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Jimmy McGee · May 18, 2012

This Week in Development: Apple, HTC, Google, Oracle, Motorola and Samsung – XDA TV

This week on the XDA Portal, we saw many important stories. To give a run down of these stories, XDA TV Producer Jordan returns with another episode of This Week in Development. Jordan mentions the Apple versus HTC patent wars and court battles. In more big, rich companies versus other rich companies news, Jordan updates us on the Oracle versus Google trial. In more Google news, the limit on device deauthorization on Google Music is discussed. The lamentable actions by Motorola and...

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Jase Glenn · Feb 14, 2012

Week 1 Field Report: HaRET, Hardware, and Tablets

Welcome to Field Report, I'm Jase Glenn and I'll be guiding you through this weeks latest innovations by some of the most creative developers in our community. Most of the articles we write about on the Portal have to do with a finished product. Field Report is a step in a different direction, where we discuss the latest innovations as they're happening, and the thoughts of the developers behind them. Transformer Prime First up is a hardware hack for the...

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Jase Glenn · Feb 1, 2012

Persian Browser for Windows 7

On XDA we tend to post things that are English-centric, simply due to the fact that the forum is in English. However, we need to remember that although English is our defacto language, many of our users have another language that is their primary. XDA Member sma6871 has done just that with his latest release, Persian Browser for Windows Phone 7. According to sma6871 the app has: Bing and Google Search providers Open in new background tabs Arabic diacritics (Harakat)...

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Former Writer · Jan 11, 2012

Windows Phone 7 Kitchen To Help Developers

Prospective Windows Phone 7 developers don't have the vast options available to Android users yet in terms of kitchens, but the wheels are turning to get more people involved in Windows Phone 7 development. XDA Recognized Developer -=Barin=- has developed a kitchen that will, as he says: can port/rebuild XIP (NK) and build IMGFS partition file for Windows Phone 7 with real registry recompiling and relocations according to WP7 memory model. It can also build NB (D000FF container only) and...

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Former Writer · Jan 5, 2012

Anime Online Allows Anime Streaming On Windows Phone 7

For those toting Windows Phone 7, you haven't had too many options in the anime department and your only option on your phone was to stream it from a website from the browser. Until now, that is. Enter Anime Online, an anime streaming application that's already available in the Windows Phone Marketplace. It's a simple app with a friendly and pretty interface that allows you to stream some anime goodness on your Windows Phone. The functionality is reminiscent of the...

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Former Writer · Dec 25, 2011

Get Into the Christmas Spirit With This New WP7 Game

This holiday season, XDA Member varavut has developed a game for WP7 people to enjoy. Who knows, it could be your next holiday tradition! The game is called Flying Santa and the premise is quite simple. You play as Santa Claus and deliver gifts to all the good girls and boys out there. Sounds boring? Oh, it gets better. While delivering gifts you must be on the lookout for the monster who's out to steal Christmas gifts. When you find...

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