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Will Verduzco · Apr 7, 2011

Late Christmas Presents for Rooted 3G XOOM Users

Do you own a 3G-enabled Motorola XOOM? Are you rooted? Do you like getting free goodies? If you answered YES to all of these questions, then XDA-Developers has your fix thanks to XDA forum member Sangreal06. The developer has managed to add not one, but 5 bonuses to the 3G XOOM by modifying the framework-res.apk file. Gingerbread-Style Screen Lock Animation, which currently only works in portrait orientation Modified Browser User Agent String to avoid needing to use about:debug to cure the...

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mic_888 · Mar 29, 2011

Columnar File Manager Released For XOOM

If you're looking for a file manager tailored for your Android Honeycomb Tablet, check out XDA forum member bauxite's first Android app. Columnar File Manager has been written exclusively for Android 3.0 and above and has the following features: Drag and drop files Delete and rename files (drag to trashcan or drag rename icon to the file to rename) Create new folders (drag the new folder to desired new folder location) Drag files to the paste box for storage Currently,...

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mic_888 · Mar 27, 2011

Make A Note With Quick Jotter For XOOM

If you want to make a quick note on the go, take a look at Quick Jotter for the Motorola Xoom. XDA forum member kaze00, started working on a proof of concept for a sticky note app for the XOOM at the beginning of March, and now he has a new release/ The latest Quick Jotter release includes a few performance improvements and there is now an editor in the main view, so that users can still use the syncing...

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egzthunder1 · Mar 1, 2011

No LTE Love for Rooted Xoom?

So, the moment the Motorola Xoom hit the streets, tons of very eager customers ripped them from the shelves of retailers world wide. Many of them are people who like the non-stock approach, so they did what every Android owner has been doing for the past few years, root their device shortly after getting it. Everything works great and since the device can be overclocked to 1.5 GHz, it just feels that your Xoom cannot get any better. Well, there...

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egzthunder1 · Feb 28, 2011

Xoom Gets Overclocked!

If you have seen any videos regarding the Motorola Xoom, you know that it already is quite fast and that its dual core processor packs quite a punch. As we have a bad tendency to make fast things even faster, you will be happy to hear that your Xoom is just about to go warp speed on you thanks to XDA member coolbho3000, who has been responsible for overclocking most of the current devices, and who is the author of...

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Ben Elliott · Feb 3, 2011

The Highlights from Google’s Live Android Event

At 10am PST yesterday, Google held a live event to showcase the newest developments on the Android platform. Naturally, this time around the focus was on Android 3.0 Honeycomb and its implementation in tablet devices. Discussed were breakthroughs not just for the user experience, but for the developer experience too. We thought we'd share some of the highlights of the main event in case you missed the live stream. For the user Home screens, widgets and notifications Google were eager...

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egzthunder1 · Jan 11, 2011

Post CES Fora Added – Introducing the HTC Thunderbolt, EVO Shift 4G, Motorola Xoom, and Advent Vega

CES brought quite a few new surprises (and some not so new) to the table of mobile technology. There have been many Android devices that were unveiled (officially anyways) and we can't help but to get excited as we think that this will bring newer life into our forums. With that being said, we wanted to introduce some of the already rumored devices that were going to hit our little world. There will be two 4G capable devices hitting both...

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