Wear is said to not offer enough for mass adoption, even though its been in the market for over 9 months. I personally have a Gear Live which I purchased 8 months ago, and my experience with it has had its ups and downs throughout my time with it. For the longest time, I was not able to recommend the platform to anyone. Since then, a lot of updates have hit Wear watches, some improving battery life, others changing the...
This Week in Development – Quick Take: Samsung Galaxy S III – XDA TV
For this Quick Take of This Week in Development, Jordan talks about articles on the XDA Portal from a secret location. Jordan talks about a sweet development for the camera app on Android that allows any device to shoot in burst mode. Also covered is a modification to reduce audio latency on the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S. Jordan reminds you to check out XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler’s XDA TV Contest from Saturday.
Jordan then spends most of his time talking about the latest news for the Samsung Galaxy S III. This device gets a toolkit to do the hard work, a camera modification to allow 30 Mbit video recording, and CyanogenMod 9 Nightlies. So sit down, or stand up, relax, and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Burst Shot on Any Android Device
- Reduce Audio Latency on the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S
- Samsung Galaxy S III Tool Kit Does the Hard Work for You
- Camera Mod Brings 30 Mbit Video and More to Galaxy S III
- Official CyanogenMod 9 Nightly Builds for the Galaxy S III
- Contest: Win an ARM CORTEX M0 Development Board – XDA TV
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SlimRoms' website has been experiencing technical difficulties for the last month or so, but it's good to know the team is working hard and is still on top of things. The SlimRoms GitHub repos are getting updated with some major changes showing up. Most notably, some projects are getting a new 5.1 branch: lp5.1! A new, revamped and open source website is also in the works, with a look inspired by material design. We also got a tip about an...
Wireless charging is becoming more and more common as many OEMs are now starting to include this feature in their flagships. There are already dozens of wireless chargers to choose from on the market today, but quality definitely varies. For those of you who charge your devices wirelessly, let us know which charger is your favorite and why.