what free apps do you use

  sunnystaines 10:03 08 Sep 2010

gearing up to my venture into buying a smartphone.

what free apps do you use on your phone?

please show a link if possible.

  Seth Haniel 10:15 08 Sep 2010

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DriveSafe.ly reads your text messages and emails out loud so you can concentrate on the road. Eliminate the temptation to reach for your phone by letting DriveSafe.ly read to you and automatically respond for you.

On Blackberry Curve 8520

  Seth Haniel 10:23 08 Sep 2010

for Blackberry
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  ams4127 22:58 10 Sep 2010

On Blackberry Curve 8520 I use: Opera mini, Google maps, Dictionary and Thesaurus, You Tube Feed, VRadio.

I'll download more later.

  sunnystaines 20:19 18 Sep 2010

well now got the hang of the phone still a few bits not sure about

got some free apps download now
google voice commands for the search in internet, satnav and using the keybord in texts.

google sky at night

google earth & maps

google search

did do an alarm but later found the inbuilt clock had this function so i deleted it

  preston 15:39 19 Sep 2010

On my htc hero i have Talking tom cat which amuses the kids (and me).
Barcode Scanner
Linda file manager
Xda developer and loads more

  sunnystaines 15:48 19 Sep 2010

barcode scanner sounds a good idea will that work in supermarkets, how do you scan the barcode?

  Muergo 03:33 05 Oct 2010

The latest freebie saves me £5 a month, this is what Vodafone were charging for SatNav on my Nokia 5800, but now all Nokia maps are free for certain models.

Also now you can get Spotify mobile but they charge as much as on the regular web, no free option anymore unless you are an old subscriber like me?!

  HXP 17:23 20 Nov 2010

Desire £400
Wildfire £230

Access to thousands of apps ( lots free ) Brillinat free sat nav.

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I have the Desire it does pretty much everything.

Anroid is in my opinion the way to go - see review on P C Advisor

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  sunnystaines 18:47 20 Nov 2010

what free sat nav app do you use?

I have google maps, but when i tried it out over a 9 mile trip was not very impressed, do you know any better free ones.

my tomtom is old and on its last legs hoping to use the apps as a replacement

  Woolwell 23:25 20 Nov 2010

Which version of Android are you on?
I have the Samsung Galaxy S running Android 2.2 this has Navigation as an app also voice search and voice dial. I find Navigation to be quite good but not quite TomTom standard.

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