Android and openness is something we talk about all the time, but the recent developments in the industry point towards inherent flaws with this very premise. Be it from bloggers, political institutions or corporations, Android is seemingly not open enough. The “War on Openness” is ironically becoming an open war, where many players are increasing their stakes and scope to try and land a bigger hold - or at the very least, restrict Google’s - on what is the world’s...
How To Transfer your CoPilot from WinMo to Android
Are you an HD2 owner who invested 30 bucks or more in a licensed copy of CoPilot 8? Are you now enjoying the benefits of running Android on your HD2? Heard the news that GPS has been fixed by those clever devs for HD2 Android and thinking “darn! I wish my WinMo copy would work on Android….”?
Well, XDA forum member jonboyuk has discovered that it is possible to transfer your legally purchased copy for WinMo to Android!
You’ll need a legally purchased copy of CoPilot 8 for WinMo including license key and the latest version of CoPilot 8 for Android (now compatible with FroYo). The XDA member states that you will need to deactivate your WinMo license and put it into your Android copy.
For more information and the detailed steps, take a look at the forum thread.
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Smartphone cameras have advanced so tremendously over the past few years that they have almost completely replaced point and shoot digital cameras for the most of us. Furthermore, since our smartphones are always with us, the majority of us end up taking tons of photos throughout the lifespan of our devices. But what happens to all the old photos you take? Do you store them on an external hard-drive or keep them backed up to an online cloud service like Flickr? Let us know what your favorite way of storing old photos is and why.
Before the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop, the Holo Design guidelines served as the official reference for Android design, right from IceCream Sandwich to KitKat. However, updates to the guidelines were few and far between, leading to a lack of synchronization between Android design and current UI/UX trends. Google seems to have learned from their mistake the last time around, and earlier this week, a significant update was released for the Material Design guidelines, marking the second revision in less...