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Remove Sense LockScreen On Your Thunderbolt

If you're not a big fan of the HTC Sense LockScreen that comes default on your new Thunderbolt, XDA forum member Master™ has posted a simple script to remove it from your Android device. It's a simple script for ClockWorkRecovery that removes the HTC Sense LockScreen files, so that you can use the stock AOSP LockScreen....

XAP Installer Update Released

Windows Phone 7 hacking and modding seems to be slowly taking off and as such, we start seeing stuff like this flying around the forum. XDA member kuerbis2 has updated his famous XAP installer for Windows Phone 7. This app allows you to load most apps on Windows Phone 7. Under normal conditions, you would...

Solar Powered Charger Screen Protector

New clean technologies are just around the corner and soon we won´t need to use wall chargers anymore. XDA member oka1 let us know about a solar powered charger screen protector that apparently will be out next year. Picture yourself during a trip and imagine that you forgot to charge your device the previous night. That...

Google Maps 5.2.1 With Navigation Unlocked for Android

XDA member stian230 let us know about a great modification for Google Maps on your Android. This mod, which was released on a Chinese website, promises to unlock your navigation functions. Be aware that this app requires a rooted phone to install and remove it. To install use Titanium Backup, select Maps and make a...

CF-Root 2.6 For Galaxy S I9000

XDA moderator Chainfire has been hard at work on his kernel for the Galaxy S I9000. To quote him "This rooted kernel is for the "rooting beginners" and those who want to keep as close to stock as possible. CF-Root takes the kernel from an original Samsung firmware, and just adds root, busybox,...

azrienoch Weekly Recap – 1 April – XDA TV

In the lastest episode of the Weekly Recap with azrienoch on XDA TV, Jeff talks about the XDA jingle, the most recent Android ROM Rundown from Chad, this week's episode of XDA Insider, the new XDA Windows Phone 7 forum app, the birth of a child named "Bingle", the choice between Google and Bing maps,...

I-Spy: Know it All Now for Android!

XDA moderators NeoS2007 and Madnish30 presents this fantastic application. I-Spy will let your Android device pick up the radio waves from other devices nearby (approx. 15 feet) to access the users' device storage, or simply listen into their phone call. The app decrypts the GSM access codes to get access to the data stream. Then,...

Multitouch Enabled on the Huawei Ideos C8150/U8150

While this device does not exactly have its own forum on XDA, this does not stop it from having at least some development made on it. XDA member tj_style just told us that he has been working on this device and among other things, he was able to get multitouch working on this device. You...

GPS Speedometer for Windows Phone 7

Heres a good application for your Windows Phone 7. XDA member amaric presents GPS Speedometer, with it you will be able to determine your current speed in Kilometers or Miles per hour, altitude in Meters or Feet and the distance made from point to point while recording your max speed. The free version will work...

Free XDA T-Shirts!

Some of you may remember a while back, we were tinkering a bit with the idea of making XDA t-shirts to show off your community spirit. Well, after a while we found a relatively good vendor that sent us a few samples, so that we could evaluate how well they would be received by the...