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Posted November 21, 2014 at 12:00 pm by Jimmy McGee
Team Win Recovery Project for the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 is available now! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week’s news is the announcement of Unofficial CyanogenMod 12 for the HTC Explorer and be sure the check out the article talking about Android 5.0 Lollipop landing on the Sony Xperia Z3. That’s not all that’s covered in today’s video!
Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA TV. XDA TV Producer TK released an Xposed Tuesday video for Statusbar Download Progress. Then Jordan showed you the Android 5.0 Lollipop update to the Nvidia SHIELD Tablet. And later, rirozizo showed us t. . . READ ON »
Posted November 20, 2014 at 09:00 am by Jimmy McGee
Material Design is all the buzz in the Android world right now. Android 5.0 Lollipop’s user interface has introduced the topics of material design. All apps are going to material design, even boring old file managers. Those standard apps that allow you to browse the file system of your phone, and today’s app does it in material design.
XDA Senior Member arpitkh96 offers up a Material Design-themed file manager. In this video, XDA TV Producer TK reviews Amaze File Manager. TK shows off the application and gives his thouights, so check out this app review.. . . READ ON »
Posted November 19, 2014 at 04:00 pm by Jimmy McGee
We’ve showed you how to install Google factory images on your Nexus devices before. Now the latest factory images are of the new Android 5.0 Lollipop. A lot of excitement have been buzzin around Lollipop. With its Material Design and other great improvements. Continuous improvement is a good thing. What if you are not ready to flash the last Lollipop image to your device? We won’t judge you, we promise. But let us show you what you are missing.
In this episode of XDA TV Producer rirozizo shows you what Lollipop looks like using his Nexus 4. He shows of the user interfact changes. He shows you the new notification panel. He talks about ambient display. If you wanted to see Lollipop in action, check out t. . . READ ON »
Posted November 19, 2014 at 06:00 am by Jimmy McGee
Not too long ago, Nvidia announced the successor to the Nvidia Shield, which got redubbed the SHIELD Portable. The successor was the Nvidia SHIELD Tablet. In the past, XDA TV Producer Jordan has done a SHIELD (Portable) unboxing, review, and a played a couple games, including streaming games from his PC to his SHIELD. Also, he showed you how you can play two hot PC games on the SHIELD natively, Half Life 2 and Portal.
Check out this video to watch Jordan talk about the Android 5.0 Lollipop release for the Nvidia SHIELD Tablet, which he reviewed not to long ago. Check out the material design user interface update. Additionally, Nvidia has released the Nvidia GRID On-Demand Gaming Service. Previously this wa. . . READ ON »
Posted November 18, 2014 at 10:00 am by Jimmy McGee
If you’ve ever had to download something on your phone, you know that big files can take a while. Depending on your data coverage, small files might also take a while. So to kill time during a download, you go do other things on your phone. It would be nice if you didn’t have to pull open your notification tray to check the status of your download.
In this episode of XDA Xposed Tuesday, XDA TV Producer TK reviews an Xposed Module that shows a visual download completion indicator on your notification bar. XDA Recognized Contributor C3C076 created the Statusbar Download Progress module. TK shows off the modules and gives his thoughts, so check out this Xposed Tuesday video.. . . READ ON »
Posted November 17, 2014 at 07:00 am by Jimmy McGee
Android 5.0 Lollipop factory images are finally available for the Google Nexus 4! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this weekend’s news is the announcement of Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Nvidia SHIELD Tablet, and be sure the check out the article talking about Chainfire releasing CF-Auto-Root for the Lollipop Nexus Line of devices! That’s not all that’s covered in today’s video!
Jordan talks about the other videos released this weekend on XDA TV. XDA TV Producer TK talks about some of the Best Mods for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. XDA TV Producer droidmodd3rx released a video showing you the FuGoo Speake. . . READ ON »
Posted November 16, 2014 at 06:00 am by Jimmy McGee
The holidays will be here in no time, so why not start thinking about gifts? Flor the Android enthusiast you can get them many things like a standard battery from Lepow, to a battery plus a plethora of options like an SD Card reader from RAVPower and a huge 14000mAh Power Bank from RAVPower. Perhaps even a WowWee MiP?
In this episode XDA TV Producer droidmodd3rx takes some time to talk about a unique smartphone accessory, the FuGoo Speaker. This device includes an assortment of jackets to upgrade both the durability and style. This speaker lasts 40 hours per charge. Finally, it is sand, dust, snow, mud and water proof. Check out this video to find out more.. . . READ ON »
Posted November 15, 2014 at 09:00 am by Jimmy McGee
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has been out for a little bit and if you own this device, you’ve probably gone through the phases of a new device. You’ve watched reviews on the device, you’ve purchased it, and then you’ve rooted it. So what do you do next?
In this video, XDA TV Producer TK presents some applications and Xposed mods that he’s installed on his Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Check out these mods to give you an answer to the question of what to do next. These suggestions include Amplify, ChromePie, Greenify and Wanam. There are many other mods mentioned as well. Check this video out.. . . READ ON »
Posted November 14, 2014 at 01:30 pm by Jimmy McGee
Googler Chet Haase made a big appearance at the 5th annual Big Android BBQ. He talked about Android 5.0 Lollipop during the Opening Keynote. Additionally, he gave a talk entitled, “Best Practices for Software Development of Practical Practicing Software Practitioners”
Lead of the Android UI toolkit at Google, Chet and his team focus on animations, graphics, performance, and more. In this presentation, Chet talks about the latest in best practices for software developers. So if you wanted to learn more about software development best practices, or not, check out the video below!