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Tasker briefly disappears from the Play Store due to automated removal

Tasker briefly disappears from the Play Store due to automated removal

Google's automated app review system strikes again Tasker is one of the most popular power-user tools for Android, giving people the ability to automate many functions. As great as the app is, Tasker
Tasker picks up support for on-device ADB shell commands in v5.9.2 update

Tasker picks up support for on-device ADB shell commands in v5.9.2 update

Some fun customization apps make use of ADB commands to work their magic, which usually means tediously plugging your phone into a computer set up with the required drivers and sending those commands

Tasker 5.9.2 just rolled out, now allows toot actions sans root

The latest update to Tasker is now available. From Tasker 5.9.beta.8 back in November to Tasker 5.9 the following month, we’re now moving to Tasker 5.9.2. This one though is only in beta but it offers

Tasker 5.9 update now available for download

Tasker regularly receives updates whether minor or major. The last one was released last month and that is the Tasker 5.9.beta.8–a preview of the new version just announced. Tasker 5.9 is now ready
Tasker v5.9 exits beta with Logcat events, improved location and camera tools

Tasker v5.9 exits beta with Logcat events, improved location and camera tools

If you need to automate something on your Android phone, you can be confident Tasker can handle it. While the app has always been good with updates, the new management, aka joaomgcd of AutoApps fame,
Tasker beta can react to Logcat entries, opening up a whole new set of actions

Tasker beta can react to Logcat entries, opening up a whole new set of actions

Tasker has always been an incredibly versatile and useful tool letting you automate your phone and even your smart home. The latest beta, 5.9.beta.8, makes the app even more powerful: It has gained

Tasker 5.9.beta.8 released, APK ready for download

Tasker has been around for over five years now. It’s been getting regular and huge updates that include new features and bug fixes. The last one we featured was in August when the app was updated to
How to enable Rules on Android 10 with root

How to enable Rules on Android 10 with root

Before Android 10's official release, an automation feature called "Rules" was discovered during the beta phase that many hoped would make its way into the final build of the OS. Although it didn't
Tasker recipe lets you sync Do Not Disturb status across your devices using Join

Tasker recipe lets you sync Do Not Disturb status across your devices using Join

If you're an Android enthusiast, you might have more than one device running the OS in your possession, and you might have AutoApps' Tasker and Join set up to automate a number of things across them.
[Update: Live for some] Hints for Tasker-like Settings Rules surface on Android Q

[Update: Live for some] Hints for Tasker-like Settings Rules surface on Android Q

Update 1: 2019/07/15 5:20am PDT Our friends at XDA Developers took a deep dive into Rules on the recently released Android Q Beta 5. Apparently, the Tasker imitation is already fully functional
[Update: New Join beta APK] Latest Tasker and Join betas include workaround to bring back clipboard syncing from Android 10 devices

[Update: New Join beta APK] Latest Tasker and Join betas include workaround to bring back clipboard syncing from Android 10 devices

Update 1: 2019/10/09 10:23am PDT Beta updated to fix OnePlus 7 Pro, scroll issues Google has made the clipboard manager app an untenable proposition in Android 10 with the reclassification of a
Latest Tasker and Join betas include workaround to bring back clipboard syncing from Android 10 devices

Latest Tasker and Join betas include workaround to bring back clipboard syncing from Android 10 devices

Google has made the clipboard manager app an untenable proposition in Android 10 with the reclassification of a system permission vital to how it works. But João Dias is persisting: the maker of
Tasker v5.8.5 rolls out with dark theme control for Android 10

Tasker v5.8.5 rolls out with dark theme control for Android 10

Google has finally seen fit to give us a dark theme in Android 10, but there's very little to the functionality aside from the quick settings toggle. There's not even so much as a schedule for turning
Miss the Spotify widget? You can bring it back with Tasker and KWGT

Miss the Spotify widget? You can bring it back with Tasker and KWGT

Update 1: 2019/08/16 9:56am PDT João tells us that AutoNotification is required for album artwork to function, which explains why it didn't work for us, so you'll need to install it for that

Updated Tasker allows chat heads for any messaging app

A few weeks ago the Tasker 5.8 update and its APK were made ready for download. That was after a few months of waiting since the update that brought WaveNet Voices and Keyboard Action, long press

Tasker 5.8 update now available, APK ready for download

It was only in April when Tasker 5.7 was released. We see to it that we take note of important updates. The newest Tasker 5.8 is here with several enhancements for Bluetooth, apps, music, backup, and
Tasker updated to v5.8 with new features for third-party apps, Bluetooth, and more

Tasker updated to v5.8 with new features for third-party apps, Bluetooth, and more

When you need to automate something on your phone, there's a good chance Tasker can do it. You just need to learn how to use it. Now, the app can do even more things, assuming you have the patience to
[Update: Functional in Beta 5] Hints for Tasker-like Settings Rules surface on Android Q

[Update: Functional in Beta 5] Hints for Tasker-like Settings Rules surface on Android Q

Update 1: 2019/07/15 5:20am PDT Our friends at XDA Developers took a deep dive into Rules on the recently released Android Q Beta 5. Apparently, the Tasker imitation is already fully functional
Scrypted is like Tasker for home automation, integrates with Google Home, Alexa, and HomeKit

Scrypted is like Tasker for home automation, integrates with Google Home, Alexa, and HomeKit

There are a plethora of different home automation platforms like SmartThings, HomeKit, Wink, Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and many more. Some of them play together nicely, but once you're mixing and
Hints for Tasker-like Settings Rules surface on Android Q

Hints for Tasker-like Settings Rules surface on Android Q

Android has always been known as a system open to deep integrations with third-party applications, allowing us to automate our devices through services like Tasker and IFTTT. However, Google intends