Google introduced a revamped Recents interface with Lollipop in the hopes of making it easier for users to jump between tasks. But is Recents the best method of switching tasks? Let us know if you actually use the Recents button as a task switcher and why.
Modified HTC Sense 4.5 Camera for the HTC One X
It’s always fun when new software leaks and users get a chance to try something new. While other devices are having fun with their leaks, HTC One X users have a little bit of software to play with as well. It’s not Jelly Bean, which is a little sad, but it is a small taste of the next version of HTC Sense, HTC Sense 4.5, by means of its camera app. The application has also been modded to add even more features.
XDA Recognized Contributor lyapota released the modded camera APK, stating that it was based on the stock Sense 4.5 camera. In terms of UI, nothing much as changed, but there are several under the hood enhancements. These include:
The MOD add some new options to HTS Camera application.
Settings control – Image encoding quality set compression level.
Settings option – Force audio quality set audio bitrate to 380000.
Settings option – Force video quality set video bitrate to 760000. *
Settings option – Hook volume keys set Volume Keys advanced usage. **
Enabled Scenes for front camera.
* HD resolution 720 and above.
** In checked state.
Short press VolKey Up – start/stop video reccording.
Short press VolKey Down – take picture.
Long press VolKey Up – Zoom In.
Long press VolKey Down -Zoom Out.
For more details, check out the original thread.
Want something on the XDA Portal? Send us a tip!
Many of you probably dual-boot your personal computers, be it to run Linux alongside Windows or because you have a Mac and hate OS X. On a computer platform, the process can be a life-saver for a variety of reasons, particularly software compatibility/integration. It’s not rare to see computer programmers with Linux partitions or Mac gamers that use bootcamp for their videogames. On computers, the process has gotten relatively simpler over time, with Microsoft and Apple typically supporting the notion....
Websites have typically been less desirable than native apps, due to being unoptimized for mobile screens, responsiveness issues or simply not being able to provide all the features you might desire. New web standards aim to change that, and Chrome 42 will bring several of them to you. Push Notifications You'll be able to receive notifications from supported websites even after you've closed the page. Naturally, you'll have to grant permission to websites to do so: have no worries about...