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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Frisco, Feb 4, 2010.

  1. Frisco

    Frisco =Luceat Lux Vestra=
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    I put the weather app on the home page.. I noticed that when it's predicting rain or rain/snow mix a windshield wiper goes across the screen like it's wiping off my Eris screen.

    I just thought that was cool. Post cool stuff that surprised you about the Eris. :cool: :D

    [edit] By the way, by "weather app on the home page" I mean that I have only the weather app there, nothing else; it covers the whole screen, which surprised me when I first tried it out.. I thought it'd be only a temporary experiment, but I think I'll leave it there.. it has a little "update" bar at the bottom of the widget.
     

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  2. Caddyman

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    I thought that was cool too...lol
     
  3. pandalee

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    I just showed off that nifty function to a friend last night. Must be raining throughout the country. All of our wind shield wipers are going.
     
  4. Caddyman

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    We are about to get 2' of snow here in delaware tomorrow.
     
  5. pandalee

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    Ugg. No snow in New Orleans, but it is a balmy 50 degrees with lots of rain. Better clear up by Sunday. Geaux Saints!!!!!
     
  6. Podivin

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    'Geaux' :)
     
  7. Frisco

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    We're not the only ones getting snow, it appears, as I look at accuweather; quite a Winter this year.

    Must be global warming. :rolleyes::D
     
  8. tarponbeach

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    12" + coming to Maryland tomorrow & Saturday.
     
  9. cmack

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    My friend just got a Moto Droid and she texted me last night with a smiley and I didn't realize that they are all customized android robots. Now when I use them, my friends will know I'm not using a crappy BB like they are.
     
  10. graywolferis1

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    What is this app called?
     
  11. Frisco

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    But the Droid smilies only come up on other Droids, don't they? My wife has a Samsung non-droid and all she sees is the text ":)" etc..
     
  12. OfTheDamned

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    On the HD2 the rain actually falls on the screen and rolls down over the icons when you just have the clock/weather widget on. It also frosts the screen when it is cold and has leaves blowing by on windy days. It is really cool to see. I hope they add this in to 2.0.

    Take a look

    Don't brag. :p


    I think that only works on Android phones, so your BB buddies won't see it.
     
  13. OfTheDamned

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    It is one of the HTC weather apps.
     
  14. Frisco

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    How do you make multiple quotes in your posts, OTD?
     
  15. Frisco

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    Oh..

    I think I figured it out..

    Very cool.. :)

    Carry on.. :D
     
  16. OfTheDamned

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    Copy and paste

    Can be

    Your friend.

    :p
     
  17. graywolferis1

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    Lucky dog.
     
  18. OfTheDamned

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    Not that I go for that sort of stuff, but I have a feeling he would be pretty lonely with that thing. None of the girls I know would touch it. And I'm not talking about the ones on my team either. :p
     
  19. jamezelle

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    WOW:eek::p
     
  20. OfTheDamned

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    What?:thinking:
     
  21. Eaglesfan9106

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    Were supposed to get 2 feet of snow here in philly
     
  22. OfTheDamned

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    I wish we could get some snow. We hardly ever get any and when we do it either doesn't stick or just turns to ice.
     
  23. Caddyman

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    you can use the multiquote button too [​IMG] click that on each posts then on the last quoted post hit the big quote button.

    sissies

    we have been getting hammered this season :p
     
  24. MZPilotGuy

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    Northern Virginia is looking at 16-24". Should be fun! But to go along with the thread, i just picked up Weatherbug elite $1.99 in the market. It is fantastic! I especially like the animated radar screen. It is by far the best I have found for weather and it updates every 15 minutes. Who knows, they may make it with shorter update times in later releases. There is a free version as well with Ads. (I hate ads... JMO. lol!)
     
  25. Frisco

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    LOL.. I used [​IMG] instead.

    :D
     

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