More and more smartphone manufacturers have been moving towards on-screen buttons, with Google really pushing for it over the physical button alternative. However, there are still a few OEMs (we're looking at you, Samsung) that have preferred to keep things a bit more traditional. Tell us which way you prefer and why.
If you noticed our article about uConvert from yesterday, you probably have Flash Lite 3.1 installed. To get more use out of Flash, user Unit ZER0 has made a few fake radar Flash movies to fool your friends with.
Originally posted by Unit ZERo
Have you ever wanted to amaze your friends with what your device can do? now you can with these FlashGadgets! they are simple flash videos, that when launched can make your device look like it has a built-in radar, or other sensors. Feel free to post your own creations as well!
Head on over to the application thread to download some of these Flash Movies.
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