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Articles tagged with "Customization"

Apps to help customize your Android experience

One of the greatest things about an Android phone is the ability to personalize the device, inside and out. From live wallpapers to custom home screens, you can pimp out your Android device to make it more aesthetically appealing or better organized. And nearly every aspect of your Android experienc ... Full Article »

January 20, 2014 6:30am

Holo Launcher modernizes your outdated Android home screen

Android owners who are grounded on Froyo and Gingerbread (2.2 and 2.3 respectively) can finally get the taste of Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich (4.x) in the form of Holo Launcher. Unlike other ICS-based home replacement, Holo Launcher is tailored for delivering the Holo experience on much older devic ... Full Article »

January 2, 2013 2:00pm

Zedge will give your Android phone a cool make over

Attention all chronic themers and phone hackers! You know who you are. You venture the deepest recess of the Internet to find that single wallpaper that will make your lockscreen look spiffy. You change wallpapers more than you change your outfit, and your phone rings to your favorite song. Well, yo ... Full Article »

April 1, 2012 4:30pm

Popular news app Zite comes to Android

One of the best and most popular news curation apps for any mobile device is Zite. At long last, the free app is finally making its way to Android smartphones and tablets. For the uninitiated, Zite customizes news feeds for users based on categories they identify as well as individual stories that ... Full Article »

March 30, 2012 11:29am

Tio Keyboard spells out better input on Android devices

Who needs another virtual keyboard for their Android device? Me, and I think you probably do, too. This Tio Keyboard tool thinks outside the traditional QWERTY layout, and from my initial use, they’re onto something cool. When you download the app, it doesn’t appear as an app in your menu. You ... Full Article »

January 10, 2012 4:30pm

MiLocker gets personal with your Android lock screen

Let’s admit the truth — smartphones are all starting to look alike. I’m not talking about just Android-based phones, I mean all of them, across all makes and models. The slide-to-unlock screen, started by the original iPhone, is one of the many similar elements across phones. And it’s this l ... Full Article »

December 28, 2011 4:30pm

Cool Live Wallpapers for your Android device

One of Android’s distinctive features is its ability to use “Live Wallpaper” on the phone’s home screens. Admittedly, these fun, animated backgrounds don’t serve much purpose except as eye candy, although some do at least include things like the time and date. Whether you use them or not, ... Full Article »

February 16, 2011 11:05am


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