How to Disable Ambient Display on the Nexus 6

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The new Nexus 6 is a powerful smartphone packed with lots of features thanks to Google and Motorola, but one a few users will want to disable is something called Ambient Display. With Android 5.0 Lollipop Google added a new feature for the lockscreen, showing little notification previews rather than just a boring notification LED […]

How to Disable Auto Screen Rotation on Android

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If you’re like me, you’ve probably been laying in bed browsing Gotta Be Mobile or scanning through Twitter, and had to deal with and fight the battle of your phone or tablets screen rotating. This is actually a feature, believe it or not, and in settings there’s an “auto-rotate screen” option that can be disabled. […]

Android Ice Cream Sandwich To End Carrier Bloatware

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Are you frustrated with the pitiful apps included with your Android smartphone when you bring it home from Verizon or AT&T? Too often we see great phones saddled with bloatware or as our own Sumocat calls it CRAPPS. These apps are limited trial versions or memory using apps that cannot be un-installed without rooting your […]