Nvidia unveiled the SHIELD Tegra X1 TV Box! 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 the Cyanogen's new corporate identity and partnership with Qualcomm and be sure to check out the article talking about Lollipop devices being no longer encrypted by default! That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week...
The Truth About Recent DMCA Exemptions – XDA Developer TV
DMCA—never before have four letters caused more anger since the time I cursed during the neighborhood church Bingo fundraiser. The Digital Millennium Copyright Act is a much maligned piece of United States legislation. There have been many public examples of its use and power. Some say it reaches too far and violates people’s rights, others say it doesn’t go far enough to protect copyright holders.
As it applies to XDA, it mostly involves device root access and bootloader unlocking. XDA Developer TV Producer azrienoch is here to correct some errors in recent announcement about DMCA exemptions and tablets. Think you know what happened? Watch this video and find out if you were right.
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- Unlimited Multitasking Mod for Galaxy Note 2, Nexus 4 Android 4.2 System Dump – XDA Developer TV
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According to engadget (citing TouchPal as well as an internal source), HTC aims to replace Swype with TouchPal as the default input method in upcoming devices, including the new HTC One M9. The official TouchPal Twitter account also tweeted the engadget article about this, further confirming the move. What prompted this move? The CEO of CooTek, the company behind TouchPal, says it's because of their better contextual prediction and language support. If you actually look at the supported languages, you'll...
Many people are under the impression that once Apple finally launches its smartwatch, the market for wearables will suddenly become mainstream and be taken to the next level. Taking an idea that already exists and making it incredibly successful isn't something new to Apple, but does the Apple Watch have what it takes? The wearable hasn't even shipped yet, but has already won multiple awards and has been featured on numerous fashion magazine covers. Do you think the Apple Watch will be a huge success? Let us know your thoughts.