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Wrike Features Easy Project Management on Android

Wrike – Project Management Price: Free Android App News Item by AndroidAppsReview.com Wrike, the incredibly successful project management tool for Android and iOS, has been recently updated to  version 1.6.1.5, which features optimized task creation. Wrike’s highly acclaimed productivity software has been around since 2006 and the developers have worked tirelessly to make it the best project management app for mobile devices. According to Wrike’s Google Play page, the app has been installed over 100,000 times and is used by everyone, from individuals and startups to Fortune 1,000 companies. Wrike features an intuitive interface that supports quick and organized project management and task creation. Users can create and assign tasks to team members, as well as interact with team members while on-the-go for optimal...

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Greater Toronto Area News Keeps Locals and Visitors in the Know

Price: Free Rating: Greater Toronto Area News Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com Toronto is a bustling town. There’s always something going on, and if the streets themselves are a little quiet—they never are—then there’s something happening within the politics of the town: looking at you, Rob Ford. But with all the good and the bad that happens inside the city limits, it can sometimes be a real challenge to stay on top of current events. What’s the solution? Simply pop open Greater Toronto Area News, and the vast majority of the hard work has been taken care of for you. The app serves as an aggregator, compiling information from a variety of local sources into one single pane of...

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News Kit: Extra, Extra! UX All About It!

Price: Free Rating: News Kit Android Game Review by AndroidAppsReview.com Our silly headline up there is more than just a terrible joke—it’s also intended to shed some light on the then-versus-now situation in which we find ourselves. You see, back in the 1920’s (or earlier if you like) you got the news slowly and via a street corner. Now, we’re awash in options: so much so that the overwhelming tide of information can be downright impossible to navigate. What’s the solution? Get News Kit from Yooii Studios, simply a brilliant news utility. The app is the perfect antidote to modern news rage. It’s succinct, easy to navigate, and totally free. All things we like! For more, visit our full review...

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Jiji’s Art & Buzz Machine Developer Organizes Kickstarter Campaign to Fund New Features

Jiji’s Art & Buzz Machine Kickstarter Campaign Android News Article by AndroidAppsReview.com Written by Sara Hanlon Released in November of 2014, Jiji’s Art & Buzz Machine debuted on the App Store and Google Play as an art and messaging app for kids. Jiji’s Art & Buzz Machine is the work of Tresa Bennett, who recently created a Kickstarter campaign to add new features to the app, as well as cover costs for technical support. Currently Jiji’s Art & Buzz Machine allows children to create works of art on iPhone & Android devices and share them via Facebook, email, and text. The app also features a built-in messenger that lets kids quickly and easily send and receive messages with friends and family. Tresa Bennett organized...

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The Android of Things: Make Your Entire Life “Smart”

The Android of Things Android News Article by AndroidAppsReview.com Written by Luke Patrick In the coming year, keep an eye out for the “Internet of Things” to finally hit the mainstream. For those not hip enough to own horn-rimmed glasses or be in the know, that just means “smart technology.” Things like bluetooth thermostats, tiny trackables, and Google Glass all fit into this category. With more and more advancements coming out every day, it won’t be long before we’re all rocking the iBlender so your Margarita will be ready the moment you get home (kidding, of course). But we’re not kidding about making your entire life just a little more clever! Use the following utilities to turn your daily routine...

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Frequency Lets You Watch the Internet and Supports Chromecast

Price: Free Rating: Frequency: TV, Videos & Music Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com Frequency, developed by Frequency, is a fantastic way to watch videos from around the internet. Whether you want to stay up to date on the latest current events, watch the newest viral videos, or just see what’s “out there”, Frequency is a great app that consolidates everything. Concept and Functionality If you’re like me, you tend to lose track of your favorite video sites on the net. Sometimes there just isn’t enough time to browse every single site to catch up on what’s new, so having an app like Frequency is just what you need. This is very much an all-in-one app, which is perfect for users...

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Fire Stopper: A Puzzle That Won’t Leave You High and Dry

Price: Free Fire Stopper Android Game News Item by AndroidAppsReview.com Here at the Android App Review, it’s no secret that we’re quite fond of puzzlers. In fact, we’re the most fond of puzzles that bring something interesting and different to the table. With this in mind, we’re quite happy to be looking at a new title called Fire Stopper, from Stephanie Peck, today. It provides one of the more unique concepts we’ve seen in a while, combining water, moving boxes, and a few other elements to create a wholly unique title. It also lets you play a character with a funny hat—which is quite nice on its own. For more information, check our full report down below the break!...

