10 Cool Android Applications

By Paul Barraza

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It’s hard trying to find that right application. Here are some apps that you might find useful. This covers playing games, backing up your data and information to customizing your home page the way you want it. The following applications range from free to $4.99.

 

PowerManagerPower Manager– Extended your battery life and manages the power usage of your phone. Adds NEW settings to the phone like screen timeout during a call and allows you to quickly change other phone settings depending on conditions (e.g. low battery). $0.99

 

 

 

 

 

mybackupproMy Backup Pro– Backup your applications, contacts, call log, bookmarks, SMSMMS, settings, shortcuts, alarms, and more. When any data is lost when phone resets or if the phone is lost, you will be able to restore your data on your existing or new phone. You can even schedule backups. $4.99

  

  

  

  

  

openhomefullOpen Home Full– Open Home is a home replacement app for Android. It allows users to customize all aspects of their HOME screen including font/color, icons and customized themes. Many themes are available for download in the Android market. $3.99

  

  

  

  

  

jewellustJewellust– This game takes you to the world of Ancient Egypt. Swap and burst colorful gems, gather mosaic tiles, explore pyramids and find Great Pharaoh’s Treasury! $2.95

  

  

  

  

 

  

colorpopColor Pop- Allows you to remove the color from a photo and then pull the original color back into selected areas for a dynamic effect. Supports zoom, color correction, saturation control, trackball, large images for wallpaper, preview, and left-handed mode. $1.49

  

  

  

  

 

aknotepadAK Notepad- With AK Notepad, you can write anything you want e.g. shopping list, etc. Set a quick reminder for your note or share it to others by SMS or email. Access your note quicker by creating shortcut on your home screen. The notepad is customizable and simple to use. FREE

 

 

 

 

 

startranslateStar translate- Translator and dictionary. Voice translations, translate text, copy/paste to any application, history, and swap translations. Get word definition in dictionary that support many languages including: Arabic, Hebrew, Thai, and Hindi based on GOOGLE translate service. FREE

 

 

 

 

 

fbabbleFBabble- lets you stay in touch with your friends on Facebook wherever you go! Features include real-time chat, uploading photos, changing current status and even automatic tweets to your Twitter account. FREE

 

 

 

 

 

 

ringdroidRingdroid- lets you edit any MP3 on your phone or record a new sound and turn it into a ringtone, alarm, or notification. The only graphical waveform editor you’ll find on a phone! FREE

 

 

 

yellowbookYellowbook.com Mobile Search- free mobile search app that is easier and faster to use and now features voice recognition! Just speak what you want to find like “Restaurants”, “Banks”, “Super Markets”, or whatever and we’ll deliver local results to you. New Features like voice search that allows you to save to your contacts and even a street view. FREE

 

 

 

 

All applications are available in the Android Market.