Want to get Paid to Use Your Phone?

Lets face it devices are expensive these days even if you buy them on "on contract you are spending 100 to 300 bucks on your device.  Wouldn't it be cool to recoup some of that money? Now you can with an app called "Locket" for Android devices. How you ask? It's simple... You download the app and Locket puts an ad on your lock screen (much like the Amazon does with their Kindle Fire) and locket pays you.  How much will you get for one...

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Angry Birds Star Wars II launching on September 19

Today, Rovio and Lucasfilm have announced that the sequel of the blockbuster hit Angry Birds Star Wars will hit app stores worldwide on September 19. Check the sneak peek video after the break. Jami Laes, Executive Vice President of Games at Rovio Entertainment said: "Angry Birds Star Wars was a blockbuster hit for us and Lucasfilm with over 100 million downloads since its release. We are thrilled to be able to introduce the exciting...

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Google Maps for Android updated (again), offline maps button is back

It didn't take long Google to realize their mistake by removing the option to save offline maps in its new Android Maps app. The new version was released yesterday and today the company has announced that is launching a new version of the app with a "Make this map area available offline" option. Here's Google's statement: We've been happy to hear so many of you enjoying the interface and features of the new Google Maps app for...

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Google Maps for Android gets a major update, iOS version coming soon

Today, Google has updated its Maps app for Android smartphones and tablets. The new Google Maps (v.7.0) app brings earlier promised refreshed UI and new features: Explore: Explore is a fast and easy way to visually browse and discover new places without even typing. Simply tap the search box and you’ll see cards showing great places to eat, drink, sleep and shop. Enhanced navigation: In addition to current traffic conditions, we've...

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Any.Do Cal, upcoming calendar management application for iOS and Android – Hands-on Video

Andrew over at MobileBurn reviews the upcoming Any.Do Cal app for iOS and Android. Check the video after the break. Any.Do Cal is expected to be released this summer on iOS and Android, but iPhone users can join the beta program and request early access to the app by clicking here....

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Google Hangouts app for Android and iOS – Hands-on Videos

Google has released its new multi-platform messaging service called Hangouts. Hangouts is available as a standalone app for Android and iOS and brings a seamless chat experience in sync across the platforms including Gmail, Chrome and Google +. Check the Android and iOS app hands-on videos after the break. Features: Say more with photos and emoji. See when people are together in Hangouts, when they’re typing, or whether they’ve...

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