More and more smartphone manufacturers have been moving towards on-screen buttons, with Google really pushing for it over the physical button alternative. However, there are still a few OEMs (we're looking at you, Samsung) that have preferred to keep things a bit more traditional. Tell us which way you prefer and why.
Ditch Your TV with TV Shows Stream for Android
It looks like as our devices become more powerful, they get the ability to incorporate activities performed by other pieces of equipment. Watching TV on your devices has been a paramount piece of development for several different OS (started on WM and bled onto Android). XDA member KuRouZu has released TV Show Stream, which is a an app to stream TV shows directly to your Android devices. The app links to several sources including Megavideo and can provide the user with hours upon hours of entertainment with full episodes of their favorite shows. The app itself is very well made with a very intuitive UI and, best of all, easy to use.
There are two versions of this app, one which is limited to a certain number of shows, but free. You will require Froyo (Android 2.2) and Flash Player to use this app.
We have been working on this app, is my fourth android app.
The aplication searchs over internet for tv-shows links capables to be played directly on your device, with full screen support using megavideo and other hosting services. The search resoult are shown in a intuitive and easy to use interface.
You can find more information in the app thread.
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