POSTS TAGGED: Android 2.0/2.1 (Eclair)

Spirit FM Radio (Real Radio TI/Broadcom) For Android

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If you are looking to try out a real tuned radio app, rather than a streaming app, take a look at XDA forum member mikereidis‘ Spirit FM Radio app.

Like the MIUI and CM FM apps, it is derived from the Code Aurora FM app, although the dev appears to have made some more extensive mods than the aforementioned.

Spirit FM Radio is currently in beta and requires Android version 2.1. or higher. On unsupported phones, it should go into an emulator mode to allow the UI to be explored.

The app has support for starting and stopping audio when a phone call is initiated or answered and also features RDS data support on TO FM chip based phones. The XDA dev has stated that he hopes to add RDS support for Broadcom based devices in the fu. . . READ ON »

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Go Weather for Android Updated

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Everyone is excited about the new HTC Sense 3.0 but we also have great alternatives to get eye candy with satin-smooth animations. XDA member goweather presents Go Weather for your Android device. The app features live, local weather conditions and forecasts, 3D high-definition weather video, get locations worldwide and saved locations easily, widgets, and even wallpapers are included as well.
Working on Android 2 and up this application can be found for free on the usual spot.

Originally posted by goweather
GO Weather get the most accurate weather information from anywhere at any time. With access to the largest network of professional weather stations in the US and tens of thousands of locations around

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Tap Tap Revenge 4 for Android

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A few months ago, XDA member a2ha told us that Tap Tap Revenge for Android was on it´s way, and now it´s here. Tap and shake to the beat of 100’s of your favorite artists scoring points for accuracy and timing. You can add in multiple difficulty levels. Features include: Chat with TTR players around the world, global leader boards with up-to-the-minute scores, battle other players on line, customize your avatar, weekly contests with new music, amongst many more.
Get it for free on the market.

Originally posted by a2ha
Tap Tap revenge 4 coming to android!!!

Finally it is coming to android 2.1+

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Make Your Used Space Visible With Storage Analyser

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If you want to be sure what kind of data is consuming your storage space on either your SD card or Ext Storage, XDA forum member LeveloKment has written an app to help you analyse your storage.

Storage Analyser has the following features:

  • Order the content by size or the amount of files or just alphabetical
  • See the space used by applications using App2SD (.android_secure folder)
  • Real Honeycomb tablet support
  • Allows several columns depending on the screen size

The app supports all Android 2.1 devices and above, and is available to download free in the Market.

The XDA dev would like to maintain the application thread as a feedback and support channel for the XDA community.. . . READ ON »

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Manage Your Device Settings With Style – Quicker Settings for Android

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If you are like many Android users, you probably access the Settings section of your device an awful lot. Everything important for us is in there such as brightness, wireless network setup, accounts and sync, and even general information about your device, kernel and more. However, the interface itself is simple text with no flavor to it, and just putting shortcuts in your homes screens doesn’t cut it either. With this in mind, XDA member beworker created Quicker Settings, which basically is a GUI that resembles the home screen where all the settings are located. You can rearrange them as you wish and easily use many of them as toggle switches. It also features descriptions for several of the numerous s. . . READ ON »

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Keep Tabs On Everything That Your Car Needs With DriverDiary for Android

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Keeping track of things in life can be a hassle, particularly your cars statistics, expenses, and anything related to repairs (if you are not into car modding anyways). Our Android devices seem to be here to solve all of these issues with a bit of help from people like XDA member Fasst2001. The dev has created an app called DriverDairy, which as its name suggests, will allow you to keep track on everything that is related to your car. You can record things such as fueling, maintenance, and repair logs, save part numbers for things that you may buy for your car (oil filters, spark plugs, etc), add as many cars as you want to keep track of all of them, export data into .csv format (interesting as you can use Excel to plot co. . . READ ON »

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Sync Your Files Via Dropbox With ScheduledSync for Android

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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 will allow you to sync files and folders by using Dropbox as your storage. You can utilize your Dropbox account to sync between multiple devices and best of all, it will do all the syncing by itself. The app has a built in scheduler, which is fully configurable and will allow you to set the time at which you would like to sync your files. This is particularly useful for people with slow mobile c. . . READ ON »

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Whack An Alien With Popies for Android

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Yet another concept for a classic game taken to our Android smartphones. The Whack-a-(insert what you want to whack) is a natural born enemy to most touchscreen devices, so if you install this game, just make sure that you keep the device away from small children. XDA member cubewalker‘s Popies basically is a clone of the whack-a-mole game, but in this case, you are popping up aliens that are coming from the ground. Each time you smash one of these cute little space invaders, you may be rewarded with money. Once you collect enough, you will be able to get some upgrades like a more powerful hammer. The game play is rather smooth and graphics are a surefire way of pleasing the kid inside you (and the ones running . . . READ ON »

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Put Your Language Skills to The Test With Anagram Online Beta

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Word games are as popular as the day is bright these days. Crossword puzzles, scrabble, hang-man, and many others have been people’s favorite means of entertainment during trips and long periods of waiting for a good part of the last half a century. Now, with the advent of gaming in our devices, these pastimes have gotten even more popular than before. However, one that you do not hear too often is a game of anagrams. For those of you not aware, anagrams are basically all the words than can be spelled from the letters of a single word. The thing about this game is that you must use all the letters of the original word or else it doesn’t count. Playing this is fun, and playing this against someone else and agai. . . READ ON »

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