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My 5 Essential Android Applications

Jan 03, 2011, 11:02 (1 Talkback[s])
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"There are lots of lists of the best Android applications. As the proud owner of a new Motorola Droid 2 and in-house tech. support for my wife's Droid Pro, though, I started thinking about what the essential applications are for a new Android phone user.

"Everyone uses devices in different ways. What works for me, may not work for you. Here's where I'm coming from: I use my smartphone first as a phone and then as a way to receive information. I don't try to work on a phone–even the over-sized Droid X.

"hI'm also not interested in texting. For some reason, even though instant messaging (IM) is second-nature to me, texting just never worked for me. If, like many other people, though texting is your life, I recommend you give chompSMS a try."

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