Do you like MOBAs? Do you like gaming on your phone? Given that MOBAs (multi player battle arenas) have amassed millions upon millions of players, there's a chance you play LoL or DOTA. And here at XDA we love phones, and we spend a lot of time on them, so if you were to like gaming outside of smartphones you probably like some on them too. I personally like neither, and I simply download the latest 3D games to see the progression...
Localized Apps for Android Lets You Launch Apps In Any Language
Do you want your Android OS in one language but your apps in another? Up until now, there was no simple way of accomplishing this task. However, there is always a solution here on XDA. This time, it’s forum member thiagolr who has created an application that creates shortcuts that allow you to specify which language and country code you would like each app to use.
Due to having to change the language upon entering and exiting the app, you may experience a little lag using these shortcuts. However, this is still much quicker than changing the language manually. In the words of the developer:
This app allows you to create shortcuts and choose which language each shortcut will use. Extremely useful for people who like to use the phone in english and want to use a specific app on another language!
EXAMPLE: android system in english and run google maps in portuguese
Using a localized shortcut is slower because it has to change the language and then change it back after exiting the app. Please be patient!
The localization depends on the 3rd party app, this app will not translate it! Android does not have support to launch applications on different languages. The workaround is to change the system language during the app execution.
You should use ISO639 languages (en, pt, fr, es, de, it, etc) and ISO3166 countries (US, BR, FR, ES, DE, IT, etc).
Continue on to the application thread to start enjoying multilingual bliss!
Want something on the XDA Portal? Send us a tip!
According to myLGphones, a version of the LG G4 will not feature neither a 2K nor a 4K display - but 3K. If you are anything like me, your reaction to this news will be confusion. While we don't have many details about the sources of this leak, it has apparently been confirmed true by a poster at hardare.fr that gave some more details on model names for each version of the upcoming LG flagship. However, these leaks don't point towards all G4...
All of us here at XDA appreciate just how far Android has come. The incredible flagships of today come packed with bleeding edge technology and are hard to complain about, but it wasn't always like this. Tell us about the worst Android phone you've ever owned, and what made it so dreadful.