read more

MKB Reviews: Screenshot It

This is more of an aswer to an FAQ than an in-depth application review, partially because I have been asked this question quite often and partially because this is a really simple app. I am asked pretty often “What’s that icon in your status bar?” and “How do you take screenshots so easily?” Well the answer to both questions is the ScreenShot… Read more