To me, applications like this one are really important for school students. I bought my first significant Android the same year I began my Physics degree at my university, and immediately I realised how tremendously helpful it was. From accurate graphing applications to TI emulators (don't judge me, the real thing costs crazy amounts here!), passing through giants like Wolfram and MATLAB Mobile, there were a lot of tools for one to excel with. In fact, I'd say that without Android I wouldn't have chosen...
The Weekly Q&A: Week 24
Ok, it´s time for our weekly Questions and Answers article. We have selected five Q&A found on XDA. Even though some of these might not be of help to you, they might still be interesting to read.
Q: I’ve been wanting to change my user name for a while… can anyone point me to who or where I can get my user name changed?
A: Only an Admin can do this type of stuff, you can send a PM
Originally posted in General discussion – About xda-developers.com
Q: How to clean start menu on HTC Diamond?
A: Using CleanRAM to clean up the start menu items, and you can download it at
Originally posted in HTC Diamond – Touch Diamond CDMA
Q: Hello, TD2 is VGA or WVGA device? Any way we should know? Thanks.
A: Resolution: WVGA (480×800)
Originally posted in Touch Diamond2, Pure General
Q: Hello, please help. I have a htc clones T5388i. Please Hard-SPL. I do not want white screen. Thank you very much.
A: The clone needs different firmware… see http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=619643
Originally posted in Touch Diamond2, Pure Q&A
Q: meego will not flash via MAGDLR , but via something other?
A: Of course it will be flashable via MAGLDR, but only after team DFT have ported it. They have suspended dev on it until after the official code is complete and bugs removed, which should be around April time that we start to see dev going on again according to other info.
Originally posted in HD2 MeeGo Q&A and General
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XDA Recognized Contributor Albe95 has shared with us what looks to be Galaxy S6 applications. The ones he's provided are the GearManager, the Optical Reader, GeoNews and Kids Mode. The applications are available for download through the links in the opening post, but keep in mind it is likely that they might not be compatible with your device. There's also new information about more applications and system interface features revealed in the same thread: The alleged S6 statusbar and panel are ported to the...
Only a few years ago, it was normal for a major app release to be available for iOS but come months later to Android. That seems to no longer be the case, as Android has advanced tremendously with Google putting a huge effort into its Play Store and ecosystem. However, while the majority of major app releases are now made available for both platforms at the same time, there are a few iOS exclusives that some of us wish were on our favorite mobile OS (Hyperlapse comes to mind). Let us know which apps for the iPhone you wish were on Android.