How many times have you been playing with your phone and your battery goes dead? Well in this day and age, you can pick up huge battery packs that will charge your device in no time. But sometimes you don’t need the battery, so carrying around a heavy battery pack isn’t always worth it. Well what if the battery you carried gave other functions.
In this episode, XDA Developer TV Producer Jordan takes some time to talk about a unique smartphone accessory: the RAVPower RP-WD01 5-in-1 device. This device is marketed as a Wireless SD Card Reader, a USB . . . READ ON »
We all love the intricate behind the scenes tweaks that improve battery life, performance, and allow us to unlock or root our devices, but sometimes you just want to make your phones look cool. There are many themes available out there, and sometimes you want change your themes quickly and easily. With this Xposed Module, now you can.
In this episode of XDA Xposed Tuesday, XDA Developer TV Producer TK reviews the HKThemeManager Xposed Module by Forum Member hdbk1986 that allows you to change your themes whenever the mood strikes you. TK shows off the module and gives his . . . READ ON »
Look Out! There is a piece of Windows malware that can infect Android devices! Thankfully, there are two easy steps you need to follow to protect yourself! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this week’s news is the announcement that Google has acquired the Artificial Intelligence startup DeepMind and Button Savior Non-Root has received an overhaul! That’s not all that’s covered in today’s video!
Android 4.5, or the whatever next version of Android is, could break root app functionality! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week’s news is the announcement that the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact has been rooted and the release of Paranoid Android 4.0 Beta 3! That’s not all that’s covered in today’s video!
Oppo has made great strides in becoming a very developer friendly company, from attending XDA:DevCon to providing much needed kernel source code and developer information. Perhaps some of the most exciting news was that a version of the Oppo N1 became the first phone to officially come with CyanogenMod preinstalled from the factory.
Recently, XDA Developer TV Producer Jordan reviewed the Oppo N1, but didn’t have a chance to get a copy of the official CyanogenMod to review. In the episode of XDA Developer TV, TK reviews the Oppo N1 with official CyanogenMod. He compares it to the . . . READ ON »
During CES 2014, XDA Developer TV Producer TK got a chance to get his hands on the Omate TrueSmart smartwatch 2.0 and interview the founder of Omate about the watch. Be sure to check out that video. Also, TK got a chance to do a full review of the Omate device as well. There is a lot of interest in this device, and a lot of new smartwatches are in a the works. Some have even already been released.
In this episode of XDA Developer TV, TK compares three different smartwatches. He compares the original Pebble smartwatch, perhaps . . . READ ON »
According to chip maker Intel’s CES 2014 press conference, we will soon be controlling our devices with face and hand gestures in front of our displays. Well, we aren’t quite there yet, so now we have to rely on soft buttons on the bottom of our screens, or sometimes hardware buttons and simple touch interfaces on our devices. However, there are some options when it comes to making certain touch gestures on our screen.
In this episode of XDA Xposed Tuesday, XDA Developer TV Producer TK reviews the Xposed Module that simply makes a swipe action perform as your back . . . READ ON »
The kernel files have been released for the Android 4.4 KitKat update on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this week’s news is the announcement that the full Smart Social Camera Experience has been ported to Android 4.3 Xperia Devices and Mobile ODIN has been updated with more features and support for more devices!
Android 4.4 KitKat official builds for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week’s news is the announcement that the Motorola Droids are getting Android 4.4 KitKat builds and you can get a Google Play Edition Moto G! That’s not all that’s covered in today’s video!
Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA Developer TV. XDA Developer TV Producer TK released an Xposed Tuesday video for Root Cloak, he then reviewed the Omate TrueSmart . . . READ ON »
In today’s fast paced world, we often have a lot going on. Wise people use their calendars to keep track of all that. But if you don’t respond to notifications from your calendar or don’t check it often, you could miss important appointments. If there were an easier way to view your calendar, maybe you wouldn’t miss those appointments.
XDA Senior Member SagiLo offers up an application to quickly and simply view your calendar. In this video, XDA Developer TV Producer TK reviews Calendar Status. TK shows off the application, how it can be used, and he gives his thoughts. . . . READ ON »
The Omate TrueSmart 2.0 is a new contender in the smartwatch category of wearable tech. The great thing about the TrueSmart smartwatch 2.0 is that it’s shipping to KickStarter backers right now in the form of a developer edition, and has community support from Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP) and developers, such as Lokifish Marz, Dees Troy, Daniel Ortiz, and Kurt Huwig.
At this time, production is ramping up and more units are ready to start shipping. The company recently received FCC approval to ship to the US. During our CES 2014 coverage (check out the. . . READ ON »
We all love rooting our devices, and we all have many different reasons as to why we root. But oddly enough, some companies don’t want you to have root access. Recently, T-Mobile’s app began warning users about the “dangers” of running a rooted device. Who knows what companies might do to their app if they don’t want you to have root?
Retuning to our normal programming with this episode of XDA Xposed Tuesday, XDA Developer TV Producer TK reviews an Xposed Module that hides root functionality from some apps. XDA Forum Member devadvance created the Root Cloak Xposed Module to . . . READ ON »
The Samsung Galaxy S 4 gets a leaked Android 4.4.2 KitKat build! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week’s news is the announcement that Sony Xperia M got an unofficial Android 4.4.2 KitKat Release and the Sony Xperia TX has a leaked version of Android 4.3 Jelly Bean! That’s not all that’s covered in today’s video!