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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by zetroc, Aug 23, 2010.

  1. zetroc

    zetroc Well-Known Member
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    As the title suggests, what is the coolest thing your Incredible does?

    (I'm basically looking for new, cool things to do with my phone =P)
     

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  2. rsarno

    rsarno Thank Me, Im Irish!
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    My Incredible can go to Settings>About Phone>System Updates ... Faster thn any other phone I have ever had!!!

    Lol ok that was a joke.

    My favorite part of my phone is probably the GPS.

    I took a trip to Sesame Place with my family this past weekend, fired up the GPS on my phone and off we went. Saw some traffic building up so i applied the "Traffic Layer" and it colored the route in green/yellow/red depending on how dense the traffic was.

    AND i saw about 2hrs ahead of me was a "RED" area, and it has a little pin to push on. After pushing on it, i see it gave me an alert as to why it was a red area! "90 minute delay on GW Bridge due to 2 left lanes closed"

    WOW! My wife was impressed heh.

    Anyhow that's pretty basic stuff im sure everyone knows, but its my favorite feature so far.
     
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  3. Evil Sports

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    Plays Sling box into my Cars built in GPS screen so I can watch Games when Im on the road. I only watch with 1 eye;)
     
  4. Hand76

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    I think PSX4Droid is probably up high on the list of things I can do with my phone.
     
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  5. TheSultan

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    i make phone calls with mine to anyone who has a phone!
     
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  6. Hand76

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    Yea but how many people have a phone?

    I just use a notepad program in mine and write lettters, than when I am back at home I wifi them to the printer and I am ready to mail them out. Usually within 2-3 days they get them and within a week I get a response back. Works well...
     
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  7. da9b20

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    Radar, gps, internet, sports…its all there. I need nautical charts, touch screen bar games, and some sort of GPS tracker ap.
     
  8. Citic07

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    I have a wifi enabled printer. How do you send things to print from your phone?
     
  9. tluv00

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    On the edge
  10. volcom1216

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    I remote into my work computer using the native VPN client which still supports MSCHAP v1. We are using an old Cisco PIX firewall. I can now get into my vmsphere that controls our virtual servers.

    Also ftp client is cool as well as watch my home with the ipcamera app that supports PTZ.


    Loving it!
     
  11. jayjay1122

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    THIS!!!

    My phone trumped my buddies in dash GPS of his new Acura TL on Friday while looking for a Five Guys. We knew there was one in the area but his car took us to Five Below instead! Pulled out the phone and it turned out his car was 4 miles off!! He was PISSED!! :cool:
     
  12. rsarno

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    Do i need root for this?
     
  13. rsarno

    rsarno Thank Me, Im Irish!
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    Dude that sounds kinda ghey ...


    (lol i keed! i keed!)
     
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  14. rsarno

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    How do i view a camera thats on inside my house?? That would be wild.

    I have a laptop at home i can set it up and have the camera aimed, is it possible to view that camera without the big preview window opening on my laptop and informing everyone i am viewing it? lol
     
  15. xtlosx

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    I use the Inc to control my XBMC... (Xbox Media Center).. Pretty badass.
     
  16. xtlosx

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    Amen brother. All we need now is Flash and we're set.
     
  17. Bearly

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    How?
     
  18. killadanny

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    Adult entertainment.
     
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  19. Vaseline Smith

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    Geocaching.
     
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  20. Vaseline Smith

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    Root.
     
  21. xtlosx

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    Market Place, and download the XBMC remote.. Google XBMC Android remote, and it's all there.. GREAT application!!
     
  22. Karuk

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    The coolest this is has done is give me more time. It has almost replaced my home laptop. Instead of taking time at night to sit at my laptop to handle my biz I get it all done during the day when I have a moment.

    Total lifesaver when you have young kids.
     
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  23. gruss

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    Sms bomber, best app evar!
     
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  24. Hand76

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    Nope.
     
  25. ORRY?

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    Looked it up but, what does it do exactly?
     

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