Android Application Weekly 4 Nov 2011
In this episode of the Android Application Weekly we demonstrate some apps that will keep you entertained, define words on papers with your Android camera, and track your family members for free. 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.
Google Offers A free application
Who doesn’t like saving money? With Google Offers you will be able to view coupons and deals in your area and purchase them directly from your Android smartphone. Get detailed information about the establishments and see how many other users have purchased the offers to make sure it is right for you and is not going to be too crowded.
SnaPanda A free application
SnaPanda is an innovative app that will help you define words printed in newspapers, books, magazines, and practically anything else. Just use your built-in Android camera over the text and select the word you would like defined. Save the words to your lists and share them with others.
Life360 Family GPS Tracker A free application
Many mobile service providers offer a paid service to track your loved one. Life360 Family GPS Tracker is a free service that works over different smartphone platforms to help you and your loved ones find each other on a map. If you want to know if someone is at home or arrived at work they can send a check-in notification that is sent to all of the family members letting them know they are safe at the destination.
Wind-Up Knight A free application
Wind-Up Knight is a graphic rich game that is simple to play while offering quite a challenge. Purchase upgraded weapons with the coins you have selected to defeat enemies and defend the knight. The Wind-Up Knight will continue through the levels without any forward motion assistance just like a wind-up toy. Reach the checkpoints to move onto the next levels.
REI Snow Report A free application
As snow season approaches, many skiers and snowboarders will appreciate the REI Snow Report. This app gives detailed information about new and accumulated snowfall at your favorite resorts. View the closest resorts to your location and get contact information directly from the REI Snow Report app.
Live Wallpaper Crazy Fish A lite and $1.45 full version