How To Get Stock Android Notification Panel on your Android Phone

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.

How To Watch YouTube videos in Picture-in-Picture mode on any Android device

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

How to access the app via YouTube2.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.

Accessing PiP mode and final look of the feature

How To Install Oreo Launcher On Any Android Device

Recently Google announced the Android 8.0 Oreo with Google’s Pixel and Nexus devices getting the initial updates. One’s who own other Android devices it’s just a mystery as to when Oreo will come on their devices.
There’s no need to worry. Developers have figured out a way to get Oreo Launcher on any Android device with NoRoot required.

Installation:

1: Allow Installation from Unknown Sources (Settings->Security->Unknown Sources)

2:  Go to GitHub page at this link. Search for the Rootless Pixel Launcher 2.1 and then click on Launcher3-aosp-debug.apk and download it

3: Once the launcher is installed , make the  Launcher3 as your default launcher and allow the notification access when prompted.

Undo-Installation:

1: For Uninstalling go to

Settings>Apps->Launcher3 and click on the uninstall button.