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Flash Kernels Easily With Kernel Update Utility Tool!

If you're a frequent kernel flasher or just starting out, there is now a lightweight Kernel Update Utility Tool for Windows, courtesy of XDA forum member jkoljo. The tool takes a kernel in either zImage or CWM flashable zip format and flashes it to your HTC Desire HD. The tool is also capable of pushing and applying...

Motorola Defy Forums Added

And just in time for Christmas, our community has received the gift of yet another addition to the T-Mobile family of Android devices. Why is this device different from other Android devices? The biggest thing is the fact that the Defy is a very rugged phone, which can withstand scratching, bumps, hits, and even water splashing...

Dev Tool: ProvxmlReg Converter|XrMeLg for WM

XDA member kokotas presents this tool specially for Windows Mobile developers. XrMeLg is a tool to convert provxml files to reg files and back. The dev mentioned that this tool is really simple to use as a GUI. This is a Windows command line tool which accepts an xml registry provisioning file as the only...

Quotes of the Week #1

Every XDA member has it's own place and function within the community. Some create apps, others design themes. But a large portion of XDA members are here for discussion and sharing opinions - and that's an aspect which is actually missing in the smartphone blogging world nowadays. We are breaking that habit by introducing a new...

Zenonia 3 for Android is Here!

XDA member silviantrius told us about the awaited Zeonia 3, an expected game for iOS, which just became available for Android devices. The main objective in the game is to find the reason for the death of his adoptive father at the hands of a demon, and subsequently a more powerful evil that is at work....

The Weekly Q&A: Week 16

Every week we select 5 questions that we have come across throughout the forum, although they may not be interesting to you and your device(s) it may be useful to someone else with the same question. Q'I have an HTC HD7 and five Hotmail accounts used for various things. If I sync my main Hotmail account...

Manage Data on Your Android Device With NES

So, you think you can install 37 apps on a single day? You are down to 36 and the next thing you know, your Android device gives you a little pop up telling you that you do not have enough space available to install it. What the...? In essence, the data partition used by Android...

OneNote / Live for WP7 new features review

XDA member Talys wrote a nice review of One Note for Windows Phone 7 devices. The original poster discovered a lot of useful stuff like you can have tabbed OneNote Notebook on WP7, the possibility to have multiple notebooks and that it can be perfectly synced to the free Web version and to the Office...

Boot Animations + Tutorial for Android

XDA member drater presents a good combined thread including a complete tutorial regarding boot animations for your Android device and at the same place a good collection of boot screens to get your devices personalized. Despite this post being old, it contains the basic "how to's" and some beautiful sample images. Once you are familiar...

Legacy Devices Article Series: hTC Blue Angel

On this series of articles, we will be talking about the Legacy devices, those early times great smartphones that marked the first steps and bases of the actual models. All Legacy Devices will be covered on the same order as threads are placed on XDA-Developers section. Enter the Angel - hTC Blue Angel This week we will talk...

Music Player With File/Folder Browsing

If you regularly play music on your mobile Android device, then Music Folder Player may come in handy. It can be annoying when playing ,music without tags for example of your ripped CD's without downloading the ID3 tag. How about when you've added music in a 'new music folder in your memory card without knowing exactly...

This Week’s Recap

This Week's Recap is a series of articles, in which we will give you a short recapitulation of the week's most popular news from the XDA forums. The Recap Nexus S and Gingerbread Combo It has been in the talks for a while now. People have claimed to have seen this pair in a few places but with...