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...
This Week in Development – XDA TV
This Week in Development, new comer Jordan covers all the exciting stories you need to know from the XDA-Developers forum. In addition to Android’s possibly inadvertent fail, he covers ROMs for the Samsung Galaxy Note and HTC One X, and HTC One V ROMs being ported to the Desire S and Desire HD. Jordan mentions the addition of a forum for the HTC One V. Additionally, XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler‘s CASUAL and Shelr articles are discussed. The strangely addictive Crazy Birds game and an Android VNC are covered, along with the accelerometer fix for the T-Mobile Galaxy SII
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Links to stories mentioned:
Android 3.2+ Code (Inadvertently?) Preventing Write Access to External Storage
Samsung Galaxy Note AOSP ROM in ICS Tablet Mode
T-Mobile Galaxy S II ICS Accelerometer Fix Released
HTC Rezound Auto Unlocker Makes Unlocking Faster and Easier
CASUAL: Motorola RAZR Root Method Unlike Any Other
New VNC Server Shows Promise for Rooted Android Devices
Perm Root and First Custom ROMs for HTC One X
HTC One V ROM Ported to the Desire S and Desire HD
Forum Added for the HTC One V
Crazy Birds Will Drive You Mad
Show Me Your Shell
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