Latest XDA Features — Page 4

A New Look and a New Direction

It’s not easy being another news site in a sea of mobile information. Over the years, the XDA Portal has experimented with varying formats as it has strived to stand...
August 22, 2015 3:53 PM

How Much Has Your Device Improved Thanks to XDA?

There is always a plethora of improvements one can bring to any given device, and our forums are filled with resources to make them happen. ROMs, mods, tweaks, and all...
August 22, 2015 1:53 PM

Apps of The Week: Material Goodness, Hacker News, Webmaking and Pac-Man!

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...
August 22, 2015 12:41 PM

Note5 First Day Impressions & Thoughts — What Do You Want Answered?

I have been handling the Galaxy Note 5 for almost a day now, getting used to it and trying to learn a bit more about the phone and its inner...
August 21, 2015 2:48 PM

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