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New Google Voice With Widget Extracted from G2 ROM

With the recent news of the HTC Vision aka G2, and the even more recent news of the G2 Test ROM leak, XDA forum member MvP77 has pulled the new Google Voice (with widget), from the leaked ROM.With news that Google will be implementing call integration into Gmail, the inclusion of this widget seems more...

Schedule Reboot with PowerBoot for Android

Once in a while, your mobile device will need a reboot.  You can either do this manually or you can try out the Android scheduler application written by XDA forum member jag.PowerBoot let's you schedule the date and time of your next reboot for your Android device. What's more, the app provides various reboot options...

How To: Listen to Pandora Radio Outside the US

If you live outside the US, and you want to join the following of Pandora Radio, XDA forum member GlobaL_TroTTer has posted a guide on how to do this.For those of you who don't know, Pandora Radio is a free personalised radio to stream music on your Android device.  It let's you tap in the...

Simplistic Theme for Android Updated

Android themes are starting to come almost as frequent as we see them on WM platform. This time XDA member chancellorr presents this nice theme for your Android device with Metamorph, and as it´s name says is a very simple and clean theme. New icons can be found on the version 1.1 update that also...

WhatsApp Messenger – Now in Beta for Android!

The messaging application WhatsApp Messenger, made popular on the iPhone, is now available as a beta release for Android!Many XDA forum members have been waiting for the release, and XDA member cgorki is one member who has posted this news in the forums. WhatsApp is a smartphone to smartphone messenger currently available for iPhone, BlackBerry and Nokia...

FixFlash – ROM Flash Verify and Repair Tool

If you find that you are experiencing problems booting your Android device into custom ROMS, it could be that you have some corrupt files after flashing your phone.XDA forum member SavvyX4 kept experiencing such problems where on occasion, the corrupt file was a critical framework file causing issues during booting.To fix this, the XDA member...

Froyo Arrives on the HTC Droid Incredible!

HTC has just confirmed via Twitter that today will indeed be the day that owners of Verizon's Droid Incredible will finally get a taste of Froyo, as an official update rolls out across the US.  This announcement comes amid strong speculaton that such an update was imminent, and by the time you read this article...

Not Call Log – Set Default End Call Action

Are you fed up of accidentally dialing someone from your call log after you've just finished a phone call?  Or maybe like XDA forum member My_Immortal, you're frustrated with your X10 returning to the lock-screen after every call.The XDA member has found an application on the Market called Not Call Log, which fixes the problem.The...

Nexus One Multimedia Files for WM or Android

Found on the vast world of XDA and posted a few months ago, but worth to bring it back with all this Android fever. Do you have a Windows Mobile device but want to have the look´sound of Nexus One on it without installing an application? Then this would be of your interest because XDA...

Forums for the HTC Vision (G2) Added

Because of its imminent release/unveiling in mid September, xda-developers has done what it does best... try to stay ahead of the curve. We have added a new section to our ever growing list of sub-forums for discussion and development of the upcoming HTC Vision (aka G2, aka Blaze, aka T-Mobile Project Emerald, etc). HTC has...

Motorola Droid 2 Finally Rooted

If you recently bought Verizon's latest addition to the Droid world, the Droid 2, then this is something you were probably waiting for. Root was finally achieved and XDA member karnovaran has posted a very nice and comprehensive guide on how to do it. The root was achieved by Sebastian Krahmer and has brought joy...

Test Android Build for HTC Vision Leaked and Under Development

Even before the unveil, a very interesting development surfaced involving HTC's newest best kept secret. The latest test rom for the HTC Vision/ G1 Blaze/ G2/ Vanguard... has been leaked and it is already under heavy development all overthe web. Not an awful lot is known at the moment, but this leak test could show...