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What’s the Most Forgettable Device You’ve Owned?

You might need to dust off some memories for this one. We’ve all had or heard of devices, be them phones or tablets, that we didn’t necessarily like. Sometimes, we...
August 21, 2015 10:48 AM

Android 6.0 Marshmallow Named! ZUK + Cyanogen Partnership and More! – XDA TV

First up, the big news we’ve been waiting to hear about for several months, Google has finally unveiled the statue and the new name for the next version of Android....
August 21, 2015 8:00 AM

Sacrificing Android Innovation With Customers In Mind

Every year OEMs bring out countless new devices, with ‘new and improved’ features, in an attempt to sate our hunger for technology. However, how much control do we really have...
August 20, 2015 7:31 PM

Android Wear Update Brings Interactive Watch Faces & Translation Functionality

Android Wear’s main focus was to keep users in the loop with “information at a glance”. And with the latest Android Wear update, Google extends the concept through interactive watch faces. In...
August 20, 2015 2:55 PM

What Do You Do When You Are out of Data?

The internet is now a very important part of our lives, whether we like it or not. This means many of us are tied to our work through our phones,...
August 20, 2015 11:15 AM

Only Have $100? Here are the Best Phones You Can Get (Part 1)

Enough talk about flagships. Let’s scrape the bottom of the barrel and see what can be had for those on the tightest of budgets. Let’s find the best sub-$100 phone...
August 20, 2015 11:00 AM

A Great Nexus Phone is Now More Important Than Ever Before

It is clear that Google has dramatically changed its focus in the past few years, primarily as a result of the evolution of mobile technology in a global context. It...
August 19, 2015 7:09 PM

ZUK Announces Official Partnership With Cyanogen

ZUK, the company behind the rather spec-packed ZUK Z1, has announced its official partnership with Cyanogen. The move now allows ZUK to preload Cyanogen OS 12.1 on the international variant...
August 19, 2015 11:58 AM

What Have You Done on Android That Would Be Impossible on Other Platforms?

Yesterday’s discussion was all about your second pick in case Android ceased to exist. Many replied in ways that showed XDA’s love for our favorite mobile platform and its virtues....
August 19, 2015 11:14 AM

A Demonstration of Stagefright-like Mistakes

Recent weeks have seen huge amounts of media attention on Stagefright, a C++-based component of the Android operating system, responsible for playing various different multimedia files. The Stagefright exploit (itself...
August 19, 2015 10:01 AM

How to Install Xposed Framework on LG G4

Great news for LG G4 owners! XDA Senior Member tabp0le posted a guide on how to get Xposed working on the LG G4. All you need is root, no unlocked bootloader required....
August 18, 2015 7:06 PM

Blackberry and a Possible Comeback for Physical Feedback in Keyboards

There was a time not too long ago when touchscreens were a thing of the future. The idea of smartphones – mobile devices that could access the internet and emails,...
August 18, 2015 3:13 PM