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...
App Review: Control Your Android Device with Hax Launcher – XDA Developer TV
In this video, XDA Developer TV Producer Azrienoch shows off Hax Launcher while chatting about the app with the app’s developer. R2DoesInc talks about future plans and additions to this application. The launcher can replace your home screen and help you browse the apps on your phone. There are two options—root or no root, depending on if you want to app to have root access.
This app is open source. Additionally, you are encouraged to write a plugin for the launcher. Watch the video to find out how to do so, as well as see the app in use. So what are you waiting for? Check out this video!
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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....