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Latest Version of Ring Butler Debuts with Many New Features

Price: Free Ring Butler Android News Item by AndroidAppsReview.com Ring Butler, released by Happy Pursuits LLC, allows users to adjust their Android phone’s ringer settings based on a multitude of parameters. Serving a variety of purposes with settings that cover a wide swath of situations, the app is ideal for anyone who would like to have more control over received phone calls. Happy Pursuits LLC recently updated Ring Butler to version 3.0. This update, released on May 5, added a variety of new features and settings to the app. This includes a quick on and off switch that can be accessed via widget and within the app, making it easy to quickly enable or disable Ring Butler’s functionality. Also,...

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Stay Up to Date on All Things India with India News

Price: Free Rating: India News Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com If you’re interested in keeping up with the latest news relating to India and you’re looking for an app that combines your favorite and renowned news websites all together for easier viewing, then we would like to suggest you check out  India News from developer Genesis Technology Partners. It may be just the perfect app for you! Features The India News app makes it convenient for readers to view popular news and buzz regarding India, Indian politics, Indian lifestyle and culture, and even news from all around the world. For news junkies with a particular interest in all things Indian, it doesn’t get any better than this app. If you’re...

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Reading Level up With Feed Speeder Free

Price: Free Rating: Feed Speeder Free Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com How is your reading speed? Wish you could cruise through your internet feeds like a champ in the mornings? Then the Feed Speeder Free app from developer Onticco is just the perfect app for you! Features Feed Speeder Free is an internet feed reader app that allows you to quickly breeze through articles using a unique “reading” style. In short, after selecting your chosen topic (some are already included, from top news websites and more), you will be presented with the article, in one-word pieces, flying quickly on screen. This may sound odd, but it actually does allow you to quickly read the feed and still maintain an...

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5 Valentine’s Day Apps to Impress Your Love

Valentine’s Day App Roundup by AndroidAppsReview.com We are in the middle of January of 2014. Holidays are now over; we saw New Year and celebrated Christmas and Thanksgiving with our family and friends. Now it’s time to think about your love as the Valentine’s Day is around the corner. I have made a list of five apps based on the occasion which can help you to impress your love a lot; in fact these apps can help to make the special day more interesting to him or her.   Let’s have a look at the apps I’ve selected to help make your Valentine’s Day even more special. Valentine’s Day Special This app is able to get first position in...

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Unleash the Droid Within: 5 Things Your Android Phone Could Do (You Didn’t Know About)

There are a few reasons why I use an Android phone instead of an iPhone. Notably, price has a large part in the matter. But outside of my own desires to be a cheapskate, I—alongside most Android users—just like the control I have over my device. I also like the near infinite possibilities contained within this underdog platform. There are mountains of things your humble phone can do, and whether you know it or not, your Android device is just begging to take over almost every part of your life. Need the proof? Here are just five things your phone can do that might surprise you: 1. Run Your Business with Android Before you think we’re crazy, we not...

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Keep Calm & Waste Time: Bored No More

Price: Free Rating: Keep Calm & Waste Time Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com Are you someone who enjoys a good slapstick joke or even questionable humor any time of the day? Then the Keep Calm & Waste Time app from developer NotGreg is just the app for you! Features The Keep Calm & Waste Time app is basically what the app’s title states: a big jumble of waste of time. It is a combination of popular sites that offer random and even useless news, compilations, and amusing tidbits that you might gladly spend your time reading or viewing. Featured sites include: Buzzfeed, The Chive, Epic Fail, College Humor, Daily Haha, KillSomeTime, I-Am-Bored, Cracked, and more. With so many sites...

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The World’s Most Expensive Android Phones: Making You and Your Wallet Feel Better, Screw by Screw

Think that phone you bought your teenagers this Holiday Season is chewing a fat hole in your wallet? Then let us be the first to guide you to the truth. You see, there’s an entire world of luxury Android devices out there, and if that new Galaxy model is your biggest concern, you’re not in it. The luxury phone market, that is. To prove it, here are five of the world’s most expensive Android phones. Starting with: 1. The Lamborghini T700     Price: $2,750 As you might expect, a phone produced by Lamborghini is every bit as expensive as their signature cars—though with a lot less yellow paint. The device is part of a collaboration with Prada, and...

