Android

Google Home Commands

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So you just got your new Google Home, and now you’re probably wondering what to do with it. From controlling your connected lights to getting information about your favorite actor, Google Home, powered by the new Google Assistant, certainly has a lot of tricks up its sleeve which can be handled with Google Home commands from your […]

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OnePlus X OxygenOS 3.1.0 (Marshmallow) Community Build

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Please read the following instructions carefully before flashing your device. Flashing may lead to loss of data and damaged hardware if not done properly. We highly recommend backing up all your important personal data before continuing, even in cases where a data wipe is not needed. Instructions assume you are already on OxygenOS and using […]

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Change Nexus 5 Screen Resolution

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In this guide i will show you how to change your nexus 5 screen resolution. The process of changing the pixel density is surprisingly simple and allows you to change that value to whatever you like, making everything on-screen larger or smaller. The main aim for me was to make the screen hold more icons so […]

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Your WhatsApp on PC

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CEO of WhatsApp Jan Koum made the announcement: “Our web client is simply an extension of your phone: the web browser mirrors conversations and messages from your mobile device – this means all of your messages still live on your phone,” he wrote. Smartphone users who wish to connect to the client using their web […]

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OK Google Everywhere

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According to the reports, OK Google Everywhere feature will allow Android users to utter that ubiquitous phrase in order to bring up a menu for voice-based actions while browsing through photos, email or other applications. Well the reports are true, and here you go. When the Nexus 5 debuted, one of its coolest features was the fact […]

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Android L – DEVELOPER release

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I very recently posted how to install Android L onto your Nexus 5 (and 7). If you now have Android L and are experiencing compatibility issues and broken functionality i hope you understand that this is basically an alpha-esk level software. Of course i know full well how frustrating this can be, but unfortunately this has nothing to do with the install guide […]

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Install Android L onto Nexus 5

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In this article i will be going through the process of installing the preview version of the new Android build (Android L) This guide is being done on a Nexus 5 using Android 4.4.4 but the guide can also be used for Nexus 7 (WiFi Only).   NOTE: Before you follow this guide, worth noting […]

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Nexus 5 – Quick Notification Viewer

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Ever since seeing the new HTC One (M8) and its ever so amazing “dot case” I’ve been on a hunt for a new way to read notifications on my phone with as much ease as possible. Like most interesting projects i found one that fit my bill on GitHub. For any of the nexus range devices […]

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DIY – Nexus 5 Qi Magnetic Car Charging

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Qi is one of two main wireless charging standards. Qi support is on the LG made Nexus 4, Nexus 5. The 2013 Nexus 7 also includes Qi support. The concept of wireless charging is a simple one. Plug in a pad or plate of some sort, and simply lay your device on top of it, and using the power of […]

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“OK Google” Cheat Sheet

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Time & Date Commands “What time is it” “When is the <special>” “What is the time of <location>” “What are my plans for <insert date>?” Examples: “When is mothers day” “What time is it in Paris” “What are my plans for tomorrow?”   Maps and Navigation Commands: “Map of <location/place>” “Show me the nearby <amenity> […]