with the app Phone of Google, users no longer have to look at the screen to see who is calling. Some time ago, the tech giant has enabled a new feature that allows people to hear the name or number of the person you are calling.
This new feature is very useful if you often carry headphonessince it will save having to remove the mobile pocket to know who is calling. If the mobile phone comes standard with the official Google calling application, TechMarkup will explain in this article how to enable new caller id notifications.
Step by step for an Android cell phone to say the name of the caller
Leave the telephone in bed, in the living room, in the bathroom or other places is very normal. Finally, there are occasions when it is left out of one’s reach. So if someone calls, you won’t know who it is, especially if it’s an important call, so you might as well stop and see if you’re interested in the contact you’re trying to reach.
Well with this Android trick it’s over, because this operating system It has a very cool feature that speaks the name of the person or company you are calling.
Thanks to the application Telephonethere is now an option called ‘Caller ID Announcement’ in the app settings.
By default it is disabled, but by clicking on ‘Announce Caller ID’ you can choose to always say out loud the incoming caller id or only when headset is in use.
Once the caller ID announcement is activated, when an incoming call is received, Google’s voice synthesis will say the phrase ‘incoming voice call from (contact/number)’ next to our ringtone. It will repeat the phrase until the mobile stops ringing.
An important fact to mention is that, in case of ‘strange’ signs, you will not be able to translate them as expected, for example,if you have a friend named “J(o)se”, the mobile phone will say “Jota, parenthesis, O, parenthesis, se”.To take this into account.
How to activate flashlight whistling on Android
Something as simple as the flashlight on a mobile device Android It keeps more secrets than anyone can imagine. Although care must be taken with Applications of flashlight that is installedonce you find the one that works best, you can improve the experience by setting it to activate quickly by making a whistling sound.
At first, you might be wondering why anyone would want to activate the flashlight by whistling, but it’s actually a more convenient feature in certain situations, like when can’t find your cell phone and the flashlight can help identify it in dark environment or at night.
In this case, the application that is needed is Flashlight by whistle. With it, all you have to do is whistle near your mobile device and the flashlight will activate even when the screen is off.
Its use is very simple, being as follows:
1. Install the application and enter it.
2. Activate the specified parameters. Certain permissions may need to be granted.
3. Try to whistle on the cell phone. The flashlight should turn on or off.