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Android Market: https://market.android.com/details?id=com.jestasfunhouse.callinformer :: Call Informer demo: https://market.android.com/details?id=com.jestasfunhouse.callinformer.demo
Call Informer demo direct-download link (1.5.2): http://db.tt/dC3SChuP
Call Informer shows any or all of the following on your incoming and (optionally) outgoing Caller ID screen:
The information comes from your Contacts database. Call Informer does not look this information up on the Internet or in a database; rather, it only shows information you have entered in the Contacts app on your device (or in Contacts through the Gmail web interface). This means it works whether your phone is CDMA or GSM. Verizon and Sprint users in the US can use Call Informer too!
You can change these aspects of the display:
I wrote Call Informer because Android shows only the name and number when I get a call. I take tech support calls with my Droid at work, and it is beneficial to know which John or Barry is calling from what company. Unfortunately, Android does not show this information. I have used company logos as contact pictures to get around this in the past, but even with a company logo I still don't know which location the contact is calling from.
Call Informer will optionally show the first Organization's Company name and Job Title, if available. It will also show the City, State, and Country of the first address in your contact's details (all items are user-selectable), and will show the contact's notes and nickname if you wish. If any of these pieces of information are not available in the contact's details, they are simply omitted from the Incoming Call screen. Call Informer does not attempt to look this information up on the Internet. If none of the information is already available in your contact's details, Call Informer simply doesn't show anything. This makes it work well around other apps which do perform Internet or database lookups.
To see how the Call Informer Demo works, do the following:
The idea for Call Informer is based on the excellent Area Code ID by Torev (market://details?id=com.torev.areacodeid). Thanks Torev! Unfortunately Area Code ID seems to be discontinued... I actually wrote Call Informer to be used with Area Code ID (which will show City/State for the callers that Call Informer can't handle--"unknown callers").
I have tested Call Informer on my Verizon Droid and Samsung Stratosphere and in several Android virtual devices. Users have tested it on many more devices. Please let me know if you have any issues on a particular device.