Honeycomb apps archive

  • Firefox for Android for tablets now available in Google Play
    Tablets

    Firefox for Android for tablets now available in Google Play

    By 29 August 2012

    Mozilla, the organisation behind the Firefox browser, has released a new version for Android tablet users that promises better use of the screen real estate on its bigger devices. Announcing the completely redesigned Firefox for Android for tablets app,...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Beyond Ynth HD and Xmas Edition review (Android)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Beyond Ynth HD and Xmas Edition review (Android)

    By 19 December 2011

    It's not uncommon for popular apps to roll out an update for Christmas, a special festive version to see you into the holidays with a bit of gaming cheer. They don't always make for the best apps, but when they're free, you can't complain too much. Of...

  • Adobe Touch Android apps now available
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    Adobe Touch Android apps now available

    By 15 November 2011

    Adobe has released its Android Photoshop apps into the Android Market on Tuesday letting tablet users edit images and brainstorm ideas. “We’re very excited to announce that the Adobe Touch Apps are now available worldwide from the Android Marketplace!...

  • Adobe Photoshop Touch for Android pictures and hands-on
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    Adobe Photoshop Touch for Android pictures and hands-on

    By 14 November 2011

    Adobe is continuing to venture into the interesting world of apps with a new range of software for Android Honeycomb tablets, allowing them to work on photos away from their computer. The lead app in the new suite is Photoshop Touch which is, as the...

  • 7digital Premier Android Tablet Music Experience incoming
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    7digital Premier Android Tablet Music Experience incoming

    By 3 November 2011

    7digital, the iTunes rivalling digital music store, has launched its Honeycomb flavoured Premier Android Tablet Music Experience into the Android Market. In case you're not following, that's an elaborate way of saying that 7digital has launched an Android...

  • SlingPlayer for Android Tablets brings TV to your Honeycomb tablet
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    SlingPlayer for Android Tablets brings TV to your Honeycomb tablet

    By 11 October 2011

    Sling Media has announced a new Honeycomb-flavoured version of its SlingPlayer app allowing user to "sling" content from their TV to their Android tablet. "A Slingbox is the perfect accessory to an Android tablet," said Raghu Tarra, senior vice president...

  • Google: Developers should prepare for imminent Ice Cream Sandwich launch
    Online

    Google: Developers should prepare for imminent Ice Cream Sandwich launch

    By 20 September 2011

    As Google prepares to launch Ice Cream Sandwich over the next 2 months, it has posted a request to developers that they should also prepare. They have been prompted to get their apps ready for a new world of multiple screen sizes, be it an Android smartphone...

  • APP OF THE DAY - British Hills (Android)
    Sports Fitness

    APP OF THE DAY - British Hills (Android)

    By 18 July 2011

    Even when we’re elbows-deep in the latest bit of technology, we’ve never been able to resist the call of the wild. Setting out into the wilderness and leaving the hum of modern technology behind you, cleanses the soul and refreshes the spirit.  But...

  • Best Android Honeycomb apps
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    Best Android Honeycomb apps

    By 14 July 2011

    With Honeycomb tablets hitting the stores now, and many more to come, finding the best apps for your shiny new Android 3.0 device is going to be a challenge. Unlike the iPad, Android Market won’t just serve you up a platter of Honeycomb ready apps and...

  • Evernote optimised for Android tablets
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    Evernote optimised for Android tablets

    By 13 July 2011

    Evernote, the highly useful application which allows you to keep track of anything you want to remember online or in the real-world, has just had its Android tablet version unveiled. The optimised app takes its inspiration from the iPad version that hit...

  • Honeycomb users to get better looking Gingerbread apps
    Tablets

    Honeycomb users to get better looking Gingerbread apps

    By 11 July 2011

    Google has detailed a new feature it plans to add to the next version of Honeycomb.   “Android tablets are becoming more popular, and we're pleased to note that the vast majority of apps resize to the larger screens just fine. To keep the few apps...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Swype 3.0 Beta review (Honeycomb)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Swype 3.0 Beta review (Honeycomb)

    By 15 June 2011

    The Swype promo video was dramatic to say the least, if you haven’t yet watched it, head over here and take a peak, and remember it isn’t the trailer for the Hollywood blockbuster. The Honeycomb keyboard is reasonable, but offers you limited options...

  • Music Beta by Google hands-on
    Apps

    Music Beta by Google hands-on

    By 26 May 2011

    Anyone who has used a Google product will know that they like to release software and services to the world long before for the beta tag is removed. Music Beta by Google is no exception and like many Google products, it begins life as an invitation only...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Plume for Twitter review (Android)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Plume for Twitter review (Android)

    By 25 May 2011

    Twitter has changed the way a lot of people interact with each other. It’s a communication channel for friends, colleagues, companies and celebrities. Twitter lets you get a little closer to the things you care about, and tell everybody about things...

  • APP OF THE DAY - Taptu (Android)
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    APP OF THE DAY - Taptu (Android)

    By 18 May 2011

    Do you ever find yourself swamped with information? Too many sites and not enough time to read them all? Do you want to snack on the content of your favourite websites without having to actually visit them? If this sounds like you, you’re probably reading...

  • Google Earth has a Honeycomb makeover
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    Google Earth has a Honeycomb makeover

    By 6 May 2011

    Google has released a version of Google Earth for Android devices "to take full advantage of the large screens and powerful processors that this exciting new breed of tablets had to offer". The update brings support for 3D building renderings, a "fly...

  • Kindle Android app: Now with added Honeycomb
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    Kindle Android app: Now with added Honeycomb

    By 22 April 2011

    Amazon has update its Kindle Android app making it optimised for tablets, like the Motorola Xoom, which run Honeycomb. The app has a more streamlined shopping process making it easier to grab new ebooks for your Android slate, and includes a new UI for...

  • Sonos Controller for Android now out - Honeycomb app not in the works
    Audio

    Sonos Controller for Android now out - Honeycomb app not in the works

    By 19 April 2011

    After showing it to Pocket-lint in February at Mobile World Congress, and suffering delays along the way, Sonos has put the finishing touches to its Sonos Controller for Android app and released it into the wild (marketplace) for all to play with....

  • APP OF THE DAY: Pulse review (Android Honeycomb)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Pulse review (Android Honeycomb)

    By 14 April 2011

    Some you might have an Android tablet in your hand, some of you might even have a Honeycomb tablet in your hands. We’re sure that by the end of the year many more of you will have a Honeycomb tablet. Of course you’ll be wanting to cut your way through...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Quickoffice Pro HD review (Android Honeycomb)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Quickoffice Pro HD review (Android Honeycomb)

    By 1 April 2011

    Quickoffice is one of the world’s most popular office apps, having been downloaded 350m times, and is available on a number of devices including Android, Symbian, iOS and many more. It's now also available on Google’s Honeycomb flavour (Android 3.0)...