According to engadget (citing TouchPal as well as an internal source), HTC aims to replace Swype with TouchPal as the default input method in upcoming devices, including the new HTC One M9. The official TouchPal Twitter account also tweeted the engadget article about this, further confirming the move. What prompted this move? The CEO of CooTek, the company behind TouchPal, says it's because of their better contextual prediction and language support. If you actually look at the supported languages, you'll...
HTC Vision (G2) Gets Gingerbread Sense, Courtesy of Team Villain
For all of those eager G2 owners out there, you are probably happy with the Gingerbread builds available for your devices. However, you are left with a big void in your heart as Sense is missing from your daily interaction with your device. Thanks to our friends at Team Villain and XDA member HomerSp, Vision owners can now enjoy their beloved Sense back in their devices. This is a breakthrough development as the port was created from a merge of roms (Huashan and Wildfire S). The port still has a few things that need some tweaking (let’s face it, porting Sense to other devices has been a hard task since the days it was called TF3D back for WM). However, it is a port that can easily be used as a daily driver. The latest patch allows for installation of apps to SD.
If you have this device, please give it a go and report any issues you may have encountered.
I, and Team Villain, are proud to present you with the first Gingerbread Sense ROM for HTC Vision. This rom is basically a merge of the Huashan leak and the Wildfire S leak (credits to 911sniper for both), which means that it includes all the HTC Sense goodies.
You can find more information in the development thread.
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