According to engadget (citing TouchPal as well as an internal source), HTC aims to replace Swype with TouchPal as the default input method in upcoming devices, including the new HTC One M9. The official TouchPal Twitter account also tweeted the engadget article about this, further confirming the move. What prompted this move? The CEO of CooTek, the company behind TouchPal, says it's because of their better contextual prediction and language support. If you actually look at the supported languages, you'll...
Use Your Android Device Like a Diary with “Record My Life”
XDA member pacosal just released an interesting concept of an app. Record My Life will do exactly as its name suggests, it will record several things and moments during your day. The app an save audio, location, and a few other bits and pieces of information. All of this, then gets sent by e-mail to an account of your choice. What is more, the app can be activated in a few different ways like moving your phone will use the accelerometer to activate the app, or even making a call.
The concept is relatively fresh and it could allow the app to evolve into other useful applications like security, record keeping, and more. The app is still in early beta, so if you find bugs, let the dev know about them.
I want to introduce Record my life.
You can record your own life like a diary. It records audios and send them to your own mail. There are several ways to activate it, test them in options menu. You can protect menu options with a password to hide them.
You can find more information in the application thread.
Want something posted in the Portal? Contact any News Writer.
Want something on the XDA Portal? Send us a tip!
Many people are under the impression that once Apple finally launches its smartwatch, the market for wearables will suddenly become mainstream and be taken to the next level. Taking an idea that already exists and making it incredibly successful isn't something new to Apple, but does the Apple Watch have what it takes? The wearable hasn't even shipped yet, but has already won multiple awards and has been featured on numerous fashion magazine covers. Do you think the Apple Watch will be a huge success? Let us know your thoughts.
The smartphone landscape is drastically changing its focus. What was once a North-America-centric monopoly of high-specification phones is now merely an afterimage of the past. The meat of the game is elsewhere now; emerging markets looking for good bang-for-buck are what OEMs are increasingly aiming towards, and in this new game the old players must adapt-or-die. Xiaomi has grown at one of the most notable rates in the industry, leading it to become the world's most valuable start-up; and its...