Android

Free Audio Recorder Apps

December 16, 2014 Timothy Mobile Apps

This past week the need to record audio during a meeting at the Arkansas SBTDC brought up the question “What’s a good mobile app for recording audio?” Normally for most audio work at the desktop we rely on the tried and true Audacity, a free open-source audio recorder and editor. Audacity even has a portable […]

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Eight Tips to Reduce Smartphone Theft

December 10, 2014 Timothy Mobile Apps

Its the Holidays and we know what that means. Thieves. Not just any thieves, but thieves looking for the latest smartphones and tablets. With crowded stores and busy restaurants its easy to accidentally forget a device. However your overlooked device isn’t likely overlooked by opportunistic thieves. The Popular Science article that inspired this post mentions […]

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Review: Samsung Galaxy S

July 24, 2014 Timothy Tablet Technology

Business Insider, one of my daily professional reads, posted a slide show review of the Samsung Galaxy S tablet. The review focused on 11 things you could do with the new Galaxy S tablet that you can’t do with an Apple iPad. Among the highlights: Running two apps side by side. One of the more frustrating […]

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Disposing of Android Phones

July 9, 2014 Timothy Mobile Apps

Now that Android phones have been available for several years, many users are upgrading and disposing of their old phones. Before tossing it, how do you ensure your old phone has been cleared of all personal data? How can you be absolutely sure that all photos, address books, emails, texts, and documents have been irretrievably cleared […]

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Learn Spanish Free with Duolingo App

June 10, 2014 Timothy Mobile Apps

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Do you need to learn Spanish to better communicate with customers or employees? Have you been searching free Spanish lessons online? You might look on your mobile phone or tablet for the Duolingo app. Duolingo is one of the most popular apps for learning Spanish, particularly among those who have tried other tools like Rosetta […]

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Google Docs App for iOS and Android

May 28, 2014 Timothy Mobile Apps

Not to be out marketed by Microsoft’s recent release of a Word app, Google has announced the availability of a new Google Docs app for both Apple idevices and android devices. The new Google Docs app enables one to create new document or to open an existing document that you may have created on another […]

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Google Sheets app for iOS and Android

May 20, 2014 Timothy Mobile Apps

In addition to their release of a Google Docs app, Google released a free Google Sheets app. Great for those who need to crunch numbers and ask “what if” on the go. We like the look of the interface. The main screen shows miniature sheets or graphs with titles. Clicking in a cell pops open […]

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Google Chromecast

February 6, 2014 Timothy Uncategorized

Google recently released a software development kit to the greater world of developers and programmers. This will likely result in the announcement of new and novel uses for Google’s new $35 screencasting stick. Not familiar with Google Chromecast? Watch this one-minute introductory video: Pretty swift, huh? Simply plug the Chromecast stick into a nearby TV, […]

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GoToMeeting for iPad (and other tablets)

August 1, 2012 Timothy Mobile Apps

During a recent Arkansas SBTDC webinar, an individual attempted to log in to GoToMeeting using an iPad tablet and the Safari web browser. While the website displayed the webinar details and registration screens well, I was not wholly surprised to find the attendee panel failed to launch. I have since researched the issue and discovered […]

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Market research app takes the guesswork out of site selection

June 4, 2012 Liz Mobile Apps

Location, location, location. Certain types of businesses–restaurants, retail shops, and personal service providers–live or die by location. But there is much more to finding the right real estate fit than locating along a heavily traveled route. (In some cases, high traffic can even be hurtful to business survival, but that’s a post for another day.) […]

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