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SoundHound Music Search

by SoundHound Inc. / www.soundhound.com /
  • Current Version 2.7.5
  • Size 4M

Description

SoundHound is a music search and discovery experience that identifies what is being played around you. Tap the orange button to instantly identify songs and see lyrics, share, stream, buy or simply explore more about artists you know and love or have just discovered.

You can also search by singing or humming into SoundHound, making it the only app in the world that can give you song and lyrics results through unique sing and hum search technology.

As you SoundHound a song, you can:

· Recognize songs played on radio stations

· Save and add to your Spotify or Rdio playlist

· View lyrics, moving real-time with the music·

· Access artist and band photos and biographies

· View Album release date and band info

· Watch Youtube music videos

· Preview song and album reviews

· Share your favorite songs to Facebook and Twitter

· Launch Spotify and Rdio Radio

· Download songs or albums instantly in Google Play

From the home screen, scroll to explore:

· Artists Born Today, showcasing artists on their birthday, everyday

· Music Charts, including Global, Emerging and Popular by genre

· Music Map of discoveries near you and around the world

· Facebook and Twitter updates from your favorite performers

· Weekly new featured song, video, artist and album

· Similar artist and album recommendations

· Your History showing your previous searches (register to ensure your discoveries are never lost!)

SoundHound all you like – it’s free and unlimited. Don’t want ads? Upgrade to SoundHound Infinity.

Reviews and Honors

· Top 10 Must-Have iPhone Apps - Bob Tedeschi, NY Times

· Best Music Engagement App - BILLBOARD Music App Awards

· Essential iPad App - "Seriously fast" - John Herrman, Gizmodo

· Genius, isn't it?" - B.B.C. World Radio

· "This is amazing... insane, right?" - David Pogue, NY Times

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Explanation of requested permissions:

RECORD AUDIO

Used to record audio for both music and voice search.

CHANGE YOUR AUDIO SETTINGS

Used to ensure optimal audio recording settings.

FINE (GPS) LOCATION

COARSE (NETWORK-BASED) LOCATION

Used to enhance search results and remember where a search took place, which is displayed through History. This can be disabled in app settings.

FULL INTERNET ACCESS

Used to communicate with servers for search results and other content.

READ PHONE STATE AND IDENTITY

Used to mute SoundHound audio when receiving phone calls.

MODIFY/DELETE USB STORAGE CONTENTS MODIFY/DELETE SD CARD CONTENTS

Used to cache data.

CONTROL VIBRATOR

Used to notify when search results are ready.

VIEW WI-FI STATE

Used to allow usage through WI-FI.

VIEW NETWORK STATE

Used to detect when internet access is available.

READ GOOGLE SERVICES

Used for displaying searches on a map.

Recent changes:

What’s new in 5.9.0:

• By popular demand, now you can save music to your pending searches. Tap Save under "More Options" on the music not identified page.

• Fixed a few pesky bugs

Content rating: Medium Maturity

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AntiVirus Security - FREE

by AVG Mobile / www.avg.com /
  • Current Version 2.11.2
  • Size 3M

Description

<b>Free, top-rated, real-time anti virus and anti-theft security and protection for Android™ devices.</b>

AVG AntiVirus FREE security for Android™ protects you from harmful viruses, malware, spyware and text messages and helps keep your personal data safe.

<b><u>Download for Free Now!</u></b>

Over <b>100,000,000</b> people already installed AVG’s antivirus mobile security apps. Join them now and:

✔ Scan apps, settings, files & media in real time

✔ Enable finding/locating your lost / stolen phone via Google Maps™

✔ Lock / wipe your device to protect your privacy

✔ Kill tasks that slow your device

✔ Browse the web safely & securely

✔ Monitor battery, storage and data package usage

AVG AntiVirus FREE – mobile security software for Android. Quick & easy protection for your phone!

With the AVG Android app you’ll receive effective, easy-to-use virus and malware protection, as well as a real-time app scanner, phone locator, task killer, app locker, and local device wipe to help shield you from threats to your privacy and online identity. Real-time security scanner protection keeps you protected from downloaded apps and games.

