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8 Best Free ASCII Linux Games Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, December 11 2011 @ 09:07 PM EST
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The idiom 'don't judge a book by its cover' can be extended to 'don't judge a computer game by its graphics'. Whilst the games featured in this article have extremely basic graphics, they have many redeeming qualities beyond evoking fond memories of the early days of computer gaming.

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7 Best Free Android Weather Apps Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, December 08 2011 @ 03:59 PM EST
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Weather applications play an essential role in helping people make informed decisions about day-to-day activities. Having the latest forecasts on the move can be extremely valuable. This type of software also provides timely warnings of extreme weather, to help people protect life and property.

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Top Free Android Scientific Apps Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, December 07 2011 @ 03:58 PM EST
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Science is the effort of trying to understand how the physical world works. From observation and experimentation, science uses physical evidence of natural phenomena to compile data and analyze the collated information.

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Top Free Android Web Browsers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, November 16 2011 @ 02:53 PM EST
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A web browser is the quintessential desktop application. Everyone needs one, and there is not a desktop Linux distribution around that does not make a web browser available. The same applies to mobile devices running the Android operating system.

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Top Free Android Photo Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, November 07 2011 @ 02:23 PM EST
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The capture and sharing of photos has become a mainstream activity for users on the Android platform. The latest Android devices come supplied with a camera or two capable of taking high resolution pictures that are reasonably noise free.

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Top Free Android Email Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, November 02 2011 @ 01:57 PM EST
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Email is arguably one of the most popular and useful functions used on Android smartphones and tablets. Being able to keep in touch with your friends, family, and colleagues on the move is essential for any platform, not least for a mobile platform. Fortunately, the developers of Android did not neglect the email department, with most Android devices coming shipped with a couple of mail clients.

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Top Free Android SSH Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, October 24 2011 @ 10:49 AM EDT
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Secure Shell (SSH) is a network protocol that operates over the Transmission Control Protocol and encrypts everything it sends and receives using 128-bit encryption.

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Top Free Android Audio Players Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, October 23 2011 @ 10:21 AM EDT
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We often see Android devices being used as a music player. Android has a fairly capable stock audio player. However, that player has a number of deficiencies. For example the lack of gapless playback is a showstopper for anyone who likes to listen to classical music.

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Top Free Android E-book Readers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, October 14 2011 @ 03:54 AM EDT
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An electronic book (commonly abbreviated e-book) is a text and image-based publication which can be read on many different types of devices including dedicated e-book readers, smartphones, tablets, and computers.

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8 Best Free Linux Music Notation Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, October 10 2011 @ 01:54 PM EDT
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Music notation is a system which represents music in a written form by using musical symbols. For a musician to be able to read, understand, and play music, the composition must be in written form. A system of notation is essential for musicians to be able to play music as intended by the composer.

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