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10 Android apps for geeks, nerds, and dorks

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10 Android apps for geeks, nerds, and dorks
Once there was a time when being a geek or a nerd wasn't exactly what one would classify as "cool". These individuals were ridiculed for their seemingly odd interests, ranging from watching sci-fi movies and reading comic books to playing role-playing games and collecting Nintendo Power posters. But in case you haven't noticed, these times are long gone now, and being nerdy is nothing to be ashamed of anymore. In fact, some of the richest people in the world were once geeks, and those who made fun of them in their youth are now probably mowing their lawns or driving their private limousines. 

So in honor of the folks who own a "There's no place like" t-shirt, who still get together with buddies for a D&D all-nighter, and who don't mind watching an entire season of "Doctor Who" in a single go, we've prepared a selection of 10 Android apps for geeks, nerds, and dorks. Feel free to check them out and tell us which app you liked the most by dropping a comment. As usual, in case you can think of any geeky apps that we should have included on the list, do not hesitate to let us know!

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posted on 28 Sep 2012, 04:07

1. PhenomFaz (Posts: 1236; Member since: 26 Sep 2012)

The 2600 emu is ggreat
How stuff works - if you need this app then you have been living under a rock :)
The rest of them weel are just geeky...but cool...but geeky too :)

posted on 28 Sep 2012, 04:21

2. JunkCreek (Posts: 407; Member since: 13 Jul 2012)

use TeamViewer with Galaxy Beam. U don't have to worry a file or even the presentation was left at home or forgoten to be copied. Just turn the internet on in ur office, access to the computer the file/presentation was left/forgoten, run it from ur phone with this TeamViewer, then beamed it out! done!

posted on 28 Sep 2012, 04:56

3. silentcon (Posts: 4; Member since: 06 Jun 2012)

handycalc is a much better calculator. plus it works offline

posted on 28 Sep 2012, 05:15 2

4. bachelorrn0121 (Posts: 57; Member since: 13 Jul 2012)

tasker is the best.. make your smartphone smarter..

part 1 -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BEhnOJl5mTo
part 2 -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sELSn8FkKMA
part 3 -http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8i78J1tKK4

posted on 28 Sep 2012, 05:55

5. PapaSmurf (Posts: 10457; Member since: 14 May 2012)

#5 has saved my life so many times when my TI-84 was nowhere to be found...

posted on 28 Sep 2012, 06:05 3

6. darac (Posts: 2156; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)

Great, useful article..and you welcome, PA :)

posted on 28 Sep 2012, 10:18

7. vivzek (Posts: 38; Member since: 03 Jul 2012)

Very good article. I am trying them all. I thought I was a geek but not after reading this article. Again thanks, :-)

posted on 28 Sep 2012, 13:35 1

8. Rayvelynn (Posts: 124; Member since: 05 Jul 2012)

sometimes I wish I was a nerd/geek no sarcasm, #realtalk

posted on 28 Sep 2012, 18:36 1

9. SugarShockFrantic (Posts: 73; Member since: 05 Jul 2012)

we need a top 10 android apps for girls...that would be lovely :)

posted on 30 Sep 2012, 16:16

10. RedFox (Posts: 18; Member since: 25 Jun 2012)

well , i like at least 5 apps in this list which make me know for sure why i am checking many mobile sites every day .... tech nerd , geek and dork is who am i lol .
so please someone help me to be normal again before i got corrupted by microsoft , googel and apple .. i really miss atari days :)

posted on 04 Feb 2013, 01:37

11. DocManhattan (Posts: 1; Member since: 04 Feb 2013)

For me the best app I've found for geeks and nerds is one named GEEK TRIVIAL LITE. But they've done just for Android users

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