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Alvin Ybañez

Android is arguably the most flexible mobile operating system. Period. I’m extremely passionate about helping Android users around world get the most out of their Android devices by writing how-to guides and tutorials.

Alvin's Posts

How to flash TWRP Recovery 2.2.1 on the Galaxy S Plus I9001

The Team Win Recovery Project’s touch-based recovery, better known as TWRP Recovery, is a popular alternative to the widely used ClockworkMod Recovery (which also has a ...
by Alvin YbañezSeptember 3, 201223

PerApp: Automatically applying settings for individual Android apps

Our Android devices include a bunch of settings that we can configure to suit our needs. We can adjust the volume, change the screen orientation, adjust the time before the ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 30, 20122

Best 3D homescreen launchers for Android

One of the perks of having an Android device is that it can be easily be customized the way its owners want. If you have read our articles about the best Android apps for ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 28, 201212

Best army, military, and soldier games for Android

There are a variety of games on the Google Play Store that allow us to play different roles. We can be a doctor managing a clinic, a professional chef, a mayor of a great ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 27, 20124

WiFi Shoot: Sharing files over Wi-Fi Direct

As the capabilities of Android devices have improved, so did the speed of transferring files from one device to another. Gone are the days that you have to steadily hold two ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 21, 20126

Better Wifi On/Off: Rule-based Wi-Fi manager for Android

There are a variety of Android apps on the Google Play Store that allow you to lessen battery consumption. There are apps that prevent apps from running in the background, ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 20, 2012

Ultimate Rotation Control: Forcing landscape mode in Nexus 7 homescreen and apps

The Google Nexus 7 is the first Nexus tablet ever made. However, the lack of landscape orientation for the homescreen and in some apps makes it feel less of a tablet. ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 15, 20125

How to flash inverted Google Apps to the Galaxy S I9000

If you are a keen observer, you might notice that almost all Google apps have a white background or a light-colored interface. This is true on the Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000, ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 15, 20121

Formvote: Poll app for Android for easily creating polls your friends can vote in

Everyday, we are faced with a lot of choices. We need to choose what to wear, what to eat for lunch, where to go next, and all other choices that need to be made. When faced ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 10, 20122

beeZee: Autoreply app for incoming calls and SMS

If I were to describe advancing technology in one word, the word “instant” would perfectly describe modern technology. With our high-tech gadgets and portable ...
by Alvin YbañezAugust 10, 20126
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