The following is a complete list of our Android Geek Tips
I know that change is good, but sometimes I just fear it. Case in point is my smartphone. I really liked my original Droid; it was small enough to fit in my pocket and did everything I needed it to do. But it started to show its age and ...
Like allot of people, I use Microsoft Outlook as a PIM
(Personal Information Manager). And being in the computer repair
industry, I need to keep all of my personal data (contacts, calendar, etc.)
synchronized and up to date on both ...
Being in the computer repair business, I find myself going between my
workstation, netbook and smartphone quite often. I need to be able to view /
edit files on all of my devices and have the changes synchronize back. I'm ...
Last year Google introduced the Android Market
for Android apps and later Google Music for streaming music.
Recently Google added a couple of more products to their
catalog and combined them with the Android Market and ...
Google recently introduced a new music service into
their catalog of products called Google Music. With
Google Music you can store all of your music to your account
on Google's servers and stream it back to your
Do you want to build an Android app and don't know
where to start? Overwhelmed by all of the information on
Google App Inventor? Then look no further than the
Google App Inventor book by Ralph Roberts and
Packt Publishing Ltd..
With all of the talk nowadays about moving from personal computers
to smartphones and tablets, I was wondering if
I could have the best of both worlds. I wanted to know is if I could
run a version of the Android OS on my ...
Have you ever had an idea for an Android app but didn't
know how to go about creating it? Then Google App Inventor for
Android may be just what you're looking for.
If you haven't heard about Google Voice, let me be the
first to tell you about it. Google Voice is a telephony
service that can be used on any cellular phone and any
carrier. Just a Gmail account is required.
Long gone are the days of drafting tables. And with AutoCAD WS,
drafting has just gone mobile. The concept of
storing your drawing files on the cloud is
not new, but the interface Autodesk has provided is.
You can actually ...
Autodesk recently introduced the Autodesk SketchBook
Mobile for Android app It's a painting and drawing
app with professional grade power and features to
match. Along with streamlined drawing tools, it also provides ...
Recently, one of my clients asked me what the square barcode looking
graphic was in the back window of my car.
I told him that it was a Quick Response (QR) code for
Geeks in Phoenix on Google Places. The
blank look on ...
The folks at Amazon are at it again. Amazon
just introduced the Amazon Cloud Player for Web & Android.
Using the Amazon Cloud Player for Web and Android, you can
stream the music contained in your Amazon Cloud ...
Amazon.com recently released it's latest Android
application, the Amazon Appstore for Android. Along with
Amazon's other free Android apps (Shopping,
MP3, Kindle, IMDb Movies & TV and Audible)
you can now ...
The one thing I love about my Android based smartphone, is the
availability of applications for it. And finding and installing Android
applications just got easier. Google has recently opened a web based
I got a notice on my Motorola Android phone the other day
telling me that the Android OS 2.2 (Froyo) update was
ready for download. I backed up my Android, disconnected the USB cord from my pc
and started ...
I recently had an issue with the Gallery application on my
Google Android 2.1. I would get an error message every time I
started the Gallery app telling me "Sorry! The application Gallery (process
com.collliris.media) has ...
When I changed over to the Android, one of the functions I
wanted was to use it's 3G data connection with my netbook. I
found this great program from June Fabrics Technology called PdaNet.
It allows you to tether your Android's 3G ...
In my recent change to the Google Android from a Palm, there were two main functions
I required. The second one was to be able to synchronize my Android to
Microsoft Outlook. I have been using Outlook as a PIM
In my recent change to the
Google Android from a Palm, there were two main functions I required. The first one
was the ability to create, edit and view Microsoft Office
documents on the Android. I was please to see that ...
I recently migrated to a Google Android and needed a program to sync files between it
and my personal workstation. I had used SyncToy 2.0 from Microsoft
on Windows XP (32-bit), so I decided to give ...
With the purchase of Palm by HP, I am reminded
that the Palm Pilot is dead. For years I had been using a
Palm Pilot, starting with a Vx, then a
M505 and finally a TX. It was all of the
applications available for the Palm OS platform ...