Shake

Shake


With this app, you no longer have to turn on the screen and look for the camera app just when you really need it!

This application allows you to shake your phone in order to trigger various actions! Even if your screen is off, you can still shake it, and it'll work!

The possible actions are:

• Run any application like Gmail, Facebook, Whatsapp and more.
• Turn flashlight on / off.
• Control music player: skip track, start the player etc.
• Call a contact
• Show recent used apps.
• Change ringer mode - ring / vibrate / silent.
• Expand the status bar.
• Turn screen on.
• Turn 3G on / off.
• Turn Wifi on / off.
• Turn auto rotate on / off.
• Turn auto brightness on / off.
• Turn speaker on / off (during a call).
• Turn flight mode on / off.
• Turn bluetooth on / off.
• Turn GPS on / off.

You can shake your phone horizontally or vertically, each can be set to trigger a different action.

Features:

• Control the shake sensor sensitivity level.
• The shake can work even when the screen is off.
• You can choose to start the application's service at phone startup.
• Choose your favorite shake mode: simple, advance or pro
• Available vibration feedback for the shake.

FAQ

Q: How much battery Shake is consuming?
A: If you enable the "battery saving mode" option then the battery consumption is very low. If you enable "Active when screen is off" option then the consumption is high. Note the restrictions that appear when you enable these options.

Q: How can I avoid opening something by an accidental shake?
A: You can set the Shake service to work only when screen is on, you can also control the sensitivity of the shake.

Q: I have a problem that sometimes the shake works and sometimes not.
A: You need to set the sensor sensitivity higher. Also make sure the app's service is running.

Q: How can I hide the notification icon on the status bar?
A: Pull down the notification bar. Long press the notification until a box appears. Hit the box that says, “App Info.” Uncheck the box for “Show Notifications.”

Q: How to make the "control music player" action to work on my custom music player?
A: This feature is only working with the default music player

Recent changes:
IMPORTANT NOTE: MAKE SURE THE SERVICE STATE IS ON AFTER EVERY UPDATE!

Version 1.7.4
- Bug fixes

Version 1.7.2
- New action added: call a contact
- Fixed bug of service turning off by itself occasionally when battery saving mode is on
- Fixed bug of turning screen on twice in a row

Version 1.7.1
- Minor fixes
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About Shake
With this app, you no longer have to turn on the screen and look for the camera app just when you really need it!

This application allows you to shake your phone in order to trigger various actions! Even if your screen is off, you can still shake it, and it'll work!

The possible actions are:

• Run any application like Gmail, Facebook, Whatsapp and more.
• Turn flashlight on / off.
• Control music player: skip track, start the player etc.
• Call a contact
• Show recent used apps.
• Change ringer mode - ring / vibrate / silent.
• Expand the status bar.
• Turn screen on.
• Turn 3G on / off.
• Turn Wifi on / off.
• Turn auto rotate on / off.
• Turn auto brightness on / off.
• Turn speaker on / off (during a call).
• Turn flight mode on / off.
• Turn bluetooth on / off.
• Turn GPS on / off.

You can shake your phone horizontally or vertically, each can be set to trigger a different action.

Features:

• Control the shake sensor sensitivity level.
• The shake can work even when the screen is off.
• You can choose to start the application's service at phone startup.
• Choose your favorite shake mode: simple, advance or pro
• Available vibration feedback for the shake.

FAQ

Q: How much battery Shake is consuming?
A: If you enable the "battery saving mode" option then the battery consumption is very low. If you enable "Active when screen is off" option then the consumption is high. Note the restrictions that appear when you enable these options.

Q: How can I avoid opening something by an accidental shake?
A: You can set the Shake service to work only when screen is on, you can also control the sensitivity of the shake.

Q: I have a problem that sometimes the shake works and sometimes not.
A: You need to set the sensor sensitivity higher. Also make sure the app's service is running.

Q: How can I hide the notification icon on the status bar?
A: Pull down the notification bar. Long press the notification until a box appears. Hit the box that says, “App Info.” Uncheck the box for “Show Notifications.”

Q: How to make the "control music player" action to work on my custom music player?
A: This feature is only working with the default music player

Recent changes:
IMPORTANT NOTE: MAKE SURE THE SERVICE STATE IS ON AFTER EVERY UPDATE!

Version 1.7.4
- Bug fixes

Version 1.7.2
- New action added: call a contact
- Fixed bug of service turning off by itself occasionally when battery saving mode is on
- Fixed bug of turning screen on twice in a row

Version 1.7.1
- Minor fixes
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
May 14, 2015
Like Best
A Google User
May 3, 2015
Nice Shaker Been looking for this great app for so long ☺
A Google User
May 1, 2015
Very good idea, but ... When on, seems to use cpu more than expected. Will stick with the google widget and the on/off button for time being on the 2013 nexus 7.
A Google User
May 1, 2015
The app is good. Let me ask something My power button does not work tried to install this app and hell! It works awesome now i can light up my screen. Here's my another Q. How to do a shake to screen shot effect
A Google User
Apr 27, 2015
Nice
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