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Now Available on Google Play: ZombieFaced Free Zombie Booth

News Item: ZombieFaced Free Zombie Booth Written by Sarah Hanlon Android users who are looking to add a bit of zombie spice to their life, listen up! ZombieFaced Free Zombie Booth, an entertaining photo app developed by Fragranze Apps, is now available to download for free on Android devices via Google Play. ZombieFaced Free Zombie Booth allows users to create frightening zombified images of themselves by choosing from over 24 different filters and superimposing the filter over their photo. Simply snap a photo using the app and select the desired zombie effect filter. Once the ZombieFaced Free Zombie Booth effect is applied to the user’s photo, adjustments can be made to properly align the filter with the user’s face, creating...

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Revive the Ghost: Speed Up your Android Phone in Minutes

We’ve all been there: That old Samsung device that’s been hiding in the cabinet isn’t getting any younger, or snappier. You’ve long since given up on working it into a usable condition, and you’ve all but given up hope that it will ever see the light of day again. But should you? In fact, it’s simple enough to turn your ex-phone’s luck around. Don’t believe us? Then here’s a few, simple, quick steps to take speed up and revive your aging Android device in mere seconds. Starting with: 1. This Ain’t Tupac Money. . . . Get Rid of the Cache Unlike in every other part of your life, having spare cache lying around just isn’t a good thing....

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Smart IR Remote: The Perfect Way to Control Your Life

News Item: Color Tiger’s Smart IR Remote Written by Luke Patrick One of our stated missions at the Android Apps Review is to bring you all the latest news, updates, and cool applications to hit the Google Play Store. With that in mind, we’re showing off a brand new concept and app today with Smart IR Remote, by Color Tiger. The title is one of the more engaging items we’ve seen recently, and for one good reason: It has the potential to radically alter the way you interact with your television, media playback devices, light projectors, and anything else in the house that uses infrared. It’s exactly like a universal remote, only it’s even more universal than you think....

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Track Work Hours and Streamline Projects with Time tracker – Mobile Worker

News Item: Time tracker – Mobile Worker Written by Sarah Hanlon Time is money, and keeping track of work hours can be a hassle. The same is true for managing projects and tasks. Luckily there’s a solution which promises to be a simple and efficient all-in-one answer to this common problem. Time tracker – Mobile Worker is an Android app for those who are serious about tracking their work schedule and keeping projects organized. The app is packed with features which everyone will find useful. Whether you’re an independent contractor, a freelancer, or someone who just wants to keep a record of work hours, Mobile Worker aims to be your go-to time tracking and project management app. Mobile Worker includes...

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Top 6 News Apps on Android

Top 6 News Apps on Android With the right apps your Android device can act as a TV, radio and newspaper, all at the same time; something news junkies will find very interesting. You can find thousands of apps, specifically, for news & weather updates at the Google Play store. However, choosing the one which serves your need best, can be a challenge. So here is a list of some of the best news apps for Android users who have an insatiable craving to know it all. Google Currents Google Currents is a highly reader-friendly and magazine-like aggregator, which works just as well offline as it does online. In fact, it is one of those apps which work perfectly...

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HandsFree RSS Reader: Look Ma, No Hands!

Price: Free Rating: HandsFree RSS Reader: Written Android App Review Here at Android Apps Review, we like any application that can deliver us a new concept, a time-saving method, or some other gadget designed to alleviate some of the stress in our lives. With that in mind, we’re tickled pink to be brining you a review of HandsFree RSS Reader today. The application offers a unique (as best as we know) way to listen to your favorite RSS feeds, and all from the safety of your Android phone. The app’s creative use of voice control is more than enough reason to give it a go, but if you need further convincing, you’ll find our full review contained below. Starting...

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Press Release: GiGi Brings the Next Generation of Secure Messaging to Android and iOS

Press Release: GiGi Brings the Next Generation of Secure Messaging to Android and iOS New York, New York – Force Interactive, in partnership with GiGi, LLC, is excited today to announce the launch of GiGi onto the App Store and Google Play. A powerful new secure messaging, file, photo, and video sharing platform, GiGi offers users an intuitive yet private way to connect with one another. The app features flexible messaging options including unique ‘self-destruct’ and group messaging modes as well. Customizable and outfitted with bulletproof security encryption to ensure your conversations aren’t compromised or fall into the wrong hands, GiGi is currently available for download for free on the App Store and Google Play. Built around a highly...

