XDA forum member Cyanogen‘s custom ROM CyanogenMod has been a force to be reckoned with since its first appearance on XDA, back in 2009. Since then, Cyanogen’s offerings have evolved not only in version number, but also in the scope of included features. Jump past the break for more.
Now rocking Release Candidate 3 status, CyanogenMod 7 is back and better than ever. According to the CyanogenMod Wiki:
CyanogenMod (/sɪˈænoʊdʒəŋmäd/) is a customized, aftermarket firmware distribution for select Android devices. Based on the Android Open Source Project, CyanogenMod is designed to increase performance and reliability over Android-based ROMs released by vendors and carriers such as Google, TMobile, HTC, etc. CyanogenMod also offers a variety features & enhancements that are not currently found in these versions of Android.
This multi-device ROM offers features including, but not limited to: