Nvidia unveiled the SHIELD Tegra X1 TV Box! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is the announcement of the Cyanogen's new corporate identity and partnership with Qualcomm and be sure to check out the article talking about Lollipop devices being no longer encrypted by default! That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week...
XDA Portal: What Would You Like to See Improved?
As you might know, the last couple of months, a lot of changes have taken place to the XDA Portal. We have re-vamped the portal and website with a new, modern look. We added the vote-to-frontpage system, the star system, a steady stream of news, and a lot more. We have been brainstorming on how to improve the portal, to make it even better, more user-friendly and professional. And while we came up with some nice ideas — which will be added soon — we figured it would be great to have your opinion about the portal!
As the end-user, you can probably tell us exactly what you like, and what you dislike about the portal. Maybe you get annoyed at certain articles, or certain technical weaknesses of the site. Or maybe you have ideas on how to improve the content, to make the portal even better. No matter what, every comment is really appreciated!
We started a new thread in the About XDA section. Your opinion really counts, so make sure to join the discussion there. Any idea that can improve the function of the portal, will be taken into consideration. A concluding report, including the best ideas, will be published soon.
You can post your opinion in the ideas thread.
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According to engadget (citing TouchPal as well as an internal source), HTC aims to replace Swype with TouchPal as the default input method in upcoming devices, including the new HTC One M9. The official TouchPal Twitter account also tweeted the engadget article about this, further confirming the move. What prompted this move? The CEO of CooTek, the company behind TouchPal, says it's because of their better contextual prediction and language support. If you actually look at the supported languages, you'll...
Many people are under the impression that once Apple finally launches its smartwatch, the market for wearables will suddenly become mainstream and be taken to the next level. Taking an idea that already exists and making it incredibly successful isn't something new to Apple, but does the Apple Watch have what it takes? The wearable hasn't even shipped yet, but has already won multiple awards and has been featured on numerous fashion magazine covers. Do you think the Apple Watch will be a huge success? Let us know your thoughts.