samsung galaxy 2 newbie

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  1. scammellmanswife

    scammellmanswife Funster

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    Hi I have just inherited my daughters cast off:Smile: and am now a member of the more modern mobile sect :Smile: I think!!!! Anyhow as I have now grasped the basics of running the beast I would now like some input from you funsters as to some useful apps (I think that's what you call:Doh: them )to make my life easier when out in my van. I only do uk at moment and am not as yet a member of any caravan/motorhome club only this one.:thumb:


    Thanks in advance and keep it simple please:Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
  2. hilldweller

    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Kindle.

    K9Mail - If you want to get email.

    Secret Safe - save all your passwords and cc details safely.

    Angry Birds.

    NavFree - SatNav for all Europe free.
     
  3. campa cola

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    team viewer -if you want to log onto eg. your home pc remotely from your phone. Works really well and is free for non business users.
     
  4. hilldweller

    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Fuel Log - log and get mpg.

    Color Note - coloured notes !
     
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    WeatherPro

    app gratis

    SleepBot

    Unit converter
     
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    SHAZAM..........it will recognise identify and store any music in a split second. Do you ever hear a song and have no idea who is singing it. Shazam will tell you for free.:thumb:
     
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    BT wifi (if you are BT broadband home user)
    Calor
    Bubble (spirit level)
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  8. Busman

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    Viber, (receiver needs to have it aswell) lets you send photos and free calls anywhere as long as you can get a wifi connection, great abroard and I.O.M. etc.
    Nexus Torch, Great for the dark nights.
     
  9. Nigels

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    a couple of apps for the Galaxy

    'UK Aerial Alignment' for avid terrestrial TV users
    'National Trust App'
    'Siteseeker' the Camping & Caravanning Club app
    'Maps with Me' a free atlas allowing download of maps for offline viewing
    'Flashlight'
    'First Aid by British Red Cross'

    All free on Google Play Store

    Nigel
     
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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Is that my missing dream app ? Autoroute for Android ?

    Downloading as I type.
     
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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Pretty damned good !!

    Just grabbed England, Spain, Morocco. England is spot on. Proper pinch to zoom.
     
  12. WynandJean

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    Is there any great advantage to having the paid version over the free one, I wonder?

    Wyn
     
  13. Terry

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    Just subscribing to thread so I don't loose it :BigGrin:Oh BTW another for co pilot :thumb:
    terry
     
  14. jollyrodger

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    From memory I believe that if you want to plan a route then full (paid) version is required ,though I stand to be corrected

    :BigGrin:
     
  15. WynandJean

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    I've discovered (by trying both) that you cannot 'search' using the free version. So I shelled out the money.:cry:

    Wyn
     
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    Lookout and plan B will both detect by gps where your phone is should it be stolen.
     
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