Android Photo Apps: Picplz

Installing android photo applications on your mobile phone is an easy way to add extra features to your phone. While phone cameras aren't as good as a compact digital camera they are still useful. You will take your mobile phone everywhere you go which is why it's so important to make the most of it. The option to whip your mobile phone out and take great photos is wonderful.

Picplz is one such application that is very easy to install on your phone. Once this is installed it is easy to share the photos that you have taken on your phone. There are so many different apps available that you will be able to find one suitable for you.

What is it?

PicPlz is one of the most talked about android applications around at the moment. This makes it very easy to share your photos directly on services like Facebook and Twitter. Not only that but it also uses location technology to tag your photos and use services such as Foursquare.

Availability

PicPlz is available on the Google Android Market. This can either be downloaded by scanning the QR barcode on websites or downloaded on your phone by searching for it.

Ease of Use

One of the best features of the app is that it's so easy to use. You can even create accounts on Twitter or other popular sites without needing to quit the application and visit another websites. You can do everything inside the app itself.

The setup is fairly straight forward and you can add your Facebook and Twitter accounts with ease. Once you have done that you can then take your photographs. Tour location can be added to these and you can upload them to the sites you choose.

It's easy to look at your photographs on the websites of PicPlz and by searching for your photos on the services you are uploading to. It's also very simple to add tags and descriptions to your images to make it even easier to find them.

Cost

PicPlz is a free application which can be downloaded from the Android app store. Once this is installed you need to set it up with your account details and then you can start using it to share your photos with friends and family all around the globe.

Requirements

For the app to work your phone must have Android 1.6 or higher. It also needs to have a camera otherwise it will not be possible to take photos of anything to be shared. Plenty of storage space is also a good idea as this will make it much easier to save your hundreds of photos.

Updates

The application isn't perfect and there are some minor bugs in the code. However, these bugs are dealt with professionally and swiftly. Many of the bugs are fixed very quickly with many new versions being released regularly. The new versions also add additional features.

Verdict

PicPlz is a user friendly and useful application which is designed to make it very easy to upload your photos to social networking sites. Another major benefit of this app is that it will add the location of where you have taken the photos.