My 5 Essential Android Applications
Jan 03, 2011, 11:02 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
[ Thanks to Steven J.
Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]
"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."