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.
Newsplat with Caplat – 5 May – XDA TV
In today’s episode of the Newsplat with Caplat on XDA TV, Sam talks about an extracted version of GTalk 1.3 for the Nexus One specifically, preventing the need to wait for the OTA or flashing of 2.3.4; Two boot animations including some beautiful Windows Phone 7 inspired animations for the HTC HD2 and an Ubuntu inspired animation made to look like the more up to date and recent releases; Two ROM’s, nANDROID 2.3.4 for the Nexus S, featuring a bunch of beautiful modifications and MasterTM’s DeBloat ROM for the HTC Thunderbolt, DeOdexed and non-DeOdexed, featuring the removal of all that disgusting, messy and clunky software. Click on for the episode!
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