Tag Archive: customizable

Chromecast app adds backdrop picture history, customizable backdrop speed

A few usability improvements are hitting the Chromecast app with the latest update.

The new version of the app displays your current Chromecasts in a larger “card” style, with quick access to the settings and backdrops on each.

Dimple NFC stickers aim to bring customizable buttons to your devices

If you’re looking for some new ways to make use of NFC on you Android devices, then you’ll certainly want to take a look at Dimple’s NFC stickers. Rather than just being something to you simply stick to your device and kind of forget about, the Dimple NFC stickers make use of built-in buttons.

Each sticker has four buttons and those buttons can be customized through the the Dimple app to take actions on your device. Assign a  [Read More…]

CyanogenMod 9′s music app to be fully customizable, available in Android Market

Google Music Generic

The default music player in Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, leaves much to be desired in the way of customization. There are options to change some of the settings for Google Music and playback, but that’s about as far as customizations go. The fine folks behind CyanogenMod are looking to change that, for rooted and non-rooted users alike.

Android Developer Andrew Neal recently sat down with The  [Read More…]

ThunderBolt Gingerbread changelog is up! Update includes customizable dock?

ThunderBolt Gingerbread

Here she be, folks. Verizon’s posted the changelog for the ThunderBolt Gingerbread update. It’ll be build 2.11.605.3, and includes:

New download manager app New app and power management details New desktop UI, including widgets, icons and screens New customizable dock icons

Plus all the other fixes and updates in Gingerbread, and more you can see in the screen above.

Source: Verizon (pdf)

ESPN and Slacker launch customizable sports stations on Slacker Radio

Slacker Radio

I know plenty of people who listen to sports radio programs and one common thing I noticed between them all is that as soon as someone starts talking about something they don’t like, they tend to get all fired up.  But what if you could customize your sports radio stations to however you like, so that you never really have to deal with the stuff you don’t enjoy listening to?

That’s exactly  [Read More…]