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Best Android Apps For Laughs

Apps can create hours of entertainment, connect friends and provide a lot of laughs. Make the bus ride, the waiting room or the long line more enjoyable with a an app designed for laughs. Whether you’re into political and news humor, funny pictures, videos or memes, there’s a funny app out there for everyone. Check out some of the best available for Android users! The Colbert Report’s The Word, Free Fans of the Colbert Report love Colbert’s ability to seamlessly use satire to make a valid point. One of the show’s most popular segments, “The Word,” features a trending political word like “faith,” and breaks it down, giving viewers the Colbert meaning. With this app you can access this...

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News Release: Macrobile delivers a new version of Free Mobile Helper

Macrobile, a mobile software developer, dedicated to making a better mobile use experience, today released a new version of Free Mobile Helper. The new version of Free Mobile Helper comes on the heels of the wildly welcome the release of Free Mobile Helper version 1.0095, which had more than 10 million downloads in about two months. The new version gives out a more attractive interface, performance enhancements, and stability improvements to users faster. The interface becomes much simple and easy to user; the function becomes more powerful. And this time we have set the download servers both in America and India and the number of server has been added. So both the Indian users and the other countries users...

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Digital TV on Android Devices

How Mobile TV Tablet will Experience Digital Television on Android Device by Sarah James Mobile TV – Your On-the-Go Entertainment Mobile television keeps you occupied whether you are in a flight or even fishing in the middle of a lake. After its introduction, the demand for mobile entertainment has grown drastically, and major networks like CBS, NBC, and FOX have started offering mobile streaming options. RCA Launches Mobile TV Tablet RCA, a company that produces technology goods, has recently launched a tablet Mobile TV. According to the company, this Mobile TV will be the first of its kind, a dual-tuner mobile TV priced at $299. Here is a quick overview of its features. The device is a standard over-the-air DTV...

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Stay Up to Date with News Hero

Price: Free News Hero: Written Android App Review Looking for an app that not only updates you with the latest news domestically and around the world, but also provides you multiple feeds on topics such as fashion, food, science, tech, and even parenting? Then the News Hero app from developer Breezy Apps LLC is just the perfect app for you! Features When you first load the News Hero app, you will be prompted with the main menu display that will offer you numerous topics and categories to browse and peruse at your desire. These topics/categories include: “Cars/Bikes”, “Fashion”, “Finance”, “Food/Wine”, “Gossip”, “Health”, “Home”, “Latest News”, “Movies/TV”, “Music”, “nature”, “Parenting”, “Politics”, “Regional”, “Science”, “Sports”, “Tech”, “Travel”, and “World”.  By simply tapping...

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Daily Horoscope: Hey Baby, What’s Your Sign?

Daily Horoscope: Video Android Apps Review We aren’t shamed to admit it: We’re kind of into the whole astrology thing, though mostly on a curiosity basis. As such, we delight in booting up our horoscope for the day with our morning coffee, having a laugh (or panic attack) about the similar points before going about our business. As such, we were quite excited to find Daily Horoscope, by developer Code Blenders. The widget nature of the app makes it unbelievably simple to read your horoscope, even directly from your home screen. So no matter if you live daily by the stars, or if you’re just casually interested, Daily Horoscope is a fantastic way to stay up to date. For...

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The Washington Post Android App: Better Late Than Never

Written Android App Review It’s been a big year for news apps. Now D.C. powerhouse pub The Washington Post joins the fray with their Android news app, aptly named The Washington Post. If you crave news with a capital vibe our Android app review of The Washington Post may help you find your new favorite mobile news outlet. Concept & Features The Washington Post Android app brings you breaking news, stories from every Post section, enhanced weather coverage, traffic news and a gorgeous photo journalism portfolio, and doesn’t even charge you a dime. Every section is full of stories, photos and interactive features. One big plus is the ever present share option that links content directly to your feeds...

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News Book – Independent: When You Want it Short and Sweet

Written Android App Review Many top news providers use their own Android apps to push their info agenda. Now the News Book – Independent Android app is a new way to get the news at a glance. Interested in cutting to the quick of a story in an instant? Then you’ll want to pay attention to our Android app review of News Book – Independent. Concept The News Book – Independent Android app allows you to create a custom list of headline sources on the app’s homepage. The app then pulls headlines from these sources and gives them to you in an easy list. Tap any headline to view a brief (and I do mean very brief) summary of...

