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orb3000 · Sep 14, 2011

Runnymede Sense 3.5 Android 2.3.5 ROM On Desire HD/Inspire and Desire S

It seems HTC is very active this month as we have seen the announcements regarding several new Android devices such as the Bliss, the Sensation XE (Europe only for now), and Runnymede. Talking about the latter, we have interesting news. Based on XDA Recognized Developer capychimp´s work, XDA member proxuser presents the first Runnymede Sense 3.5 Android 2.3.5 ROM for the HTC Desire S. This version of Sense 3.5 is different from what we have seen on ROMs based on the...

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azrienoch · Aug 28, 2011

The UnBrickable Mod and Beyond

A bricked phone.  No JTAG.  Modify hardware, upload a bootloader, and the phone lives.  Pure development. That's what I think of the work of AdamOutler and Rebellos to breathe life into dead devices.  A couple days ago, WillVerduzco wrote an article on Rebellos' method of unbricking Hummingbird devices by uploading your very own custom bootloader to your device.  A couple weeks ago, AdamOutler asked for help getting the official Samsung bootloader for Galaxy devices.  Since then, the two teamed up to...

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orb3000 · Aug 16, 2011

Mango RTM 7720 Available

A few days ago, we learned, thanks to XDA member mmian, that Windows Phone 7 Mango RTM 7720 was available for MS employees. One day later, XDA Retired Moderator itje re-posted the Mango RTM by LongShot442 for everyone who wanted it. This version is now updated with Chevron and more languages including Norwegian. Just be sure that your device is unlocked and supported before proceeding. The developer mentions that you can't update to 7720 when coming from DFT 7713 or 7714 Originally...

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orb3000 · Aug 13, 2011

1st Gen Mango 7713 Custom ROM For HTC Windows Phone 7 Specific Devices

Many great news are coming for Windows Phone 7, and we start with a great one coming from XDA member mwang, who is well known for previous multi device Windows Mobile ROM´s. Mango 7713 Custom ROM for HTC WP7 First Generation devices is the second big step towards customization brought by DarkForces Team. The ROM is already unlocked so you can enjoy installing any applications available for Mango builds, and it´s presented in 22 languages. Supported devices to date are:...

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Will Verduzco · Mar 29, 2011

CyanogenMod 7 RC3 Now Available for Many Devices!

XDA forum member Cyanogen's custom ROM CyanogenMod has been a force to be reckoned with since its first appearance on XDA, back in 2009. Since then, Cyanogen's offerings have evolved not only in version number, but also in the scope of included features. Jump past the break for more. (more…)

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Captainkrtek · Nov 9, 2010

Progress on Sense for Galaxy S Devices, Vibrant / Captivate

For those with the above mentioned devices and that are fans of HTC's Sense UI, we will have something to look forward to very soon. The GalaxySense Dev Team comprised of 15 developers have been working for the past few days to bring you Sense on your Galaxy S device. We have just been able to get Sense booting on the Captivate and Vibrant devices and have been working hard at the Epic and Fascinate. There are still plenty of...

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ElCondor · Oct 2, 2010

Desire Z ROM Ported to HD2

While the Desire HD ROM port was well received and is now available for many devices, XDA developer m-deejay presents us a port from the Desire Z ROM to the HTC HD2, hot from the oven. Although many features are the same, the developer states that the ROM is much faster than the Desire HD ROM. Unlike the Desire HD ROM, this ROM also contains a working compass and call menu. One disadvantage of this version is that the camera isn't...

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