April Fools Day is once again upon us and as usual, tech companies everywhere have not failed to keep us entertained. With a trove of fantastic faux product launches and even some real product launches that were taken as April Fools jokes, people have been busy releasing their hilarious ideas. With many of these jokes being nostalgic and some even being functional it's easy to appreciate the spirit behind them. Samsung Galaxy Blade Edge In a reference to the Galaxy...
Voting Starts Now for XDA TV!
As you might recall, a couple of months ago we set out to find a couple of great on-camera personalities that could usher in the era of XDA TV. Video will add a new dimension to xda-developers, taking the form as weekly news recaps, tutorials, and more. As a reminder, XDA TV personalities will get a subdomain profile on tv.xda-developers.com, a special badge next to their avatar in the forums, and plenty of exposure through XDA’s YouTube channel.
We received nearly fifty audition videos, and from that batch, we’ve chosen our five favorite. Now we need your help to identify your two favorite personalities. Please use the voting tool below to pick your two favorite.
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The beginning of April is dominated by April Fools. There are jokes and pranks everywhere, which are meant to fool people. This news is no joke though, as Google has pushed the shiny red button to send out over-the-air updates to supported devices. Well, sort of, as only a few of available Nexus devices got updates to Android 5.1. Here's a list of OTAs that can be downloaded and flashed by stock recoveries. You can find guides on how to revert...
Once again, we have arrived on the most magical of holidays - the annual unveiling of HalfLife 3, and day on which co-workers believe it is appropriate to duct tape air horns behind doors. I speak, of course, about April Fools Day. As has become their custom, Google launched lighthearted "pranks" for each of their various services (with other tech sites and vendors following suit), and we have done our best to round up the humorous products and tweaks surfacing thus far....