We've received mixed reports about switching to ART but it seems that the majority of users who make the jump see some type of improvement. But just how noticeable is this improvement in app performance? Let us know if switching to ART has brought noticeable changes to your device's performance.
DOSBox Running Perfectly on Vibrant!
Those of you who are interested in running emulators on your mobile Android devices may be interested to learn that XDA forum member keenerb, has managed to get DOSBox running perfectly on his Samsung Vibrant.
For those that are not familiar with DOSBox, it is an emulator software that emulates an IBM PC compatible computer running MS-DOS, and can run old MS-DOS games.
The XDA member has DOSBox running inside his old Debian chroot that has been migrated from his old MT3G and Cliq. The emulator seems to run quite well playing some old SSI gold box games and various Ultima games just fine.
To find out more, check out the modification thread.
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