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...
Found Hidden Features in Android 3.1? Here’s A Few More!
Are you one of the lucky XOOM owners out there sporting Android 3.1? If so, have you noticed any interesting “hidden” features and / or changes not documented in the official platform highlights? Don’t feel bad if you haven’t, because XDA forum member SteveEdson has compiled a great list that you may be interested in checking out!
As well was the main documented features of 3.1 which can be found here, there are also many ‘hidden changes”. If you spot any post them here.
Google Instant available in labs
New crop interface when setting a wallpaper
Picasa albums can be ‘pinned’/made available offline
New Emotion pictures in chat
What? You didn’t really think that we’d spoil the fun and give you all the details, did you? If you’re itching to find out the rest, be sure to continue on to the original thread! Also, be sure to contribute your findings if you stumble across any that aren’t on the list!
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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.