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How To Compile Your Own Kernel From Source

Seen all the threads at XDA about kernels? Waiting for a new release? Well, if you fancy having a go at compiling your own, take a look at the comprehensive guide that XDA forum member adrynalyne has helpfully put together. If you don't feel up to the challenge just yet, the guide is also a good...

Angry Birds Option for Windows Mobile

Ok, this is nothing similar in graphics to the original game but it´s a first attempt to have an action game for our Windows Mobile devices. XDA member zarpy presents Angry Birds Windows Mobile Adventure, a simple graphics side-scrolling where you play as the red bird. The goal is to avoid the pigs and collect...

Eee Pad Transformer My Water Live Wallpaper & More On Xoom

If you're lusting after the My Water Liver Wallpaper featured on the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, XDA forum member sano614 has posted this as well as the Weather widget and Asus Transformer wallpaper as working on the Motorola Xoom! Credit goes to dc13 from the Eee Pad Transformer Forum for de-odexing the ROM so that the...

SD Maid Cleaning Tool Receives Major Update

SD Maid is a handy tool created by XDA member Dark3n, which cleans up useless files left behind on the SD card by apps after they've been uninstalled. Its current features include the ability to find and delete incomplete downloads, temporary files, and other detritus that clogs up your storage but can be frustratingly difficult...

SGS II Rooted!!!

Our devs never cease to amaze us on how they can accomplish the feats that they do. Thanks to XDA moderator Chainfire, all the proud owners of the Samsung Galaxy S II can officially tell the rest of the Android world "we also have root!" While we knew that it was bound to happen sooner or later, root...

Keep Things Simple with AndroidControl for PCs

When modifying the software of our devices, it can become a little tiresome to constantly switch programs in order to find the right tool. For this reason, XDA forum member nickiberli took the time to create an easy-to-use .exe with a tidy GUI and access to all of the functions you should need, all in one...

Make Your Voice Heard – The FCC Wants To Hear Your Thoughts on AT&T / T-Mobile Merger

Well, it looks as it will be a smooth sailing for the merger between the two US carriers AT&T and T-Mobile... or will it? According to a Public Notice published in the FCC website, the entity would like to get some feedback from someone else aside from the involved parties in the merger. This means...

Acer Iconia A500 Tablet Forum Added

It looks like Honeycomb tablets are finally beginning to make their way into the market, right after Motorola broke the ice with the Xoom. The second available bee-droid equipped device to hit the market was the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer for which we added a forum a few weeks ago. Now, it is the time...

UOT Kitchen – Online Theme Kitchen for Android

XDA member mendozinas presents this kitchen theme for Android devices. It takes files from your ROM and adds any modifications you choose. It works for most custom deodexed Froyo (2.2) and Gingerbead (2.3.x) roms. The kitchen features support for stock odexed roms, support for GB roms with Sense, optional Theme preview, overscroll glowing, font packs,...

Android 2.3.4 About to Roll Out to Nexus S, Available for Download Now

The release of a new version of the Android operating system brings with it a new base on which to find cutting-edge ROMs for almost all devices. Gingerbread 2.3.4 is the latest to be announced - an incremental update, which will of course first be rolled out over the air to Google's flagship Nexus S...

XDA Insider – 29 April – XDA TV

In this episode of XDA Insider on XDA TV, Sean interviews developer mendozinas, maker of the wildly popular Ultimate Online Theme Kitchen (UOT Kitchen). Mendozinas talks about how he came up with the idea for UOT kitchen, the bandwidth requires to support his kitchen, and how he feels about azrienoch. Click on to see the...

Tutorial: How to Flash and Root Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830

Ok Galaxy owners, heres a great tip! XDA member hubix presents an interesting tutorial on how to upgrade and root your Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830. A full guide that will lead you through every step to successfully upgrade your device, including a list of the necessary files, preparing your phone, flashing and rooting, all explained...