What Can or Should OnePlus Improve For Their Next Device?

The OnePlus 3T is the most popular device on the XDA forums at the moment and for good reason — with exceptional dev support and impressive specs the device meets...

Theming App Elements with Substratum

In this XDA TV video, Rawad continues his series of tutorials related to Substratum theming. Previously we learned how to create a simple substratum theme and how to customize icons....

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Linux CLI Launcher Transforms Your Home Screen Into A Terminal

The Google Play Store features many launchers of all kinds ready to make your life easier. Whether it’s Nova Launcher, Apex Launcher, or Evie Launcher, there are a ton of...
April 26, 2017 2:00 PM

[Update: Apparently just for Employees] Google-branded Bluetooth Headphones appear in FCC documents

In order for electronic products with any potential for wireless interference to be sold within the United States, these devices must be certified by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). All...
April 26, 2017 12:34 PM

Get the Python 3 Bootcamp Bundle for $41

If you’re ready to start mastering your Python skills, this deal from the XDA Depot is a great place to start. This bundle includes nine different courses valued at $810. Right now you can get this deal for only $41. Learn everything you’ll need to know about Python from beginner to advanced. This bundle includes: …

Google Home Can Finally Read you Step-by-Step Recipe Instructions

When I first purchased my Google Home device, I was initially disappointed by how lacking the official integrations were. Although the list of available services has grown over time, many...
April 26, 2017 11:26 AM

Report: Huawei Overtakes Oppo in China, Has the Largest Market Share in the Country Again

The smartphone market over in China is fierce and incredibly fast paced. Companies such as Huawei, Oppo, Xiaomi, ZTE and Vivo have been battling it out to see who can...
April 26, 2017 11:25 AM

Samsung Using Facial Recognition for Mobile Payments is Years Away

Android has had their own version of facial recognition for a while. You can generally find this feature tucked away in the Smart Lock section of the setting’s security page...
April 26, 2017 10:59 AM

Chrome’s Dev Channel Adds a Hidden “Media-Remoting” Feature for Chromecast

Millions of people use their Chromecast to watch media on their TVs, and many are doing this directly from a tab within Chrome itself. If the video service doesn’t support...
April 26, 2017 10:37 AM

Learn 3D Modeling for Cheap – The Complete Blender Creator Course

If you’re a game developer looking to expand your skill set, or a complete beginner who is willing to work hard to get into the field, this course is a...
April 26, 2017 9:00 AM

Xperia XZs Added to Sony’s Open Device Program

Sony is doing an excellent job in supporting the developer community. It’s been a few years since the Japanese OEM first began releasing device trees, vendor blobs, and kernel sources for...
April 25, 2017 1:40 PM

Samsung Planning to Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7R in South Korea by June

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will go down in the history books as the flagship whose popularity blew up in its face when it hit the market (okay, enough with the...
April 25, 2017 1:20 PM

Enabling MultiWindow Mode on Any Huawei Device Running EMUI 4.1

While the MultiWindow mode is officially only available for Huawei devices on Nougat-based EMUI 5, XDA Senior Member #Henkate was able to get the feature working on his device running EMUI...
April 25, 2017 12:45 PM

Guide to Enable Dual SIM Support on US and European Variants of Moto Z Plus

By default, the Moto Z Play ships with single SIM support here in the US and European markets. But as XDA Member xequtor found out, you can get two SIM cards working...
April 25, 2017 12:30 PM

MultiROM Without Kexec Hardbooting Ported to OnePlus 2

A well-known MultiROM has been ported to OnePlus 2 by XDA Senior Member MZO. Except MultiROM MZO has released a modified version of TWRP 3.1.0.0. With this using the no-kexec workaround,...
April 25, 2017 12:00 PM