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egzthunder1 · Sep 15, 2011

Runnymede Port For The EVO 4G

Looks like a good month to have an EVO 4G. Yesterday, we posted an article regarding a port of the latest Sense 3.5 rom to the Desire HD and the Desire S, which came from the unreleased HTC Runnymede. After having worked on the original build from XDA Recognized Developer capychimp, XDA Recognized Developer eVoKINGS has successfully ported this new build to the HTC EVO 4G. This build is by far a final one, but so far it seems that it comes loaded...

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egzthunder1 · Sep 13, 2011

Not Really A Theme But A New Look – Transparent HTC Apps

We all like to theme our devices differently. However, there are times when we simply want to stand out from the crowd by actually uaving less. For these purposes, we have seen a number of Google apps being done in different colors (inverted, etc), but this we had not seen before. XDA member fernando sor brings us transparent HTC apps. Basically, these modded apps will allow you to see the wallpaper that you worked so hard to choose through your most...

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Ben Elliott · Sep 7, 2011

Fix Developed for Jaggy Sensation Navbar

It's hard to deny that the HTC Sensation is a good looking device: HTC's instantly recognisable taste in hardware styling combined with a revamped Sense interface running on a qHD resolution, 4.3" screen really make for a treat to the eyes. Yet, in some places the device doesn't seem as aesthetically polished as you might expect. XDA member and Sensation owner binarybulge was disappointed to find that the navigation bar running along the bottom of the Sense homescreen just wasn't up to...

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orb3000 · Aug 27, 2011

First HTC Sensation ROM With Enabled Full Dual-Core Support

Do you know how dual core processors work? They contain two central processing units integrated into one circuit, just think of it as a four-lane highway as opposed to a two-lane one. Dual-core processors can handle twice as much data without making the processors themselves any faster. XDA Recognized Developer mike1986. presented today the first HTC Sensation ROM capable of full dual-core support. Basically, this means that you will take full advantage of the new processor giving you more smoothness...

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Will Verduzco · Aug 17, 2011

Port Sense ROMs Between Sense Devices in Six Easy Steps!

Mmmm! Smell that? Sorry to get your hopes up; it's not bacon. That's actually the smell of DEVELOPMENT! Here on XDA-Developers, we love developers of all shapes, sizes, and skill levels. We also take kindly to those older, more established developers who help the new guys out by writing helpful guides. Luckily that's precisely what XDA Recognized Developer samuel2706 has accomplished. To all the budding ROM chefs out there looking to get started with porting a Sense UI ROM to another Sense device, this is a...

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Will Verduzco · Aug 2, 2011

Take Your Sense 3.0 Device to a New Level With AmazingSense

Are you a Sense 3.0 user who is in desperate need of a new look? As if his previous offering wasn't enough, XDA forum member cypis is back yet again with another Sense 3.0 theme! Similar to his previous work, Amazing Sense is a universal theme that will work on any Sense 3.0 device. This theme brings plenty of transparency and class to your home screens and Sense widgets. In the words of the theme creator: First Sense 3.0 Themer proudly presenting new theme called AmazingSense. Why? You will find out in a...

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Will Verduzco · Jul 16, 2011

Bring the Sounds of the AOSP to Sense ROMs!

HTC Sense does many things right. It offers aesthetically appealing visual mods, useful widgets, and for the most part, it doesn't seem to hamper device performance. However, there are surely some Sense users who are not quite as pleased with the sounds as they are with the sights. Fear not, XDA members, as forum member ronnyhawks and preludedrew have compiled the AOSP notifications and ringtones into a simple, easily flashable package. Here is a flashable zip file of all the AOSP ringtones and notifications. I...

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Will Verduzco · Jul 12, 2011

Bring Elegance to Your Sense 3.0 Device With Slate3Duniversal

Are you a Sense 3.0  user who's become a bit jealous of all the T-Mo Theme Engine threads here on XDA? Well fear not, as XDA forum member cypis has just released a wonderful new theme intended for use with any Sense 3.0 device. Offering elegance and improved scrolling performance, Slate3Duniversal has much in store for anyone willing to test it out. In the words of the theme creator: Hello. I missed a little after cool slate theme from 2.1 Sense...

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