Weekly DROID Phone Giveaway Plus DROID Does Android Apps Showcase
Jun 2, 2010 10:53 AM –
We’re partnered with Verizon Wireless to give away 1 free Motorola DROID every week
until July 21st! Entry is really simple, all you have to do is visit the DROID App Showcase
website and tweet on Twitter!
Seven DROIDs will be given away by:
Now that you know about how to get a free DROID, we’ve listed 21 Android Apps to load up your phone with:
1. Dial Zero offers the customer service numbers for more than 600 companies and tips how to quickly get through… no more waiting or getting lost in automated prompts.
2. Foursquare is a cool way to “check-in” places, share with friends, and social interact with other Foursquare users.
3. Aloqa finds restaurants, business and venues near your locations for your.
4. Qik lets you broadcast and share Live video from your mobile phone.
5. Runstar is a cool tool for runners and joggers to track progress and share the results with your friends.
6. Google Sky Map brings allows you to see exactly where stars, planets, constellations, etc. in augmented reality using your phone.
7. Google Goggles sees your search! Take a picture of books, products, landmarks, logos, artwork, business cards, etc. and Goggles will tell you what it is plus offer more information.
8. Layar displays real time digital information on top of augmented reality in the camera screen of the mobile phone… Cool!
9. Skype Mobile brings unlimited Skype-to-Skype calls, IM and our low international rates to Verizon customers. Calls with Skype will not affect cellular minutes.
10. Locale automatically manages your phones settings based on conditions such location and time. For example, have you phone automatically lower volume, turn on Wi-Fi, and change background wallpaper when you arrive to work.
11. Knocking Live Video is like having a live mobile phone web cam that works anywhere over 3G and Wi-Fi networks.
12. Documents to Go allows you to view, edit & create Microsoft Word & Excel files on Android smartphones.
13. FlightTrack is the best way to track domestic and international flights in real time.
14. Note Everything Pro is a fully feature note-taking application that lets you create text, voice, paint notes and much more.
15. Slacker Radio is a personal radio player that lets you stream & listen to millions of songs from 1000s of artists.
16. Open Table allows you to find restaurants and reserve a table from your Android smartphone, plus see reviews & ratings and view the menu.
17. Twidroid is a full-featured Twitter client that includes direct messaging, photo posting, replies and background notifications for Android.
18. Shazam can listen to music and tell you what song is playing, plus offer links to buy the track or album from Amazon MP3 store, search the track on YouTube or finds the artists MySpace page… Cool!
19. Personal Assistan Premium helps with 10 essential life management applications in one great app: Credit card Control, Bank account status, Investment portfolio, Cell Minute Tracker, Frequent flyer miles, Travel Itineraries, Shopping Management, Bill management, Netflix queue, Alerts.
20. WeatherBug provides a ton of Live, local, location-based weather information.
21. NPR News lets you read, listen, or create a playlist of your favorite NPR stories and share with friends.