Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob in Your Mailbox Every Day! Join our Mailing List!
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Dot View Case Hack for HTC One M8: Awesomesauce!

by Range

I’m all for retro gadgets, so I just love the Dot View Cover for the HTC One M8. It’s got a bunch of rows and columns of tiny dots through which notifications can be seen, in a retro 8-bit fashion – while also protecting the phone’s screen.

Dot-View-Cover-HTC-One-M8-Hackzoom in

Out of the box, the Dot View cover allows you to check the time, weather, and some other basic notifications. A hacker named Shen Ye, was able to change his cover to display other notifications, such as the number of tweets he has received, or even bring up music player controls. However, he hasn’t released the exact nature of his hack. It’s likely that it requires root access, a hacked APK file, or something along those lines. He did say that since HTC’s Sense UI already had access to your social networking APIs, it wasn’t hard to make them appear on the cover though.

htc_dot_view_2zoom in

That’s pretty awesome. I wouldn’t mind having this on another phone, like a Sony Z2!

[via androidguys]




Post a Comment:

Want a personal avatar on your comments? Sign up for a free Gravatar now!

Note: All comments with links in them will be held for moderation in order to prevent spam, so you may not see your post appear immediately.


« Previous
Next »

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

Evolve Vinyl Pop Action Figures Evolved into Collectibles

Evolve Vinyl Pop Action Figures Evolved into Collectibles

Game of Thrones Canvas Art: Decorating is Coming

Game of Thrones Canvas Art: Decorating is Coming

X-Arcade Lumber Jacques Arcade Machine: Donk-it-Kong

X-Arcade Lumber Jacques Arcade Machine: Donk-it-Kong

Darth Vader Glow-in-the-Dark Electrocution T-Shirt

Darth Vader Glow-in-the-Dark Electrocution T-Shirt

Transforming Papercraft Robots: Fold Out!

Transforming Papercraft Robots: Fold Out!

Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo