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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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If you're curious about the planet you live on, Google Earth is a wondrous thing. Optimized for a tablet, this free app lets you explore remote corners of the globe, including places you may never see in person. Better yet, it may provide some great travel ideas for your next sojourn. Google Earth is a breeze to navigate: Simply move the globe with a finger swipe, and use the ol' two-finger pinch to zoom in and out. The app includes 3-D imagery and flyovers of selected cities, as well as virtual tours of interesting places around the world. Kudos to Google for offering a free app that's fun and educational.

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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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kbuchs559,
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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?
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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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