Tag Archives: Android

iPads and Orangutans

Just wait until Ed hears about this. The orangutan iPad program, known as Apps for Apes, was started after the gorilla keeper at the zoo mentioned on her Facebook page that she’d like to get some iPads for her gorillas … Continue reading

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Windows 7.5 Phone Looks Promising

cnet likes the new Windows 7.5 phone. At least that’s how it appears. They tried a Nokia Lumia 800 handset and liked it very much. They still would want hardware that’s at least as good as the Android hardware and … Continue reading

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Verizon Blocks Google Wallet on its Smartphones

It looks like the competitions is heating up over payments using smart phones. Here are two stories about Verizon blocking the Google Wallet. Google was first to the market with an electronic payment system, but apparently Verizon must want its … Continue reading

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iPhone User Switches to Android

A died-in-the-wool Apple user switches to Android – and loves it, So, my relationship with the iPhone officially ended and I became an Android user. And I have to say – Apple finally has real competition. I’m still learning how … Continue reading

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Is Your Money Safe With Google?

How much do you trust Google?  Perhaps this is the wrong question.  Instead, how much trust sill you place in Google’s wallet system? This means people will eventually be able to wave their Android phones in front of a reader … Continue reading

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ASUS EeePad Transformer

I hope Ed doesn’t get all apoplectic by the mention of something other than Apple products, but I am going to point you to this excellent review of the Asus EeePad Transformer. I’ve had other ASUS products in the past … Continue reading

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Textfree Exchanges 1 Billion SMS Messages Monthly

Do  you want to save some money on texting?  This story might just be the answer. Textfree gives users a free, unique phone number which they can use to send and receive free text messages through the service’s mobile app. … Continue reading

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