Awake SQL is a virtual JDBC Driver and a framework that enables remote JDBC access through HTTP. It allows Android and Java desktop app developers to use regular JDBC calls to access remote SQL databases in the cloud. It implements the main data types including blobs/clobs, and supports transactions. Security has been taken into account from the design stage: server-side configuration lets admins specify strong authentication and security rules in order to protect the databases.
Awake File is a framework that allows Android and Java Desktop developers to very easily implement file uploads and downloads through HTTP. Security has been taken into account from the design stage: server side configuration allows you to specify strong security rules in order to protect the files. It allows listing, creation, and deletion of remote directories, calling of remote Java methods, and displays nice progress indicators to your users.
eSpeak for Android is a port of the eSpeak Text-to-Speech synthesiser to Android, supporting 75 languages and accents. It is based on the eyes-free version, but with improved language selection and language name display, support for accents and special characters, improved handling of speech rate and pitch, support for MIPS-based devices, and improved support for SSML.
Zyan Drench is a simple yet very entertaining game developed using the Zyan Communication Framework. The Game board is a random picture of size 15x15. Start from the top-left corner of the board. Select a new color for the top-left pixel, and all adjacent pixels of the same color will be painted over with the new color. The goal is to drench the whole board with your own color. Zyan Drench has several modes: play against Android phone (with adjustable skill level), play solo (classic single-player mode), and network game. It is completely ad-free and open source.
MyGeoTrails allows you to mark places of interest on the map along the trail created by the app and share them on Facebook if you wish. You may even share the complete trail with the click of a button. Use retrace mode to travel back on a trail already created before. The app records your GPS locations periodically when you press the start trail button. The information is stored only in your phone. When you explicitly share your trail information, only then is the information moved around on the Internet.
PAFCalc (Planted Aquarium Fertilizers Calculator) for Android is a useful utility that helps in calculations related to DIY fertilizers for planted aquariums. It has been completely written with the Android developer studio, which should ensure portability to tablets and smartphones. The app doesn't access any external functions on your device.