CyanogenMod 12 Nightlies are now available for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is the announcement of factory images for the YU Yureka and be sure to check out the article talking about Microsoft investing in Cyanogen, Inc! That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA...
Cics Live WallPaper Collection For Android
You can never have too many Live WallPapers to choose from on your Android device, and here’s more in the form of a collection of 9 wallpapers from XDA forum member adam2010.
The collection features a theme of coloured lines running across the screen, with different backgrounds and slight tweaks on the lines on each LWP. The XDA member states that if you watch closely you can see the glass background on the LWP, with the carbon LWP having different effects such as colour changes.
Touching the lines on screen brings up additional lines, and line formats featuring liquid effects.
To try the LWP for yourself, head on over to the application thread. The collection is available for free.
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