The smartphone landscape is drastically changing its focus. What was once a North-America-centric monopoly of high-specification phones is now merely an afterimage of the past. The meat of the game is elsewhere now; emerging markets looking for good bang-for-buck are what OEMs are increasingly aiming towards, and in this new game the old players must adapt-or-die. Xiaomi has grown at one of the most notable rates in the industry, leading it to become the world's most valuable start-up; and its...
Google I/O 2013 Keynote Recap, Cydia Comes to Android, Touchpal XDA Exclusive Beta – XDA Developer TV
Lets talk about what happened at the keynote at Google I/O 2013. That and more are covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week’s news is the announcement that Cydia Substrate by Saurik has been released for Android and Touchpal Keyboard has an Exclusive Beta on XDA.
Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA Developer TV. XDA Developer TV Producer Kevin gave us a part two of his tutorials on Llama Locations, AdamOutler tore apart and jailbroke his Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 and TK released an Android App review of Buzz Launcher. Pull up a chair and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- TouchPal Keyboard Launches Exclusive Beta on XDA
- Cydia Substrate Released by Saurik for Android
- Google I/O 2013 Keynote Notes
- Updated Requirements for Recognized Developer Applications
- Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Unboxed the XDA Way – XDA Developer TV
- Tasker Alternative: Intermediate Llama Location Trigger Phone Activities – XDA Developer TV
- Android App Review: To Infinity and Beyond with Buzz Launcher – XDA Developer TV
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