ANDROID 1.6 (DONUT) Posts on XDA

Party Time–The HTC Dream G1 is Six Years Old!

A few interesting events took place six years ago. In the USA, the biggest chart-topping song was “Whatever You Like” by T.I., while in the UK people were enjoying Kings of Leon's “Sex On Fire”. The weather was nice as well in September, but probably the most exciting event took place in the city of...

Porting Android To The Good Ol’ HTC Universal

Perhaps the young ones won´t remember the great HTC Universal, the first 3G device worldwide, released back in 2005 with an unique form factor similar to a micro laptop. Well, the Universal still has a very active community and from it we´ve found that Android is on the process to being ported to it. XDA...

Sync Your Files Via Dropbox With ScheduledSync for Android

We all remember the good old Activesync for Windows Mobile. A simple and very effective sync program to keep your device, data, and files synced with your computer. Nowadays, things have evolved a bit as most syncing of our important data is done via web, particularly for Android devices. This new sync app, XDA member kovalevfm...

Do You Need Stock On Your X10? Read On…

Lets say that you have a Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 that you need to take in for warranty repair. Maybe, you miss Donut. Whatever the reason may be, due to the large span of countries and carriers that have the Xperia X10, it is complicated to find a stock rom for your carrier, particularly because...

MPlayer Ported for Android

The search for the perfect player will never end. Now, XDA member ajeet17181 told us about the successfully ported MPlayer to Android devices running 1.6 and above. This powerful player features support for all subtitle format, proper audio video sync, uses libfaad2 and libmad for aac and mp3 decoding, and stream URL support. The developer requested...

New Android Market 2.2.6

XDA member phoezies let us know about the newest version of Android Market 2.2.6, which is ready for download. The new version comes with an updated UI (as described by ElCondor in this article), so you can access all the information about an application on a single page without the need to navigate across different...

Save your Battery with SuperPower

Looking to save battery life on your Android phone? XDA Senior Moderator Chainfire has developed SuperPower. SuperPower is a battery saving utility that allows you to set certain variables so when a certain threshold is reached the app will perform a certain feature.Main features that the app has control over are:Cellular data Wi-Fi Bluetooth CPU speed * ROOT * Bands (2G/3G) *...

Deluxe Moon for Android Updated

XDA member LifewareSolutions had great success on the original application for Windows Mobile, now ported to Android, Deluxe Moon gets an update. Full moon, new moon and moon phase widgets are added to Full/Lite versions and can be configured with blue or gray colors. You can find it as either free or paid versions with small...

Change Your Android LCD Density With This App

Having the ability to change the density (which is more like your resolution) to something different is a feature that’s hard to get with Android, but not anymore. This simple application was released just this weekend and allows you to change the pixel density of your device to something that you might like more. Created...

Dimunition Icons Set for Android

Who does not like a new set of fresh icons? This time, XDA member newone757 presents Dimunition Icon set for your Android device. All icons are showed in black in the gallery, so you may have a hard time to make them look right on the first configuration, but after that they should look just...

SMS Notification LED for Streak

Something that has been requested quite frequently is LED notification on the Dell Streak. So far, there has not been a successful development - until now.XDA forum member Meltus has been working on an SMS Notification LED application for the Streak and has now released an alpha.  The dev has stated that the app still...

Lazik – WinAmp Remote Control with Media Library Access

If you're looking for a remote control app for WinAmp, look no further as XDA forum member popy76 has written Lazik, an app that does just that.Lazik is a remote control for the media player which uses the WiFi connection on your Android device.The application gives access to playback controls, playlist and media library.  To...