Previously I talked about the Pebble Time Kickstarter, and why I thought it was the most practical smartwatch to buy in 2015, and that I decided to be an early backer on Kickstarter. Well as of this morning an interesting development has come from my - currently - favorite smartwatch company. They will release the Pebble Time Steel variant alongside the regular Pebble, instead of say a whole release cycle down the road. The accompanying announcement along with the Steel,...
Cowon D3 Style Clock Widget For Android
XDA forum member marc22 saw a picture of the Cowon D3 Android MP3 player, liked the clock and posted a request thread for someone to build the widget.
The first member to have a go successfully was XDA member rsmartin. The dev spent an evening playing around with the Android widget API and built a clock widget in the style of the Cowon D3. Not only that but he built a collection of widgets in that style. Confirmed to be working on the Desire and Dream.
For those of you interested in developing a widget yourselves, the XDA dev has helpfully posted the source code on github.
Head on over to the application thread to download the apks and the link to the source code.
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The LG G Pro Lite D680 is a budget phone that was released in 2013 alongside the LG Optimus G Pro, LG's 2013 flagship device. Unfortunately, it hasn't received much development attention so far… but XDA Recognized Developer laufersteppenwolf has now released an unsecured boot.img along with a CWM recovery. This is despite the bootloader being locked (which means there's no need for you to void your warranty!), and marks the first step towards custom ROM and kernel development for...
Samsung's latest and greatest, the Galaxy S6 Edge, is drastically different from any Samsung flagship that has come before it. The Korean giant took a very different approach when designing this little beast, creating quite the debate among android enthusiasts about whether this is really the next big thing or not. Is the Galaxy S6 Edge true innovation, or Samsung's desperate attempt to be different? Let us know what you think!