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...
Drag and Drop Install APKs with iAPK Tool
If you’re not a fan of using adb commands to manually push apks to your Android device, there are a few management tools that have been developed by XDA forum members. iAPK is another tool, this time with a simple drag and drop feature.
Developed by XDA forum member qberty, iAPK is a Windows PC application that lets you simply drag and drop an apk file onto iAPK which then installs the file onto your Android device. Benefits of iAPK is that it allows multiple apk batch installation, with tool tips and an operation summary at the end of each operation.
To try out the installation tool, provide feedback and feature suggestions, visit 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.