Alternative Control Methods

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  • Knockr (Beta) Knockr (Beta)

    Knockr (Beta)

    Angs Apps

    6900 ratings

    Knockr gives you quick access to your favorite apps with Gestures or Knocks from anywhere. The lock screen feature of Knockr is designed for all devices and will listen for Gestures or Knocks. Lock screen utilizes the palette class to pull colors...

  • mSwitch (KeyCut) mSwitch (KeyCut)

    mSwitch (KeyCut)


    2919 ratings

    App for setting tasks to perform when pressing on your mSwitch or other compatible plug, or your Android Wear device. The big difference between mSwitch (formerly known as KeyCut) and the other applications is that this one is clean, and has...

  • BrainWave Music Control BrainWave Music Control

    BrainWave Music Control

    OnTheGo Platforms

    1687 ratings

    BrainWave Music Control Intro Love listening to music via your favorite music player (Pandora, iHeart, Spotify, Google Play Music, etc.)? Now you can control your favorite music players simply by using natural hand gestures. By downloading the...

  • flippr - flip widgets anywhere flippr - flip widgets anywhere

    flippr - flip widgets anywhere

    A Little Spark

    502 ratings

    About With flippr, your favorite widgets and shortcuts are always a touch away. Access your widgets while using any application or game without returning to the home screen! Check weather when playing your favorite game. Check your stock portfolio...

  • Heads-up Notifications Heads-up Notifications

    Heads-up Notifications

    36034 ratings

    With Heads-up, any device can get the heads-up notifications introduced in the Android 5.0 “Lollipop”, no root required. But according to Addictivetips, this app is much more than just a backport. And according to the users, this app is way bet...

  • Heads Up! - notifications Heads Up! - notifications

    Heads Up! - notifications

    Woodblock Without Co.

    1511 ratings

    Never miss your notifications! During the intensive game, or during hard work - Heads Up! will always save your day. This app will let you receive floating notifications from selected apps which you will be able to dismiss at any time, also...

  • WakeUp WakeUp



    998 ratings

    With this App you can activate the screen without using the Power Button. The screen turns off and the monitoring is activated when you use the Widget to lock the screen or put the device on a horizontal surface, such as the office desk; the...

  • QuickClick QuickClick



    5242 ratings

    Start any Action with a sequence of Volume Buttons clicks! ***ROOT IS NOT REQUIRED!*** - take a photo or a video - run Google Voice Search - run music actions: next or previous song - toggle flashlight on and off - record an audio - make a call -...

  • Open Mic+ Donate Open Mic+ Donate

    Open Mic+ Donate

    RSenApps Inc.

    1453 ratings

    As Featured on XDA, LifeHacker, SlashGear, Android Community, Android Headlines, Droid Life, Phone Arena, Android Spin, dotTech, AndroidInt'l, and more! Google Now, Everywhere. With Open Mic+ for Google Now, access all the commands from anywhere...

  • Attentive Legacy

    Attentive Legacy

    KvnX Dev

    1219 ratings

    Attentive Legacy - The first app which includes a Lockscreen, Banner & Flashy Notifications. Important notice: This version of Attentive is completely unlocked and it is including all functions! This app shows notifications to the right time....

  • CallHeads - phone call app CallHeads - phone call app

    CallHeads - phone call app


    1575 ratings

    We believe that we can fundamentally improve phone calls on smartphones. Ever been interruption from an app through a call? CallHeads (beta) will give you more control on what to do with a phone call when you are concurrently using an app. Instead...

  • Air Swiper Air Swiper

    Air Swiper

    Jiří Helmich

    2366 ratings

    This application allows you to work more effectively and faster with your phone. It makes your life easier as well as using your smartphone. It is very useful, when you have got dirty hands or you are in a car. Features: -Unlocking and locking...

  • Wave Control Pro Wave Control Pro

    Wave Control Pro


    389 ratings

    Control your music and video playback and calls with waves of your hand over your phone. No touching required. Control music with the screen off too. Works with your favorite music/streaming and video apps Get air gestures today on the phone you...

  • tipSkip tipSkip


    BusyBytes GmbH

    245 ratings

    Control your music playback with knocks on the front or back of your device! No headphones with remote? No problem! Just put the device in your pocket or on the table and use your hand or finger/s to knock on your device. NEW FEATURE: tipSkip...

  • Air Call-Accept free (Necta) Air Call-Accept free (Necta)

    Air Call-Accept free (Necta)

    Necta Apps

    24412 ratings

    With this app, you can effortlessly answer or reject your phone calls without even touching it! Using the proximity sensor on your phone, it detects when you wave your hands over the screen or when you place the phone to your ear. Especially...

  • Floating Toucher Floating Toucher

    Floating Toucher

    Digital Life International.

    21955 ratings

    Media Reviews "very well designed and polished app, from its concept and functionality, to the smooth and logical Holo interface". - XDA Developers "gives you a persistent, on-screen button (that you can drag around) to tap with a quick access...

  • Overlays - Float Everywhere Overlays - Float Everywhere

    Overlays - Float Everywhere

    Lior Iluz

    2530 ratings

    Overlays is an advanced multitasking/multi window tool that floats your widgets everywhere. Try it, it'll float your boat! Video Tutorials - Add your Overlays to profiles and...

  • Floating Widget Floating Widget

    Floating Widget

    Stephen Milone

    109 ratings

    Widgets are no longer only for your homescreen! Floating Widget lets you interact with any homescreen widget while you’re using any app on your device. Ever wish you could: - Control your local or streaming music without leaving your current app? - H...

  • Floatifications (Trial) Floatifications (Trial)

    Floatifications (Trial)

    Rob J

    6587 ratings

    Floatifications is a new and intuitive way to view your notifications. It can take a notification from any app and present it to you as a floating icon, similar to Facebook chat heads, but for any application. It even works in fullscreen mode (in...

  • DynamicNotifications DynamicNotifications


    Great Bytes Software

    41050 ratings

    Dynamic Notifications allows you to receive all of your notifications even when your screen is off. When you receive a new email/text message, the display will discreetly light up to let you know. You don’t need to unlock the device. If you want t...

  • Knock²+ V2 // Notifications

    Knock²+ V2 // Notifications

    KvnX Dev

    670 ratings

    // KNOCK²+ V2 - Get stylish notifications on the lockscreen! // Knock²+ V2 - oode: "..It is very similar to the ActiveNotifications™ you get on the Motrola X™ except you can have it on pretty much any device right now.." // THIS IS KNOCK²+ // Yo...