POSTS TAGGED: HTC Dream
Posted September 25, 2014 at 06:30 pm by Tomek Kondrat
A few interesting events took place six years ago. In the USA, the biggest chart-topping song was “Whatever You Like” by T.I., while in the UK people were enjoying Kings of Leon’s “Sex On Fire”. The weather was nice as well in September, but probably the most exciting event took place in the city of New York where HTC announced their first smartphone running Android OS. The HTC Dream on T-Mobile was officially presented to public. Today, the G1 is six years old and we would like to wish it a happy sixth birthday!
It all began back in 2005 when Andy Rubin, the CEO of Android Inc., got an astonishing offer from Google, which at the time was most well known for its search engine. Our dear friends from Mountain . . . READ ON »
Posted November 17, 2013 at 09:30 am by Tomek Kondrat
Android is now 6 years old. Over the years, Android was able to command over 80% of the market, while leaving iOS and Windows Mobile/Phone behind. Thus, this moment is ripe to look back at how the story of the little green robot began.
Android was presented in November 2007, but September 22, 2008 marked the “real” beginning. On that day, the HTC Dream (also known as the T-Mobile G1) was presented. The beginning wasn’t nice and easy, though. Many critics claimed that the OS would never be able to beat out those made by Apple and Microsoft. At the time, these opinions were quite valid. After all, Android back then greatly differed from the highly customized builds now released by Sony, LG, HTC, a. . . READ ON »
Posted November 28, 2011 at 08:22 am by Sam Caplat
Ice Cream Sandwich ports are highly sought after, given the hype and price of the phone that runs it. However, providing there is support behind development, there is every chance you can run it on your device. This article is here to list the current ICS ports on our most popular forums and their individual stages in progress. Should your device not be listed below, you can always visit your device’s development forum on XDA and search for any ROMs listed with “Ice Cream Sandwich”. Check out our list! . . . READ ON »
Posted October 30, 2010 at 12:00 am by Captainkrtek
For all you CyanogenMod fans out there this will make you happy, CyanogenMod released version 6.1.0 of their ROM for the following devices:
- HTC Aria
- HTC Desire (CDMA)
- HTC Desire (GSM)
- HTC Dream & Magic
- HTC Evo 4G
- HTC Hero (CDMA)
- HTC Hero (GSM)
- HTC Slide
- HTC Wildfire
- Nexus One
Many users have reported issues with the marketplace, but those issues are being fixed. As for the features of this new release here are some of the big ones:
- Updated to Android 2.2.1
- Camcorder touch-to-focus
- Continuous Autofocus
- Quick Pin Unlock
- FM Radio Support N1/Bravo/Supersonic
- EMMC Support
- Kill Foreground apps by long-pressing back.
Posted June 9, 2010 at 05:20 pm by ElCondor
If you like the color blue and have an Android Cyanogenmod powered device, this new themed ROM might be something for you. XDA member jeagoss created an ‘Extremely Blue’ themed ROM for the Nexus One, the Motorola Droid, and the HTC Dream (G1).
Originally posted by jeagoss
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Well, after some work and learning, I give to you a theme that is loaded with blue. Blue is EVERYWHERE!!
I really didn’t change icons or too many images. I mainly just made all orange / yellow hints blue, and added blue hints to everything. My aim is to make a completely unified blue theme on the base cyanogenmod rom. The theme also has glossy blue bars on the launcher.
TheDude came up with an overlay to theme components of cyanog
Posted May 30, 2010 at 03:47 am by mic_888
Riding on the crest of the Froyo wave, comes news that the Google Nexus One Android 2.2 ROM has now been ported to the T-Mobile G1 aka HTC Dream and the MyTouch 3G aka HTC Magic!
The ROM is in alpha but it offers some functionality such as
- Call audio
- Notification bar
Functions that are still being worked on:
- Default wallpaper
- External audio
- Flash crashes the browser