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orb3000 · Feb 19, 2011

Theme – Purity for Sense for Windows Mobile

Probably one of the most colorful original themes for your Windows mobile. This theme, known as Purity by XDA member Lunie is a good option if you are one of the WM lovers around and use s2u2. Working only for Cookie Home Tab 2.0 with Windows Mobile 6.5 and up for WVGA resolutions and sense build 2016 and superior. No doubt a good option to have in mind if you are looking for an original high quality theme. Originally posted...

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mic_888 · Feb 19, 2011

Calc HD App For Windows Mobile Updated

Ever needed to find the cosine of an angle while you're out and about? Worry not as XDA forum member Kation's Calc HD App for Windows Mobile WVGA devices has been updated. Features of the app include - Input forumla such as "(5)×√(5)×5×(√(25)-1)" and the calc will give "=100". Functions such as Sin, ArcCos, Ln. Senior functions such as Abs, Ceil, Floor, Round. Intelligent error checking e.g. 5xx5 or 1.2.3 not allowed. Paste result to Formula. Customise Sliding Sensitivity in...

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orb3000 · Feb 16, 2011

Game – Kirby’s Run for Windows Mobile

XDA member zarpy presents another simple game for your WVGA resolution Windows Mobile device. In Kirby's Run, you need to collect the coins to make your weapon fire, you have two choices: Gray Kirby who will gets fireball power and pink Kirby who will get sword power when he collects the coins. The developer gives some tips for the game: 1) For beginners the pink kirby might be better because the sword weapon stays with you until it collides with...

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orb3000 · Feb 15, 2011

Android 2.3 & 3.0 Lockscreens for Windows Mobile

Here's a good way to start off the week. Many of our more than 3 million members still are using Windows Mobile 6.5 as they main operating system and some Chefs and developers are still on that boat, making interesting applications/themes/skins/etc. XDA member Wajk presents Android GingerLock 2.3 and HoneyLock3 lock screens for your WVGA device. Both are capable of displaying time, date, agenda, and missed calls. Choose your style and leave your comments!. Originally posted by Wajk [WVGA][febr.12 '11]Android 2.3...

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orb3000 · Feb 10, 2011

Facebook Outlook Sync for Windows Mobile

Are you still in love with Windows Mobile? This useful application, developed by XDA member JVH3 will let you add the Facebook pics to Outlook contacts on your device as the HTC UI only adds the pictures to your contacts but not in outlook. The latest version is fully skinnable and the images now fill the whole space. You need to have Sense 2.5 for this app to work. The developer recommends to make sure you sync with Facebook before...

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orb3000 · Feb 8, 2011

Game: Free Dead Space Survivor – Windows Mobile

XDA member zarpy presents this simple funny game for your Windows Mobile device. Free Dead Space is a classic game in where you need to maintain yourself alive when trapped on a space station until help comes to get you. Get ranks and advance on the levels gaining points but beware, enemies will come to you faster and faster every level. These are some tips recommended by the developer: 1) When the enemies land on the ground they move towards...

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Ben Elliott · Feb 1, 2011

RSSTab for HTC Sense Updated

It's been a while since meltwater's much-requested RSSTab for HTC Sense (Windows Mobile) hit the web, and it has evolved considerably in the mean time. The omission of an RSS-displaying Sense tab was always a relatively unfathomable move by HTC: one would expect that among the easy-to-access Twitter feeds and e-Books, the option to check up on RSS feeds would not be far away. However, it was not until meltwater's mod that users could realistically find RSS information on their...

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orb3000 · Jan 27, 2011

Else Phone Theme for Windows Mobile

I don´t know why but this theme reminds me of Tron, probably one of the most original graphic works around lately. XDA member Trekfan422991 presents Else Phone theme for Windows Mobile devices with WVGA and WQVGA screen resolutions using Throttle Launcher. Despite is still on beta stage, this theme is fully functional and the developer mentions that future versions will have VGA and QVGA support. A left handed version is in process too! You can configure which applications you want...

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orb3000 · Jan 24, 2011

Windows Phone 7 Swype Skins for Windows Mobile

XDA member lnando84 presents these new skins for your device based on Windows Phone 7 style using Swipe. Skins come in two color backgrounds: Black and White, and both are nicely designed to perfectly fit your Windows Mobile device in portrait and landscape. To make them work, you need to have Swipe installed (of course) and after installation, perform a soft reset for changes to apply. The developer has tested them on an HTC Rhodium but should work on other...

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orb3000 · Jan 18, 2011

ROMHelper For HTC HD2

XDA member 96edwy presents this tool that will help you learn the process of flashing ROM´s, radios and more. The interface looks friendly and the original poster mentions that the application is really simple. For now, it is only working on the HD2 and partially on the T-Mobile version, but future updates will include more devices. This app features easy to use UI, and several tutorials both written and video.  It will become handy if you are thinking about cooking...

