Best Android calendar apps for phones and tablets [December 2013]

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We’re close to the end of the year, and that means getting ready to toss out your old calendar and buy a new one. Instead of buying a physical calendar this year, consider using your smartphone as your go-to planning device. You’re probably always going to have it on you, and with a handful of great apps, your phone can do things that a normal calendar could never do.

We’ve compiled a list of the best apps available for your Android phone or tablet, some of which add in some features that the stock calendar app on your device may not have. Keep reading to check them out.
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GO Launcher Development Team Creates GO Launcher HD Beta For Android 3.0+ Tablets

One of the best launchers available is now available for Android 3.0+ tablets. The GO Launcher development team has developed an tablet-specific version called GO Launcher HD. While the launcher is currently in beta, there are some nifty highlights you can find in the launcher. For starters, there is the given ability to change your grid size in your various homescreens. Also, the launcher is incredibly fluid and smooth, which means transitions won’t be as choppy as some customized skins out there.

Although it’s currently in beta, GO Launcher HD is indeed available— though not in the Android Market at this time. If you fancy trying out having a new look to your homescreen, hit up the download link below. Don’t forget to let us know how it works out for you in the Comments section below or in our Forums.

GO Launcher HD download link

source: Android Police

Read, Reply and Delete Text Messages Fast With Message GOWidget For Android

If you’re a Go Launcher user, then you might want to give Message GOWidget a try to compliment your new home screen replacement app.  Message GO Widget offers you a quick way to view messages in your inbox directly on the launcher screen.  If you’ve already downloaded the latet version of Go Launcher EX then get ready to quickly scroll to view messages, perform fast replies, quickly dial numbers  and delete messages all within one interface and without diving into your SMS application.  Widgets = convenience.  Ready to give it a try?  Head on over to our apps database for the download where you’ll also find a QR code available or check it out on the Android Market.  Hit the break for some more screenshots.  
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AppReview – Go Launcher EX

If you know me at all, you know what I like most about Android it the ability to customize your phone and make it exactly the kind of phone you want it to be. A few days ago we gave you a rundown of LauncherPro — a great custom launcher for the Android OS. Well, there’s a fairly new entry into the custom launcher game, and Go Launcher EX is currently one of AppBrain’s hottest downloads. Is it better than LauncherPro? Is it the custom launcher you’re looking for? Read on.
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