First Android apps arrive on Chromebooks

Back in June at Google's IO conference, the company made a surprising announcement: Soon it will be possible to run Android apps on Chromebooks - Google's cheapo laptops that run Chrome OS. The day has finally come. The company has added four popular Android apps to the Chrome store: Duolingo, Evernote, Vine and Kids Sight…

Clever new anti-bullying Android app – Block'em

Sadly cyber bullying is a very common thing with way too many youngsters making hurtful calls and sending offensive text messages. If you do know of someone who is being bullied point them in the direction of a new app…

Barcoo App Helps You Make Ethical Shopping Choices On The Go

Barcoo a new mobile app attempts to empower ethical consumers, as well as encourage a new generation of ethical shoppers. The free app gives consumers instant access to a brand's social, ethical and environmental profile, as well as a…

Google Reader app for Android phones launched

It's been far too long coming, but Google have finally lifted the lid on their native Google Reader app for Android phones. Thankfully it seems like it was time well spent in the development stages for the RSS reader, as…

Diotek launches handwriting recognition Android app

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I’ve been having a play with the G1 over the last week and it’s not the look of the thing that gets to me as the slightly too small slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Mercifully, Korean company Diotek is here to save the day for those fat fingered among us. They’ve invented the first Android handwriting recognition application…