Join us in a fun Sunday Debate on Cyanogen Inc. Come with your opinions and feel free to read some of our thoughts, then pick your side or play devil’s advocate to get your voice heard and engage in friendly discussion. You can read our food-for-thought or jump straight into the fray below! CyanogenMod is widely recognized across XDA for its solid performance, great feature set and far-reaching (and also long-lasting) support for all sorts of devices, from...
Stick Notes to your Notification Bar
Like many of you, I have used note taking apps to keep track of all of my work, but I usually forget to open the app to see my notes. XDA member blee00 developed a new application which allows you to make a note quickly and then have it stickied in your notification bar. So, whenever you swipe down the bar the note shows up. By clicking on the note it allows you to edit the note and update it. It’s a pretty simple idea and works very well for what it does.
Go check it out, try it on your device, and learn more about this app from the discussion thread. The app is avaliable on the Android Market by searching for “Notification Notes” and the author’s name is “blee-tech”.
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