Android 5.0 Lollipop is a great release. It’ has improving usability with material design, given us quick access to our notifications on our home screen, and more. However, there are some very unique idiosyncrasies regarding the notification sounds and silent mode. Basically, it’s not truly silent. In this episode of XDA Xposed Tuesday, XDA TV Producer TK reviews an Xposed Module that helps you truly silence your Lollipop device. XDA Recognized Developer tonyp created the True Silent Mode module. TK shows off...
Google Maps 5 Released for Android Devices
Android users can celebrate as Google just launched their latest version of Google Maps for Android V5.
Some of its new features are:
- 3D Building
- Vector Imagery instead of Tiles
- Off-line navigation
- Compass Mode
- Smooth Zooming
- Off-line re-routing
- And much more
The update brings many new features on a scale not seen before in previous updates. So, if you want to try it out go to the Android Market and update the app or download it and install it fresh. Enjoy!
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Once a year, top players in the mobile sphere gather for MWC, to show off what they've been working on and collectively set the standard for the year to come. Yesterday was a big day with the launch of HTC and Samsung's flagships, alongside numerous other announcements, and today it was Google's turn to take the stage. SVP Sundar Pichai took the stage in Barcelona to speak about Google's network initiatives, Project Link and Project Loon, as well as to...