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I turned a Moto Z magnetic battery pack into a wallet case

My current phone is a Lenovo/Motorola Moto Z2 Play, which I bought last year to replace my Moto Z Play. One of the features that

April 15, 2018 Accessories, Android

Make your own Nintendo Switch portable dock by buying or 3D printing a replacement dock case

Lately, there has been a lot of talk about how third party Nintendo Switch portable docks are bricking the system after a recent system update.

April 05, 2018 Accessories, Hacks, Switch

After five years in hiding, I’m back

Long time readers of Pocketables may remember me from several years back — if for nothing else, then for the Tasker articles I used to

April 01, 2018 Pocketables

Samsung missed an opportunity with the S4’s extra battery kit

Samsung is one of fewer and fewer companies to actually make batteries in their phones removable, and it’s in my opinion a great feature to

August 14, 2013 Accessories, Android

What can you do with a spare entry-level Android phone? Part 2: Alarm-ing news

It’s been a few days now since I bought a Galaxy S5301, and I’ve slowly started putting stuff where it belongs

August 10, 2013 Android, Editorials

How well does Android work on a small, low resolution screen?

I still remember the days when QVGA resolution, which is 320 x 240 pixels, was considered “high res” for being a mobile device. I remember

August 09, 2013 Android

What can you do with a spare entry-level Android phone? Part 1: First impressions

Occasionally, local electronics stores here in Norway offer up entry level Android phones for ridiculously low prices. I’ve let those chance slip in the past,

August 06, 2013 Android

Making a picture note system in Tasker

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about how I made a virtual post-it note system in Tasker. I’ve used it quite a few times

August 06, 2013 Android, Apps

Creating a better laundry alarm in Tasker

I have lots of small Tasker creations that I use often, but tinker with rarely, because they “just work”. One of them is my laundry

August 05, 2013 Android, Apps

Join our new Tasker Think Tank forum

Tasker is hard to learn, which is why my many articles on the subject actually have a purpose. It’s also why every Tasker forum out

August 02, 2013 Android, Apps, Pocketables
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