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...
Modify Stock Launcher on Galaxy Nexus to Add More Icons
Previously we posted about a way to remove the persistent Google search bar that is present on all screens of Ice Cream Sandwich by disabling the Google Search app. XDA Recognized Developer djmcnz has taken this concept as step further to allow you to place icons in place of the Google search bar, which wasn’t possible with the previous hack. Not only that, his mode allows you to choose between 3 and 5 homescreens. You must be rooted for this to work, and the modified stock launcher is intended for the Galaxy Nexus. Click on to the discussion thread.
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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.