Apps are at the front and center of any smartphone experience, and with over a million apps on the Google Play Store and new apps being submitted to our forums every day, staying up to date on the latest apps and games can be a hassle. At XDA, we don’t discriminate apps - if it’s interesting, innovative, original or useful, we mention them. The XDA Portal Team loves apps too, and we usually share and discuss the latest app releases...
New Jelly Bean on Xperia Pro, VZW Galaxy Tab 2 Unlocked, XDA University! – XDA Developer TV
This has been another great weekend at the XDA Portal. XDA Developer TV Producer Jordan covers all the news you need to know to keep up to date on mobile phone developments. Jordan mentions the Verizon Galaxy Tab 2 7 inch’s bootloader being unlocked. Jordan talks about the exciting XDA-University announcement.
In CyanogenMod 10 news, Jordan mentions the unofficial port for the MyTouch 4G. Also, Jordan talks about the Xperia Pro getting a mash-up of CyanogenMod10, AOKP and ParanoidAndroid. Finally, Jordan talks about his experience at the Big Android BBQ. Pull up a chair and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Unofficial CM10 Lands on the MyTouch 4G
- ParanoidAndroid/AOKP/CM10 Kang for the Xperia Pro
- Verizon Galaxy Tab 2 7″ Bootloader Unlocked
- Coming Soon: XDA-University.com
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