Of course, the Samsung Galaxy S4 introduces many new handy apps that are suitable to almost every lifestyle such as S Health, Group Play, and many more but it doesn’t mean that Samsung can miss Galaxy S3 apps such as S-Voice, even they should improve the S-Voice app with the incretion of Samsung Galaxy S3. For unfamiliar, the S-Voice is voice assistant that lets you to control your smartphone and tablet with voice commands such as searching over web, sending a message, whether report, setting up alarm clock and more, it’s pretty easy to use, simply say “hi Galaxy” to launch the app and then say anything you want.
The latest flagship smartphone of Sony is really amazing – the Sony Xperia Z, Sony has packed the Xperia Z with both – impressive specs and impressive features, such as water-resistant. Recently a XDA developer ported the Sony Xperia home launcher to other Android devices and now the calculator from Xperia Z is also available.
A lot of people can’t live without custom ROMs and custom tweaks that often force you to make a backup of your Android device before you start installation and this is why backup apps and backup methods are well-known for, however Android forums are flooded with a lot of backup apps even Google Play Store and it’s very hard task to choose a best app, but here’s Carbon app for your Android device developed by Koush (famous developer of ClockworkMod custom recovery).
It’s a missing sync and backup handy tool for Android, no it doesn’t need rooted device, anyone can try the app even the app lets you to make the backup of almost everything you want, this app lets you to backup your Android apps and data to your SD card and cloud storage even you can sync data from any other Android device not whether that is on same network or not. Once you’re done, you’ll not lose the data again. You can backup data, apps, SMS, etc.
The interface of app is pretty simple, if you’re rooted user, download and install the app and you’re done, however if you don’t have root access on the phone at this time, you need to install both – Android app and desktop client, if you’re Windows user, your device drivers must be installed on the PC. Plug the device to PC using a USB cable, you may need to set USB Connection Mode to “PTP” might b on Nexus device, once you’ve connected the device to PC it would automatically enable the Carbon app.
The Android 4.2 brought so many new features such as panorama photography mode in camera app, gesture-based keyboard, ability to add widgets on lockscreen and more. Many people love the ability to add widgets on locksreen mostly even Android 4.2 users are able to open the camera app without unlocking the device and of course both are impressive.
The newer camera app widget lets you to open camera app by swiping on lockscreen even on a device with PIN locked, but some people still doesn’t like it as it may unhide their personal information through camera app and even some people don’t like widgets on lockscreen too in an ever-present flashing placeholder. Here you can get rid of both.
Android devices comes with many impressive tools to adjust the orientation of screen, you can take accelerometer, light sensor, proximity, etc as a example, Android devices that feature any sensing equipment, you sometime face erratic behavior on them, this case force Android devices to use accelerometers. Many people love to use other ways to do so and a senior XDA developer StupidIdea has released a app named GMD Smart Rotate that enables to rotate the screen without any sensor.
Security has become a most important issue for almost everyone on smartphones and tablets, if you’re also looking for a best way to secure your Android device, your search is over now because here’s a great security app for your Android device, there are a lot of lock screen replacements such as PIN and pattern but here’s a unique one, thanks to senior XDA developer member kevdliu for bring it to us.
Picture Password Lockscreen is a new Android app for securing the lockscreen of your Android device, it lets you set a custom image on the lockscreen where you can set a custom swipe gesture such as a single point, point to point line, circle and more even you can use these all at once that is bit more complex to unlock your phone’s screen, you can test your gesture before you set on the screen, you’ll not get locked with this app.
The Android world is flooded with a lot of fixes for auto brightness issues, but mostly there are available as tweaks and MODs, you can use them to reduce screen brightness that can be helpful to increase the battery life of your Android device but or improve the brightness but here’s an Android app that gives you full control on your Android device’s brightness without using an MOD named Velis Auto Brightness, developed by a senior XDA developer member velis74.
Manufacturer makes devices to work with a specific SIM but users can unlock the device to use any SIM card from any carrier but the procedure is bit tricky. But a easy solution is available for the Galaxy S3. Samsung Galaxy S3 users can easily unlock their smartphone baseband to use the SIM card from any carrier, a new Voodoo Galaxy S III SIM Unlock Android app allows you to unlock SIM with no trouble.
This application unlocks your phone baseband so it becomes able to use SIM cards from any carrier without restriction. The app will immediately unlock the SIM on the device and will reboot the device but it depends on except root such as BusyBox.
HTC One X is one best HTC Smartphone of this year, the Smartphone comes with great specs and features that’s why the Smartphone is widely accepted to one of great HTC device, after HTC One X release, number of Android devices has been released but people still prefer and love to use the HTC One X.
But an issue that HTC One X users are facing is that the phone keeps turn off the connections data over night. No not just HTC One X users are facing this issue, every device with Sense 4.0 is affected with this bug, devices with HTC Sense 4.0 turn off the data and Wi-Fi connection overnight, however not every user reported this issue but HTC should release a Fix to resolve the issue. HTC said that it’s a power saving feature that save the battery life of your device.
Virus and malwares are spreading on Android devices very speedily. Viruses replicate themselves and spread via network file system, just Google Play apps don’t spread virus and malwares but all other markets that offer Android apps are potential danger on device. So you should now careful about them, just download apps from trusted resources such as Google Play Store and Amazon Store. You should also install a better Android Antivirus app like an app called Anti Spy Mobile is perfect to protect the device from viruses.
A XDA developer member named pandata000 developed Anti Spy app, in this age of technology, people can access your Android device easily to install a spyware apps and control your Android device like they can control your calls, SMS and locate but Anti Spy app lets you get rid of all problems.
Everyone has his/her own private things like me and you, surly you don’t want to show your private things such as your smartphone or tablet whatever you have, if anyone use your phone, you start finding some ways to keep your files private such as your contacts, your messages, your document files and much more. In fact we all don’t have ability to show our privacy.
Especially we keep our messages private like me, for those of you who often send private messages to family and friends or any other person, here’s something interesting that will help them to send private messages. Sometime you also want to keep the message private from governments, as we all know very that governments watching what we’re sending, governments save our complete phone records.
Do you want to share your files between different devices easily and quickly? Well! AnySend is a best solution for Android devices, it has a clean and stunning interface that show the sign of a decent app, and it’s pretty easy use too. AnySend app connects Android devices on the same Wi-Fi hotspot for data sharing.
The app lets you to send anything you want to other Android phones. You can share files with your friends, colleagues, etc with a single tap, whenever you need to send a file, first tap their name, tap on the file you want to share and they have it, a simple and very fast process.