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PushBall Game for HD2

PushBall version 1.0 is a nifty little game developed by XDA forum member owtommywo.  This is the first game that the dev has developed and has only been tested on the HTC HD2. The object of the game is to center the red dot, and if necessary bounce the blue ball against the edges of the...

Metro Calculator, WP7 Style

Following success of the Metro WP7 project, several complementing apps have shown up. This time, XDA member Kamill developed a calculator in the classic Windows Phone 7 style for Metro. Developer mentions he´s working on a full WP7 UI, and hopefully we can see it on-line sometime soon. This initial release was tested on VGA resolution...

XDA_UC_NET Updated to Version 0.4

There are several tools for Chefs available in our beloved forum. One that had a fantastic welcome by chefs was one created by XDA moderator Noonski. XDA UC (User Customization) is a silent installer, which allows a device to automatically install cabs, registry tweaks, and many other pre-configured modifications upon flashing a new rom. Based...

Market Place Rules Updated

Just in case some of you are not familiar with it, there is a section known as Market Place (MP), which can be used to buy, trade, or sell used phones by members of XDA. This has been up for some time and has been a very valuable tool for our members to sell devices,...

Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Finally Rooted (with Easy Instructions)

Many Android handsets are rooted even before their official release, but the Xperia X10, being Sony Ericsson's entry into the Android world, apparently has some pretty tough security protection to prevent people from rooting and flashing custom ROMs onto it. Back in May, someone even claimed to have rooted the X10 using a special flashing...

Use your Location as a Wallpaper with WMM

We have been using all sorts of wallpapers over the years: pictures, drawings, animations, weather wallpapers, but this is a first. XDA member MikyWoW has made an app that will pull your location using Google Maps and will place a map (from GoogleMaps) with your exact location as a wallpaper. A nifty feature is that...

[VSS] WMD Visio Stencil File

XDA member summoner developed this useful tool: Visio Stencil File. In case you are not familiar with it, this tool will let you create diagrams in Windows Mobile devices using vector graphics. On this first version of the application, the developer included Emulator and Sense SDK images. Also, he made an open invitation for others to join...

Shipped-Roms.com Not Going Down!

In an interesting turn of events on the whole HTC vs Conflipper saga, we have learned some very interesting news directly from the developer himself (which he later posted in shipped-roms.com). Conflipper said that he has spoken with HTC and had reached yet another agreement on the kind of content that he can (and cannot)...

New Lock-Screen Working on COM5 ROMs

Some members are always looking for new ways to personalize their devices, and this time it is the lock screen's turn. XDA member Cloudyfa presents this beautiful lock screen from OBOE leaked ROM completely translated to English and working on COM5 ROMs (WM6.5.3) Previous versions were working only for Windows Mobile devices with 6.5, but now...

Comic Book Reader for Windows Mobile

If you are a comic book fan, and wished you could read your comic books on the go, the wait is over as XDA forum member webgandalf has developed his first Windows Mobile application! CBZ reader is an application that lets you read CBZ files (compressed comic book files) on your Windows Mobile device, with finger scrolling...

iperov’s Pocket Guitar

Some time ago, XDA member iperov presented this application to play a guitar on your Windows Mobile device. It is a very fun application and it comes with 2 good skins, which make it very easy to use. The app works on WM5 and up and it has been tested on QVGA resolutions, but it...

Prevent your Screen from Timing Out While Using TomTom

Have you ever used TomTom ono a Windows Mobile device? If so, then you are probably familiar with its inability on certain devices to keep the screen on (device's power settings turning the screen off). To fix this dilemma, XDA member zapras has released a small script, which forces the device's screen to stay on...