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com.android.server.PackageManagerServices and Androidview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I am trying to debug native code in my Android App development and I need to have com.android.server.PackageManagerServices in the device. I search the info for PackageManagerServices and can't find good info in the web. My queries are (1)Where to get com.android.server.PackageManagerServices? (2)How to create this service available on the device? Thanks (HowTos)

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Ubuntu Wifi does not connect where windows connetsview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on laptop. I am able to connect to wifi near router. At some more distance from router The windows connects to wifi but ubuntu most of the time does not. I have tried wicd and NetworkManager but issue remains. In the rare case that ubuntu connects to router from distance, I observe more SSIDs in menu. Otherwise it does not show other SSIDs in menu. (HowTos)

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Advice on File System for Shingled Hard Drive?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm about to get a few of the new Seagate 4 TByte shingled magnetic recording (SMR) desktop hard drives with the built in shingled translation layer (STL), model number STBD4000400. I would like to know if anyone has any advice which Linux file system would be best used with these drives? Thanks, Steve (HowTos)

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Some of my cursor icons are goneview story

http://askubuntu.com – I recently did a full reinstall of ubuntu and then did a reinstall of gnome (useing this guide http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/12/upgrade-gnome-3-10-ubuntu-13-10) but some of my cursors are missing. for example I used to get a corsshairs cursor when useing the area capture in gnome-screenshot, now it's just the normal mouse. does anyone know how to get these back? (HowTos)

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Best Android Phoneview story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – What do you think the best Android phone is? Posted via Android Central App (HowTos)

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How to intercept touch event on numberpicker without messing up animation?view story

http://stackoverflow.com – So I'm trying to intercept the touch event on a numberpicker but doing so messed with the animation. The middle number stands still when I slide the picker, but the surrounding (1 greater and 1 lower) move as they should. The value also changes as expected, it's just the visual that's messed up and I'm not sure what's going on here. //Start of main method stuff up here. (HowTos)

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The TouchPico Projector Turns Any Surface Into A Giant Android Touchscreenview story

http://techcrunch.com –  The TouchPico projector is launching today on IndieGogo. Announced at this year’s CES, it’s about as powerful as a mid-range Android phone, and has a camera that sees when you draw on the surface it’s projecting on — it basically turns any surface into a giant tablet-like display. Read More (IT news)

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[APP][3+] Sleep Timer (Music&Screen Off)view story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – Hello XDA! My Name is Arthur and i recentaly released a powerfull sleep timer. Sleep Timer (Music&Screen Off) is a sleep timer for your screen in general, and music in particular. The app lets you set a timer and when the timer expires, it will sleep the device and turn off any music that is playing. Putting the device to sleep means that perhaps you fell asleep using an app that kee (HowTos)

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Linux Deepin - incompatible Qt libraryview story

http://askubuntu.com – I recently installed Linux Deeping and all worked fine until two days ago when I apt-upgraded all the new stuff, now that I log in I can't run Control Center, simply doesn't run. (HowTos)

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What will Ubuntu 14.10 be like (6 years old thread)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi guys, I just found the following thread by googling for the ubuntu 14.10 roadmap and thought it is really funny and worth sharing: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=890188&page=3 That was 2008 and it is funny to see what has indeed changed and what not. Shall we talk about Ubuntu 20.10 ? ;) (Hardware)

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USB 3.0 pcie card questionsview story

http://hardforum.com – I just installed a usb 3.0 pcie card in my computer today. To test the speed and verify it I copied a 2.5 gb file from a usb 3.0 flash drive to my computer's ssd. It took 30 seconds using the usb 3.0 ports and 75 seconds with the usb 2.0 ports. It occurred to me afterwards that a better test would be copying from the computer hard drive to flash drive, yes? (Hardware)

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Valve Releases Major Steam Beta Update with Improved Web Browserview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Valve developers have released a Beta update, the first one in a new branch, and it looks like they have been very busy and they have made quite a few improvements. New Steam Beta releases are not generally this big. (IT news)