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CM 13 seems to run on a 2013 Lumia – Hacker reached the impossible

CM 13 seems to run on a 2013 Lumia – Hacker reached the impossible

When Microsoft bought Nokia some years ago, they wanted to provide a great alternative to Android phones. The wanted to push Windows Mobile through it’s Lumia phones. (But they failed, you know). But there are still a lot of old Windows Phone 8 smartphones, which aren’t getting the Windows 10 update. Triszka Balász has been […]

Bad Translator translates badly (use this only if you want to have fun)

Bad Translator translates badly (use this only if you want to have fun)

You’re currently bored? No problem. Just install “Bad Translator” and you aren’t anymore. At least the idea isn’t very bad. All the app does is translating a phrase you enter into multiple languages and always back to English. You can select to who many languages the app translate the word to and back. It’s possible […]

Revolutionary app: Monkey Tester

Revolutionary app: Monkey Tester

Do you ever wanted to know if you are a monkey or a goat? To get a clear result, there’s now a new app called “Monkey Tester” by the developer James Fenn. The app uses the Android APIs ActivityManager and UserManager. These APIs have the methods .isUserAMonkey() and .isUserAGoat() which use advanced monkey and goat […]

Animal sounds on Google?!?

Animal sounds on Google?!?

Did you ever know that you can hear animal sounds on Google? Crazy, right? But it’s true. Just enter “Animal sounds” (in your preferred language) on the website or inside the app and you’ll see it. You can select from a big range of different animals. Try it yourself! A pig sounds like this: But […]