Ever since custom recoveries and roms became popular, nandroid backups have been the fall back method for all android enthusiasts, irrespective of their confidence levels. They allow easy backup and restore in case things go wrong, which happens invariably when a modification is being tested. With that being said, how relevant are Nandroid Backups to this day? Back in 2011, when the world of Android was being awed by the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S2, a little modification made its appearance...
DINIK Anastasia Dialer, Slider & Icons
One of the great strengths of the Windows Mobile platform is the ability for users to customise their interface to their heart’s content.
XDA-dev member dinik has released a cosmetic modification to the HTC HD2 dialer, adding polished glass buttons to match his iconset and slider. The iconset has a massive 252 icons, replacing all of the stock HD2 icons as well as a large proportion of popular third-party programs.
The dialer is available in white, black and carbon flavours, and there are versions for both WM6.5 and WM6.5.3 with the bigger bottom bar.
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