How to change contacts name in Whatsapp?view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I have a friend and I have added his real name in my Contacts. I want to put his nickname in Whatsapp simultaneously. I am using it in Android. How do I accomplish this? (HowTos)

How to utilize a coordinates in GPS navigationview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – Hi im working on a final year project in my campus, where a student can locate where is his current location,by this, i am getting his current coordinates(LatLong), my question is, how do i record the building coordinates which are nearby with him, and matching with his current coordinates. (HowTos)

Modifying Samsung ROM and flashing it on a deviceview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I downloaded a Samsung firmware for my Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 (SM-T230) device and would like to remove certain applications and files from the firmware and then load it into the mobile device using Odin. Is this possible? How do I extract the files from the firmware, modify them and then compress it again to use it with Odin? Thanks for the help. (HowTos)

Amazon Quietly Launches A Functional App Store Within Its Main Android Applicationview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Until recently, if you wanted to install an application from Amazon’s own Appstore onto your Android device, you would have to install the Amazon Appstore app separately. And this is a bit of a hassle, since you can’t exactly just download the app from Google Play. (IT news)

Enable Wi-Fi tethering via Bluetooth?view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – Bluetooth uses low power, and hence I keep it enabled indefinitely for whenever I want to tether with my laptop. Wi-Fi is much faster and thus I prefer it over Bluetooth, but I can't keep the access point enabled indefinitely as it drains my battery too quickly. Is there some way for me to enable & disable the Wi-Fi access point via its permanent Bluetooth connection to my laptop so that I c (HowTos)

How to detect the model of Wi-Fi chipset in Android?view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – How to detect the model of Wi-Fi chipset (e.g. Realtek RTCxxxx / Broadcom bcxxxx ) in Android? Can it be done via adb shell? Can it be done via Android Apps? Can it be traced via console log ? (HowTos)

Windows doesn't show device in Explorerview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – After updating my Nexus 7 to the latest version of Android (4.4.4 at this point), Windows decided that it would no longer show the device in Explorer in MTP mode. PTP worked fine, but obviously this is no good for putting files into the device. How do I solve this? (HowTos)

Android Phone (KitKat 4.4.4) as NFC Tagview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – Is there any android app that can do the below? 1) First Android Phone (KitKat 4.4.4) read a simple RFID Tag (MiFare 1K) & save the Tag ID to phone 2) Second Android Phone (KitKat 4.4.4) reads the saved Tag information from first Android phone when it is brought close to it. Is this possible? Regards, TTS (HowTos)

Confusing internal memory folder structure - Galaxy S3 (I9300)view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I am using Samsung Galaxy S3 (I9300) for a while now. I have rooted the device, removed the stock ROM and replaced it with CM11. Of late, I have been having Camera FCs, poor battery back up and slow down in apps (I though it was due to low availability of internal memory - 1 GB out of 11.5 GB). I tried clearing several folders from internal memory. (HowTos)

Importing photos finds all image files, not just camera pictures, with windows 7view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – Importing files with windows7 will detect all phone photo files and not just those under camera/DCIM directory , want to use windows so can change files names same way as when importing from camera, I know there are other programs, thanks, would appreciated tips how to do it importing with windows 7 resident program. (HowTos)