April Fools Day is once again upon us and as usual, tech companies everywhere have not failed to keep us entertained. With a trove of fantastic faux product launches and even some real product launches that were taken as April Fools jokes, people have been busy releasing their hilarious ideas. With many of these jokes being nostalgic and some even being functional it's easy to appreciate the spirit behind them. Samsung Galaxy Blade Edge In a reference to the Galaxy...
Have a XOOM and Want a Functional SD Slot? We’ve Got You Covered!
Tired of waiting for Motorola to enable SD Card functionality in your XOOM? Luckily, XDA forum member Bigrushdog felt the same way and decided to do something about it. In the latest revision of his Tiamat overclocked kernel for the Motorola XOOM, he has accomplished exactly that.
- SD Card enabled! Look for “sdcard2″ in root. Same install instructions as 1.1.6
- Huge thanks to kcrudup for ideas on gpio and “mount at boot” service. You da man!
- Thanks onicrom for helping with diagnostics and testing!
- Thanks cayniarb, bcnice20, and stiffspliff for teaching me so much!
Want to get some SD Card action before Motorola decides to send it your way? The installation instructions are a little bit involved, so be sure to continue on to the original thread!
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The beginning of April is dominated by April Fools. There are jokes and pranks everywhere, which are meant to fool people. This news is no joke though, as Google has pushed the shiny red button to send out over-the-air updates to supported devices. Well, sort of, as only a few of available Nexus devices got updates to Android 5.1. Here's a list of OTAs that can be downloaded and flashed by stock recoveries. You can find guides on how to revert...
Once again, we have arrived on the most magical of holidays - the annual unveiling of HalfLife 3, and day on which co-workers believe it is appropriate to duct tape air horns behind doors. I speak, of course, about April Fools Day. As has become their custom, Google launched lighthearted "pranks" for each of their various services (with other tech sites and vendors following suit), and we have done our best to round up the humorous products and tweaks surfacing thus far....