More and more smartphone manufacturers have been moving towards on-screen buttons, with Google really pushing for it over the physical button alternative. However, there are still a few OEMs (we're looking at you, Samsung) that have preferred to keep things a bit more traditional. Tell us which way you prefer and why.
Another Wallpaper Collection Thread
The wallpaper collection threads have been giving a lot of help to people looking for a little change in their phone’s appearance. This thread contains links to many different wallpaper files for a new look on your device.
I have some of these going on on my device, the wallpapers look very nice mixed with some themes for TouchFlo 3D and Sense UI. This also works with the transparent look of Windows Mobile 6.5.
The wallpaper list includes many things, find the thread to find your look.
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