ANDROID 2.0/2.1 (ECLAIR) Posts on XDA

Top 25 Apps for Android 2.1 (Eclair) Thread Launched

Following the success of similar threads for the Windows Mobile platform, XDA member jerry43812 has initiated a thread designed to collect the most valuable and original Android 2.1 applications available to the XDA community.In the thread, Eclair users are encouraged to share the apps that they don't think they could live without. What jerry43812 is...

Magic Poker Flip – Magic on Android!

If you like magic with playing cards, you should check out Magic Poker Flip - a neat little magic app for Android.Developed by XDA forum member jonathanlu, Magic Poker Flip has a slight twist in that you must work out the trick behind the app before you can use the magic on your friends!When you launch...

Droid Incredible Finally Rooted

It had to happen sooner or later. The Unrevoked Team devs over at the Incredible forums have finally rooted the HTC Incredible. XDA member Shadowmite says in his thread that they have successfully rooted two devices, but at the moment it isn't a process that is easy to replicate. The details are rather scarce and...

Get 720p Video Recording on Nexus One!

Out of the box, the Nexus One doesn't support HD (720p) video recording, but XDA developer charnsingh_online has made this awesome hack which allows HD recording for this device! It's just amazing what software can do to optimize hardware. This video shows the capabilities and quality of the Nexus One with the mod installed. The resolution improvement...

See your Wallpaper or Boot Animation in the Next XDANDROID Release!

To complement the current king of all projects, XDANDROID (the Android-for-Windows Mobile porting project that spans over many devices, including the Touch Pro[2], Diamond[2], X1 and HD), XDA member babijoee is asking for the community's help in designing a boot animation and a selection of wallpapers to give the project more recognition.There have already been several...

Wi-Fi Tether Now Working on Eclair

If you have been drooling over the various FroYo delights such as Wi-Fi tethering that other XDA members have been enjoying since the Android 2.2 release, you'll be pleased to find out that Wi-Fi tethering is now working for Eclair!XDA forum member NordicZz, has posted that the clever devs working on the open source android-wifi-tether...

Guide: How to Overclock Your Milestone and Droid

Although they were recently incorporated, the new forums for the Milestone and Droid already gathered some useful information. XDA member iamdarren made a thread pointing to a thread in the Android Software Development section where XDA member miragu provided an app that lets you overclock your Motorola Milestone/Droid with Android 2.x.Originally posted by miragu This project consists of a kernel...

CDMA Hero 2.1 Update Rooted

Ever since the release of the 2.1 update for the device, owners of the CDMA (Sprint) variant of the popular HTC Hero have been begging for someone with the know-how to finally root the new firmware successfully, thereby opening the door once again to custom ROMs for people who have updated their phone.Taking inspiration from...

Myn’s Eclair Port Released for Vogue

As the new Android device owners are eagerly awaiting the official release of Froyo, us with ported versions of Android on WM devices can only hope for improvements over existing ports (for now). XDA member myn, who is the creator of the Myn's Warm Donut series of roms for the HTC Vogue, Kaiser, and Polaris...

How to Root Your EVO 4G

The currently unreleased HTC EVO 4G has already been rooted, and a new guide is now available, which covers all the steps you need to do this on your device. For people unfamiliar with Android development: Rooting is one of the things most 'power' users do with their Android device when they get it.  It enables...

HTC Desire Joins the Froyo Party

Less than two weeks after the announcement of Froyo, the new version of Android that brings massively improved performance statistics, and the revamped OS is cropping up on many popular Android devices.You've seen the ports for the G1 and the myTouch in this article, but now it's the Desire's turn for an unofficial taste of...

myTouch 3G Slide Section Now Online

We've just added the myTouch Slide - successor to the popular T-Mobile myTouch 3G - to the roster of HTC-made devices, which are supported in the XDA forums. This is in good time too, as it seems some of you have already got your hands on one.The updated model (codenamed 'Espresso') is the first Android-powered...