ANDROID 3.X (HONEYCOMB) Posts on XDA

Workaround For Flash’s Low FPS on Asus Transformer

Quite possibly, one of the only annoyances that plagues the Honeycomb stock browser is its inability to properly use its full 30 fps potential on flash videos. At least, this seems to be the case for a few custom roms in certain devices like the Asus Transformer. After doing a bit of looking around, XDA...

PowerBubble – Quality Bubble Level, Great Graphics

There are many spirit level applications around - for all OS's, probably because it's a good type of application for developers to have a first go at - and XDA forum member go goad's Bubble Level is just that.The dev states that it is his and a friend's first try in the Android Market, but...

Secure Settings – A Tasker Plugin

Android device owners who use Tasker, may be interested to learn of  a new plugin from XDA forum member intangibleDroid.Secure Settings is a Tasker/Locale compatible plugin for Android OS 2.2 and above, and allows users to :Toggle the keyguard Lock the device Set or reset the device's password/pin Run any linux command (with/without root) Tasker users can store command output info...

The Weekly Q&A: Week 47

As part of our regular Q&A session here on the XDA-Developers Portal, I'll be covering some questions and issues frequently seen here in the world of XDA. This week, we'll concentrate on everyone's favorite large-screened devices--Honeycomb-powered tablets!Q: Is it possible to turn the a500 display off when connecting to a TV using HDMI out? If you...

Is Texting From Your Tab Appealing? Tablet Talk Can Help

There are plenty of SMS apps for tablets out there, but this one is quite peculiar as it requires your phone to send and receive the texts. One would think that this is kinda pointless, but for people who would much rather text from a 7-10 inch screen rather than a thumb keyboard it would...

Get All Your Storage Stats Needs For Your Transformer Thanks To StorageEther

Many of the apps and widgets that we are so used to on Android may or may not have made their way into the tablet version of the OS. One that is not as common for the Honey bee is the kind of widgets that provide you with information regarding your storage situation. We are...

Take Panorama Shots With Your Transformer Thanks to Photaf 3D

We all love our tablets as they are fully featured devices, simply great pieces of hardware to reap benefits from. This time around, we will focus on a rather interesting app made by XDA member Obg1 has developed an app that works rather well with the Asus Transformer. Photaf 3D will extend the functionality of your...

Writepad: Handwriting Optimised For Stylus – Beta Testers Required

Tablet owners looking for a smooth writing experience should check out XDA forum member transceiver's Writepad application for Android tablets.Originally written for the Asus EeePad Transformer running Android 3.2, the dev is interested to find out how it works on other tablets and is looking for beta testers.Current features include -No lag and no jitter between...

Enjoy Various Widgets for Honeycomb

Honeycomb's UI is nice and smooth (particularly after it was updated to 3.2). However, due to compqtibility issues, there are many widgets that we are used to that just flat out don't work. Moreover, there aren"t too many decent or useful widgets designed for this OS. Well, if you were praying for a good widget...

One Click Root Script For Asus Transformer on Linux

We all love simplicity in our lives. This is a concept that has spread throughout the technology world, a concept that is based on the law on minimal efforts (getting the same amount of work done, while reducing the actual input on said task). Rooting is always a fun activity but it can be quite...

Viewpad 7 Forums Added

Life is more enjoyable when it has variety. Same can be said about certain mobile devices and with this concept in mind, it looks like the good guys over at Viewsonic decided to release a new incarnation of their already popular Viewpad 7, but this time, it comes loaded with Honeycomb on it. The unit...

MicroSD Mounter For XOOM HC 3.2 ROOT Users

If you're a Motorola XOOM owner, take a look at the useful app XDA forum member ekarelis has made to re-mount the microSD card as read/write for rooted Motorola XOOM Honeycomb 3.2 users.The app simply dismounts and remounts the microSD card in it's 'stock' location as read/write. Optionally, you can also add a mount point to...