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Former Writer · Jun 10, 2012

Sony Xperia Neo and Xperia S Receive ICS-Compatible Walkman App

The Walkman music application is something of an enigma. Despite the Walkman brand being outshone by other MP3 players, the Walkman music application continues to pop up on phones on the Sony Xperia line up, and users seem to really enjoy it over the stock music offering. With the Sony Xperia lineup receiving unofficial and official ICS updates, Gingerbread ports of the Walkman application have become obsolete. The natural reaction? Port them again! Credited with the first ICS Walkman port...

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Former Writer · Jun 2, 2012

ICS Rolls Out for Xperia Neo and Neo V, Root Achieved

As promised, Sony began rolling out ICS for their 2011 Xperia line recently, and will continue to do so until nearly everyone gets some ICS goodness. That said, some devices are getting it sooner than others, and among those that are getting it now are the Sony Xperia Neo and Neo V. Coming along for the ride will be the challenge of rooting the new firmware---both for previously-rooted users to retain root and for those acquiring superuser privileges for the first time....

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Former Writer · Jan 5, 2012

MIUI Port Hits Sony Xperia Neo

MIUI has been making its way around the Android world pretty fervently recently and it's march continues on to the Sony Xperia Neo. The port is brought to you by XDA Senior Member taaviu, who was kind enough to port it based on the latest MIUI source. Included is all the features of your typical MIUI ROM along with a few extras, including: I added AltDrawer, modified theme, some speed, battery tweaks and edited build.prop I want to keep this...

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