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Android App Reviews

Notification Toggle adds settings switch in Android notification window [App Reviews]

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One of the features that most has me excited about HTC Sense 3.0 is the ability to turn Wi-Fi and other features on or off from the Notification drop-down menu. Of course, I’ve already done this on Samsung T…

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Tools

Smart Lock controls what kids or friends get to open on your Android phone

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Android may be open source, but that doesn’t mean you have to apply those same principles to your kids. Parents who want to take a more locked-down approach to shield their kids from unsuitable activity o…

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Android Apps

Top Apps and Widgets for Quickly Changing Settings

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A very useful tool to have in your software arsenal is an app that gives you quick access to your most commonly used settings. It’s a real timesaver when you don’t have to go to Android’s main Settings screen to cha…

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Android Tricks

How to Vary Your Notifications: Set a Unique Sound for Each Type of Message

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The same notification sound is usually played for all incoming messages on Android by default. When you receive a message, this prevents you from hearing where it came from. When you know whether you just got an…

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Android Apps

MySettings allows you to quickly modify your Android settings in one screen [App Reviews]

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One of my major gripes about the Android operating system is the antiquated and confusing way that OS settings are changed such as media and phone volume, bluetooth, mobile network, Wifi etc. Although there ha…

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Toggle Settings optimizes Android battery/features

Android Tutorials

Toggle Settings optimizes Android battery/features

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Android battery and feature management has received an upgrade in the recent updates to Toggle Settings. The powerful Android utility, which already provided quick access to turn on/off common settings, ca…

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App Review: Better Cut is Any Cut on steroids

Android Apps

App Review: Better Cut is Any Cut on steroids

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Root a T-Mobile G1 and you’ll gain several advancements to your phone, chief among them being the ability to customize the look of Google Android. You can also perform a little cosmetic surgery with Better Cut,…

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