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Fresh Android Apps for Dec. 27: YouTube Remote, Talking Pengu & Penga Penguin

by Caitlin M. Foyt

Today's Fresh Android apps features an app that turns your phone into a remote control and another that will introduce you to some new penguin friends.

YouTube Remote (Android) FREE

This slick remote is designed to control the way you watch YouTube videos on your computer. Launch the app on your phone and then log-in to your YouTube account. Then, log-in to that same account on your computer. This app will give you direct access to any of the hundreds of thousands of videos on YouTube. The remote will give you the freedom to search without even touching your computer. Find some new videos or enjoy some of your old favorites from either your work desk or your bed. This remote even allows you to create personalized channels and pick which ones you want on your favorites list.

Talking Pengu & Penga Penguin (Android) FREE

In the Android Marketplace, there is a talking Santa Claus, Talking Carl and Talking Tom Cat. These popular “talking” apps all involve a silly character who responds to your tickles, pokes and the sound of your voice. What makes Talking Pengu & Penga Penguin so great is that there are two characters on the screen for you to interact with. These guys are an animated pair of penguins who hate hedgehogs and cats. The have funny little voices and high quality 3D graphics. If you’re a fan of the “talking” apps, this is an app that your collection will be incomplete without.