Wear is said to not offer enough for mass adoption, even though its been in the market for over 9 months. I personally have a Gear Live which I purchased 8 months ago, and my experience with it has had its ups and downs throughout my time with it. For the longest time, I was not able to recommend the platform to anyone. Since then, a lot of updates have hit Wear watches, some improving battery life, others changing the...
Auto Shortcut – Generate Shortcuts With Custom Icons
If you’re the type of person who likes to chop and change your shortcut icons, you might want to check out Auto Shortcut.
Auto Shortcut is an Android app written by XDA forum member jasonpeinko, borne out of frustration in having to change shortcut icons by hand every time he wanted to try something new.
The app works by browsing a folder of icons saved on your SD card and matches them to installed applications by name. Additionally, the app lets you rename the title of each app.
The forum member states that the app is more of a test version and is looking for people to find bugs and try on other devices.
For more information and to download the app, check out the application thread.
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SlimRoms' website has been experiencing technical difficulties for the last month or so, but it's good to know the team is working hard and is still on top of things. The SlimRoms GitHub repos are getting updated with some major changes showing up. Most notably, some projects are getting a new 5.1 branch: lp5.1! A new, revamped and open source website is also in the works, with a look inspired by material design. We also got a tip about an...
Wireless charging is becoming more and more common as many OEMs are now starting to include this feature in their flagships. There are already dozens of wireless chargers to choose from on the market today, but quality definitely varies. For those of you who charge your devices wirelessly, let us know which charger is your favorite and why.