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Submission + - gPad - Android remote app (

phillousse writes: gPad is a new android application that transforms your mobile in a universal remote. It allows users to create keyboards with customized buttons and shortcuts for his most used applications. Photoshop tools, powerpoint commands, mediaplayer remote, game cheat codes, numeric keypad and many more!

The free app is limited, but for 1,99$ the full app can be bought. What's special here is that it's one of the first apps using the PayPal api for android. Thus, android developers are no longer bounded to the (restricted) android market. The free app is available worldwide and all users can buy the app with the PayPal button.

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This is clearly another case of too many mad scientists, and not enough hunchbacks.