One of Android’s biggest downfalls is the occasional lag throughout the UI. I’ve been using Android on and off (more on than off) since the release of the G1, and there’s no denying the lag exists. It has gotten better over the years, but nonetheless, it always seems to pop up when you least expect ... Read More »
Later today, Dan Lyons of The Daily Beast will host a live 30 minute conversation with Matias Duarte, the computer-interface designer and user-experience lead for Android. If you’re lucky, you can catch the interview live at 4:30 PM ET on The Daily Beast’s Google+ page, but only 9 people can ... Read More »
When it comes to home screen replacements, there are very few I’ll actually pay any attention to. ADW has always been great, and the continued support the replacement gets keeps it fresh. GO Launcher EX is my favorite home screen replacement. There’s a certain level of polish the GO team adheres to, and it really ... Read More »
Android bare bones OS might do better targeting the least common denominator. No smartphone user interface is too dumb.