Because I use a Nexus One that runs Android, I am always looking for new apps or better ways to use my phone. One of the reasons why I wrote last week about the battery drain problems I have been experiencing is so that others could benefit from my experience and perhaps pick up a few tips for useful apps like theÂ Battery Left widget and the Network Monitor app. Today I want to point you to an article written by James Kendrick titled “5 Tips to Make Android Phones Better” in which I learned about the Multicon Widget. The Multicon Widget provides a way to add more app icons and short cuts on the Android home screen by shrinking app icons, eliminating the icon text, and placing them on a grid.
Sponsored Post In our Social Media 101 boot camp, you'll determine the social media sites that matter most to you, based on personal and professional goals. Starting May 13, you will learn the best practices for using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram and Tumblr, along with complete personal profiles on each site. Register today!