Android Application Weekly 26 Aug 2011
In this episode of the Android Application Weekly we demonstrate some apps that will keep you entertained, protect your apps with a fake crash, and find album art missing for your songs. To download these directly to your Android smartphone or tablet just take a picture of the QR-Code using Google Goggles or any other QR-Code scanner or click on the app title link to be taken directly to the Android Market.
Dragon Fly A free application
Dragon Fly is similar to the popular Tiny Wings game. The object of the game is to swoop through the hills why earning points and avoiding your mother dragon. Acceleration on the decline by holding the touchscreen and releasing at the bottom of the hill.
App Lock II Lite and $2.49 full version
Protecting information is quite important, especially on a mobile device. With App Lock II you will not only be able to protect your information but do so in a way that will confuse the person trying to gain access to your files. This app will run silently in the background and when someone tries to open a protected app, the app will display a message showing a force close message. Protect the apps or files with a password.
Album Art Grabber A free application
Having missing album art for you music can be obnoxious, and many solutions cost a pretty penny. Album Art Grabber makes it easy to find the album art for your missing tunes. Click the grab button to have Album Art Grabber automatically search for the missing art or manually search using the artist’s name and select which album the song is from.
TrackChecker A free application
Track your packages with virtually any postal service in the world. Just type in your tracking number into the TrackChecker app and view a detailed list of where you package has been and how long it will take to reach the final destination.
Buildings A free application
If you have ever visited a new area and wanted to know more about the landmarks, or you want to know more about your hometown’s buildings, then Buildings is a great app for you. This app will give detailed information about structures. View the layout of your favorite stadium, get information about the structure, and check out photos that others have submitted.
Live Wallpaper Beach A lite and $0.99 full LWP