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Don’t Like Android 4.2′s Lockscreen Changes? App Lets You Easily Disable Them

Android 4.2 brought with its arrival a number of changes to the platform, many of which we detailed late last month. Not everyone’s a fan of everything that’s new, though, and if some of the new functionality Google brought to … Continue reading

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How to disable the water droplet sound on the Samsung Galaxy S III

Samsung's marketing campaign for the new Galaxy S III focuses heavily on how the visuals and sounds in its software are "inspired by nature." But one of the less welcome results of this is the water droplet sound that plays … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy S III tip: disable S Voice for better home button response

The Samsung Galaxy S III may not be available in its biggest market just yet, but the rest of the world is enjoying, and finding helpful tidbits like this one that makes the home button respond better. You can set … Continue reading

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How to Disable Screen Animations in Android 4.0 ICS

Screen animations are annoying. While they look pretty, they add precious seconds to your workflow, which can slow you down. Not only that, screen animations toll your device’s CPU and GPU, which can reduce battery life. As if you needed … Continue reading

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Android 101: How to enable / disable screen rotation

Ever lay in bed trying to send a text message only to have your screen fight your for which orientation it wants to be in? Yeah, well it gets old quick trying to do something in portrait mode while your … Continue reading

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