There are many Custom UIs for Android however Stock Android UI is one of the most simple and easy to use and also the updates are easier to provide.
Stock Android has its own style of notification panel ,as lot of Android smartphone companies have started creating their own version of Android the notification panel is customized.
If you are the one who likes Stock Android here’s a quick guide for you to get the Stock Android Notification Panel on any phone including the one’s having Custom UI’s like MIUI.
Step 1: Install MaterialNotificationShade from Google PlayStore.
Step 2: Open the app and turn on the notification and write permission for the app as follows
Step 3: Use different themes provided by the app. It provides choice between Oreo and Nougat versions of notification panel. You can also change the background color and layout of the panel.
So if you want to stop these websites from using your hardware here’s a step by step guide for different platforms:
1)Stop Websites From Mining via Desktops(or Laptops):
On Desktops you can stop it by adding the browser extensions. Pre-installed browsers on Mac(Safari) and Windows (Edge) do not have the add-ons feature as found in Chrome or Firefox. So start using Chrome or Firefox while browsing.
We need to add the No-Coin extension from Chrome or Firefox . Here’s a look of the extension on Chrome
Based on your preferred browser download No Coin for Chrome by clicking here and for Firefox by clicking here.
2) Stop Websites from Mining via Smartphones:
1.Open Chrome ,go to Settings by clicking on top right corner ,then under advanced go to Site settings where you’ll find the JavaScrips option.
Browser Extensions are not available for Chrome on mobile. However for Firefox the method remains the same as of desktop.
- Launch the “Settings” app and tap on “Safari”
- Exit Settings
- Quit and relaunch Safari for the change to take effect
Using your device’s processor with your consent is agreeable as websites need to generate different ways to earn revenue however secretly using your hardware is unethical.So to avoid being the victim follow the steps mentioned above.
With the release of Android 8.0 on 21st August 2017, Google modernized on how we watch YouTube videos by releasing the Picture in Picture mode where in we can watch the videos even while using other apps.However for viewing in PiP mode you need to be a YouTube Red member and have an Android 8.0 device.
As a lot of devices still haven’t received the 8.0 update this feature is quite handy So to use this feature here’s a quick guide for you:
Install the Float Tube Video player by clicking this link.
1. After installing click on the share button of YouTube video you are watching and select the Float Tube Video player
2.Now click on the icon in the bottom right corner of the player to switch on the Picture in Picture mode and enjoy watching videos while using different applications.