Wear is said to not offer enough for mass adoption, even though its been in the market for over 9 months. I personally have a Gear Live which I purchased 8 months ago, and my experience with it has had its ups and downs throughout my time with it. For the longest time, I was not able to recommend the platform to anyone. Since then, a lot of updates have hit Wear watches, some improving battery life, others changing the...
BBC Olympics on any Android, more Jelly Bean Alphas, and User Switching on Jelly Bean ROMs – XDA Developer TV
Today, Jordan talks about some exciting and important news from the XDA Portal. Jordan talks about the ability to install the BBC Olympics Application anywhere in the world. Jordan mentions XDA Elite Recognized Developer and TV Producer AdamOutler‘s Google Accessory Development Kit (ADK) 2012 unboxing video and other XDA Developer TV videos.
In CyanogenMod 10 news, Jordan mentions the alpha release for the seven Xperia devices. Also, in Jelly Bean news, the GSM EVO 3D, Xperia Play and Optimus GT540 get Android 4.1. Jordan talks about profile switching for Jelly Bean article as well.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Jelly Bean for the GSM EVO 3D, Xperia Play and Optimus GT540
- CM10 Alpha Builds for 7 Xperia Devices
- Get the Official BBC Olympic App Outside the UK
- Switch User Profiles on Jelly Bean
- Keep Your Phone Awake with SmartStay Ex – XDA Developers TV
- Keep the Triangle Away with TriangleAway – XDA Developer TV
- Google Accessory Development Kit (ADK) 2012 Unboxed the XDA Way – XDA Developer TV
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SlimRoms' website has been experiencing technical difficulties for the last month or so, but it's good to know the team is working hard and is still on top of things. The SlimRoms GitHub repos are getting updated with some major changes showing up. Most notably, some projects are getting a new 5.1 branch: lp5.1! A new, revamped and open source website is also in the works, with a look inspired by material design. We also got a tip about an...
Wireless charging is becoming more and more common as many OEMs are now starting to include this feature in their flagships. There are already dozens of wireless chargers to choose from on the market today, but quality definitely varies. For those of you who charge your devices wirelessly, let us know which charger is your favorite and why.