AVG AntiVirus FREE also:

✔ Defends against malicious apps, viruses, malware and spyware

✔ Identifies unsecure device settings and advises how to fix them

✔ Helps ensure contacts, bookmarks and text messages are safe

✔ Checks media files for malicious software and security threats

✔ Guards you from phishing attacks

<b>App Features:</b>

<u>Protection:</u>

✔ Scan downloaded apps and files and remove malicious content

✔ Search, shop and use social networks with peace of mind knowing your identity and personal data are protected from phishing and malware

✔ Scan websites for harmful threats. If a suspicious URL is detected, you will be redirected to a “Safe Page”

* Safe Web Surfing is applicable to only to Android's default browser and Chrome

<u>Performance:</u>

✔ Kill tasks and processes that can slow down or freeze up your device

✔ Monitor battery consumption, set battery level notifications and enable power saving

✔ Monitor traffic - keep track of your 3G /4G mobile data plan usage by getting notifications when you are near to reaching your monthly data plan limit

✔ Optimize internal and SD card storage space by either uninstalling apps and games or by moving them between the internal device memory and SD card

<u>Anti-Theft & Phone Location:</u>

Use AVG’s remote management console or text messages (SMS) to:

✔ Locate your lost or stolen phone and get help finding it via Google Maps™

✔ Lock your phone and set a lock screen message to help the locator find you

✔ Make your phone ring (shout) even if it is on silent mode

✔ Wipe your phone and SD card content

✔ Camera Trap [30 day trial]: discreetly emails you a photo of anyone who enters 3 wrong passwords when trying to unlock your phone

✔ Device Lock [30 day trial]: automatically locks your phone whenever someone replaces your SIM card

<u>Privacy:</u>

✔ App Lock [30 day trial]: lock apps to protect your privacy and safety or lock your device settings to secure its configuration

✔ App Backup [30 day trial]: backup apps from your device to your SD card so you can restore them whenever necessary

✔ Call and Message Blocker: protect yourself against spammers, hackers and scammers. Get warned about suspicious text messages, filter and block unwanted calls and messages (SMS Blocker is currently unavailable for Android v4.4 devices)

✔ Wipe contacts, text messages, photos, browser history, calendar, format SD card and restore device to factory settings

AntiVirus FREE is available in 30 languages

<b>For the latest mobile security and protection updates see:</b>

http://plus.google.com/+AVG/posts

http://www.facebook.com/avgfree

By installing/updating this app, you agree that your use of it is governed by these terms: http://m.avg.com/terms

Google®, Google Maps™ and Android™ are trademarks of Google, Inc., registered in the USA and in other countries

Recent changes:

* Bug fixes

* App design enhancements

* Malware Detection Engine enhancements

* App storage size significantly reduced

Content rating: Low Maturity

Free

Checkers Free

by Optime Software / www.optimesoftware.com /
  • Current Version 1.42
  • Size 6M

Description

*** Featured in the Google "Nexus 7: Camping" TV commercial

The best-selling mobile checkers application of all-time is now available for Android.

Checkers (also known as Draughts) has been around for centuries, but it has never looked this good in a package this small. Take a great-looking game of checkers with you wherever you go with Checkers Free.

"This is a well-done app that's a great value for anyone who's a fan of checkers."

- CNET Editor's Review (4 / 5 stars)

"This is the first application I've EVER rated over four stars! Excellent UI and great AI - the developer has kept it simple and it works!"

- Android User Review - Daniel (5 / 5 stars)

Intuitive touch controls make it easy to play checkers on your phone, just tap a piece and then tap where you want it to go. If you accidentally hit the wrong spot, an undo button lets you take back your move and try again.

Checkers Free supports both 1 player and 2 player gameplay, so you can play against friends or test your skills against a challenging computer opponent.

Checkers Free includes a host of exciting features, including:

* Great graphics and awesome sound effects

* Configurable player names and score tracking

* Outstanding AI engine provided by renowned AI researcher Martin Fierz

* Fully configurable 1 player difficulty level

* Undo function

* Option to enable / disable forced captures

* Automatic save when you exit the app or receive a phone call

Checkers Free currently plays according to American Checkers / English Draughts rules.

