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Put Your Brain to the Test With MatroDroid for Android

If you are into puzzles and games that will challenge your mind rather than the usual shoot 'em up, you may want to give MatroDroid by XDA member dtadjiev a shot and see if you like it. The game consists of a puzzle based on graphical theory, which you may need to read a bit...

mWidget Beta – Text Clock, Date, Battery, Weather And More!

Fans of the popular mClock widget will be pleased to hear that XDA forum member knoxcoder has now released the first beta of mWidget, the new widget to replace mClock. Features so far include: Fully editable widget layout and properties Export widget as a theme Import theme (WIP) Main launcher to edit and created widget (in apps folder) Clock, date, battery,...

Screen Capture App for Atrix

Unable to find a screen capture app that worked with his Motorola Atrix, XDA forum member mindphaze decided to write an app of his own. The screengrab app is currently in it's first version and tested only on the Atrix, so the dev is looking for suggestions, bugs, and improvements. There are two options to enable the...

Express The Way You Feel With “My Mood” for Android

We love customizing our devices, there is no question about that. Changing roms, themes, colors, etc. All to show what we do, how we feel. We express ourselves and our emotions through our devices. If you think that you need a more direct way of expressing yourself, then you may want to check out what...

Bingle Map for Windows Phone 7

If you use Bing Maps on your Windows Phone 7, this may be of your interest. XDA member leonzhou presents Bingle Map, a combined Bing and Google services that will give you a much better user experience. On its latest beta version, you will find features like tap your current location to drop a pin...

RunDroid-Dual Boot To Android [SD] Or Windows Mobile 6

By now, there's a tiny chance that you might have heard about dual booting between Windows Mobile and Android on the HD2.... XDA forum member Pop45398 certainly has and unfamiliar with other dual booting apps for the HD2, the XDA member decided to create one himself. RunDroid enables Android to be started on an SD card with a single...

One Click Root Script for Thunderbolt

After a very nice discussion article regarding the pros and cons of One Click Root utilities, we figured it would be good timing to introduce a script created by XDA Moderator Captainkrtek (and tons of testing by NetForce-TX) to root the newly released HTC Thunderbolt. The script currently has a Windows version and it is, in...

Android ROM Rundown – 27 March – XDA TV

In this episode of the Android ROM rundown on XDA TV, Chad takes us through the beautiful Gingerbread MIUI ROM, which features a custom homescreen, a modified notification shade, a special camera app, and much more. Then Azrienoch comes on to talk about CyanogenMod 7 and its fun gesture capabilty, speed, special launcher, and more....

Easyroot

Yours truly has gotten himself in the middle of a debate about easy rooting and one-click rooting programs. I can understand both sides of the story both being a developer of easyroot programs and a fan of learning ADB. I feel it's important for people to see both sides of the story and come to...

New Gingerbread Update for Samsung Galaxy S Leaks, Available to Download Now!

Yup, despite Sammy's apparent inability to roll out Froyo updates on time, download links have popped up all over the internet this week, which provide access to a leaked official Gingerbread update to the I9000 model of its Galaxy S family. This may not be the first Gingerbread update to have been leaked for the device...

Protect Your Android With Lookout Mobile Security

Most readers will be familiar with antivirus software for your PC. This little Android app - Lookout Mobile Security protects your Android device from malware and spyware. Developed by XDA forum member Sonic Design, Lookout is lightweight, battery friendly and is completely free. In addition, it protects against the recently discovered DroidDream malware, which was found...

Edit Your APK’s the Easy Way with APK Edit

You may remember a while back, we talked about an APK tool called... well, Apktool by XDA member Brut.all. If you thought that was good, then wait until you put your hands on what XDA member Anoniem100 has prepared for us. Using Brut.all's tool as a base, the dev created a GUI to make the use...