Wear is said to not offer enough for mass adoption, even though its been in the market for over 9 months. I personally have a Gear Live which I purchased 8 months ago, and my experience with it has had its ups and downs throughout my time with it. For the longest time, I was not able to recommend the platform to anyone. Since then, a lot of updates have hit Wear watches, some improving battery life, others changing the...
Jelly Bean (CM10) on HP Touchpad, Syncing Apps Across Devices, and FREE OTA Updates! – XDA Developer TV
There have been so many important stories published on the XDA News Portal this week. To recap these stories, we sent out the Jordan signal—a giant beard spotlight in the night sky—to rally the best man for the job. And as quick as can be, Super XDA Developer TV Producer Jordan arrives to save the day. Jordan talks about syncing apps across devices. Jordan then mentions XDA Developer TV Producer Erica’s Fast Dormancy video and XDA Developer TV Producer TK’s Fast Burst Camera for Android app review.
In CyanogenMod 10 news, Jordan mentions the unofficial update for the HTC Desire Z. Also getting a CyanogenMod 10 release is the HP Touchpad, and the HTC Wildfire S. Finally, Jordan talks about Super Download and the OTA update center.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Unofficial CyanogenMod 10 for HTC Desire Z / G2
- CyanogenMod 10 Released on HP Touchpad and Wildfire S
- Super Download Uses Mobile Data + WiFi for Faster Internet Speed
- AppSync Moves Apps Between Devices on a Local Network
- OTA Update Center – Someone (Finally) Got it Right
- Fast Dormancy – The Whole Story – XDA Developer TV
- App Review: Shoot in Bursts with Fast Burst Camera for Android – XDA Developer TV
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SlimRoms' website has been experiencing technical difficulties for the last month or so, but it's good to know the team is working hard and is still on top of things. The SlimRoms GitHub repos are getting updated with some major changes showing up. Most notably, some projects are getting a new 5.1 branch: lp5.1! A new, revamped and open source website is also in the works, with a look inspired by material design. We also got a tip about an...
Wireless charging is becoming more and more common as many OEMs are now starting to include this feature in their flagships. There are already dozens of wireless chargers to choose from on the market today, but quality definitely varies. For those of you who charge your devices wirelessly, let us know which charger is your favorite and why.