Yesterday, we discussed the second part of our tech giants coming to the west series with Huawei. What people may not know, however, is that Huawei owns a company by the name of HiSilicon. Hisilicon's processor department may not be the most popular in the west but their technology is impressive, with year on year improvements being easily seen. In the coming years, manufacturers such as Qualcomm may have to face the fact that there are other companies just as able...
Quick Notification Notes to Help Create Reminders
How many times do you find yourself needing to remember something, but don’t want to create a calendar item or tie a string around your big toe? If you’re like a large percentage of the population, you probably find that to be the case most of the time. Luckily, a new app by XDA Senior Member bamsbamx could change that.
Quick Notification Notes is just that—an application that allows you to create quick notifications that stay in your notification bar until you want to dismiss them. This means they are right there on your menu bar waiting for you to acknowledge them. The developer provides this note:
With this application, you will be able to QUICKLY make fast notes with a simple text selecting the icon you want for the notification. In addition, you will be able to make your phone vibrate, make sounds or turn on notification light.
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There are many great Android handsets on the market today that are much cheaper than the flagships from the major players like Samsung and HTC. The OnePlus One and Nexus 5 are two great examples of high-end phones being offered at prices much cheaper than competitors. But there are phones in the mid-range that may offer even more bang for your buck. Let us know which smartphone deal you think has the best value.
TapDeck which has just entered beta, is a smart wallpaper app that allows you to change to a random wallpaper by simply double tapping your screen. After selecting images you like from a selection, your wallpapers will be chosen based on similar images from Flickr, Imgur, Reddit and Wikipedia. If you see one you like, simply swipe up and you will see information relevant to the image. After spending a day with this app it is clear that it is still...