Archive for the ‘Droid’ Category

Android is a nice “open” Operating System. ¬†I use the term open loosely because of carrier lock down and other outside factors that are not related to Android but plague most users. ¬†If you are anything like me though you have a few old Android phones lying around. ¬†Android is such a great OS and the apps that are out there make it something I want to carry around without having 3 different Gmail accounts on my daily use phone, I don’t mind carrying a few devices with me either. ¬†Without rooting a phone it was difficult to find a decent dialer or setup that worked well for VOIP. ¬†The method I found has been out there for a while but I am finally getting around to creating a decent article for it since it’s something I have been using while working on my builds. ¬†Read on for the apps and setup that are needed to make use of that old handset you might have lying around. ¬†Tablet and other Android device users such as Galaxy Player users you really need to read this too. (more…)