Yesterday, we discussed the second part of our tech giants coming to the west series with Huawei. What people may not know, however, is that Huawei owns a company by the name of HiSilicon. Hisilicon's processor department may not be the most popular in the west but their technology is impressive, with year on year improvements being easily seen. In the coming years, manufacturers such as Qualcomm may have to face the fact that there are other companies just as able...
Jelly Bean on OG Droid and Verizon Galaxy Nexus, Control Your Android With Your Desktop! – XDA Developer TV
This has been another great week at the XDA Portal. XDA Developer TV Producer Jordan covers all the news you need to know to keep you updated. Jordan talks about remotely controlling your Samsung device with your desktop computer. Jordan mentions the other great video released this week be other XDA Developer TV Producers. Azrienoch released his discussion about the Sony Xperia S being added to the Android Open Source Project, XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler released his Verizon Samsung Galaxy S III unboxing video and TK release his latest app review video.
In Jelly Bean news, Jordan mentions the test build for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus and a version for the Motorola Droid. And in CyanogenMod 10 news, Jordan mentions three HTC devices and a Samsung device getting versions. Pull up a chair and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Jelly Bean Test Build for Verizon Wireless Galaxy Nexus Available
- Jelly Bean Lands on the Motorola Droid
- Three HTCs and a Samsung Walk into a (CM10) Bar…
- Remotely Control Samsung Devices from Your PC with TeamViewer QuickSupport
- Sony Xperia S Added to AOSP, Good News or Bad News? – XDA Developer TV
- Verizon Samsung Galaxy S III Unboxed the XDA Way – XDA Developer TV
- App Review: Holo Launcher, Ice Cream Sandwich Launcher and More! – XDA Developer TV
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There are many great Android handsets on the market today that are much cheaper than the flagships from the major players like Samsung and HTC. The OnePlus One and Nexus 5 are two great examples of high-end phones being offered at prices much cheaper than competitors. But there are phones in the mid-range that may offer even more bang for your buck. Let us know which smartphone deal you think has the best value.
TapDeck which has just entered beta, is a smart wallpaper app that allows you to change to a random wallpaper by simply double tapping your screen. After selecting images you like from a selection, your wallpapers will be chosen based on similar images from Flickr, Imgur, Reddit and Wikipedia. If you see one you like, simply swipe up and you will see information relevant to the image. After spending a day with this app it is clear that it is still...