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Tasker is an automation app for Android. It allows you to do all sorts of things, from automating everyday tasks to creating your own Android apps from within the app. It has a thousand uses, so our coverage of it is quite extensive.

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Quick app review: Better WiFi On/Off for Android

There are quite a few apps for Android which allow you to manage settings based certain rules and if-then situations, which work quite well for

August 06, 2012 Android, Apps

AutoRemote updated with device-device communication

AutoRemote hasn’t been out for long, but it’s already gotten an update that’s well worth writing about. As I was going on about using Email

July 31, 2012 Android, Apps

Adding a random dinner suggestion to my Tasker morning message

My sleep mode Tasker setup has perhaps gotten a tiny bit out of hand, but in a good way. It started off with dimming the

July 30, 2012 Android, Apps

Creating a virtual window using Tasker and local web cams

Looking out the window is often the best weather forecast system you can have. You might not always be near a window though, or the

July 27, 2012 Android, Apps

AutoRemote allows you to remote control Tasker from any browser

A new app just came out for us Tasker fans, and its name is AutoRemote. Made by the same developer that made AutoShortcut and AutoBarcode,

July 26, 2012 Android, Apps

I gave up on Astrid and made my own todo list system

There’s something to be said for the idiom “if you want something done right, do it yourself.” In the world of software, “right” is perhaps

July 25, 2012 Android

Adding a SWTOR server status checker to Nelly

I’ve chronicled the process of creating my own voice assistant, Nelly, before. The DIY voice assistant is made using Tasker, and allows me to take

July 20, 2012 Android, Apps

Tasker updated to 1.3, app creation for everyone

After lots of beta testing, Tasker has now received the 1.3 update to the release version. This is a rather major update, not just in

July 18, 2012 Android, Apps

Root and non-root ways of disabling a stock voice assistant

My Galaxy S II came with a voice assistant mapped to double clicking the home button. It isn’t exactly the most powerful thing out there,

July 17, 2012 Android, Hacks

Notify My Android lets you send notifications to your device from outside sources

I’ve previously covered how to send notifications from your device to a PC, but what about the other way? Notify My Android is an app

July 16, 2012 Android, Apps
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