apps

For many of us the hunt for a new application is on that is done nearly every day, and some times there is gold to be found, and others we come up empty. For those that have hit a dry spell, or those just simply looking for a new application to try without having to search for hours, check out what we use on a daily basis on our devices!

Jerry Hildenbrand - SDrescan

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Anyone who has used a phone and keeps media on the SD card has encountered a time sdrescanor two when new pictures or saved items don’t appear as soon as we would like. This is because the operating system has a schedule it uses to scan the removable storage for changes, and unfortunately, nothing in life is perfect. SDrescan is a very tiny app (16k, and it can even be moved to the SD card if you use Froyo and are so inclined) that sits quietly in your app drawer, waiting for those times. Fire it up, and it evokes Android’s built-in media scanner to scan your card and make pictures available in the gallery, or files available for your document viewer, or even scripts available if you use an app to run custom scripts. It’s tiny, useful, and best of all, free! [Market Link | AppBrain]

Sean Brunett- Halloween Live Wallpaper

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halloweenHalloween is quickly coming, and what better way to get in the mood than having a spooky live wallpaper on your phone? Halloween Live Wallpaper brings you an excellent choice that includes jack-o-lanterns, bats, witches and a haunted house. It supports both portrait and landscape mode with an array of customizable settings that include how often bats and witches go across your screen. If you’re looking to get in the spirit of Halloween, download this live wallpaper now. It costs 99 cents and is definitely worth the price. [Market Link | AppBrain]

Dallin Hampton - Glow Puzzle

glow_puzzleSeeing as Angry Birds is now out for all to enjoy, it would seem as though there is little need for another time waster but for those of you who have beat all 150 levels and secured a three-star rating on each, allow me to supply you with another one. Glow Puzzle is a connect-the-dots style puzzle game in which the goal is to highlight all the dots and the lines between them without going over a spot twice or straying from the pre-determined solution. With a solid puzzle count of 280 and about 10 added per-update, this app will keep you constantly entertained and thinking. Free. [Market Link | AppBrain]

Jared DiPane - Flikie Wallpapers

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flikieI'll be the first to admit, finding a good wallpaper is nearly 10 times harder then finding a good application to run on my Droid. I am very picky, and can spend hours looking for a wallpaper, and luckily I stumbled upon Flikie Wallpapers HD. There are tons of high-resolution wallpapers in this application that are from quite a variety of categories. I enjoy changing frequently, so this application has come in handy many times to find something new to fit the current mood.  For free you really can't beat having thousands of wallpapers at your fingertips at all times. [Market Link | AppBrain]