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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by 1up5dn, Jul 27, 2010.

  1. 1up5dn

    1up5dn Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter

    Check out this new SMS app that was posted on Droid-Life. I don't know that I will ever get much use out of it on a day-to-day basis, but it's pretty fun to show to non-smartphone users!

    See it here
     


  2. Jake43

    Jake43 Member

    HAHA! That is awesome! Agreed though, just use it to show off.
     
  3. Steven58

    Moderator

    neat-o! I d/l'd and will start it tomorrow! ty! gnite!
     
  4. Vihzel

    Vihzel Destroying Balls Everyday

    I'll definitely download this. I'd assume though that it would really drain battery since the camera has to be on.
     
  5. Jake43

    Jake43 Member

    Thought of a better use! Watching tv while texting. This way you can still keep watching!
     
  6. john_ecko

    john_ecko Well-Known Member

    I tried this out at the office. It was pretty difficult to text, walk, and see where you're going all at the same time lol. I normally type with the camera facing the floor but I tried it with it facing right in front of me. It made it tougher to text haha.

    Also, for our Droid X's, the camera is basically where our left hand would be. You have to position it correctly so you don't block the camera.
     
  7. JrzDroid

    JrzDroid Android Expert

    i grabbing this ASAP
     
  8. Roxors

    Roxors Android Enthusiast

    To be showing off i would be using my speech to text and not even have to look at it except to send it. though this would be cool to just mess around with.
     
  9. Booya

    Booya Well-Known Member

    Hahahaha I have to try that one out once my phone shows up.
     
  10. _Aardvark

    _Aardvark Android Enthusiast

    I really hated the keyboard layout (the space key, etc)...
     
  11. Steven58

    Moderator

    What's the point of it?
     
  12. Szadzik

    Szadzik Extreme Android User

    Being able to text while walking in the street without tripping over something :)

    It was taken from Samsung Galaxy S.
     
  13. ashykat

    ashykat Android Expert

    Downloaded and installed. I won't use it but it'll definitely be a cool app to show off my phone, haha.
     
  14. JubbaTheHutt

    JubbaTheHutt Android Expert

     
  15. _Aardvark

    _Aardvark Android Enthusiast

    Agreed, that drives me nuts! I've started aiming for them... ;)
     
  16. Steven58

    Moderator

    meh. but what do I know?
     
  17. irishpride

    irishpride Android Enthusiast

    It's crazy slow, choppy and puts a horrible image on the screen, it's kind of cool though!
     
  18. Steven58

    Moderator

    deleted it.
     
  19. Amaroth

    Amaroth Android Enthusiast

    I would recomend not installing this...I dont have a rooted phone and maybe it was just my phone, but after I installed it and ran it and then closed it..every screen on my phone had a black square covering about 3/4ths of it. I tried ATK to kill everything but it didnt work. I managed to uninstall it and the black square was still there. I rebooted my phone and it was fixed...but that was scary enough for me to almost cry. just kidding but yeah.
     
  20. Roxors

    Roxors Android Enthusiast

    sooo yeah i didn't even want to try it out... glad i chose that path :p
     
  21. 1up5dn

    1up5dn Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter

    That's strange. I would have to say it was just your phone. It didn't do anything abnormal on mine and I've not heard anyone else say anything about it.

    You aren't missing much, it's just a novelty app that is fun to show people.
     
  22. Ravenbrook

    Ravenbrook Member

     
  23. Wolfedude88

    Wolfedude88 Android Expert

    Yeah nothing strange has happened with my phone since installing either. I will delete it eventually, just want to show a few more people first.
     
  24. pdk

    pdk Newbie


    Same thing happened to mine, had to reboot inorder to get the black part to come back to life. Even when I had it installed, it wouldn't do any thing, tried to type, but nothing, so never did actually work except for putting a permanent screen saver on part of the screen.
     

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