If you have ever misplaced a smartphone, you know the sinking feeling that sets in after you empty the contents of your bag and have someone call your phone repeatedly only to realize that it is really and truly lost.
One study found that U.S. consumers lose their smartphones about once a year, meaning an annual blow to both their bank accounts and privacy if the loss is permanent. Thankfully, there are multiple tools consumers with Android smartphones can use to help locate their device.
Click through to find out the best ways to keep your devices safe. Reblog this post and let us know if you have any other tips.
Rule the office airspace with HELO TC, the Helo RC helicopter you control with your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Android device. Download the free app, load your device into HELO TCs Flight Deck and you’re ready to fly indoors in either of two ways:
- Touch Control - Use a virtual joystick on your Multi-Touch display or touchscreen to maneuver the chopper.
- Tilt to Steer - Tilt your device to move the chopper forward, backward, and side to side.
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The wait is over! Verizon Wireless, Samsung and Google announced Galaxy Nexus is available starting today in Verizon Wireless stores and online at www.verizonwireless.com for $299.99 with a new two-year customer agreement.
Galaxy Nexus runs Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, which brings an entirely new look and feel to Android. Galaxy Nexus offers customers a redesigned user experience with improved multi-tasking, notifications, Near Field Communications sharing with Android Beam and a full Web-browsing experience.
In real-world, fully-loaded network environments, 4G LTE customers along theI-270 and I-70 corridors can enjoy the fast speeds of the world’s
first large-scale 4G LTE network. The company is rapidly building out
its 4G LTE network, currently covering more than 160 million
Americans, with plans to bring coverage to more than 185 million
Americans by the end of 2011.
Residents with 4G LTE can choose from an array of devices to access
the blazingly fast speeds including:
The Revolution™ by LG is the first Android™ smartphone
The DROID Charge by Samsung
The ThunderBolt™ by HTC smartphone is powered by Android
The Samsung Galaxy Tab™ 10.1 with 4G LTE
The Compaq™ Mini CQ10-688nr with built-in 4G LTE
The HP® Pavilion dm1-3010nr Entertainment PC with 4G LTE
Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi™ 4510L and the Samsung 4G
LTE Mobile Hotspot SCH-LC11
Verizon Wireless 4G LTE USB Modem 551L
The Pantech UML290 USB modem
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Verizon Wireless and Motorola Mobility, Inc., today announced the new Android™-powered DROID 3 by Motorola, a global smartphone. DROID 3 by Motorola is the world’s thinnest full QWERTY smartphone, and still delivers the power of a dual-core 1 GHz processor for fast multi-tasking.
Customers can take stunning photos with the 8-megapixel camera or capture the moment in 1080p HD video. Equipped with Android 2.3, the DROID 3 by Motorola features a brilliant 4-inch qHD display, a roomy 5-row QWERTY keyboard and 3G Mobile Hotspot capabilities, with the ability to connect up to five Wi-Fi-enabled devices
DROID 3 by Motorola is now available online at www.verizonwireless.com, and will be available in Verizon Wireless Communication Stores by July 14 for $199.99 with a new two-year customer agreement. For more information on Verizon Wireless products and services, visit a Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or go to www.verizonwireless.com.