April Fools Day is once again upon us and as usual, tech companies everywhere have not failed to keep us entertained. With a trove of fantastic faux product launches and even some real product launches that were taken as April Fools jokes, people have been busy releasing their hilarious ideas. With many of these jokes being nostalgic and some even being functional it's easy to appreciate the spirit behind them. Samsung Galaxy Blade Edge In a reference to the Galaxy...
Align Your Squares With the Fully Playable Blocks Live Wallpaper for Android
Remember that fancy Tetris Live Wallpaper we saw back in October that allowed you to watch the timelessly classic game from the comfort of your home screen? Well, unfortunately for all of us, the powers that be decided that having Tetris in the name was grounds for removal from the Android Market.
All is not lost, however, as XDA moderator Jug6ernaut has been hard at work, taking this opportunity to make substantial improvements to the wallpaper-game. While before it just allowed users to watch the pieces fall, now users are able to actually play the game right from their home screens, a first for Android live wallpapers. The end result is that the revamp has made the live wallpaper even more appealing than ever before!
Tetris Live Wallpaper Pro got removed bc it had “tetris” in the name. So i took the chance to totally revamp it.
I am proud to present “Blocks Live Wallpaper Pro” a truly revolutionary Android application. Blocks Live Wallpaper is the FIRSTand ONLY program on the market that is both a Live Wallpaper and a Game in one! There is a free ad supported version and Pro version with no ads and more features. Here is the exert from the market post.
With both free and premium versions, what more could you want? Be sure to continue on to the original thread to make your home screens even more captivating.
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The beginning of April is dominated by April Fools. There are jokes and pranks everywhere, which are meant to fool people. This news is no joke though, as Google has pushed the shiny red button to send out over-the-air updates to supported devices. Well, sort of, as only a few of available Nexus devices got updates to Android 5.1. Here's a list of OTAs that can be downloaded and flashed by stock recoveries. You can find guides on how to revert...
Once again, we have arrived on the most magical of holidays - the annual unveiling of HalfLife 3, and day on which co-workers believe it is appropriate to duct tape air horns behind doors. I speak, of course, about April Fools Day. As has become their custom, Google launched lighthearted "pranks" for each of their various services (with other tech sites and vendors following suit), and we have done our best to round up the humorous products and tweaks surfacing thus far....