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...
Reboot You Phone With LiGux Tools
Thanks to home screen widgets, the lazy have found a way to become lazier. In this case, XDA member tonyleeloveyou has created a simple widget for those who find it a task to hard press the power button in order to reset their phone. LiGux Tools comes with a widget that allows for the following boot methods:
- normal reboot
- hot reboot
- reboot to recovery
- reboot to bootloader
The application does have ads, but the widget itself does not include them. If you prefer using a widgets over hard keys, head over to the original thread or the Android Market to download LiGux Tools.
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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.