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J. Angelo Racoma

J. Angelo Racoma has written extensively about mobile, social media, enterprise apps and startups. Angelo develops business case studies for Microsoft enterprise platforms, and is also co-founder at WorkSmartr, a small outsourcing team that offers digital content and marketing services.

J.'s Posts

Motorola Assist update lets you relax more at home with Home Mode

Using a smartphone can sometimes keep you too engaged that you won’t have time to do other things, like relax at home, spend time with loved ones or keep your hands on the ...
by J. Angelo RacomaJune 5, 2014

Zilta rethinks the Android smartphone with focus on usability

Android is a platform known for its flexibility and customizability. But while many would prefer to have their choice of user interfaces and applications, some would rather ...
by J. Angelo RacomaJune 3, 201412

Is sapphire glass the next big thing in mobile devices?

While Apple is already set to use more of sapphire glass in its upcoming devices, Samsung and LG are also exploring the technology.
by J. Angelo RacomaMay 29, 201430

Updated: Paranoid Android’s Peek feature makes its way to Google Play

Update: Google Play Store link is now back online. The developers have also clarified that the APK downloadable from Github is not from them. Custom Android ROMs each ...
by J. Angelo RacomaMay 22, 201420

Change your stock launcher icons, no root required

Customization is one of the stronger points of Android. With a multitude of tweaks in UI and functionality, the platform enables users to incorporate more of their ...
by J. Angelo RacomaMay 21, 201423

Spice up your Hangouts chats with stickers using this app and Xposed mod

An extension of the usual IP-based chatting service, stickers have grown in popularity among mobile users, especially with the rise of cross-platform apps like LINE and Viber ...
by J. Angelo RacomaMay 19, 20147

Can’t wait for Pressy? Free QuickClick app gives you custom volume button actions

Extra buttons? Why not use the ones you already have? On popular crowd-funding platforms today are a couple of interesting smartphone add-on ...
by J. Angelo RacomaMay 18, 201412

Google Maps now features elevation profiles for cycling routes

“Cycling is the new golf,” according to CNN Money. While biking has long been a combination of leisure activity, sport and a practical means to get around town, ...
by J. Angelo RacomaMay 18, 20143

This weather app will brighten up your day

Weather apps and widgets are aplenty, but a new app release from LevelUp Studios called Bright Weather promises to make your day with a balance of style and functionality. ...
by J. Angelo RacomaMay 13, 20144

Exclusive: Leaked photos of the Moto E

One of the most hotly anticipated devices this time of the year is the Moto E. Codenamed XT1021, Motorola’s rumored entry-level offering is intended for emerging ...
by J. Angelo RacomaMay 10, 201429
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