• News
  • Android M features: Sound profile fixes

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    One of the biggest issues with Android Lollipop were the messy sound profiles. The Lollipop UI — for reasons best known to Google itself — not only behaves in ways different from the previous versions, but also has a whole bunch of unexplained responses to user inputs where sound profiles are concerned. For example, something […]

  • Updates
  • Sprint Galaxy S5 Android 5.0 Lollipop Test Build (G900PVPU1BNKD) Leaked and Rooted!

    It’s happening! The Galaxy S5 Android 5.0 lollipop firmware that we all have been for waiting has finally leaked, but it’s not for the international variant of the device. Surprisingly, the first Lollipop firmware for Galaxy S5 has leaked for the Sprint variant of the device, SM-G900P. The leaked firmware’s build is G900PVPU1BNKD, all thanks to […]

  • Updates
  • Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Schedule for Samsung, HTC, Sony, Motorola and LG

    Google announced the Android 5.0 Lollipop a couple of days back and we’re already hearing news from various Android manufacturer partners for their Android 5.0 Lollipop update schedule. Major companies like HTC and Motorola announced their update plans right after a few hours of Google’s announcement, while Sony took a day to announce its update plans. However, Samsung hasn’t […]

  • Root
  • Root Nexus 5 on Android 5.0 Lollipop

    The Android 5.0 Lollipop update comes with enhanced security at kernel level with SELinux set to enforcing, and while this is a good for the Android ecosystem, the change to SELinux, however, also breaks our conventional ways of rooting an Android device. Setting the SELinux back to permissive fixes things up, but that’s not possible without modifying […]

  • Tips
  • Managing App Notifications on Android 5.0 Lollipop

    Android 5.0 Lollipop brings more controls for users to manage notifications from Apps. Previously, notifications for apps could be disabled from the App info pages. But now with Android 5.0, app notifications has its own dedicated settings along with an added option to add notifications from certain apps to priority status, which shows notifications at top of the […]

  • Tips
  • How to Pin a Screen on Android 5.0 Lollipop

    Screen pinning is one of the coolest of many new features in Android 5.0 Lollipop. It lets you pin a screen on your Android phone before you share it with other people, so that the other person could only interact with the app/screen you shared with them and not mess around with other stuff on your. However, […]