Google gets lots of attention, often for its big battles with Apple and Facebook. But as a TechCrunch post by entrepreneur Semil Shah contends, it’s worth noting that Google isn’t just in a war with Facebook, it’s at war with multiple companies across multiple industries.
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TechCrunch: Google engaged in “six-front war”
4 best photography apps for Android phones
If you got a new Android phone this holiday season, you might be wondering, “How can I make those cool retro-looking photos that all my iPhone-bearing friends keep posting?” Wonder no more: These four apps will cure your iPhone envy and give you just as much power and flexibility to create intriguing photography right from your Android phone’s camera.
5 really useful tips and tricks for your new Kindle 3
So you recently became the owner of a slick new Kindle 3. Congratulations! Hopefully you’re enjoying your new device.
Google Goggles will now solve sudoku puzzles for you
You’ve probably heard of Google Goggles, the innovative service that allows users to perform a variety of web searches and other mobile tasks through the lens of a cell phone camera. Simply take a picture of a Pepsi can and Goggles will initiate a google search for you.
5 best shoot-and-share HD video cameras
If you’re looking to record high-definition video on the go, the last thing you want to do is carry around a bulky full-size video camera, traditional camcorder, or limited functionality digital camera — and not everyone has HD video recording built into their cell phones.
5 smartphone accessories you didn’t know you needed
If you own a smartphone, you probably carry it around with you almost all the time, but as the smartphone market heats up, so does the market for peripheral devices and accessories that make it easier (and more fun) to be with your phone 24/7.
Slide Screen: Replace your Android home screen with a personalized info feed
There are plenty of home screen replacements available on the Android Market (LauncherPro being the most popular) but none of them are anything like Slide Screen.
5 resources to help you get involved in the QR code craze
You’ve probably seen QR codes sprinkled around here and there (especially if you’re an Android phone owner), but what are these mysterious little boxes full of little black squares?
Samsung prepares its iPad competitor: the Galaxy Tab
It just might be the worst-kept secret ever, but Samsung has confirmed that it’s developing an Android-based tablet, called the Galaxy Tab.
Access your music anywhere, anytime with Rdio
Would you be willing to pay a monthly fee to have access to your favorite music wherever you are?