When the first reports of the M9 overheating came to light, many forum users began a collective joke-round calling the phone a popcorn machine, a grill, and other unoriginal remarks that we’ve seen with every device that presents sign of overheating, from gaming consoles to graphics cards. In this sense, the internet is not very inventive, and the cycle of rehashed jokes re-surfaces on different products every year or so. This time it was the M9’s turn and it was...
WizTiles Lets You Create And Theme Custom Live Tiles, Doesn’t Require Unlock
We’ve recently covered Supreme Shortcuts and Themes for WP7. Now, forum member wiztile has developed a new Windows Phone 7 app called WizTiles that more or less combines the funtions of those two apps. Best of all, it doesn’t require an unlock; however, that also means that it can’t offer as many features, like shortcuts to system settings.
Basically this app lets you create custom tiles and tile themes for your homescreen. Sure, there are tons of similar apps in the marketplace, but I promise, this one is different. The main difference is that you can create themes, then download them into your phone. We’ve also created 15+ basic tasks that you can execute from the custom pinned tiles.
That is, you can create tiles that allow you to, for instance, directly call or text a particular contact, open a specific website (which would be, of course, xda-developers) and more, and then customize them with your own image. The dev has also promised to include more themes and functionality in the future.
Sounds interesting? Head over to the forum thread to give WizTiles a try, and be sure to share your custom themes with us!
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It is all well and good stating figures, but what does $20 million of crowd funding mean for a company? The Pebble Time just recently ended their Kickstarter with over 4000% of their initial request which was just $500,000. This level of funding is unprecedented for Kickstarter and it passed $1 million in less than an hour bringing with it a level of fame unavailable to many other OEMs. Produced by the Pebble Technology Corporation (PTC), the Pebble Watch has...
The LG G4 Note has been leaked! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this weekend's news is the news of the delay in the release of Oxygen OS and be sure to check out the article talking about installing Android 4.4 Kitkat on a laptop. That's not all that's covered in today's video! Be sure to check out the other videos released earlier this week...