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Category Archives: Mobile

A bit about tablet platforms

We’ve worked with a variety of mobile platforms, and as with all choices there are lots of pros and cons to consider before making a commitment. Let us skip past the discussion on who offers the slickest hardware, because we … Continue reading

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New Android app: Easy-prompter

Easy teleprompter script scrolling app with optional reflection for use with mirrors and a high contrast invert mode for automatically converting black-on-white content to white-on-black. Any web page can be used as your teleprompter script including images/etc. Images will be … Continue reading

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New Android app: Markup

Mark up your photos with comments and drawings then save or share the result via email/facebook/etc. Quick and easy touch based drawing and text on top of your photos. See screenshots for examples. Install (from phone only)

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New Android app: LiveBattery

A simple, uncluttered full screen battery level live wallpaper. Colors are fully configurable. Won’t kill your battery while it’s running – very lightweight while still giving you the info at a glance Install (from phone only)

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New Android app: Green Screen

Turn your android into a greenscreen studio (aka chroma-key effect) Use any solid colored background (doesn’t have to be green), snap a photo and this will remove the screen color and replace it with a cool background. – Includes over … Continue reading

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Getting a bitmap from a view

Getting a bitmap from a view is very easy in Android (as long as it has already been laid out on the screen): Bitmap bitmap = Bitmap.createBitmap(view.getWidth(), view.getHeight(), Bitmap.Config.ARGB_8888); Canvas canvas = new Canvas(bitmap); canvas.drawColor(Color.WHITE); view.draw(canvas); Then you can easily … Continue reading

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New Android app: Time Motion Study

A time-motion study tool with measurement, result analysis graphs, and export tools. Time-motion studies are an efficiency technique where the specific steps making up a task are measured individually, to help identify where the most time is being spent and … Continue reading

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New Android app: Navigation Widget

A multifeatured navigation home screen widget – See the distance and bearing to an address or from where you’ve been earlier – Save your current location when you leave to help find your way back – Find your car by … Continue reading

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New Android app: Simplest Compass

A very simple compass application, use for testing your compass sensor accuracy, or just finding your way… Install (from phone only)

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