Lollipop brought a revamp to the lockscreen, taking away custom widgets but showing your notifications instead. If you're a fan of that, you might want an easier way to check your notifications as they come in, without losing your current lockscreen. Glimpse Notifications by XDA Senior Member xrad offers just that. You'd normally have to turn your screen on manually to see your notifications. Instead, Glimpse Notifications will do it for you when a notification comes in. That doesn't mean...
Android App Review: Get Help From the Device Inspector – XDA Developer TV
If you spend any time on XDA, you’re most likely a power user. The great thing about being one is that you learn a lot about your phone and what can become a potential issue. However, some of the information you need for your device is spread out across the numerous menus on your device.
XDA Forum Member zikkapp offers up an application that aggregates all your device information in one place. In this video, XDA Developer TV Producer TK reviews Device Monitor & Inspector. TK shows off the application and gives his thoughts on the application. Check out this app review.
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As more developers are updating their apps with Material Design elements, we're starting to see a plethora of beautiful new apps on the Play Store. But which ones are the best? Let us know what you think the best looking apps on Android are and why.
While Cyanogen, Inc has been the source of many headlines lately, there seems to be a lot of confusion regarding the differences between Cyanogen, Inc and CyanogenMod developers, as well as Cyanogen OS and the CyanogenMod ROM that so many XDA users love. The entities surrounding each of these are sometimes different and sometimes intertwined. We’ve gotten messages and comments requesting for a clearer distinction between these for future reference, which is why we are writing this feature. Let’s start...