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MMAppLauncher: Android like Launcher for Win Mo.

Want to get the Android like launcher feel on your Windows Mobile smartphone? Well, XDA member Maximus.Mobile has done it again with another great app for you Win. Mo. users. Among many features, one of the best is that it keeps track of 20 of your most frequented apps and allows you to save an...

Estimated website Value of xda-developers.com

Recently, XDA member swiss420 posted some very interesting information that analyzes the value of our beloved XDA-Developers. The link provides useful estimated data like the daily page views: 682,682 and daily visitors: 125,990. Worldwide Rank position of XDA is in 1,806. Original poster also compared the value of XDA with others sites such as HTC and Google...

HBOOT for HTC Desire Now Available

XDA member ieftm and team has managed to develop an HBOOT image which disables NAND protection on the HTC Desire. This unlocks the /system and /recovery partitions, and allows for unsigned ZIP files to be installed, among a few other things. So, it basically allows for more development for the Desire. Please make sure to follow all...

XDA App for Android Updated to v1.3.1

We've just pushed out a new updated to our official XDA Android app. Version 1.3 brings a lot of changes. Here are the ones we're most excited about: 1. Improved UI (cleaner icons, dark/light color scheme color choice) 2. Background PM notifications (you must enable this in the settings. Notifications happen when app is closed) 3. Attachment downloads! The...

British Hills for Android

Are you into walking (trekking) but like to have your Android device all the time with you? This application, created by XDA member mingoid, will let you have detailed information of more than 4,500 hills and mountains in Great Britain. Information such as latitude, longitude, and height can be displayed on a nice interface, and...

Wildfire Froyo with Sense Ported to HTC Hero

In the blink of an eye, XDA members Decad3nce, beezy420, and nfinitefx45 were able to port Froyo 2.2 w/ Sense from the HTC Wildfire to the HTC Hero. This rom is still in Alpha stages but is pretty functional for a port. It was ported from the HTC Wildfire Froyo leak and is only 80% functional as of today....

Phone Creeper 0.9 for WM is Out and Ready for Espionage

A few months back, a very controversial application surfaced on XDA for Windows Mobile, which let you spy on other people's phones. The app created by XDA member chetstriker was admired and feared by many to the point that the dev had to create an anti-creeper app to block the one he originally created. Phone...

Android Boot Animation – The Screaming Droid

Have you ever seen Android screaming in video? XDA member ASimmons saw it and decided to make a boot animation from it. The idea came from a Korean Android advertisement and the developer made a nice animation to personalize your device and give a screaming touch. Presented for two resolution screens: 320 x 480 and 480...

Advanced Power Menu for Sense HD ROMS

If you're running a Sense HD ROM on your mobile Android device and want to get more from the stock Power Menu, then take a look at this mod. The stock Power Menu gives you the standard three options of 'Power Off','Restart' and 'Airplane Mode'.  Now, you can get much much more with XDA forum member...

Feel Like Participating? Development for Kite UI for Android Has Started

XDA member Liquidice has been working on a concept for a new UI for Android. The dev states that the conceptual part of the UI is finished and has started active development for this refreshing and minimalist UI. The UI works in levels or tiers, where swipping in different directions will take you into different...

How to Hide Signatures, Avatars, and Images at XDA

We have virtually no restrictions on how XDA users can customize their signature, unless it's offensive or inappropriate. Sometimes signatures can get quite long, resulting in higher page load times. Did you know that you can turn off signatures in your Control Panel? In fact, you can also turn off avatars and images if you're...

Disable Menu Unlock Button for Lockscreen.

If you find that you are unintentionally unlocking your lockscreen, then you might want to try out this mod by XDA forum member preludedrew. This mod disables the capacitive menu button for unlocking the lockscreen.  The mod has been tested on Vanilla Lockscreens, but should work the same on HTC Lockscreens. The XDA member warns that...