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Former Writer · Dec 28, 2011

CM9 Hits Droid 2 Global

CyanogenMod 9 was initially reported to be a January release, but it's still December and the CM9 train has been making its stops around the Android phone world. Among the more recent releases of CM9 belongs to the Droid 2 Global and was released on Christmas day thanks to XDA Member ngocha2006. As can be expected this early into development, the ROM is an alpha release and still has quite a few bugs in it, but it's definitely a solid...

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liwen · Dec 27, 2011

First Version Of Trebuchet CM9 Launcher Available

It's been known for some time now that the ICS-based CyanogenMod 9, which is still in its early alpha stages, will be replacing ADW with its own launcher dubbed Trebuchet. The developer, nebkat, has recently started a thread in our forums where everyone can download the latest development version of the new launcher, report bugs and suggest new features, which currently include: Custom number of Homescreens Enable/Disable Persistent Search Bar Separated Apps/Widgets in Drawer Resize Any Widget Show and Fade...

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Sam Caplat · Nov 29, 2011

Nexus S and Galaxy S i9000 Get CM9 Alpha

The Cyanogen team need no introduction when it comes to Android ports that work. Ice Cream Sandwich has been designed to run on phones and tablets natively, so its potential to be more successful than CM7 is a given. With this idea in mind, two weeks ago the Cyanogen team pulled a rock across the entrance of their cave and began work on CM9, stating they would be “back in 2 months”. Despite the Honeycomb project (CM8) being discontinued, the team...

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