Did you watch Apple's VP draw on his wrist during the Apple Watch announcement and wonder "why can't my Wear watch do that?" In typical XDA fashion, one enterprising forum member has brought similar functionality to Android Wear with a twist; it works on phones and watches alike, with other platforms on the way! The app is called Pinsy, and its release debut is a strong proof of concept with plenty of room to grow. You may remember the developer behind this project, XDA...
Call Master Beta for Total Control Over Calls and SMS
Want to be in total control of your calls and SMS? Call Master Beta, XDA Recognised Developer ftgg99‘s new app, gives you that control.
Currently in open beta, Call Master is a unique call and text message firewall for Android devices. Features include:
- Advanced, list and action based system,
- Private call and SMS inbox,
- Completely silent,
- Text routing and replies,
- Customisable, obfuscatable, notifications,
- Action, list and profile prioritisation,
- Action groups and wildcard filters,
- New features every week!
The dev states that they are working hard to expand the functionality offered by the app – if you would like to help test the app, the open beta is available to download free in the Android Market. For more information, take a look at 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...