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...
Xperia Jelly Bean Lockscreen Ported to ICS Xperias, Oppo Find5 Rooted – XDA Developer TV
It’s been a slow news week, but there were still great news stories that hit the Portal at XDA-Developers this weekend. Jordan reviews all the important stories from this week, such as the Xperia Jelly Bean lockscreen ported to all Xperia Devices.
In application news, Jordan talks about using a custom DPI without causing Google Play headaches. Also, you can play embedded videos with Airvidplay. Jordan talks about the new rooting procedure for the Oppo Find 5 using CASUAL by XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler . Pull up a chair and check out this video. And if you any news to report, feel free to contact a News Writer.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Xperia Jelly Bean Lockscreen Ported to all ICS Xperia Devices
- Show Embedded Video Who’s Boss with Airvidplay
- Custom DPI without Upsetting Google Play
- Adam Outler Roots the Oppo Find5 X909 using Casual
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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....