Monday, April 29, 2013

How to enter overview mode on Xperia Tipo

Overview mode is one of the cool feature on sony xperia smartphones, and xperia tipo (and dual) also comes with this feature.

What overview mode does is show all widgets in very cool floating/flying animation effect, once you're in overview mode you can tilt the phone to shake the widgets.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Playing CS Portable on Xperia Tipo

Counter Strike (CS) is one of the best first person shooter game on pc, i believe people are still playing this game until today (at least the modified version).

Counter strike is really a good first person shooting game, no doubt about that, imagine if you could play this game on your tipo.

Monday, April 22, 2013

Playing Krazy Kart Racing on Xperia Tipo

Krazy kart racing is a fun racing game similar to mario kart racing on nintendo ds system. This game made by developer polarbit, and published by konami. 

Thursday, April 18, 2013

ADB shell command

In this article i'm going to show you more about ADB, specially the ADB shell, because this command is very interesting.

The ADB shell command allows you to run linux command from inside your android device, in this case xperia tipo smartphone.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

ADB on Sony Xperia Tipo

ADB stands for Android Debug Bridge, it's a command line tool that enables us to control an android device when connected to the PC.

ADB is very famous in the world of android, whether you're just a normal user or even plan to develop app on android, you really must learn about ADB.

In this article i'm going to show you how to use ADB tool on sony xperia tipo and take advantage of it, explore more about what you can do with your phone.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

How to enable USB debugging mode on Xperia Tipo

In this post i will show you how to enable USB debugging mode on sony xperia tipo a.k.a ST21i/a a.k.a tapioca, this post may sound stupid, but i write it just in case you don't know.

MTP and MSC mode on Xperia Tipo

Sony Xperia Tipo has two USB connection mode, MTP and MSC, MTP is media transfer mode which has something to do with DRM protection stuff.

While MSC is mass storage mode, which turn your phone into storage device when connected to PC (it's like USB stick or hard drive).

Monday, April 1, 2013

Talkback feature on Sony Xperia Tipo

Sony xperia tipo (and tipo dual of course) comes with unique feature called talkback, which allows you to hear what's going on your phone.

When talkback is on, any event on the phone will be spoken, for example you press a button, the phone will say what button you have just press.