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3 Alternative Home Launchers for Android

3 Alternative Home Launchers for Android

Swapping out the home launcher is a great way to customize and change the look of your Android devices. The beauty of the process is that there’s no root access required. If you are not sure which one to go for, here are a few home launchers that we recommend.

How To Add A Different Wallpaper To Each Android Home Screen

How To Add A Different Wallpaper To Each Android Home Screen

Android devices have a lot of different home screens. The problem is, when you choose an image as the background wallpaper, it spans across all 3 – 7 screens. Sometimes that’s okay. Most of the time, the part of the image you want to see is right on the crack between the screens. Here is how you can set a different wallpaper for each home screen.

How to Organize Your iPhone Home Screen In A More Productive Way

How to Organize Your iPhone Home Screen In A More Productive Way

The home screen of any iPhone user is more important than what some may think. A properly arranged home screen looks more pleasing to the eyes and helps to improve your productivity. Some people just love the random way that iPhone places the apps, while others will put in plenty of effort to get their […]

Bartender Lite = A More Useful Android Notification Bar

Bartender Lite = A More Useful Android Notification Bar

One of the most under utilized parts of an Android phone is the notification bar. While it is useful for alerting you of emails, calendar appointments and SMS messages. The Android navigation bar can do so much more. Previously on Make Tech Easier,  we showed you how to put a reminder note in your Android […]

Go Launcher Ex: An Impressive Home Replacement App For Android

Go Launcher Ex: An Impressive Home Replacement App For Android

My favorite home replacement app for Android used to be LauncherPro, mainly because it is fast and highly customizable. Even after trying out many other home replacement apps in the market (such as ADW Launcher, Zeamly, etc), I always find myself going back to LauncherPro, that is until I have found Go Launcher Ex. Go […]

Netfront Life Screen: A Beautiful Home Replacement App For Android

Netfront Life Screen: A Beautiful Home Replacement App For Android

There is no lack of home screen replacement apps for Android. From Home++ for the older days, the revolutionary Slidescreen to the widely popular ADW and LauncherPro, there will sure be one that suits your needs. NetFront Life Screen is yet another home screen replacement app, and yes, it is beautiful and elegant. NetFront Life […]

How to Create Shortcuts To Any Applications In Your Android Home Screen

How to Create Shortcuts To Any Applications In Your Android Home Screen

Android users will know that you can easily place an application shortcut or a widget on the home screen by simply pressing anywhere (and hold for 1 second) on the screen. But what if you want to place a shortcut to a feature within an app, like the “Adding new task” section in Astrid, a […]

SlideScreen: A Beautiful Alternative to Android Home Screen

SlideScreen: A Beautiful Alternative to Android Home Screen

The default Android home screen is rather functional. You can fully customize it by placing various kind of widgets, shortcuts on the desktop, change the wallpapers and you can swipe to switch screen. Now, if you are looking for a more functional home screen, one that can allow a busy person like you to better […]