The LG G4 has a lot to prove, given that last year’s LG G3 was among the best smartphones of 2014. The Global Mobile Awards given out during the time of MWC 2015 named it the Smartphone of The Year (SOTY?) alongside the iPhone 6, and at the time of its release it packed the very best in Android specifications, from the powerful Snapdragon 801 to the class-leading 1440p display. The camera, battery life and feature set were also deemed...
Easily Flash, Mod and Backup Your Android Device from PC with UniFlash
Find yourself flashing ROMs to your Android phone or tablet frequently, but wish there were a way to do so from the comfort of your computer? Want to edit the ROMs you flash safely before installing them, to remove the apps you don’t need and add some additional ones that you do? Want to flash individual partitions to your phone directly from a PC using a GUI, without having to meddle with fastboot commands yourself? Want to edit your build.prop right from your PC? Want to modify the /system partition of your device to add or remove system apps from a GUI on your computer? You can do all this from one single application: UniFlash!
Brought to us by XDA Member MihailPro, UniFlash aims to be a Swiss Army knife for your Android device that lets you edit and flash ROMs and partitions, add or remove system apps, edit system files, and even perform and restore backups—all from an easy-to-use graphical interface on your PC. To learn more about the features of UniFlash or to get started using it, simply visit the forum thread. Do keep in mind though that it is a new tool and there may be some glitches, so always take a backup first.
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You've probably seen or installed modified applications, be it a patched dialer for your resolution or a custom WhatsApp version with added features. How do developers do that, though? A lot of the time, the applications' source code isn't even available, so how does it all work? We'll see that first, then take a look at a new tool that aims to make the process much easier, and finally compare it to the popular Xposed framework to see how they...
With more and more OEMs ditching SD cards on their flagships, cloud storage is becoming even more important in the mobile world. Services like Dropbox and Google Drive have already become widely adopted by the majority of smartphone users, but is cloud storage ready to replace external storage? Let us know your thoughts below.