April Fools Day is once again upon us and as usual, tech companies everywhere have not failed to keep us entertained. With a trove of fantastic faux product launches and even some real product launches that were taken as April Fools jokes, people have been busy releasing their hilarious ideas. With many of these jokes being nostalgic and some even being functional it's easy to appreciate the spirit behind them. Samsung Galaxy Blade Edge In a reference to the Galaxy...
Monitor your Battery’s Status Using your Droid X’s LED with BattMonX
We recently shared with you an app to monitor some battery stats for any Android Device. Thanks to XDA member scary alien, Droid X owners have a special app to monitor the battery status of their Droid X using the LED to display current activities such as:
You can also select different intervals to check the battery. As quoted from the developer, this is the goal of the app and what it does:
BattMonX is a utility for the Motorola Droid X to turn on the LED indicator light while the phone’ screen is off to indicate its battery state: charged, discharging, or charged/full.
To learn more about the app and try it out for yourself, check out the discussion thread and give feedback to the developer.
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The beginning of April is dominated by April Fools. There are jokes and pranks everywhere, which are meant to fool people. This news is no joke though, as Google has pushed the shiny red button to send out over-the-air updates to supported devices. Well, sort of, as only a few of available Nexus devices got updates to Android 5.1. Here's a list of OTAs that can be downloaded and flashed by stock recoveries. You can find guides on how to revert...
Once again, we have arrived on the most magical of holidays - the annual unveiling of HalfLife 3, and day on which co-workers believe it is appropriate to duct tape air horns behind doors. I speak, of course, about April Fools Day. As has become their custom, Google launched lighthearted "pranks" for each of their various services (with other tech sites and vendors following suit), and we have done our best to round up the humorous products and tweaks surfacing thus far....