Cloak And Dagger Exploit uses Overlays and Accessibility Services to Hijack the System

What we at XDA once envisioned as a proof of concept security vulnerability has now been confirmed by computer scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. The team...

Galaxy S8 CrashGuard Drop Test Video [Hint: Phone is Unscathed]

The Galaxy S8 and the S8+ are without a doubt some of the nicest phones you can get, plus they have the latest specifications with excellent performance and a stellar camera. Samsung...

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Inspired by Silicon Valley (Show), SeeFood is Now a Real Application

In a recent episode of Silicon Valley, one of the characters has an idea for an application called SeeFood. It lets you take a photo of some food and the...
May 26, 2017 10:35 AM

Andy Rubin’s Company ‘Essential’ to Launch New Android Smartphone On May 30th

Andy Rubin, one of the co-founders of Android, is set to announce a new Android smartphone this month. Rubin worked at Google for nine years before finally leaving the company...
May 26, 2017 10:15 AM

Get 2 TB of Cloud Storage for Life at 99% Off

Cloud storage services like Dropbox, Drive and iCloud are great but they’re probably not something you want to be paying monthly for. Unfortunately if you want any kind of decent sized cloud storage, you’re looking at paying monthly fees. That’s why this deal from the XDA Depot is so good. A 2TB Lifetime Subscription from Zoolz …

Executive Says They Won’t Phase Out the Lenovo Phone Brand

Lenovo originally had some big plans for Motorola when they acquired the company from Google. There were talks about Motorola being kept separate and only utilizing Lenovo’s own worldwide connections...
May 26, 2017 9:59 AM

Add a Quick Launcher to Your Recents Screen on the ZTE Axon 7 (A2017G/U)

The Recents Screen on stock Android allows for users to flip through recently launched apps so that you can switch between them very easily. But what if you could customize this...
May 26, 2017 9:00 AM

OnePlus 3T Production Discontinued, Purchasable Only Till Current Stock Lasts

The OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T have had a very good run. The OnePlus 3 picked up the reins for OnePlus after the OnePlus 2 which had its set of...
May 26, 2017 3:52 AM

Center Clock Mod and Guide for the ZTE Axon 7

Based on your personal preference, you may not be a fan of the default position of the clock on the status bar. If you’d like to center the clock on...
May 25, 2017 6:20 PM

VibeOnKey Adds Vibration and Sound Feedback to Hardware Keys

Developed by XDA Member MasterYus, VibeOnKey lets you add and manage additional feedback to your hardware key interactions. The app relies on the Accessibility service to catch key input events. With...
May 25, 2017 5:54 PM

Thoughts on the OnePlus 3T as an International Traveler’s Companion

A little over a month ago, 36 hours after catching a flight from Los Angeles International Airport, I found myself walking off a plane into a small, rural airport in southern...
May 25, 2017 2:11 PM

Double Tap the Home Button to Turn Off the Screen with doubleHome

Any device with mechanical buttons are bound to have those keys eventually start to fail. It may take several years for it to do so, but eventually it can happen....
May 25, 2017 2:00 PM

Theme your Galaxy S8/S8+ Navigation Bar using Overlays

Yesterday, a post on our Samsung Galaxy S8+ forum was making the rounds around the net which enabled you to theme the navigation keys on your phone to match the...
May 25, 2017 1:42 PM

IFTTT Is Now Offering A Free Way For Developers To Publish Applets

Over the last few years, IFTTT has become known for its ever-growing automation that allows users to create and use “applets” linking independent services together. Anyone can create their own...
May 25, 2017 1:19 PM

Huawei P10 and P10 Plus to Launch in Canada on June 6, 2017

Huawei announced that its P10 and P10 Plus models will come to Canada starting June 6. Huawei originally announced back in February that these two smartphones would be made available...
May 25, 2017 1:05 PM