Frank McPherson


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Apple Has Siri, Android Has Cluzee

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As an Android user, I have managed to not have iPhone envy, at least not until Apple announced the iPhone 4S with Siri. Ever since I first heard about Siri [...]

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Access Google Calendar On A Kindle Fire

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I have found a way to access my Google Calendar information on the Kindle Fire other than by using the web browser. Unfortunately, the solution does require you to spend [...]

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Google Brings Catalogs Back To The Future

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Today the Google Catalogs app was released for Android tablets. The free Catalogs app makes 125 different catalogs available for browsing on an iPad and Android tablet, and in some [...]

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It’s About The Google Experience

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In a piece titled “How Amazon Is Making A Sucker Out Of Google” writer Mike Elgan suggests that Amazon is taking advantage of Google’s open policy towards Android and in [...]

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K-9 Mail Is A Better Mail App For The Kindle Fire

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While Amazon wisely included a mail app on the Kindle Fire, I have been less than satisfied with it. The main problem I have with the Fire’s mail app is [...]

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Google Features A Dozen Movie Rentals For $0.99 Each

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If you live in the United States, have the next two days off, and are looking for something to do, Google has a solution, watch a movie! A dozen movies [...]

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A Look At The Google Music Store On Android

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Last week the Google Music store opened, and as I wrote then, the Android Market app needed an update in order to provide the Music section of the store on [...]

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360 Panorama Comes To Android

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I’ve been using Pano to take panoramic photos on my Nexus S running Android, and while it does a pretty good job of creating panoramic photos by stitching multiple pictures [...]

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New Version Of Firefox For Android Available For Testing

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A version of Firefox has been available for Android since March, and since then a few updates have been released that have made them more stable. I have Firefox installed [...]

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Disable Facebook Sharing In The Spotify iPhone And Android Apps

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Over the weekend concerns about Facebook oversharing was the topic of posts on Google+ and on blogs. The concern is over Facebook’s new “frictionless sharing” with apps that automatically share [...]

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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Mobile App

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My memories of Thanksgiving as a child includes watching Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Besides being pretty much the only thing on TV at that time in the morning, I was [...]

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Get The Full Version Of Documents To Go For Free Today On Amazon

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Much has been written about how the Kindle Fire is essentially a portable door to the Amazon store. I think today’s free app on the Amazon Appstore clearly shows the [...]

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The Kindle Fire Is A Bit Anti-Social

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I received my new Amazon Kindle Fire yesterday and today I spent most of my time with it exploring the applications available for it in the Amazon Appstore. One shocking [...]

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Songza Reinvents The DJ

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My earliest memories about listening to music involve my favorite local radio stations and disc jockeys. Each DJ had their own style that they showed with the songs they selected [...]

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Kickstarter Project Improves Typing On An iPad

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Four years after Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone’s on-screen keyboard and encouraged us to trust it, we have grown used to them despite the fact that they don’t provide a [...]