Android 5.0 volume problem - The solution

lollipop volume button widgetWith the recent release of Android 5.0, managing the volume is no easy task. Google completely redesigned volume management system around notifications and priorities. These changes also affected the way you can control the media volume inside applications.

In previous Android relaeses, it was easy to adjust any volume stream whether you were inside an app, on the homescreen or streaming a video. You had access to all the settings with just the click of a button.

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Happy Holidays

Thank you for following us through 2014, too. Attrecto Smartphone Solutions, the team behind helloandroid.com wishes you seasons greetings, and a very prosperous new year.

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Why Do 100,000,000 People Love Android?

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What operating system powers a hundred million mobile devices across our planet?

It’s the Android.

Android not only has the biggest installed base in the world, but it is continuing to grow faster than any other OS in the world.

Getting to Know Your Nook Tablet: An Extensive Look at the Features

Buying a brand new tablet is exciting. Complete access to your favorite shows, movies, books, magazines, and games is at your fingertips. Whether you are making the switch from another device or you’re using a tablet for the first time, you will find the new Nook to be filled with unending entertainment and easy-to-use features to make your tablet experience outstanding.

Best New Mobile Devices for Gaming

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While you’re out shopping amid the holiday hustle and bustle, it’s good to know what the latest and greatest stuff is out there before making a purchase. If you’ve got a gamer on your hands, here is a line up of the best new mobile devices for gaming on the market.

5 Best Android Smartphone Apps You Must Try this Month

Everyday, hundreds of new smartphone applications are developed and made available on the different mobile platforms. Android smartphones get most of their applications and games from Google Play which currently boasts of having more than 1,412,200 applications. Since there is a wide variety of applications available, it makes it hard for smartphone users to try them out even if they are willing to. To help you with your choice, tech information blog has compiled a list of five of the best android smartphone apps that you need to try this week.

The Future of Android Phones — What to Expect

"The next big thing is here." That's becoming a quick reality for the Android 5.0 operating system, also known as "Lollipop." Are you ready for a systems upgrade? Then take a look at the "next big thing" and what you'll be able to do on your Android 5.0 smartphone.

All-New Interface Look

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How 'Lollipop' was decided for Android 5.0

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Well, Android 5.0 is here, and it has been named Lollipop! Throwing almost everyone off! Not a surprise, as Google did the same thing last year with KitKat. To help explain it all, Google has released a video showing the intense screening process they went through to find the right dessert, and Lollipop was just too sweet!

Sundar Pichai and Google tease Android 5.0 and L

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With Android L due today, Sundar Pichai teases out a what he’s calling #NationalDessertDay in an attempt to find what sweet Android 5.0 will be named after.

Help Intel /* HACK THE CODE*/and get the credit

For those of you who want the chance to customise and improve an app, now is the time with Intel.

Hack the code

Dev Story /*HACK THE CODE*/ was designed by two developers briefed by Intel to create an app in just one month. The idea then emerged to design an app that would also get the community involved.