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Screen blend function like Photoshop?

I have an image that has black pixels I'd like to Screen out like in Photoshop's Screen Blend mode. Does Android have a similar function? This video shows Screen being applied to the layer with ...
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lower the graphics of a game/app so it's less laggy?

I own a couple cheap Android phones, and I'd like to still make use out of them. However, some apps lag because their visual quality is too high for the phone. I think my phone is already at the ...
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Android-x86 8.1: graphical glitches

I can install android-x86-8.1-rc1.iso, but when I boot it looks like this: What can i do to fix this? PS: I installed it directly to my Root-Server. Virtualization is activated and already works ...
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How can I fix a blurry/pixelated EditText cursor knob?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S8+ that has been rooted. This issue developed quite some time ago, but I tried to ignore it. However, when I looked at it the other day—after a system crash, to be precise—it ...
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Samsung S5 Graphics Error under Lineage [duplicate]

I just got a refurbished S5 and installed the latest Lineage OS (lineage-14.1-20171123-nightly-klte-signed on it. Most of the time everything works normal. Sometimes, however, the graphics gets really ...
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How to extract icons/iconography from APKs

I just want to know if it's possible to break open an APK (say from Facebook, Twitter, Periscope, Instagram, YouTube) to get their unique iconography sets (for personal UX concept works and uses only, ...
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Can I adjust the graphics memory allocation on my phone?

My current phone is advertised as having 3GB of RAM. Under Settings/Memory Total Memory is listed as 2.8GB. I recently saw a newer phone with a more modern System-On-a-Chip with 4GB of RAM. Total ...
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How does the android graphics stack work?

I know that Android is based on Linux. On a desktop machine, you have an X server which coordinates all the screen activity. Some Linux distributions are working on switching to something other than X ...
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LOTS of red pixels Meizu M2

I've had lots of red pixels with my Meizu M2 (Flyme 5.1.6.0G) when I increased luminosity I tried JScreenFix with luminosity at 100% but I just got some more when luminosity is at 0%... Anyone knows ...
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Broken graphics on some games

On my Samsung Galaxy Core Prime VE, running Android 5.1.1, the game's graphics are not displayed, but the sound plays. This happens as soon as the game starts. What might be causing this and how can ...
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Do android games use the graphic card on a laptop?

I installed Android on my laptop as dual boot with indows 8.1 (I am not talking about virtualization or emulators). I have 1 GB NVIDIA graphic card on my laptop. So does Android use my graphic card ...
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How do I know if my device's GPU (or graphics driver) is of subpar quality?

The other day I got a new tablet. It's an Insignia Flex 10.1, a bargain Best Buy brand. A tablet's a tablet, though. Then I noticed, across several apps, this weird texture bleeding: (Click image ...
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Nexus 7 (2013) stutters while playing games

My Nexus 7 device runs smoothly, until I try to play games with it. Whenever I try to play games such as Real Racing 3 or Riptide GP 2, it runs somewhat smoothly, but stutters randomly. I ran some ...
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Can anyone explain all these Developer Options?

Can anyone explain these developer options? Force GPU rendering Disable non-rectangular clip ops Force 4X MSAA Disable HW overlays What are the possible effects that can be seen in my device by ...
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Why is “Force GPU rendering” disabled by default Developer options?

Why is this feature disabled? When I turn it on, many apps and become snappy and awesome with smooth graphics. Seems like it'd be nice if it was enabled by default. The linked article in this ...
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How to change Android default-natural orientation?

I have my device running android Jellybean 4.2.2 with Landscape as the default/natural orientation. How can I change the default/natural orientation of the same to portrait? Here is what I have ...
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Icon Editor for Android platform

I was looking for an app that would let me create and edit icons on my Android device. It actually doesn't need to be able to open .ICO files or anything like that, but rather normal image files like ...
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Androidify does not show correct graphic on my device

Androidify from Google that uses svg-android library, shows broken graphics when running on my low-cost Chinese tablet (Android 4.2.2). Look here: Is someone else facing the same issue? How can I fix ...
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What is the name of the GUI Android uses/has used?

Like the GUI controlling home sreen and app icons, etc. How or what is this called that renders thia?
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How to re flash android 2.3?

I have a Galaxy POP running android 2.3 Ginger Bread. Recently the display of my phone got messed up. The lower part of the screen just turns white with a some black dots on it. The touch on that part ...
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Vector Graphics Illustrator

I am sorry if this is not the right place, but I didn't know where else to ask and I can't find an acceptable answer anywhere online. I'm considering getting a tablet and would really prefer an ...
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X3D format viewer for Android

Is there any X3D format viewer for Android platform ?
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Run X11 natively via Chroot in Android?

Is it possible to run X11 natively in Android via Chroot ? Without any kind of VNC ? Thanks.
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Is there a way to lower GPU load from Ice Cream Sandwich?

I have seen some mentions (including here on Android SE) that Ice Cream Sandwich may not necessarily run optimally (e.g. will be slow/lag) on devices with slower/older GPUs. I assume that's due to ...
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Gameloft Game Graphics problem

I installed a Gameloft game Brother in Arms. But the graphics of the game is shown as below. Use 2.3.3 on Samsung S2 Any idea why its not being displayed ?
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Is it possible to use an Android device as X11 server for a remote machine over SSH?

When my desktop computer is up, I can connect to it with my notebook, even over the internet (I've set up my router to forward SSH to my desktop computer). My desktop computer runs GNU/Linux (Ubuntu ...