April Fools Day is once again upon us and as usual, tech companies everywhere have not failed to keep us entertained. With a trove of fantastic faux product launches and even some real product launches that were taken as April Fools jokes, people have been busy releasing their hilarious ideas. With many of these jokes being nostalgic and some even being functional it's easy to appreciate the spirit behind them. Samsung Galaxy Blade Edge In a reference to the Galaxy...
RecoverX Updated to Support Over 100 Devices
When we last brought you news of the tool known as RecoverX, it supported over a dozen Xperia devices. It seems that the developer, XDA Senior Member LEDelete has been busy in the months since the article was published, updating and taking his tool to a whole new level.
You see RecoverX has moved beyond just Xperia devices, and now supports over 100 devices and various recoveries for each. The app is now able to load recoveries on everything from Xperia to HTC, and all the devices in between:
The goal of this project is to gather ALL the recoveries for ALL android devices in ONE tool which installs them on the devices.
You just have to select your phone and your recovery, to click “Install” and RecoverX does the rest, it’s as simple as that.
Having tested this on both a Galaxy Nexus and an old Motorola Cliq I had lying around, the program is extremely easy to use and performs well, provided that you have the correct prerequisites for your device already taken care of. So what are you waiting for? Head over to the original thread and give this a go!
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The beginning of April is dominated by April Fools. There are jokes and pranks everywhere, which are meant to fool people. This news is no joke though, as Google has pushed the shiny red button to send out over-the-air updates to supported devices. Well, sort of, as only a few of available Nexus devices got updates to Android 5.1. Here's a list of OTAs that can be downloaded and flashed by stock recoveries. You can find guides on how to revert...
Once again, we have arrived on the most magical of holidays - the annual unveiling of HalfLife 3, and day on which co-workers believe it is appropriate to duct tape air horns behind doors. I speak, of course, about April Fools Day. As has become their custom, Google launched lighthearted "pranks" for each of their various services (with other tech sites and vendors following suit), and we have done our best to round up the humorous products and tweaks surfacing thus far....