Category Archives: Android

Phone Screens

These are my current phone screens. I’m pretty happy with how they look and how they work. I also just got a new app that allows me to control my phone from the web browser on my laptop and take … Continue reading

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Phone Hacking

I indulged the inner nerd today and hacked my phone. I now have the latest version of android installed (known as froyo or 2.2). This means I can install the latest apps and it has a number of cool features … Continue reading

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Favourite Android Apps 2 – G-Strings Guitar Tuner

This is a useful little app that turns your phone into a guitar tuner and I actually use it quite a bit. I haven’t tested it next to a dedicated tuner, but the guitar certainly sounds good to the naked … Continue reading

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Favorite Android Apps

As I’ve mentioned in a previous post, I have a htc magic phone that runs on the google Android operating system. Like with the iphone, there is an app market for Android phones where you can download programs to run … Continue reading

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Posting from my phone

As I mentioned in the previous post, one off the reasons I’ve switched to wordpress is the dedicated Android app. This app allows you to insert pictures, make text bold and add links. All of these are difficult from a … Continue reading

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Welcome to the New Something more seemed promised

I’ve decided to switch my blog host from blogspot to wordpress, partly because wordpress is more customizable, and partly because wordpress has an app for my phone, but blogspot doesn’t. This is kind of strange given that my phone is … Continue reading

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Texting World Record

Apparently there is a new world record for texting on a touchscreen phone, and it was acheived using the ‘swype’ keyboard I’ve mentioned before. Franklin Page managed to type the following text in 35.54 seconds. “The razor-toothed piranhas of the … Continue reading

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5 things I like about my new HTC Magic

I got a new mobile phone about 10 days ago. I t’s a HTC Magic that runs on the google Android operating system. Here are 5 things I like about it:1.The screen is great (3.2″) Not quite as good as … Continue reading

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