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Google Wallet Makes an Android Phone More Than Just, Well, a Phone

Written Android App Review The new Google Wallet technology is set to make it possible to combine an Android cell phone with a person’s credit cards. The phone will then be used as virtual credit cards. This will help to revolutionize the way people shop, adding an efficient layer of convenience. There are thoughts that the new Google Wallet will eventually replace the way everything is done in a store – including the use of loyalty cards. Added to the fact that the Smartphones have replaced the need for diaries and MP3 players, the only thing you will need to have is your cell phone and keys in your pocket. Possible Drawbacks However, there are some downsides to this...

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ABC News Goes Mobile

Written Android App Review If you are an Android Apps Review regular you know that I love news apps. We’ve covered CNN’s mobile masterpiece, BBC’s swing and a miss, and even Al Jazeera English’s amazing global news app that puts many others to shame. The latest news app to cross my path is the ABC News Android app, a new app from one of the United States’ top news networks. I was curious to see how the ABC News Android app stacked up in my Android app review process. The results might surprise you. Features The ABC News Android app seems to have their act together when it comes to reporting the news on my Android. The app has...

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BBC News Android App Finally Hits North America

Written Android App Review Finally, the global news powerhouse BBC News makes their Android news app available in North America. I have half a dozen news apps on my Android device and like to consider myself familiar with the standards for mobile apps that come from the world’s biggest news orgs. Now let’s see how BBC News app stacks up against the competition in my Android app review. Features As expected, the BBC News Android app provides some of the best global coverage of any news organization out there. Their mobile app includes traditional print news stories, access to video of BBC’s World News Summary and audio of the World News Bulletin and Live BBC World Service radio coverage....

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Google+: Like a Closet Organizer for your Online Life

Written Android App Review On Tuesday Google announced their latest social networking attempt, Google+ (Google Plus). The app is currently in an invite-only “field trial” with rabid technology hounds foaming at the mouth for invites right and left. So what is this + business all about? The Idea Google thinks the way we share online is inherently flawed, and they might have a point. You probably created a Facebook page in college as a way to keep track of keg stands and hot co-eds. But now your colleagues are your Facebook friends. So are your mom and your boss. Inevitably the sharing process sours. Either you post it all any way, alienating part of your audience, or your feed...

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Stitcher SmartRadio: Customized Audio, Targeted Radio

Written Android App Review Have you ever wanted to create your very own radio station?  Not just string together a song or two, but literally build your own customized radio day from start to finish?  Guess what?!?!  Now you can do just that on your very own Android device!  All you need is the new Stitcher SmartRadio Android app and your own list of shows that bring joy to your day. Sound too good to be true?  Well that remains to be seen.  But the idea is great and if Stitcher SmartRadio can do to radio shows what Pandora did to music then I am definitely 100% on board.  My Android app review will find out if they are...

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Keep Your Finger on the Pulse with Pulse News

Written Android App Review I like being able to scan through articles and choose the ones that pop out at me and I’m not a fan of sitting back and watching as other people read the news to me.  Now, the downside of these very specific likes and dislikes of mine is that I have ended up with several different Android apps loaded onto my Android which are dedicated to bringing me the latest and greatest when it comes to the news.  It’s bulky and its time consuming, but its the only way for me to get the exact mix of news that I am looking for. At least it was until I found out about the Pulse News...

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Keep Yourself in the Know with Fanatic Fans for Android

Written Android App Review Wouldn’t it be great if you could keep up with all your favorite teams, artists and acts while earning rewards, connecting with fellow fans and finding the news you care about easily? Calibrus Inc thought you might. The developers of the new Fanatic Fans app for Android created a one-stop app where all your favorite obsessions can reside in harmony. Features I had high hopes for Fanatic Fans while performing my Android app review. I love music, follow hockey and like apps that put the news I want in my hands fast. At first I was impressed. A simple tap on the settings icon and I could select “My Bands” to find my favorite groups,...

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Stay Informed with The Wall Street Journal Android App

Written Android App Review Yes, the stories are true. You can now read the Wall Street Journal on your Android phone! A shiny new high-tech Android app was recently released for the WSJ, replacing the previous, less impressive Android app. While some stories and features require a subscription to view, there is still plenty available for free. If you like the WSJ, you should definitely get this Android app! Let’s looks deeper at the WJS app in the following Android app review. Features I’m not sure which feature I like most – the news feed which feels like I’m reading an actual newspaper, the video feeds which make me feel like I’m watching the 6:00 news, the podcasts or...

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