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What You Need to Know About Extended Batteries

It has been many years since the release of pda devices with removable batteries. Older PDAs would hold charge for a while for a wide variety of reasons, but the biggest one was that the devices were not equipped with any kind of radio (thinking back to my old HP Jornada 520). As times evolved,...

Instinctiv Music Player for Android

XDA member instinctiv presents Instinctiv, this simple and smooth music player application for Android devices is a pretty awesome alternative to Android's stock music player. Featuring library management, smart search, automatic cover art fetching, over the air song identification, Last.fm scrobbling and social sharing, sync to desktop with Instinctiv for W7/Mac, smart play list shuffle...

Alien Invasion for Windows Phone 7

Having a heavy week? Perhaps it is time to play a bit and relax. XDA member babyjustine presents Alien Invasion for your Windows Phone 7. This is a classic point and shoot game with simple graphics on arcade style where you have to shoot your lasers weapon to destroy enemy ships before they fly away,...

Control Everything With BlueputDroid for Android

You may remember about 1 month ago, we wrote an article about an app called BlueputDroid. This app was used to control a PS3 via the Android device and could be used as a touchpad or a keyboard to make things like typing on the PS3 a little bit easier. Well, it looks like its...

Fix To Hide Android Notification Music Controls

If you don't use the stock Android music player on your device, you might find the notification controls for the music player useless since the player that you do use cannot hook into these controls. XDA forum member djmcnz found that the option to turn these controls off in the Music app to be unreliable and...

Track Your TV Shows With TVShow For WP7

If you like your TV shows and want to be able to keep track of them on the go, XDA forum member rudyhuyn has developed TVShow, a tracker to help you do just that. TVShow uses live tiles that let's you track all your favourite TV shows. Features include: Browse all the episodes of your favourite TV...

All In One Weather/Battery/Clock Widget for Android

There are several all in one widgets out there in the market that will provide you with information about your city's weather and current time. XDA member joey3002 wanted something a bit more compact, so he created Maximus Clock. The widget can provide you with time, weather, and battery information, all in a single widget....

CyanogenMod 7 RC4 Now Available for Various Devices!

Does it seem like just a few days ago that we brought you news of RC3 being released? Well, that's because it was just a couple of days ago. XDA forum member Cyanogen and his team are back once again. Now at the fourth release candidate, they are quite close to a final release. For...

The Game Of Life (Simulation)

Developed by XDA forum member Simonmarky, the Game of Life is actually a cellular automation devised by the mathematician John Horton Conway in 1970. The XDA dev states that it's a sort of virtual world where many cells are living. They reproduce and die under certain conditions. This game does not need a player as such, but...

Official XDA Windows Phone 7 App Released!

Joining the ranks of the official XDA Android apps, we're happy to announce that after months of development, the XDA Windows Phone 7 app is complete! The app features the fast and clean Metro interface, and allows you to: - View forums - Send/receive PMs - Subscribe to forum - Read and respond to posts - Check news from the...

New Phone Canvas Working in Landscape for HD2 – Windows Mobile

If you are a lucky owner of the last Windows Mobile device, the powerful HD2, this will be of your liking. XDA member Laurentius26, who is well know for his ROMs on several devices, has managed to add landscape and auto rotate support for phone canvas. Currently in beta version, the dialer still has some minor...

Enjoy Photo Editing in Your Android Device With Meitu Xiu Xiu

Many of you out there appreciate the power of a good photo editing software. However, options are normally rather limited when it comes to mobile phones. There is a Chinese software out there called Meitu Xiu Xiu, which seems to be among the best ones available, and the best part is that it is free....