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10 Great Android Apps For Tablets

What Android apps really shine on tablets? Take a look at a few of our favorites.
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Here are the best attributes of the mega-popular (170 million downloads and counting) Temple Run game: It's fun and fast-paced, incredibly easy to learn and has lots of creepy monkeys. The first version's graphics were nothing special, but that didn't matter if you were playing the game on a tiny smartphone display. Enter Temple Run 2, the latest version with detailed graphics that command your attention, even as you're zipping past treacherous cliffs and racing through mines and forests. In short, the game is better on a tablet. Even better, it's free.

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konnor
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4/21/2013 | 7:24:14 PM
re: 10 Great Android Apps For Tablets
The optimized Android tablet apps have improved over the past year, but there's still a lot of room for improvement, and we need a lot more of them.
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4/17/2013 | 7:45:02 PM
re: 10 Great Android Apps For Tablets
Maybe I recognize some icons, like Google Earth, but, really, can't we have some text on these slide shows?
J. Nicholas Hoover
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2/26/2013 | 7:42:51 PM
re: 10 Great Android Apps For Tablets
Many of these apps are just as good on smart phones, and translate well to tablets. I would swap out my favorite weather app, WeatherBug Elite, for The Weather Channel's app, but otherwise I largely agree with many of the selections.
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