Posts From jman2131

Notifications for Jelly Bean Lockscreen

A smartphone's lock screen is probably its most viewed and accessed feature, so it makes sense for many users to find lock screen notifications to be extremely useful and practical. The problem is, Google's latest Android version Jelly Bean, doesn't have a lock screen with that functionality, which is why it's great to see "Lock Screen...

Save Space with Image Optimizer

Storage space is hard to come by and manage for some, especially if you have an entire archive of photos taken with a heavily modded, highly tweaked,  HDR-enabled, thirteen megapixel camera that seems to be the standard for modern day smartphones. Pictures tend to have a file size larger than necessary, but worry no more. Image...

Modify and Tweak Your Android Phone with Android Tweaker App

You've most likely heard of Pimp My Rom, an app offering a variety of mods and tweaks for you to install onto your phone. Now another app has stepped up offering a similar service. XDA Senior Member iGio90 introduces us to Android Tweaker, an app that provides a wide selection of various tweaks such as noise reduction,...

Keep to a Budget with Receipt for Android

Keeping to a budget is difficult, especially when it's pay-day and there's that one thing that you just want to get your hands on: be it a new phone, or those headphones, or even a pair of shoes. We also hate calculating simple maths in our head and jotting them down on a budgeting notepad....

Xperia Jelly Bean Lockscreen Ported to all ICS Xperia Devices

Want to try something a little bit new on your ICS-based Sony Xperia device? Sony's lock screen used in their Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has been ported to all Xperia devices running Ice Cream Sandwich by XDA Forum Member erorcun. Supported devices include the Xperia Arc and Xperia Ray of the 2011 lineup, as well as the Xperia Sola and Xperia...

Multitask with Floating Stickies App

The Android operating system is renowned for its multitasking capabilities and its flexibility to cater to any user's personal preferences and requirements. Since the introduction of 'floating' applications from big names such as Sony and Samsung, users have access to a whole niche of applications that attempt to emulate the same experiences of these apps. Floating...