POSTS TAGGED: Acer Iconia Tab A100

Easier Chromecast Rooting/Modding, LOLCODE for Android, Half Life on Windows RT – XDA Developer TV

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Update: The video is now online! We’re very sorry for the inconvenience!

You can now root your Google Chromecast easily with FlashCast if you have the correct firmware. That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week’s news is an article about generating NVflash blobs for the original Nexus 7 and other ASUS tablets and news about Pie Controls for all devices running Froyo and newer.

Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA Developer TV. XDA Developer TV Producer Kevin released a video reviewing the HTC One, and TK released a video comparing three different Android keyboards and a review of DashD. . . READ ON »

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Nexus 7 BACK in AOSP, Sony Open Sources Xperia Z Ultra and M, HTC One X+ Gets Android 4.2.2 – XDA Developer TV

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Just a few days ago, the Internet was exploding over the fact that the Nexus 7 (2013) lacked factory images. Well, that’s changed; the driver binaries and factory images are now available. That and more are covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this week’s news is an article about Sony opening sources to the Sony Xperia Z Ultra and the Sony Xperia M and news that the HTC One X+ has gotten Android 4.2.2.

Jordan talks about the other videos released this weekend on XDA Developer TV. XDA Developer TV Producer Jayce released a video talking about developer opportunities involving the “Internet of Things,” and later he released a video ta. . . READ ON »

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Full, Permanent Root for Acer Iconia Tab A100 on ICS

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It has taken a while for the development community to come up with full, permanent root for the Iconia Tab, but now it’s there. In collaboration with vdsirotkin from 4PDA.ru, XDA member ZeroNull recently unveiled his one-click root utility which allows for functions many users have been long been waiting for, such as read/write permission. The script can be run either from a Windows or Linux computer, and looking at the instructions, it seems to be a pretty painless process.

The feedback is great. Almost all users have achieved root without any issues, and according to ZeroNull, “no errors were found while testing.” It is important to note that this root works only when your Tab is . . . READ ON »

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Root Script for the Acer Iconia Tab A100

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The first thing users usually look for after the glory that is first root is the user friendly root method for those who aren’t comfortable with ADB, command prompt or the terminal.

For those toting the Acer Iconia Tab A100, you now have one of those user friendly methods at your disposal. XDA Senior Member crossix has put together a nifty script that will undergo the root process automatically without much more than a quick terminal emulator command from the user. Crossix was even nice enough to include a full tutorial for those who are still a little iffy on what to do.

Of course, the script doesn’t do it all as there are a few post root steps, including:

Open the superuser app once it’s installed

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Build.prop Mod for Acer Iconia Tab A100 Adds Market Compatibility and Performance Tweaks

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The Acer Iconia Tab A100 may have been superseded by the newer Acer Iconia A500, but thanks to the works of developers like crossix the aging tablet isn’t on its last legs just yet.

If you happen to own an Iconia Tab A100 and want to try this mod, it’s highly recommended by crossix that you back up your original in case anything goes wrong, but otherwise the mod is pretty powerful and simple to use. It is a list of changes that the user can to the build.prop in order to improve performance and functionality. Crossix explains:

Your build.prop file contains a lot of information about your tab. Things like what model, version of android, manufacturer and other info can be found within, but it also can control c

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