While the majority of the top apps have already incorporated Google's newest design language, there are still very many apps that are in need of some Material Design love. Which apps do you think are most desperately in need of an update?
This Week in Development – Quick Take: All US Galaxy S3s Rooted and Responding to NVIDIA the XDA Way – XDA TV
For this Quick Take of This Week in Development, Jordan talks about articles on the XDA Portal. Jordan talks about Nvidia’s response to Linus Torvalds. Also covered is the development that allows native running of EXE files in Windows Phone 7.5. Jordan reminds you to check out XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler‘s XDA TV Pro Tip from Saturday.
Jordan then spends some time talking about the latest news for the Samsung Galaxy S III. This device has recently seen all US variants rooted, as well as a Voodoo SIM Unlock and ClockworkMod Touch recovery for the international i93000. So turn down the lights, grab your sweetie, and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- US Samsung Galaxy S III Variants Rooted
- Voodoo SIM Unlock for i9300 GS3
- ClockworkMod Touch for the International Galaxy S III
- WP7.5 Breakthrough—Run .EXE Code Natively on Stock, Unlocked Roms
- NVIDIA Responds to Torvalds in Kind
- Pro Tip Number 6: Effective Use of NFC Tags – XDA TV
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