Tag Archive: Save


Pinch Lets Users Save on SMS/MMS Charges, Earn Prizes

Looking to save on your monthly cell phone bill but aren’t sure where to start?  Affle believes they have the answer with their Pinch messaging client.  According to them, users can not only save money by cutting their SMS and MMS charges, but they can also earn cash in monthly, quarterly, and yearly prizes.  The free app works on Android 2.1 or higher, allows for conversations across multiple platforms  [Read More…]

Android 101: Save battery by keeping Wifi alive

Wifi sleep policy

This tip is one that seems counter-intuitive, but you can save a lot of wear and tear on your Android phone’s battery if you tell it to keep the Wifi radio turned on and connected while the phone is sleeping.  Your phone needs a lot of juice to keep pinging those cell towers, and even more to transmit data to and from them.  Wifi radios use much less power because  [Read More…]

Save a Little Money on Gas

Gas prices are going crazy around the world. Here are a couple of apps to help you find better prices and track your consumption.

 

GasBuddy (USA Only)

GasBuddy helps you find the nearest Gas stations and prices so you can judge where to get the best prices. GasBuddy can automatically do this by your current location, you can also search by City or Zip code.

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