Another big week for Android, with Google showing off the intricate details of Honeycomb 3.0, the biggest update Android’s OS has seen to date. Designed with tablets in mind, a few top apps this week will look great on the bigger screen. Business apps in particular seem to be a big draw; QuickOffice even came out with an app version just for Honeycomb this week.
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Digi-Key’s steady rise is a noteworthy example. Geared towards engineers and gadget geeks, this Android app offers mobile access to Digi-Key’s entire inventory of in-stock electronic components. Having a tinkerer for a boyfriend, I’ve been amazed at how often an app like this becomes a time-saving solution.