Checkers Free is supported by unobtrusive banner advertising.

With millions of downloads across Android and iOS, Checkers Free is one of the most popular mobile applications of all time. Download Checkers Free today and find out why!

Recent changes:

* Fixed issue which caused sound off setting not to work properly

* Fixed issue which caused dialogs to be dismissed on touch outside of dialog

* Fixed issue with application on 320x480 devices

* Improved support for high-res smartphones and tablet devices

Content rating: Everyone

  • Current Version 1.37
  • Size 3M

Description

Glympse is a fast, free, and simple way to share your location safely using GPS tracking in real time with friends and family!

No sign up required! Only those you share with can view your Glympse from any web-enabled device. Download Glympse today!

~~~ Here’s what our users have to say about Glympse! ~~~

★★★★★ “The best family and friends finder out there. If you need something that will help you stay in contact with your loved ones and you don't get this app then you are missing the boat” - via Google Play review

★★★★★ “No other location app I have used comes close to this one for accuracy and reliability. Used to keep track of the family unit, great for me.” - via Google Play review

★★★★★ "Absolutely LOVE this app! I take the bus home from work and my husband picks me up at the bus stop. I send a Glympse when I get on the bus and he can track the location. We also use it when we are running 5k, 10k and half marathon races. It works fabulously!" -via Glympse support

~~~ AWARDS & PRESS ~~~

★ 2014 Webby Award Winner

★ "[Glympse] is one of those apps that’s ingenious in its simplicity, insanely handy to have around, and just a little bit fun to boot." – CNET Reviews

★ "Glympse: The Coolest Thing Your Smartphone Can Do" – Fast Company

★ Named one of "15 Best Mobile Apps of 2011" – Mashable

App Features:

✓ Easy: no sign up required or contact lists to manage

✓ Safe: your Glympse automatically expires

✓ Live: share location in real-time with dynamic map

✓ Open: share with anyone – no app required to view

✓ Passive: runs in the background

✓ Global: works anywhere you have GPS and a data connection

Use Glympse to:

✓ coordinate a social night out with friends

✓ let your spouse know your ETA when you’ll be home from work

✓ let your family know you are safe while running or cycling

✓ find friends at a concert festival

✓ provide a courtesy notice with ETA to a client when stuck in traffic

✓ share a charity run route with followers on Facebook or Twitter

✓ direct emergency personnel to you quickly

Note about PERMISSIONS: If you have any questions about which Android permissions we require or how we use them, please visit... http://glympse.com/perms

Note about our WIDGET: Many versions of Android do not allow widgets to work for apps installed to the SD card. If you encounter this issue, moving the application back to main memory should resolve the issue.

We LOVE TO HEAR FROM CUSTOMERS. If you have an issue or suggestion, please use the "Feedback" feature in the app.

Recent changes:

* New map control on most devices that supports tilt, rotate, 3D buildings, and faster/smoother graphics.

* New follow mode. Just press the lock button on the map to have Glympse automatically pan/zoom the map to follow all the people that are currently visible on the map.

* Two new permissions required:

- Activity recognition: Allows Glympse to optimize battery based on if you are walking, driving, or biking.

- Read your own contact card: Allows Glympse to set your initial name and avatar.

Content rating: Medium Maturity

Free

World News Switcher

by MEK
  • Current Version 1.0.1
  • Size 90K

Description

This App allows you to easily access 200+ world's best English language news and information resources – Breaking News, Finance, Technology, Sport, Entertainment, Magazine and lifestyle content.

You can access all the top world news stories from CNN, Reuters, BBC, Al Jazeera, New York Times, Washington Post, LA Times, Chicago Tribune, China Daily, NewsAsia, Times of India or The Australian and many more...

You will Find Finance News from Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal and The Economist and Sports News and results from ESPN, Fox Sports, MLB, NBA and NFL.

Also there is Tech News from CNET, Gizmodo and ZDNET and Entertainment News from ET and TMZ.

And many, many more sites to keep you informed and entertained!

Content rating: Everyone

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