If you got a new smart phone this holiday season, be sure to add these apps to help make life a little easier while you're on the go.
A smartphone makes a great gift for yourself or for someone else. But receiving a smartphone is a bit like buying a pet: the fun parts also come with some work and some adjustments. Downloading apps that make life easier and incorporate local information is like training a puppy. It results in less hassle and more fun. The major difference between a smartphone and your computer is that it’s tough to see the whole Internet on that little screen. Apps are simply ways of displaying something you usually do on your computer’s web browser, but in a simpler and more elegant way that makes sense on a little screen. Each app is represented by a small square icon that you touch once to launch its features and functions, whether it be GPS navigation…
Patch launches the Android app--making it even easier for you to keep up with the latest news in Roswell and Fulton County on your mobile for free.
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
The Patch folks at our headquarters in New York announces a new Patch Android app called "Patch Places," which allows you to navigate every place in every Patch town in the country. This follows the April launch of our app for the iPhone. So, how does the new app work? Select any Patch community and tap into a mobile directory of every place in town with Patch Places for Android. And when we say every place in town, we mean it--from local businesses and organizations to government offices and public parks. With hundreds of comprehensive listings in the palm of your hand, you can find what you need any time, anywhere. Search and browse nearby shops, restaurants, nightlife spots, salons–anything you can think of. Once you find the spot you’…