If you are familiar with Xiaomi, you might have heard that they are not the most compliant when it comes to the General Public License that makes the core of Android open to us. The terms of the GPLv2 state that since the Android kernel is based on the Linux kernel, which is licensed under GPL,v2 Android has to be open-source for everyone to study or modify, and those that modify the Android kernel have to make their sources immediately available for...
Ubuntu Touch Released for Nexus Devices, Xperia Z Rooted, HTC One Benchmarked – XDA Developer TV
The Ubuntu Touch developer preview is available for most current Nexus devices. That story and more are covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this week. Be sure to check out Jordan’s Video of Ubuntu Touch on the Nexus 7. Jordan talks about the Sony Xperia Z being rooted and the preliminary benchmarks of the new HTC One.
Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA Developer TV. XDA Developer TV Producer azrienoch talks about the 5 myths of Android software, XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler released an XDA Unboxing of the JynxBox HD Network Streamer, and XDA Developer TV Producer TK released an app review of Contact Notification. Additionally, Jordan talks about the creation of new forums on XDA-Developers. Pull up a chair and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Jordan’s Video on Ubuntu Touch on the Nexus 7
- Ubuntu Touch Now Available
- Sony Xperia Z Rooted Before Release!
- Preliminary Benchmarks of the New HTC One
- FacePalm S-Off for HTC One S, One XL, and Droid DNA
- Forums Added for the New HTC One, Google Glass, Ouya, and More!
- 5 Myths of Custom OEM Android Skins – AOSP, Sense, TouchWiz – XDA Developer TV
- JynxBox HD Network Media Streamer Unboxing the XDA Way – XDA Developer TV
- App Review: Your Favorite Contacts on your Notification Panel – XDA Developer TV
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