The Cliq does run on Android 1.5, with MotoBlur running on top. If you are not familiar with Motoblur it is Motorola’s own special blend. You create an account and with that account you sign in. The Moto Blur service is quite unique for many reasons.
* Access to all the files: documents, pdfs, ppts, pics, etc that are on your desktop
* Full Monitoring of others including children while on your computer
* Utilize your full desktop browser for websites that otherwise don’t display correctly on your mobile browser.
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My dad saw the power of my rooted phone to run an app called aNet Share which turns your phone into a “secure” wireless router (it saved us 20 bucks a day paying for wifi in the hotel we were staying at) but wondered what the other advantages of rooting were…
Also displayed here is the Fox News Widget. I love this quick access to news. It has a small refresh button in the top right of the widget but otherwise you can set the auto-refresh to a variety of time options. When you touch the widget on the screen it opens a scrollable list of recent news stories with Headlines and short excerpts. You can filter specific genre’s of news stories if you choose.
On Nov 23, Google announced that the Google Maps Navigation — that at first was only available to Android 2.0 users (Droid users) — is now available to devices running Android 1.6. Google Maps Navigation offers FREE turn-by-turn, voice-guided directions between two points. Google Maps Navigation for Android 1.6 also offers support for more layers. The new application is available for free in the Android Market to customers in the U.S! Download it now!
Android device users can now get onto fring (we know you’re been missing us since some of you recently switched to Android devices 🙂 ) with (the first) free VoIP calls over Skype, MSN and GoogleTalk and via hundreds of SIP providers. As always you can see real-time presence and live chat with your ICQ, Yahoo! And AIM buddies too. You can also use Twitter there, as part of your integrated contact list.