Tag | Applications
Microsoft announced the launch of the official Bing for Mobile Android Application this week, exclusively for Verizon customers. The app features the Bing image of the day, with clickable hotspots, and supports voice search for quick and relevant answers for things like movies, stock quotes, and flight statuses. As an alternative to Google Maps, the Bing app will automatically find your current location, discover nearby places by category, and provides walking or driving directions.
Download the app from the Android Market [...]
Google recently launched a new section (called “Movies”), which provides users with full-length movies. Most of the movies included in this new section are free, however there area a few that are available for rental. This is one of Google‘s efforts to “ensure that people can find all the different kinds of video they want to see…” They have also sorted the videos into categories ranging from action and adventure to romance and horror. Checkout the new category HERE!
Twitter released an update to the Twitter for Android app this week. Some of the more notable changes include some bug fixes, OAuth integration, and fix for contact sync. If you haven’t done so already, be sure to update / download the new Twitter app today!
It’s tough to find good apps that aren’t “mainstream” in the Android Market these days. If this situation describes how you often feel when looking for apps, then you need to checkout AppBrain, a Website for “discovering Android apps.” Below is a snippet directly from their Website.
AppBrain is a website for discovering Android apps. In addition to providing search and browse functionality, users of Android phones can download the apps they chose by simply clicking an install button [...]