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...
Samsung Releases Galaxy Note 10.1 Kernel Source Weeks Ahead of Release
In recent months, Samsung has shown a good track record of releasing the kernel source for their devices on the release date. Now it would seem that Samsung really wants to up their game, as they have released the ICS Kernel source for the Galaxy Note 10.1. What makes this even more interesting, is that the device isn’t even set for launch until later this month.
Samsung fan site Samsung-Updates is quick to note in their Twitter post that the source code is only for the Korean models, but the talented developers here at XDA will definitely be able to make use of the source code ahead of the device’s release.
Korean Galaxy Note 10.1 (KT & SKT) source published pre launch http://opensource.samsung.com/reception/receptionSub.do?method=search&searchValue=SHW-M480
Eager to get cracking with kernel development? We can’t wait to see what you cook up.
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SlimRoms' website has been experiencing technical difficulties for the last month or so, but it's good to know the team is working hard and is still on top of things. The SlimRoms GitHub repos are getting updated with some major changes showing up. Most notably, some projects are getting a new 5.1 branch: lp5.1! A new, revamped and open source website is also in the works, with a look inspired by material design. We also got a tip about an...