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  1. StrangerWeather

    Thread UK Banking Apps and Android 11

    Quick question guys, before I install Android 11, does anyone know if the Barclays and Natwest apps work with it? I ask because Barclays did not work on Android 10 initially, which was a big pain... Cheers! :)
  2. StrangerWeather

    Thread [App] Leafster: search Google Books

    LEAFSTER: search Google Books This application uses the Google Books api to enable you to search through its millions of books directly from your Android phone or tablet. This unique app allows you to search the Google Books database for new and really old out of print or scanned books, to...
  3. StrangerWeather

    Thread Google Pixel 5: what we want to see

    I saw this TechRadar article today: https://www.techradar.com/uk/news/google-pixel-5 "Everything we hope Google will add to the Pixel 5 and Pixel 5 XL" 1. Expand the Google Pixel 5 battery 2. Bring back the fingerprint scanner 3. Add an ultrawide lens to the Pixel 5 4. Give the Pixel 5 a...
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    Thread Stuttering while scrolling

    I absolutely love my Pixel 4 XL. However, I am experiencing stuttering while scrolling, for instance the Google News app, or even just the native wallpapers selection. I have 90Hz forced, but the same happens if I switch that off. Scrolling up and down my app drawer on the Pixel launcher, by...
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    Thread Screen coating

    New phones are always really smooth to the touch and repel fingerprints thanks to their oleophobic coating. But it does not take long for that coating to wear off. Do you guys use any products to reapply some of that coating after it has worn off? If so, could you recommend some that have worked...
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    Thread [Guide] Sellers/Carriers with bootloader unlockable Pixel 4 XL phones

    I've been thinking of making this list for people who will be buying a Pixel 4 XL in future. It might come in handy to decide where to buy your phone from. Please post in the thread what your seller/carrier did and I will update the list. Note: You can buy a bootloader unlockable Pixel 4 XL...
  7. StrangerWeather

    Thread Beta 6 IS LIVE!

    Downloading OTA now! https://developer.android.com/preview/download.html Edit: Install was quicker than past betas. Not sure what's new yet.
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    Thread Help needed - App Testing [Easy DND]

    Hi guys I made this app which is currently in Beta. I've had a lot of downloads and I received two emails recently, one to say the app does not work on the S8, and the other to say the app does not work on the Note 8. So I tested my app on the Samsung Remote Test Lab and it seems to be working...
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    Thread Help needed - App Testing [Easy DND]

    Hi guys I made this app which is currently in Beta. I've had a lot of downloads and I received two emails recently, one to say the app does not work on the S8, and the other to say the app does not work on the Note 8. So I tested my app on the Samsung Remote Test Lab and it seems to be working...
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    Thread [App][9.0+] Easy DND (Do Not Disturb) - New Premium Feature!

    Easy DND (Do Not Disturb) for Android Pie and up ********** REVIEWS "Easy DND is an app that aims to make the DND settings accessible in a more user-friendly manner" XDA Portal "If you'd rather open an app than dive into your settings to access the features of your device's do-not-disturb...
  11. StrangerWeather

    Thread Ad blocking app that works with Q ?

    For years I used AdClear, which did the job perfectly; all ads were removed in-browser and in-apps. I'm on android Q Beta, and it doesn't block ads anymore. I tried Adguard, but that doesn't block ads on Q either. I am not rooted. Have you got any suggestions for an ad blocking app that works...
  12. StrangerWeather

    Thread Android Q Developer Preview

    It's March 2019. You know what this means for us Pixel 3 XL users! :D N: March 9 2016 O: March 21 2017 P: March 7 2018 Q: ??? (today?) What are you looking forward to in Android Q?
  13. StrangerWeather

    Thread In your opinion, is the OP6T an upgrade?

    I could get the OP6T for quite cheap if I traded in my Pixel 2 XL. I am just wondering if that would be a mistake that I would eventually regret, or whether it's a definite upgrade from the 2 XL. I really like the 2 XL, but with so many ecstatic reviews on the OP6T I am wondering if I am missing...
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    Thread [ICON PACK] Cutting Edge Icon Pack - 1954 free icons - free requests

    CUTTING EDGE ICON PACK Cutting Edge is a stylish brand new handcrafted colourful icon pack. Thanks to the carefully engineered shadow effects, icons appear to be crisply cut into the screen, giving them a unique edge. FEATURES - 1954 handcrafted icons. - Creative shadow effects on each...
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    Thread RecyclerView - recycle at specific position

    I have a recyclerview in which I can remove items. When I remove an item, a new one replaces it, but this happens at the end/bottom of the recyclerview, whereas I would like the new item to replace the deleted item at its very position. I hope this makes sense! Do you guys have any ideas as to...
  17. StrangerWeather

    Thread Increment counter on longClick - not working

    I've looked at several tutorials on how to count button clicks, but it's not working for me. Any ideas what I am doing wrong? holder.mContainer.setOnLongClickListener(new View.OnLongClickListener() { int count = 0; @Override public boolean onLongClick(View...
  18. StrangerWeather

    Thread [Guide] How to change your Quick Settings Background Color and Alpha (EMUI5 + Root)

    How to change your Quick Settings Background Color from Default Black to Translucent or Other (EMUI 5) Several people have asked how to change the color or transparency of the default black quick settings background in EMUI 5 for the P9 Lite. I was going to make an app to do this, but it is...
  19. StrangerWeather

    Thread [Discussion / Poll] How successful was your unofficial upgrade to Nougat?

