Posts From Will Verduzco

Will Verduzco
Will Verduzco 1733 posts

Will Verduzco is the Portal Administrator for the XDA-Developers Portal. He has been addicted to mobile technology since the HTC Wizard. But starting with the Nexus One, his gadget love affair shifted to Google's little green robot. He is also a Johns Hopkins University graduate in neuroscience and is now currently studying to become a physician.

Forums Added: LG G Flex 2, Asus ZenFone 2, Much More!

Here at XDA-Developers, we continually strive to do everything we can to encourage mobile development. Much of this revolves around providing tools for the third-party developers who call XDA home. To that end, we frequently add forums for new and exciting devices in the hopes of spurring aftermarket development. Today, we're happy to announce the...

FXP Team Delivers Lollipop to Various Xperia Devices!

From all of us here at XDA-Developers, we'd like to wish you Happy Holidays! If you celebrate Christmas, we hope you found many fun tech-related toys under your tree. And if so, we hope you make your device-specific forum your home away from home. But even if you don't celebrate the holiday or if you...

Indian OnePlus One to Ship Without Cyanogen OS After All

A little under two weeks ago, we first talked about an unfortunate situation whereby upcoming OnePlus One devices sold in India were rumored to ship without "Cyanogen OS" due to Cyanogen Inc. granting exclusive rights to their proprietary firmware in India to Micromax. Needless to say, this situation is less than ideal both for the...

Deodex Lollipop System Apps with Ease

Android 5.0 has been publicly available for a little over a month now, and although Lollipop hasn't quite made a significant dent in terms of market penetration, the OS has certainly gained steam among the power user and developer communities. We've seen a rather large spattering of ports to various devices, old and new alike,...

Spruce up Your Home Screens with Papuh Walls

Update: Links in this article have been temporarily removed while we look into various claims made against its developer.In its nearly six year lifespan, Android has gone from an unpolished mishmash of UI elements to a cohesive, Material Design-flavored sweet treat. And although UX chief Matias Duarte's handiwork has been felt since Android 2.3 Gingerbread, it...

CPU Spy Gets an Android Lollipop Makeover

At some point in the distant past, you probably heard of CPU Spy for Android by XDA Retired Recognized Developer storm717. We talked about it back when it was originally released quite a few years ago, and in the time since, the app has become a staple for those looking to fine tune both performance and...

Toggle Cell Radio 5.0 Micromanages Your Lollipop Connectivity

Not too long ago, we took a look at a handy little widget by XDA Senior Member cygery that let you control your WiFi connectivity status right from your home screen on Android 5.0 Lollipop. While ordinarily not too big of a deal, the previous offering filled a certain void that was created when Lollipop came...

Google Play Services 6.5 Updates Fit, Drive, and Wallet APIs

The last time we saw a major update to Google Play Services was back in September with the launch of Play Services 6.1. This update brought new ecommerse analytics tools, a tag manager, and an improved Drive API. Google Play Services 6.1 was then rolled out to all Play-enabled users via the Google Play Store...

Unlimited Screen Recorder Captures Screencasts on Lollipop

There are plenty of reasons why one would want to capture video from a mobile device. Perhaps you're showing a friend or parent how to perform a certain task on Android, or maybe you're in the mood to show off your skills in Angry Birds. Heck, you could even be a developer trying to educate...

Amaze File Manager is a Material-Compliant Root Browser

There are dozens upon dozens of powerful file managers available for Android. There are also quite a few file managers that aren't too painful to look at. Unfortunately, however, there aren't too many Android file managers that fall under both categories by being powerful and also a pleasure to look at. XDA Senior Member arpitkh96 hopes...

Toggle Data 5.0 Brings Data Toggle and More to Lollipop

Every time a new version of Android rolls around, there are undoubtedly plenty of applications that for some reason or another simply stop working. While some of these may be minor inconveniences to some, that isn't always the case. If you're a Type-A personality and you like micromanaging exactly when your mobile data is on...

Lollipop Factory Image for Nexus 7 (2012) WiFi Leaked!

It's been a little over a week since Google pushed the full Android 5.0 Lollipop source code to its AOSP servers. While the source code has lead to the rapid release of quite a few source-built ports for existing devices, many users are still eagerly awaiting the official updates.An implicit promise of the Google Nexus line...