Last year, the launch of the OnePlus One, dubbed 'the flagship killer', visibly shook the foundations of the mobile OEM sphere, with OnePlus delivering high-end flagships specs at a very affordable price. The initial launch phase was met with mixed feelings after a few controversial marketing tactics, but they eventually gave way to strong sales figures. Earlier this week, OnePlus went on to unveil the successor to the One, and while the device continues to offer top-of-the-line specs at...
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It's Wednesday, and that means Google app updates. Today sees Google+ receiving a minor upgrade to version 6.0, which brings with it a host of delightful animations, and highly optimizes the scrolling experience within your stream.
Crafted with care using Paint, Crapcons icon pack has received a massive update that adds 160 new icons and 5 new wallpapers in addition to a host of bug fixes, pushing the total count to over 2700 crap-inspired icons and 40 wallpapers.
Packing over 300 individually created icons, Pride brings a marvelous look to your device in the form of flat-inspired icons with a gradient twist applied to them, in addition to a bunch of beautiful wallpapers to match. The pack is free to download on Google Play, and includes an icon request tool for unthemed apps.
SciFi for CM12 aims to bring a complete futuristic overhaul to your device, in the form of glowing blue UI elements, looking like something straight out of a science fiction movie, and is available in Lite and Pro versions, with varying degrees of styling, and covers a large number of apps and system elements.
Smartphone theft protection and security has become a serious concern as of late, with numerous official solutions such as Google Device Manager arising in addition to third-party ones like Cerberus and Comodo. One such official solution is Sony's My Xperia app, which functions similarly to Device Manager, allowing you to locate, lock, factory reset or ring your device. However, all is not well with Sony's Theft Protection, as it has recently come to light that using the service prevents users...
Android as a platform has always been about its open source nature and the freedom it provides to the end user. From simple modifications like icon packs to more extreme ones like the MultiROM project, each passing day sees the community produce something new, something wonderful that further enforces the platform's openness. In what can only be deemed a project deep into the extreme end of the modding spectrum, XDA Senior Member ycavan took to the forums earlier today to...
Paradox is a beautifully crafted theme for CM12/12.1 based ROMs by XDA Senior Member zTweaked that brings an elegant gray and orange color scheme to your device. The theme is free to download, and extensively themes a large number of apps and system elements.
Flinx is a beautifully crafted theme by XDA Senior Member Faaiz Puthawala that brings a dark UI and a host of colorful eye-catching icons to your device. Theming almost every component of the systemand packing over 200 icons, Flinx is free to download and works with any CM12/12.1 based ROM.