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Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by ryan79260, Jan 22, 2010.

  1. ryan79260

    ryan79260 Active Member
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    Coming from a Blackberry Storm, I had Slacker Radio and it was one of the first apps I downloaded on my new Eris yesterday. However, I am finding that the ability to cache radio stations to your media card is missing from the features of the Android app. The cache was extremely useful as it wouldn't force the data connection and thus helped to conserve battery life.

    Is there an alternative app for radio that will cache stations or do I need to hit up the Slacker team to get an update to the Android App?
     

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  2. chadmd23

    chadmd23 Well-Known Member
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    I'm in the same situation, coming from a bb, but I liked the cache feature for use in the subway. As I understand, this feature is coming for Android, but it may be part of the paid sub version.
     
  3. SGRacer

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    I update Slacker this morning and it has wireless caching.. Sweet! No more laptop and cable to cache stations!

    Yay!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Ahh read the fine print... Free for 14 days then its part of Slacker Pro... :(
     
  4. Adamx

    Adamx Well-Known Member
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    yeah that sucks.
     
  5. russell5

    russell5 Well-Known Member
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    totaly worth buying slacker pro though. I did and its well worth it. Esp for caching.
     

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