Must Have Political And News Android Applications

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If you’re looking for that app that keeps you connected to the daily news and events that occur in real time then the following applications you may find very beneficial. This is a list of apps that I personally use on a daily basis however, there are one or two that I uninstalled for reasons that I will not go into at this time. The Android phones, which are growing in market share and supported apps, can be host to several politically-driven mobile apps which can help you stay on top of the news and know exactly what is happening around you at all times. If you missed my previous post titled Ten Must Have Android Applications be sure to visit it for other applications that you may find useful. Congress Congress is an open-source community of developers and designers aimed at opening up government to make it more transparent, which is aimed at getting Android users more involved in government. This app empowers you in a way that you feel like you are connected to your local congresswomen and congressmen by finding out where they are and also being able to contact them.  You can also see what they …

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Free Video Rippers, Converters, and Encoders

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Transcoding is the direct digital-to-digital conversion of one encoding to another. This is usually done to incompatible or obsolete data in order to convert it into a more suitable format. To maintain your favorite clips how you want them no matter it that means the DVR, iPod, PSP or even a laptop or desktop you will need the best utility to convert this media into the format that works given your environment. While the are many commercial video software solutions and they come at a cost that may not fit your budget, have you considered free and open source solutions? Put DVDs on your iPod, YouTube videos on DVD, or convert any video file with a number of video rippers, encoders and converters. Free Video Converter: Any Video Converter [snap url="http://www.any-video-converter.com/products/for_video_free" alt="Free Video Converter: Any Video Converter" link="on" title="Free Video Converter: Any Video Converter" target="_blank" ] Any Video Converter Freeware – the Free Video Converter – is the most renowned free video converter for converting video files between various formats, with fast converting speed and excellent video quality. This powerful free video converter application makes video conversion quick and easy. This FREE video converter software can clip any segments and …

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Product Review: Sony Noise-Canceling Headphones

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Recently I found myself tired of my ear-buds that I have been using for both my Zune and Android devices when it comes to listening to my media and I was in the market for headphones that performed well while at the same time was not going to cost me a fortune. The ear-buds worked fine but the quality simply was not there and I had grown tired of hearing every noise that was occurring around me and a good set of headphones would achieve both of these goals. Features Top-of-the-head design for a secure fit and foam ear cushions for comfort 38mm drivers for deep bass; neodymium magnet 87.4% noise reduction Foldable and swivel design for convenient portability Included in-flight adapter makes air travel more enjoyable Frequency response: 30Hz – 20kHz Sensitivity: 102dB/mW Impedance: 40 ohms at 1 kHz Includes carry pouch, in-flight plug adapter, manganese AAA battery and extension cord Review I want to be up front and let you know that I am not a fanatic when it comes to my music as some people are that I know. With that said the price for these headphones was just right which at the time I bought them …

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Should There Be Privacy In The Workplace

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Today I was catching up on some reading and ran across an article that was about the SWAT team member who was using a pager to send personal communications over the city provided equipment. I must say that upon first hearing of this lawsuit I was on the side of the city and not because I believe “big brother” is always watching and has the final say, but rather common sense told me what the officer was doing was just wrong. If you stop and think about it for a moment I am sure you will come to the same conclusion that I did. As a citizen I work hard and pay taxes and a great deal of taxes however, this is a story for another day. My thoughts on this matter is the officer was provided city equipment and the cost associated with the purchase, maintenance, and services that go hand in hand with any type of equipment is paid for by you the tax payer. For this officer to expect any expectation of privacy is not just unrealistic, but the office should pay for the personal use of city equipment in my opinion. I know what you may …

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