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5 Best Free Android Retro Console Emulators Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, January 03 2012 @ 10:10 AM EST
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Armed with a retro console emulator, users can play games written for arcade machines on their Android device. Further, the same Android device can also be used to play video console games such as the ones developed for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES), and Sega Genesis.

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7 Best Free Android Home Computer Emulators Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, January 02 2012 @ 09:22 AM EST
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This article focuses on software which emulates home computers, a class of personal computer which reached the market in the late 1970s, and became immensely popular in the following decade, selling many millions of units.

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6 Best Free Android FTP Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, December 18 2011 @ 05:53 AM EST
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File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a popular and time-honored method of transferring files to and from remote network sites and devices. FTP is built on a client-server architecture and uses separate control and data connections between the client and server applications. The FTP client connects to the FTP server, and enables the user to send and retrieve files from that server.

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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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