What do the horses in the Xiaomi stable, notably the Mi 3, Mi 4, Redmi 1S, Redmi 2 & Redmi Note 4G have in common with the YU Yureka or the Micromax Canvas Spark, or even the Lenovo A6000 and the A7000? For starters, the mentioned phones are amongst the more value centric Android smartphones, aiming to offer a better deal in terms of specifications and an overall package, than their domestic and foreign competitors in the Indian market. What...
Never Miss a Notification with Vibration Notifier
The idea of never missing a notification, ever, at first sounds a little impossible. How many times have you got caught up in work, music, playing a game or watching TV and have forgotten to check your device for a while? It’s annoying when you discover you haven’t responded to you Mum about your washing for hou… nevermind.
Thankfully, XDA member j4velin comes to the rescue with his dandy app that he likes to call Vibration Notifier (working title). What does it do? Something which might save you from not noticing that occasional important call or text for too long. It allows you to specify how regularly it continues to vibrate after a notification has been received, like a call, text, Twitter and Facebook, for example.
Sounds fantastic, doesn’t it? Yes, it does, and if you’d like to grab this for yourself, I implore you to head on over to the original thread, download the provided ‘apk’ file and leave the developer and message of support!
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The Nexus 7 2013 has been discontinued on the Google Store! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this weekend's news is the announcement of Xposed 3.0 Alpha 3 and be sure to check out the article talking about the 3D printable microscope for mobile devices. That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA TV. XDA...
From pattern locks to the controversial face unlock, there are a number of different ways you can secure your Android phone's lockscreen. Some methods are clearly more secure than others, but it comes down to user preference at the end of the day. So, which lockscreen security type do you prefer and why?