ANDROID 2.2 (FROYO) Posts on XDA

BBC iPlayer Available Through 3G

It is amazing how certain apps are restricted to either certain services or devices. It isn't a matter of device compatibility, but rather about arbitrary (and often pointless) restrictions regarding the usage of said app. This was the case for the BBC iPlayer app for Android devices. This app lets you watch your favorite UK...

MultiBasebanFlasher And MultiRecoveryFlasher Available For Dell Streak

Flashing RUU tools for our devices have been a popular object of development since the early days of Windows Mobile. Since then, many carriers and manufacturers have bundled these as update packages to send to their customers every time they want to send a new set of updates to users, or at least the ones...

Move Every App to Your SD Card With Force2SD

Our devs have come up with very innovative ways of dealing with internal storage issues in Android. The most prevalent one always involves dealing with certain apps that just sit in our devices for no apparent reason, whether it is bloatware preinstalled by carriers or manufacturers or simply apps that we install that are...

Dial In Style With myDialer Lite for Android

We are always looking for newer cooler, faster, and better performing apps for our devices. Some of the stock apps (well, really most of them) lack the ability to undergo customization or are just flat out slow. One such category that happens to be suffering from this on Android devices is the dialer department. There...

Create Your Own Odin Images For Your Samsung Droid Charge

If you just got your Droid Charge and this is in fact your first fling with Samsung devices, there is a very important program that you will need to become familiar with if you were to try any of the fixes posted in this site. Odin, named after the Nordic God, is essentially a RUU...

If You Have a Wave And Long For Android, Check This Out…

Porting is the ultimate frontier in the development world. This involves getting device A to run something designed to work on device B and make it work just like in device A. This is not to be confused with emulation, which involves running code designed for some device inside a program that resembles the running...

Keep Up With Your Data Usage – Network Counter For Android

It looks like the IT professionals in our community have been getting gifts all week, courtesy of our devs. There have been a few network tools released lately that are good tools if your job involves having to ensure the proper functionality of a network. In the case of this new app created by XDA...

Give Any Android The Gift Of Honeycomb With Honeycomb Launcher Beta

After all the ports from SDK, all the themes and skins to resemble it, one would think that the Honeycomb interface (and really the overall OS) is slowly taking the world of Android by storm. with this in mind, many devs are working tirelessly to get a much more similar feeling in devices that cannot...

The Definitive Wake Lock Issue Fix For EVO

One of the most annoying issues that has pestered the HTC EVO 4G for a long time is the one known as the "Wake Lock", which is an issue that seemingly keeps your phone wide awake even though you put it to sleep. This seemingly innocent issue drains your battery like crazy. This is not...

Modified TouchWiz 4 Launcher For ALL Android Devices

For all you TouchWiz Launcher fans, XDA member's Fr4gg0r & Swiftwork have developed a modified version that works with "Every device with armv7 processor and froyo or higher." Some of the great features included in this modified version of TW include:App DrawerNumber of apps per page Number of app columns Sort order (normal/alphabetical, alphabetical will be forced after reboot/changing from normal...

Check Out Your GPS Status With GPS Monitor for Android

The integration of GPS into our mobile devices was a huge technological leap, completely shattering the boundaries of what a cell phone was capable of. However, this wonderful feature is not great when we don't really know if it is truly working or not. You may be getting an approximate location from your mobile connection...

Navy Wars Multiplayer for Android

There are several games out there from our childhood and past that we used to play without computers and with other family members and friends. Well, thanks to the efforts of XDA member BootsSiR, we can have one of these games back and readily available in our Android devices. In Naval Wars Multiplayer, your only objective...