According to engadget (citing TouchPal as well as an internal source), HTC aims to replace Swype with TouchPal as the default input method in upcoming devices, including the new HTC One M9. The official TouchPal Twitter account also tweeted the engadget article about this, further confirming the move. What prompted this move? The CEO of CooTek, the company behind TouchPal, says it's because of their better contextual prediction and language support. If you actually look at the supported languages, you'll...
Sensation Dump Being Ported to Evo 4G
As if surprises for today were not enough with the leaked Gingerbread Rom for the Evo 4G, the owners of this not-so-little device have something else that they will be able to sink their teeth in. As it turns out, there was another leak found today and this was for the upcoming HTC Sensation. XDA member rockypr has posted this dump for devs to have a crack at it. If and when this gets ported, that will mean that the Evo will get a functional Sense 3.0 UI, despite of what HTC may say about lack of hardware compatibility.
So far, a few devs are going at it and they claim that the whole package is around 500 MB (now, keep in mind that this is the full dump, so thing will likely come off before a Rom can be flashed into the EVO. So far wallpapers have been extracted and are ready for download.
If you think you can contribute to the project, please drop by the thread and leave some feedback.
I just want to share this ZIP, So if any DEV wants to Port this to the EVO.
Mirror: Coming Soon:
Sensation Wallpapers extracted:
Sensation Wallpapers ZIP
Last edited by rockypr;Today at 06:31PM.
You can find more information in the port thread
Want something published in the Portal? Contact any News Writer.
Want something on the XDA Portal? Send us a tip!
Many people are under the impression that once Apple finally launches its smartwatch, the market for wearables will suddenly become mainstream and be taken to the next level. Taking an idea that already exists and making it incredibly successful isn't something new to Apple, but does the Apple Watch have what it takes? The wearable hasn't even shipped yet, but has already won multiple awards and has been featured on numerous fashion magazine covers. Do you think the Apple Watch will be a huge success? Let us know your thoughts.
The smartphone landscape is drastically changing its focus. What was once a North-America-centric monopoly of high-specification phones is now merely an afterimage of the past. The meat of the game is elsewhere now; emerging markets looking for good bang-for-buck are what OEMs are increasingly aiming towards, and in this new game the old players must adapt-or-die. Xiaomi has grown at one of the most notable rates in the industry, leading it to become the world's most valuable start-up; and its...