ANDROID 1.5 (CUPCAKE) Posts on XDA

Paperless List UK Tesco App

There are many Android shopping list applications on the Market, but this one is driven by the Tesco API and also has some unique features.XDA Forum member footboydog has written a to-the-point shopping list app for those of you who like to do your weekly shop at Tesco, one of the major supermarkets in the...

Augmented Reality Navigation comes to Android

If you've been impressed with the recent augmented reality apps for Android but have not found much use for them, you might want to take a look at Wikitude Drive.Posted by XDA forum member djbrutale, Wikitude Drive is the first navigation system based on augmented reality for your Android device!Developed by Mobilizy Research & Development...

Kitchen Timer App for Android

If you are looking for a timer that is just a timer - not a stopwatch, not an alarm, but just a timer, then check out this little application by XDA forum member JD82.It's a simple clean kitchen timer.  Easy to use and easy to read. Originally posted by JD82:Close the app without stopping the timers. Presets...

Sprint Hero Finally Receives 2.1 Update

Android Eclair updates for both the GSM and the CDMA (Sprint) Hero variants have been promised for months, but again and again these only seemed like empty promises.However, and much to everyone's surprise, Sprint and HTC today announced the availability of this mysterious and wonderful update from the moulding, old Cupcake build with which the...

Superuser App Gets Refreshed

So XDA forum member ChainsDD decided it was time the original superuser app written back in 2008 got a new look and some new features.Originally written by XDA member Koush, the Superuser app allows specified applications to get root when authorised. The program works with any application that uses su - no special code or support...

Get Root on HTC Droid Eris via GUI application

XDA forum member ECLIPS3 has written a nice GUI for Windows which enables you to root your device, manage applications and reboot via a simple interface.Eris Master Application provides a great GUI to help users root their device from the stock Android 1.5 (Cupcake) to Android 2.1 (Eclair) root with a custom ROM installed.The application...

Zeam v1.0.2, Another Screen Replacement for Android

Member cloakt presents this alternative for your home screen on Android. Developed on HTC Hero. Tested on HTC Tattoo and Magic. Originally posted by cloakt Zeam 1.0.2 released Fast and lightweightFeatures: Lightweight 9 screens with a screen chooser Application sliding drawer custom fly-in animation, plus slideIf upgrading from 1.0.1, please uninstall and install. Changed signing of apk. If you're looking for something fresh...

Hubroid v1.3 – a GitHub app for Android

XDA forum member eddieringle has created a GitHub app for Android. Hubroid allows you to search Repositories and Users, show Watched Repositories, show Followers/Following, Commit Log , Repository Network Listings, Public/Private Activity Feeds all in a neat application on your Android device (currently optimized for Android 1.5 cupcake and 1.6 donut). Originally posted by eddieringleChangelog:v1.3:Ability...

APKTool v0.9.2 – Re-engineer apk files

APKTool v0.9.2 is a tool developed by XDA member Brut.all for re-engineering third party Android apps.It can be used for localising, or adding features for custom platforms - it is not intended for piracy and other illegal uses. Originally posted by Brut.allHelping with some repetitive tasks Decoding resources to nearly original form Updating resource IDs contained in app...

SetCPU for Android Root Users

SetCPU is a useful 'on the fly' clocking tool for Android root users developed by coolbho3000.  SetCPU has been around since April 2009 and has been receiving regular updates.It will work with rooted Android devices only on 1.5 (Cupcake), 1.6 (Donut) and 2.0/2.1 (Eclair).Supported devices include (but are not limited to) HTC Dream, Magic, Hero,...

GDE Home Replacement for Android

GDE or Graphical Desktop Environment is an alternative desktop for Android.  Developed by rogro82, GDE was released in October 2009 and has rapidly accumulated a large following and is now at v 0.3.0.1.It features up to 7 homescreens with some funky transition effects such as the cube (see screenshot) with full 360 degree rotation, stretching...