Join us in a fun Sunday Debate on Cyanogen Inc. Come with your opinions and feel free to read some of our thoughts, then pick your side or play devil’s advocate to get your voice heard and engage in friendly discussion. You can read our food-for-thought or jump straight into the fray below! CyanogenMod is widely recognized across XDA for its solid performance, great feature set and far-reaching (and also long-lasting) support for all sorts of devices, from...
Auto-Patcher Kicks Performance and Privacy into High Gear
As many Android users know, modifying a custom ROM you did not build can sometimes be cumbersome. What’s worse is that with newer iterations of the OS, many older modifications including V6 Supercharger and PDroid don’t quite work out of the box. Thanks to XDA Forum Members mateorod and pastime1971, loading both has been made easier, thanks to their latest application: Auto-Patcher.
Simply load up your Linux box (yes this script is only for Linux at present), run the application, select your ROM and modifications desired, and Auto-Patcher completes the modifications for you, ensuring that the optimal versions of the modifications are applied to your ROM. Once completed, just flash the ROM as you normally would, and enjoy the faster, safer experience that awaits you.
So head on over to the original thread and have a go at the guide.
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There are tons of choices to choose from when looking for a great alarm app for Android. While the stock Clock app for AOSP does the job, it may lack some of the more advanced features from competitors. Let us know what your favorite alarm clock app is for Android and why.
Did you watch Apple's VP draw on his wrist during the Apple Watch announcement and wonder "why can't my Wear watch do that?" In typical XDA fashion, one enterprising forum member has brought similar functionality to Android Wear with a twist; it works on phones and watches alike, with other platforms on the way! The app is called Pinsy, and its release debut is a strong proof of concept with plenty of room to grow. You may remember the developer behind this project, XDA...