Tasker

Getting into AutoVoice’s many methods of implementation
Unlocking the power of your voice

Getting into AutoVoice’s many methods of implementation

Ara Wagoner 30

Tasker does a lot. And it does even more with plugins, of which the unofficial king is AutoVoice. AutoVoice brings new worlds of functionality to Tasker and whatever device it runs on. On newer phones, AutoVoice can add to the hands-free functions of Google Now with little effort. On older phones, AutoVoice can replicate much of Google Now and its hands-free functions. And while I've...

Advanced automation and integration in Tasker
Advance your phone. Advance your life.

Advanced automation and integration in Tasker

Ara Wagoner 51

I love Tasker. And I say it a lot. I say it so much that my keyboard's prediction now pops up Tasker after I type the word love. And Tasker can do a lot. A whole lot. But in order to do it, it needs to be programmed or you need to stick a button on your home screen, or a gesture control. I covered voice controls last time, and today, rather than using them for media controls, we'll be...

A few more things to help Tasker newbies (or old Tasker fogg
When you turn the gear just right…

A few more things to help Tasker newbies (or old Tasker fogg

Ara Wagoner 19

Another day, another task We've covered Tasker and the very basics of how to use it, and now, it's time for you to start playing a little bit on your own. Think of Tasker as a toy as much as a tool and you can really let loose and have fun in it. Voice controls, plugins and a little ingenuity can turn your phone into your butler, your study buddy, and your best friend. Now, today I'm...