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Top 5 Free Offline GPS Navigation Apps For Android

Google Maps for Android

Is it that you travel too much and look out for different places by buying guides or maps? If the answer to this is a Yes, then you do not have to worry as you will be able to find several free and useful Android GPS navigation application that you must look forward to. All such times have gone when you had to buy maps or guides for certain places or ask your relatives or friends in this regard.

Android offers numerous offline GPS navigation apps for all such people who get to travel a lot. If GPS functionality is enabled on your device, you can go wherever you want to and have a live position as well. Moreover, these apps also provide you with the shortest approach to get to the particular place. These apps provide you with the maps of all of the countries, street, state, cinema halls, restaurants and a lot more.

Following are the top free offline GPS navigation apps available for Android gadgets that are going to make travelling a lot easier for you.

1. Google Maps

The Google Maps application is considered to the best navigation application which offers 3D viewing as well. This app is useful in saving data so that you can even view it when you are offline. You are only required to enter the place that you consider visiting and you will be provided with the most appropriate mapping. The app also provides users with an approximate time in which they will reach the place. Continue reading

Benefits of Android VPN

Android

With the advancement in technology every day new device and smart phones, laptop, tablets are coming. Smart phones have become very popular and they have replaced a Symbian operating system from Android. People use android devices both for business and business personal pleasure. They increase the productivity of work by providing all the tools that organize personal and work life. However, accessing internet through public WI-Fi hotspots are not secure and exposes their device to numerous threats and hackers. Because of the dependency on Android, individuals use VPN which is a virtual private network which allows them to have a secure connection without having any fear of being hacked or monitored.

Safety by encryption

An android VPN creates a barrier between the user device and the network. The major advantage of VPN in Android devices is to encrypt and decrypt network data of users and not allowing third parties to view data. Therefore it creates safety for the user and they get connected to internet via VPN server. The users are assigned to a server generated IP instead which mask original IP address and so third parties or websites are unable to view users’ information and their location. So individuals can keep their data private without the fear of being hacked and from unwanted targeted marketing as well. Continue reading

Top 5 Free Battery Booster Apps for Android Smartphones

Battery Saver Apps for Android

We all get extremely irritated and annoyed when our smartphone or other Android device is almost out of battery. Needless to say that Android smartphones and other devices do have a problem of a short battery life. This indeed is a turn off for many people. What people then end up doing to make their battery life a bit longer is that they tweak the settings for various functions of their phone, for example they turn off the display, the 3G network as well as Wi-Fi. On the other hand, many people do not know about the many free apps that are available in the Android market that can make the battery life of the Android devices longer and can also save your time when you have to change the settings of your phone to save some battery. These apps that help boost the battery of your Android device should make you get the most of your device’s battery.

Battery Dr saver+a task killer
This is a very simple and interesting app. It provides you with a list of running tasks on your device or smartphone that you can kill to save your battery. Then you can choose from this list and thus save your battery. Moreover, this app also shows you how much battery remains in your smartphone Continue reading

Upgrade Your Video Chat With These Android Apps

Android Video Chat

There’s nothing terrible about Google Talk: this stock Android video chat app provides basic functionality with few thrills, making it a decent program for those who don’t use this type of software all the time. But Google Talk has its drawbacks. Video quality isn’t the greatest and neither is the interface. Plus you don’t get the range of features that other programs offer.

So why not try an upgrade? More developers have stepped onto the field with new video chat programs over the past few years, giving people plenty of options. Plus, most of them are free. Here are a few video chat apps worth checking out that won’t cost you a penny:

Skype

It’s still the leader. By far. No other video calling system has yet been able to challenge Skype’s dominance in the market. The popularity of the program has resulted in Skype luring the largest user base of any video calling service available. That alone is a big reason to download Skype.

But despite its mob of followers, the software isn’t perfect. Unlike Google Talk, Skype doesn’t offer text chat. Although this isn’t a huge drawback by any means — most people want video or voice communication only with these systems — it is a nice feature to have. Also, Skype has no group chat feature. Nevertheless, it remains the premiere video chat product for any device. Continue reading

Google Is Going To Present A New Cheap Android Tablet In June

Asus Transformer Prime

The level of popularity of Apple products is something that any company would like to achieve and even exceed. Easier said than done. But the specialists from Google company have decided to give this idea a try.

Google has decided to launch a new tablet that will be able to compete with Apple products in term of its price. The new low-cost Android tablet has been created by Google together with and Taiwanese company Asustek Computer. Some specialists believe that Google’s decision to release its own tablet device shows that the company wants to free the market from the excessive fragmentation and in addition to that to gain more control over Android. Many Android tablets and smartphones are running on older versions of Google Mobile, and sometimes are delayed by the hardware manufacturers. Continue reading