Following the retirement of Paranoid Android GApps Provider TKruzze and subsequent deletion of GApps from his BasketBuild account, Senior Member TheXGX stepped in to fill the void left behind. In his new consolidated thread you can find most of the available GApps packages from around XDA including PA Gapps.
Released in 2013, the Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505 is the quad-core Snapdragon 600 powered brother of the octa-cored Exynos-5 Galaxy S4 I9500. Thanks to work by XDA Recognized Contributor AntaresOne and team, users can now enjoy CyanogenMod 12.1 Lollipop builds on all I9505 jflte variants.
Join us in a fun Sunday Debate on Cyanogen Inc. Come with your opinions and feel free to read some of our thoughts, then pick your side or play devil’s advocate to get your voice heard and engage in friendly discussion. You can read our food-for-thought or jump straight into the fray below! CyanogenMod is widely recognized across XDA for its solid performance, great feature set and far-reaching (and also long-lasting) support for all sorts of devices, from...
One of the main rivals of the legendary Samsung Galaxy SIII, the LG Optimus 4X HD has received an impressive port of Android 5.1. XDA Forum Member MoltenMotherBoard adjusted CyanogenMod's sources to work nicely with almost pure AOSP.
T-Mobile appears to be first off the mark with delivering the S6, as some customers are already reporting the devices have been delivered today. Some less lucky customers will have to wait until Monday to receive theirs but this is still far sooner than picking one up in store, which starts April 10th.
While Motorola is yet to release a final 5.0.2 build for the Moto E 2014, XDA Senior Member scritch007 and team have got CM12.1 up and running on this budget device. The bug list includes issues with video recording and media scanner, but small issues are to be expected.
Did you watch Apple's VP draw on his wrist during the Apple Watch announcement and wonder "why can't my Wear watch do that?" In typical XDA fashion, one enterprising forum member has brought similar functionality to Android Wear with a twist; it works on phones and watches alike, with other platforms on the way! The app is called Pinsy, and its release debut is a strong proof of concept with plenty of room to grow. You may remember the developer behind this project, XDA...
Android 5.1 is slowly putting its mark in the custom ROM world. CyanogenMod 12.1 is available to the Samsung Galaxy S5 thanks to XDA Recognized Contributor and Themer vinman12. List of bugs isn't long, so head over to this thread if you have an S5 in your pocket.
We recently featured the Nexus Player, Google's second attempt at a digital media player, getting updated to Lollipop 5.1 with the LMY47D build. Now thanks to efforts by XDA Recognized Contributor bunchies, those with an unlocked bootloader can root the latest version of Lollipop on the Player with a simple .bat file.