Samsung has announced their two new flagships, the S6 and the S6 Edge. Both devices will run using Samsung's new 64 bit 14 nm Finfet processor which is a worlds first for a smart phone. It is smaller more powerful and easier on the battery. The performance is 20% faster, consumes 35% less power and sees a 30% productivity gain over the chipset in the Galaxy Note 4 which is running at 20nm. The ram is DDR4 which should boost running memory...
Unofficial XDA TV App Now Optimized for Phones Too!
Earlier in the week, we brought you news of a particularly useful tablet app by XDA forum member nathanpc that provided you with an XDA TV experience catering towards large-screened devices. However, several users requested that a phone-optimized version also be released.
Luckily, the developer has now released a smartphone-optimized version. Featuring the same content and a similar interface, this application allows you to access your favorite mobile-hacking videos from the comfort of your Android-powered smartphone. In the words of the developer:
Now you can have all the XDA TV videos wherever you go using this application. Now on your phone, if you have a tablet you should get it here
I’ve been working on this for a week. Making the layout using HTML and CSS3 was easy, but I got a lot of problems while trying to make the code work on Android, so I took a bit more to match the code for Android. At the time I can’t find another way to open up the videos without firing up the browser to redirect to the Video application, the OS has a lot of problems with HTML5 Video tag so I’ve done it like this.
Continue on to the application thread to get your weekly dose of Azrienoch love in a smartphone-optimized format.
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