Posts From Leddy

Anastasia End-Key for HD2

The "Quick List" application that loads on a long press of the end call/power key was a very sensible extension of the power button's functionality, especially on a WinMo device with as few buttons as the HD2.However many have found it both useful and lacking; while a data connection toggle is included, the arguably more...

X2 1% Increment Battery Icon

The default battery icon for Windows Mobile 6.5.3 only shows 4 levels. If you have found this inadequate or frustrating, then XDA member gtrab has a solution.He has used Ethermind's 1% increment battery driver (originally developed for the X1, which also reported battery level in 10% increments) and has re-sized his own battery level icons...

XPERIA X2 ROM Region Change

Although there hasn't been a SPL for the X2 (and hence no custom ROMs), xda-devs member hertell has posted a method of spoofing the X2's region code, which allows X2 owners to flash (officially released) ROMs that weren't designed for their original country.This method has been used to change X2s to GENERIC_UK, in order to...

Cookie’s CommMgr. Widget Extension

Xda-devs member myslee-ovi has developed a mod to complement the current version (1.7.1) of Cookie's Home Tab. Currently, it is in a prerelease stage and adds the connection toggles from the Connection Manager onto the home tab's quick launch area.The HTC Hero-inspired clock (as seen in screenshot) is also included as a separate download. Originally posted...

LateReader: A WinMo Read It Later App

One of the really great things about the Windows Mobile community is that there's always skilled devs willing to step up to the plate.Read It Later is a service which allows you to create and sync a list of content from the web to save and read at a more convenient time. Noting the...

XPERIA X10 ROM Extracted & Rooted

For those users who have been eagerly waiting for the floodgates for custom ROMs to open on their XPERIA X10, xda-devs member jerpelea has good news for you- he has achieved root access on the X10, by patching the boot script and flashing it back to the phone.He already has provided the files for flashing,...

XPERIA X2 Fora on XDA

If you are a Sony Ericsson XPERIA X2 owner who is tired of living under the X1's roof on XDA-developers, then we've got great news for you: We've set up a forum dedicated to the X2 today!Threads relating to the X2 have been moved from the X1 forum for easy access. The new X2 forum...

NGTV White Taskbar Iconset

Hot on the heels of his black BW Taskbar set, xda-devs member dafunk2 has released a white taskbar icon set for Windows Mobile 6.5 and 6.5.x.The graphics are similar to his black set, but they have been selectively inverted to match the white theme. Originally posted by dafunk2This taskbar is my mod from original Bilbobrian's (Brian's)...

New Windows Phone 7 ROM Image Released

A new build (6176) of the Windows Phone 7 OS image (for the x86 emulator) has been released with the Windows Phone Developer Tools CTP Refresh, and xda-devs member RustyGrom has unlocked it using the same method as for the old (6077) ROM image in the SDK.We're still playing with it, but so far (compared...

BW Taskbar Icons & Wait Animation

Building on the work of bilbobrian, xda-devs member dafunk2 has released a set of black taskbar icons for both Windows Mobile 6.5 and 6.5.x.While a lot of the icons were originally done by Brian, I've got to hand it to dafunk for what I think is the most impressive part of this set; the wait/busy...

Windows Phone 7-style Notifications

With Windows Phone 7 looming on the horizon, many Windows Mobile users have been wanting to get a taste of the Windows Phone 7 interface on their existing device. Xda-devs member Jaxbot has released a WP7-style notifications app to complement his Windows Phone 7 theme. While the theme is still largely experimental and is made...

DINIK Anastasia Dialer, Slider & Icons

One of the great strengths of the Windows Mobile platform is the ability for users to customise their interface to their heart's content.XDA-dev member dinik has released a cosmetic modification to the HTC HD2 dialer, adding polished glass buttons to match his iconset and slider. The iconset has a massive 252 icons, replacing all of...