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...
Wanna Add Some Light to your Streak?
So, you’ve been eyeing up the many apps floating around for other Android devices that turn your LED into a flashlight. Well, now’s your chance to try out a flashlight app developed especially for the Dell Streak.
XDA forum member moneytoo could not find a working flashlight app for the Streak that would turn the LED off as well as turn the LED on, so decided to write an app himself.
All you have to do is download, install and launch StreakLight to switch the LED on and off. The dev uses the app on Android 2.1, and is requesting users on Android 1.6 to try out the app and report feedback.
For more information and to download the apk, 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...
Once again, we have arrived on the most magical of holidays - the annual unveiling of HalfLife 3, and day on which co-workers believe it is appropriate to duct tape air horns behind doors. I speak, of course, about April Fools Day. As has become their custom, Google launched lighthearted "pranks" for each of their various services (with other tech sites and vendors following suit), and we have done our best to round up the humorous products and tweaks surfacing thus far....