This wonderful Geek-Christmas time of the year is back once more, promising a lot of exciting reveals from big manufacturers such as HTC and Samsung, but also some pretty gems teased by other smaller OEMs. What kind of exciting products will we see? While we've got a lot of leaked information from the highly expected S6 and M9, there is still a lot to learn about both - and about everything else that will be shown. What kind of trends will...
Tweak your Droid Eris Battery with Collin_ph Battery Tweak
If you are an Android power user and your device is the HTC Droid Eris, you can improve the battery performance with the Collin_ph Battery Tweak, put together by XDA forum member Decad3nce.
The tweak appears to improve the performance and life of the battery and is originally the work of XDA member collin_ph. Together with Decad3nce and a few others, the script has been optimised into an application, which will soon be released to the Market.
The script is more functional and more efficient than applications that constantly run in the background – reason being is that it only polls all dependencies every 60 seconds to check for changes, although this can be customised.
To download and run the tweak script or to keep posted on when the app is published, check out the modification thread.
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