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...
Screen Capture App for Atrix
Unable to find a screen capture app that worked with his Motorola Atrix, XDA forum member mindphaze decided to write an app of his own.
The screengrab app is currently in it’s first version and tested only on the Atrix, so the dev is looking for suggestions, bugs, and improvements.
There are two options to enable the screen capture: 1) Shake to capture, and 2) Notification feature for a 5 second delayed screenshot.
The screengrabs are saved under a screenshots folder created on the internal storage. What’s more, unlike other screenshot apps, this one does not appear to require root access.
For more information, including to download the apk file, head on over to the 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...
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