    Hi! I am starting this discussion / poll in the hope that people will think twice before upgrading (unofficially) to Nougat. So far, what I see is 3 outcomes: 1) Device gets bricked 2) Unofficial Nougat has major bugs and people decide to downgrade back to Marshmallow 3) Upgrade is successful...
  20. StrangerWeather

    Thread Promote your app for free

    One great option that you may not be aware of, is the option to use up to 500 promo codes every three months to offer up to 500 free downloads. This is a great way of getting your app known. Of course, this is only useful if your app has a premium version or if it is a paid app. To get your app...
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    Thread Best places to offer promo codes?

    I have several hundred promo codes to post and I was wondering what the best sites were to send them to. I've used androidDB which was good but are there others? https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.strangerweather.nat.frillers&hl=en...
  22. StrangerWeather

    Thread [APP][4.1+] Frillers, Beautiful Screens

    FRILLERS! They're here! Choose from 100 free pictures! Try out this new concept! Frillers are like stickers on your screen, that you can move around as you wish. You can choose the size and the opacity. Would you like the coolest screen in town? Adopt a Friller! Works on PHONES and TABLETS...
  23. StrangerWeather

    Thread [Game] Indie Rabbit Run #1 - Original

    Indie Rabbit Run #1 - Original Try and move Indie Rabbit quickly enough so that he can collect all the gold coins and take them to the melting barrel in the space of a few seconds. You have to avoid the obstacles because if you hit them you go back to your starting point. This is a game of...
  24. StrangerWeather

    Thread [APP][android 6 and 7] Material Notifications - Color for your screens [ROOT][NEXUS]

    MATERIAL NOTIFICATIONS for rooted Nexus devices Marshmallow and Nougat [BETA] How would you like to be first to try out this new theming app? How would you like to see a little color instead of stock white notifications? I am looking for Nexus device owners to test Material...
  25. StrangerWeather

    Thread [APP][android 6 and 7] Material Notifications - Color for your screens [ROOT][NEXUS]

    MATERIAL NOTIFICATIONS for rooted Nexus devices Marshmallow and Nougat [BETA] Hi guys, I thought you might be interested in this new app. I built it and tested it using my Nexus 7 (2013) running on Nougat SAOSP rom, and it works really well. I'm glad to share it with you here...
  26. StrangerWeather

    Thread [APP][android 6 and 7] Material Notifications - Color for your screens [ROOT][NEXUS]

    MATERIAL NOTIFICATIONS for rooted Nexus devices Marshmallow and Nougat [BETA] How would you like to be first to try out this new theming app? How would you like to see a little color instead of stock white notifications? I am looking for Nexus device owners to test Material Notifications...
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    Thread RootTools vs Read-only file system

    Hi guys! I am using RootTools to create a root application. I am trying to access the SystemUI folder of my emulator/phone. I don't understand why it is not working and I would be grateful for some pointers. This is what I start with in my logcat: This is what I end with in my logcat: And...
  29. StrangerWeather

    Thread Could you please have look at a dmesg?

    Hi guys, Could someone have a look at this dmesg? I am trying to figure out why zygote is crashing. Any help would be much appreciated! http://paste.ubuntu.com/21188786/ Thanks! :)
  30. StrangerWeather

    Thread How to debug zygote problems?

    Hi guys, I was wondering if there is a way of finding out what is causing zygote to fail. I can't find anything in logcat, and I can't find anything in dmesg. Strace does not help either. Is there something specific that I can do to track the zygote failure? I currently have a bootanimation...
  31. StrangerWeather

    Thread XAMARIN

    Does anyone here use Xamarin to develop android apps? I wonder whether it would be worth having a Xamarin section besides Android Studio. I know Xamarin already have their own help forum, but I think it would be nice to have something similar on XDA for the XDA community. What do you guys think?
  32. StrangerWeather

    Thread [Free Game] Indie Rabbit Run - too hard for adults - kids only!

