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Touch Pro Gets the Gingerbread Treatment.

While not really a part of the XDANDROID project, it is good to see that Android ports for the TP and the Diamond have not stopped. XDA member e334 points us to a thread by Neopeek, who apparently has managed to get a working port of Gingerbread for the Diamond. Needless to say that the...

Custom Battery Meters for Epic – Taking Requests

XDA moderator theimpaler747 just let us into a project that he is currently working on. As it turns out, he decided to make custom battery meters for the Odex DK28 roms for the Samsung Epic 4G. So far, the project only has 3 designs to choose from. However, the dev mentioned that he is taking...

Gingerbread Successfully Ported to… the Vogue!

We have seen some rather good devices that just flat out refuse to drop from grace in the past, but the HTC Vogue has to be the toughest cookie out there. XDA member dzo has made the first official port of Gingerbread onto the HTC Vogue. This little device has nearly bug free ports of...

New Tablet-Only View on XDA

In the last few months we've added a handful of Android tablets to XDA (like the Galaxy Tab, G Tablet, Nook Color, Gen8, and others) and we'll be adding more in the near future. These new breed of tablets are just as tweakable as Android smartphones, so it's no wonder that we've decided to keep...

Gingerbread for Droid Eris Close to Fully Functional

XDA Member punk.kaos has been pushing out updates for his version of Gingerbread for the Droid Eris and as of Version 6 it is very stable and usable now. Some users are saying its as fast as Froyo on the Eris and that is is a daily ROM or one they could use as a...

Red Theme for Android Market

What about having your Android device market application with a nice red theme? XDA member Natemz found out a way to change the green color on Market 2.2.7 for a seasonal Christmas red touch which can survive even an official update. To install boot into clockwork recovery and select zip from SD card then let...

Know The Song At All Times With Tune Pop

XDA member rbtconsultants came up with the perfect solution to the eternal quest of not having to do anything with your device and yet get every last bit of interaction with it. Well, it may be a bit of an exaggeration but this app is still rather neat. If you are listening to music, the app basically...

VidTrim – A Video Editor For Android

If you are looking for a simple video editor for Android, look no further as XDA forum member neoMJ has developed one for Android. VidTrim lets you trim video clips right on your Android phone as well as playing and deleting your videos. Once trimmed, the app lets you save the trimmed version as a new clip or...

New Version of XDAFacebook App for WM Released – Now With Places!

If you are a Facebook socialite and cannot be without reading everything about your friends, XDA member joe_coolish has a fix for your addiction. XDAFacebook for Windows Mobile has been updated to version 4.5, which brings in a very interesting new functionality, unique to this app (in Windows Mobile, that is). Places/Checkins will allow you...

Ubuntu 0.3 for HD2 Released

The wait is finally over. XDA member dcordes, who is famous for bringing (along with a group of other devs) Android and Ubuntu to your HD2, has finally released the next version of his Ubuntu port for the aforementioned device. This has been several months in the making and because of one thing or the...

Fix for PSX4Droid Lag Identified

You may or may not know XDA member zodttd. If you use PSX4Droid (an Playstation 1 emulator for Android), then you owe this dev a thank or two as he is the one that created this app. The emulator runs fantastically well on most devices but it has a problem. As time goes by, performance...

How to Retrieve Your MSL Without MSL Reader on Android

Nowadays, most applications, processes and hacks for Android are automated, easy to use, and virtually fool proof. Needless to say that we are happy about it, but what if we ever needed a more in depth look or we saw ourselves in a situation where 1-touch apps would no longer do the trick? While this...