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...
Ownskin Live Wallpaper Updated
Following on from our recent write up of Ownskin UGC, a Live Wallpaper creator for your Android device, XDA forum member madwolfchin has advised that Ownskin is now available as a free download in the Market.
Additionally, the dev has made it possible for you to create Live Wallpapers via your browser. Just go to http://www.ownskin.com/livewallpaper and click on the create button. You’ll need to sign up for an account first.
The website lets you upload your own photo or wallpaper and add items or skinlets such as a battery, analogue or digital clock, calendar, compass, or animated gifs. Once you’ve made your own custom Live Wallpaper, you can apply it to your Android device via the apk. The website also lets you download and try out other’s wallpaper creations too.
For more information, check out the original application thread.
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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....