‘Home Screen Week’ Posts

Home Screen Week: Deryck’s iPhone

Home Screen Week: Deryck’s iPhone

A friend of mine talked me into jailbreaking my iPhone soon after I got it, and I’m really glad that he did. My device is ten times more powerful and customizable thanks to jailbreaking and many of my home screen apps reflect that. Thanks to a myriad of Activator actions to open SBSettings, Quick Compose ...

Home Screen Week: Emily’s Android

Home Screen Week: Emily’s Android

Yes, they’re shaking hands. Image courtesy of the author. Licensed under CC BY-NC-2.0.So, as you may have noticed from Sean’s post earlier this week, it’s kind of hard to screen shot an Android phone–at least without rooting it. (His images were taken with another smartphone’s camera.) Given that the other smartphone users in my house ...

Home Screen Week: Shep’s iPhone

Home Screen Week: Shep’s iPhone

All this week the HackCollege writers are showing off their phones’ home screens and discussing their favorite apps. My home screen hasn’t seen many changes over the years, and I consider it to be a high honor for a new app to crack the top page. Here are some of my favorites, listed in order ...