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orb3000 · Jan 16, 2011

Windows Phone 7 skin for Spb Windows Mobile

If you still use Windows Mobile on your device and have it toghether with Spb Mobile Shell v3.5.x and up, this Windows Phone 7 theme may be of your liking. XDA member iseewon presents this complete full theme that supports some widgets as well. Currently working on WVGA and VGA resolution devices, but the developer is working to include QVGA and WQVGA support in future versions. You can find a WP7 Keyboard skin and some new Opera welcome screens as...

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orb3000 · Dec 28, 2010

AndroidLock for HTC Leo (HD2)

If you have an HTC Leo but don´t have an Android ROM on it, maybe you would like to have a different lock screen with an Android style. XDA member Zephnath presents AndroidLock, this application will let you have useful information on your locked screen with a different look. The updated version 1.3 includes some new features and fixes like added support for Energy Roms, support for all HD2 ROMs, fixed appointments list going off screen, refined the slider images...

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egzthunder1 · Dec 28, 2010

Ubuntu 0.3 for HD2 Released

The wait is finally over. XDA member dcordes, who is famous for bringing (along with a group of other devs) Android and Ubuntu to your HD2, has finally released the next version of his Ubuntu port for the aforementioned device. This has been several months in the making and because of one thing or the next, the project always got pushed to the side. However, it seems that this build has finally seen the light of day. This new release...

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egzthunder1 · Dec 21, 2010

Windows Phone 7 Start Menu for WM 6.5.X

XDA member efsane has closed the gap between WP7 and WM6.5.x a bit further thanks to this little mod for WVGA devices using the older OS. The dev has cabbed a very nice mod to make the stock Start menu of 6.5.x look and feel like that of WP7. The mod seems relatively simple to apply as it is not really an app but rather a tweak in some of the cpr files present in Windows Mobile. Also, he has provided...

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egzthunder1 · Dec 17, 2010

Google Market 2.2.7 Apk Released

Looks like XDA member Anderdroid has just posted the apk for the newest version the Google Market. 2.2.7 seems to be a minor update (due to the numbering used). However, according to the dev, this new version aims at fixing rendering problems for people using devices with WVGA devices (800x480). The app may have other small fixes as well, so if you liked the 2.2.6, make sure that you give 2.2.7 a quick shot to see if it does anything...

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orb3000 · Dec 16, 2010

Buuf Full Theme for WM

Here's a funny and original theme for your Windows Mobile device. XDA member sponge_worthy presents his development based on Buuf theme for Cookie Home Tab 2 that includes a set of icons for the task bar, a skin for the dialer and a Sense icons package. This theme is like a cartoon with a great design that will completely change and renew the look of your device. If you have kids, beware as this work will be loved by them....

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orb3000 · Dec 16, 2010

CHT Christmas Theme and Widget for WM

Are you feeling touched by the upcoming season? Perhaps, you may want to have something that reflects Christmas on your Windows Mobile device. If so, XDA member Dunc001 prepared a nice theme for Cookie Home Tab. The full theme includes CHT Comm Toggles - Airplane, Wifi, Blue-tooth, Phone, Silent, Vibrate, CHT Notification Icons incl Voice mail now, CHT HD Mini Lock-screen - Snowman lock slider, slider notification icons, email and SMS widget skins, dSign Clock v1.2 LE including Christmas layout...

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orb3000 · Dec 10, 2010

SPB Theme DROID PRO+ 2 for WM

XDA member DOC3000 presents an update to this great Android based theme for your Windows Mobile device using SPB, which includes weather icons and a backgrounds pack. The theme features menu bars manager, contacts button manager, middle button manager and task manager button, just to mention some. The latest update fixes some problems such as vertical lines on the Menu bars, date widget, 3D SMS and Email viewers, amongst others. Working on WM WVGA, VGA, QVGA and WQVGA resolutions. Originally posted...

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orb3000 · Dec 10, 2010

Theme Mix & Match for WM

This is a new and fresh theme for changing the home screen of your Windows Mobile device using Cookie Home Tab 2. XDA member manalas presents Mix & Match themes with a complete series of options to fully customize your device including: SoftKeys, toggle switches, notification icons, analog/digital Clock and Windows lock scren. The developer worked to the last detail to bring a great UI grpahics which were fully tested on Energy ROM´s but should work on any other WVGA...

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orb3000 · Dec 9, 2010

Farsi Language for Finger Keyboard -WM

For those members using Farsi language now thanks to XDA anishtan32, we can have it on Windows Mobile devices. After installing this application, Finger Keyboard will display as a new option the language Far. Members reported working on WVGA, VGA and QVGA resolutions. To install, just copy the extracted file into (root):\program files\fingerkeyb\skins\.  Probably, you will need a soft reset after doing this. Please leave feed back to the developer. Originally posted by anishtan32 Farsi Language for Finger Keyboard hi...

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