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Do You Like Honeycomb’s Stack Effect? Customize One With Your Own Apps With App Stack

One of the appeals of the whole Honeycomb UI is the fact that some of its widgets are actually stacks of whatever they are supposed to enable. In other words, the widget for the Market, actually will show you a stack of the featured apps in the market, a stack that you can navigate through...

Say Hello to Custom 3.1 Roms On The Transformer

The Motorola Xoom owners are no longer the only privileged owners of Android 3.1 loaded tablets. Both Asus and Acer had promised that sometime in June they would be releasing 3.1 updates for their latest tabs. Well, it looks like this gift came a bit earlier than expected to the Transformer. After a leaked version...

Motorola Droid X2 Forums Added

Our stance on adding forums to this site has slightly changed. However, there are certain new and upcoming phones that we cannot turn our backs to. One such device is the Motorola Droid X2, which is the successor of the hugely popular Motorola Droid X, which happened to be Verizon's flagship for a while before...

LifeDropper Brings the Photoshop Eyedropper Tool to Real Life

Graphic and web designers out there: Have you ever been away from your computer only to find the perfect color for use in your next project? Wouldn't it be great if you could have the Photoshop eyedropper tool for use in real life? Thankfully, XDA forum member sudo.adam has precisely the app for you with LifeDropper...

Auto Proxy for Android http(s), Socks, and Ntlm

XDA member Moronig created this application based on the TransProxy app by daveba. In the words of the developer, it creates a transparent/intercepting proxy running on your device, and redirects web traffic through it, so other apps don't have to be aware there is a proxy. All outgoing traffic is captured, formatted and transmitted through...

How to Backup SMS on Android

We have several applications to perform various back ups on Android. Here is another option and guide on how to back up to any hosted web site. XDA member Pyr0TeK wrote a "how to" for doing this the easy way. In order to get started, you need to download Smart Bar and Uppidy apps, both...

Icons XDA Minimal Text for Android

For those members liking the minimal text icons on your Android devices, here is a new set brought to us by our dear friend and XDA Moderator stylez. He presents some minimal text based icons with the font used at XDA-Devs. The developer mentions that folder icons will be added on the next update. Now,...

Money Is Time Or Time Is Money!

Have you ever heard the saying, "time is money"? I know I have. I've heard it more than I've had hot dinners. But I've always wondered whether or not the phrase does apply, and if so, how much money is lost at any particular occasion. XDA member Tricky-Design has got our backs on this one. He's...

SD-Booster for Android

Complaining about the reading speeds on your external memory card? XDA member Akusari presents SD-Booster, a great application that promises to speed the reading speed of your SD card by up to 40 times. You will need to have your device rooted in order to get it working. The latest version will work on Android...

SuperMarioBros Run for Windows Mobile

Not all in our mobile life is about Android or WP7. Even though Windows Mobile is no longer people's favorite OS, we have thousands of members who still love it. For them, XDA member zarpy presents SuperMarioBros game. You can move along the levels by making Mario jump taping anywhere on your screen, the...

Classic Notes Lite for Android

There are many options available for a Notepad type app on our Android devices and here's one more presented by XDA member plbelanger. Classic Notes Lite is simple and easy to use with rich options included for power users. This application has a clean look inspired by the iPhone notepad application and features export notes...

Newsplat with Caplat – 30 May – XDA TV

In today's episode of the Newsplat with Caplat on XDA TV, Sam talks about the new and fun Relationship Analyser app, which takes all of your SMS text messages and runs them through a series of algorithms to determine what your relationship is with any given person; An entertaining app called Ghosttown, which uses the...