To me, applications like this one are really important for school students. I bought my first significant Android the same year I began my Physics degree at my university, and immediately I realised how tremendously helpful it was. From accurate graphing applications to TI emulators (don't judge me, the real thing costs crazy amounts here!), passing through giants like Wolfram and MATLAB Mobile, there were a lot of tools for one to excel with. In fact, I'd say that without Android I wouldn't have chosen...
Increase Your VM Heap Size With VM Heap Tool
If you’re the sort of Android device owner who like to make a few mods to your phone such as giving more demanding applications more heap space, then take a look at VM Heap Tool.
A tweak designed by XDA forum member martino2k6, VM Heap Tool allows you to change the VM heap size, decreasing the frequency of garbage collection and giving apps more heap space.
The app lets you easily change the heap size without having to adb pull, edit and adb push files from and to your phone. Note that since VM Heap Tool modifies a variable that can affect the stability of the system, you should be careful how you use the tool.
Requires root access and busybox.
VM Heap Tool is available to download free from the Market, but for more information, visit the application thread.
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XDA Recognized Contributor Albe95 has shared with us what looks to be Galaxy S6 applications. The ones he's provided are the GearManager, the Optical Reader, GeoNews and Kids Mode. The applications are available for download through the links in the opening post, but keep in mind it is likely that they might not be compatible with your device. There's also new information about more applications and system interface features revealed in the same thread: The alleged S6 statusbar and panel are ported to the...
Only a few years ago, it was normal for a major app release to be available for iOS but come months later to Android. That seems to no longer be the case, as Android has advanced tremendously with Google putting a huge effort into its Play Store and ecosystem. However, while the majority of major app releases are now made available for both platforms at the same time, there are a few iOS exclusives that some of us wish were on our favorite mobile OS (Hyperlapse comes to mind). Let us know which apps for the iPhone you wish were on Android.