In this episode of the Android Application Weekly we demonstrate some apps that will keep you entertained, allow you to backup your Android files to your Dropbox account, and find great bed-and-breakfasts around the world. 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.
Gowalla is an easy to use social guide to the world’s most popular places and cities. Discover where your friends have visited, what the locals love to do, and where experts recommend you go. Share your adventures and discoveries through photos, experiences, and recommendations with your Android.
Dropsync is a two-way upload/download utility to sync the files on your Android to your Dropbox account. Setup for automatic syncing to keep everything cohesive. Add files through your computer to your Dropbox account and have them automatically forwarded to your Android device. The professional version has many more settings and customizations.
Want to keep a record of your driving or travel history the easy way? With DailyRoads Voyager you will be able to document through video, photos, and records your driving history. Like having a “BlackBox” in your car in the event that something disastrous happens. The police protect themselves with a dash cam, and now you can have a similar protection with DailyRoads Voyager.
If you enjoy traveling but don’t like sleeping in a major chain hotel then Airbnb is a great app for you. This app displays some of the best and highest rated bed and breakfasts from around the world. Search by location and even add your own bed and breakfast for other weary travelers to find. Book the stay directly from your Android device in seconds.
Osmos HD is a fun and relaxing game. The object of the game is to devour other floating entities around you that have a smaller mass. Consume enough small objects to grow and engulf other objects that are now smaller than you. Be careful to not run into any of the objects larger than you or the game is over.
Live Wallpaper AnimGIFA lite and $1.99 donation version
Due to a large power outage across western Washington (~1 million without power) this episode was delayed