    Indie Rabbit Run by StrangerWeather Get it on the Playstore PLease leave a review! :)
  33. StrangerWeather

    Thread [Tutorial] Notification Led for the Moto G3 with Tasker (experimental)

    I've been using this when working in my office with my phone connected to my laptop, and find that it works really well, so I decided to share. Cons: - Your phone needs to be connected to a power source - There is a 10 to 20 seconds delay between when the notification arrives and when the led...
  34. StrangerWeather

    Thread [ROM] [AOSP] [UBERTC] [5.1.1.r6] [LAYERS] AxxionPop

    Sira Cuervo (me) - Cofounder, core developer Ivan Martinez (@ThatKawaiiGuy) Cofounder, developer, themer Art Cotto (@artcotto) Graphic designer, themer Nat Strangerweather (@StrangerWeather) Developer Built with latest UberTc 4.9 by @CI3Kener RRO Layers support Screenrecord App ops...
  35. StrangerWeather

    Thread [ROM] FlexOs [Lollipop 5.1.1_r4][Official][9/6/2015]

    #include /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM * before flashing it! YOU...
  36. StrangerWeather

    Thread [ROM] EXODUS [Lollipop 5.0.2][Official Nightlies]

    EXODUS A ROM by PrimeDirective and Team Exodus maintained for the Moto G by StrangerWeather DISCLAIMER /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some...
  37. StrangerWeather

    Thread [ROM][5.0] AOSP/Code Aurora [ALPHA][17/11/2014]

    AOSP / CODE AURORA [ALPHA] [UNOFFICIAL] Your warranty is now void. I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM before flashing...
  38. StrangerWeather

    Thread L Final Preview Flo Nandroid Download

    I have made a TWRP nandroid of the latest preview of android L. This is for Flo, while waiting for a zip to flash. ;) Instructions: - Make a Nandroid of your current Rom - Download HERE - Unzip - Place in TWRP/BACKUPS - Full wipe - Restore in Recovery - Enjoy!:) [All this is at your own risk...
  39. StrangerWeather

    Thread [ROM][4.4.4][unofficial] SLIMKAT 8.4 [09/10/2014]

    Today, I made an unofficial build for Falcon of the latest Slimkat version. This is while waiting for the official builds to start again. I decided to share it as I know quite a few people would like this. Please bear in mind the following: - I am not a developer but a humble maintainer; this...
  40. StrangerWeather

    Thread [ROM] [Official] [4.4.4] [12/09/14] >>> AOSB PROJECT 1.3.7 <<<

    DISCLAIMER /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM * before flashing it! YOU...
  41. StrangerWeather

    Thread Show Location on Local Maps?

    Hi, is there a method for showing location on local maps? I know we can do it on an equirectangular map of the world, but for me it would be more useful to have something more specific. I have an equirectangular map of South East England which I woul like to use on my zooper homescreen when I...
  42. StrangerWeather

    Thread Something a bit crazy... [progress bar clear & transparent]

    Hi, is it possible to have the background of my progress bar as clear and the foreground as transparent, or vice versa? I don't want them both transparent, I need one to be in clear mode. Cheers!:)
  43. StrangerWeather

    Thread [ROM][Official][4.4.4][13/09/2014] >>> AOSB PROJECT 1.3.7 <<<

    DISCLAIMER /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM * before flashing it! YOU...
  44. StrangerWeather

    Thread 4G Hack conceivable?

    Just wondering, as the Moto G is not 4g ready, whether it is conceivable that a hack might allow it to get 4g. When 4g becomes available in my area, my package will be automatically upgraded for the same price, so it would be nice to be in a position to use 4g on my Moto G. Is there a chance?
  45. StrangerWeather

    Thread [Q] adb devices problem

    Hi! Every time I need to use ADB I spend hours trying to get my device recognized. Whatever I do, I get "Waiting for Device". Eventually, after a long struggle, my device gets recognized and I can do what I wanted. But this time, I am not finding a way. Could someone please help? Is there a step...
  46. StrangerWeather

    Thread Viber backgrounds

    I love Viber backgrounds and I would like to use them for my Nexus homescreen. Can anyone tell me where they are stored on my device? Cheers! Sent from my Nexus 7 2013 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
  47. StrangerWeather

    Thread [Q] How to restore FIFA 14 data?

    Basically, a Titanium Backup of Fifa 14 went wrong and I can't restore. However, I have a .tar file and an apk. Is there any way of applying the .tar file to the apk manually? I'm willing to get into complicated stuff if necessary. Thanks for any help!
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    Thread Moto G Nav Bar Transparency

    The Nav Bar isn't all that transparent. Is there any way of increasing the transparency?:) PS: I know about Gravity Box but it doesn't work great. The Nav Bar turns black every time I exit an app.
  49. StrangerWeather

    Thread [Q] Titanium Backup Problem

    Hello! I have a problem with Titanium Backup not restoring apps properly. Here is what happened: - My two sons were sharing the Nexus 7 so we had two users. Then we decided the Nexus was going to belong to one of my sons only but he wasn't the main user. So I backed up his games and then...
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    Thread [Q] Translucent bars on the Moto G

    I have been trying to get the translucent look on my rooted Moto G (because I like it so much on my Nexus 7). Is there any way of installing a Kit Kat like launcher on our 4.3 device? I'd like both the nav bar and status bars to be transparent. I'd be grateful for any tips! :)