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How much use Thrutu can be depends on your circumstances, but an archaeologist acquaintance reckons it more than earned its spurs after she used it for a week bouncing images and locations to colleagues across a city-wide dig.

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The only slight annoyance is the way the app continually asks you to recommend it to any person you are calling - even your voicemail - whether they have a compatible handset or not. It’s a feature you should be able to turn off, but you can’t.

Incidentally, the comments section for this app in the Market has a few folk complaining that it only works with Wi-Fi, but it proved wholly reliable and stable every time I tried it over 3G. ®

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