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CyanogenMod 7 Port for Galaxy 5 Proves There’s Still Life in Aging Devices!

Here at XDA, it's no secret that we love anything and everything related to our mobile devices. What happens when our beloved devices are deemed unfit for OS updates? Luckily, our wonderful developers also love shoehorning the latest and greatest software far past their device's planned expiration date. In fact, not too long ago we...

Android GlobeTrotter Italian Language

Do you speak Italian and travel a lot? Well, now thanks to XDA member wariat, GlobeTrotter will become your best travel companion. With this application, you can have a real interactive guide for your trips letting you identify all the landmarks close to your location: museums, tourist attractions, monuments, archeological sites, hotels, and more. Moreover,...

Entertain Your (Young) Kids With Woo for Android

Do you have kids? If so, you probably are aware of the constant strugle that is trying to keep them entertained. Luckily for you, XDA forum member praetorian droid has created an app intended to help you out right where you need it most, if only for a few minutes. The aptly-titled Woo will produce various onomatopoeic...

Regain Your Privacy (And Peace of Mind) Again With “LBE Privacy Guard” for Android

Privacy is a paramount concern for many, particularly when all your personal information is stored in a device that has the potential ability to just send it to whomever it feels like it. Love it or hate it, Microsoft decided that this was far too important when Windows Vista was released and implemented a very...

Refund Timer Spares Us From Inadvertent Market Expenditures

Remember when the powers that be used to grant us a full day in order to evaluate whether an application was a perfect fit for our mobile devices before needing to spelunk down our hard earned cash? Unfortunately, those luxuries have long since been replaced with a more modest 15 minute return policy. All is not...

WP7Android Project Now Available On The Market

For those of you who have been following the WP&Android Project by XDA forum member TheRedDrake, the news from fellow XDA member ms7p is that WP7Android Launcher Lite is now available on the Market. If you haven't been following the development and progress, WP7Android Launcher is basically a Windows Phone 7 Launcher for the Android OS...

Never Miss Out on Another Amazon Free App of the Day Again!

You know how Amazon gives away a free premium app on their Appstore every single day? Have you ever regretted missing out on a great one because you simply forgot to check the app? Thanks to Amazin Free App of the Day Notifier by XDA forum member cody_04l, you can now set up a notification to alert...

HTC Sensation Notification Icons Pack for Android

It is very interesting to see a new section born and how it starts to grow. This is the case of the HTC Sensation, where XDA member Fightspit posted the very first notification icons collection pack. Inside, you will find a large variety of Gingerbread 2.3 static notification icons in many different color combinations. You...

Asus Transformer Successfully Overclocked to 1.4 GHz… More to Come!

For those of you who were concerned that the ASUS Transformer was going to be a dead device because of the lack of development on its forums, you should drop by and check out some of the latest developments, particularly the latest, which is courtesy of XDA member netarchy. The dev has been working for a...

“SGS 2 SIM Unlock Code Finder” Frees Your SGS 2

One of the biggest hurdles and constant "inconveniences" that we have always faced at xda-developers is that there is a need to have our devices SIM unlocked so that we can rip the benefits of getting a new device without having to jump hoops with other companies, sign up new contracts, or flat out rip...

Xoom WiFi Only 3.1 Update – Flashable, No Wipe Necessary, External Storage Enabled

If you're the owner of the WiFi US Xoom, you'll be pleased to know that XDA forum member publicanimal has put together a flashable, no wipe, external storage enabled update file for the 3.1 Honeycomb update. The XDA member has incorporated a modified version of stachre's updater-script into the official WiFi 3.1 update from Google. Also...

Niteowl Sense 3.0 Icons — Grab Some Style

Custom icon packs can be things of absolute beauty. Especially when each pack screams of creativity. One type of icon pack a lot of users have been craving as of late is that which includes the new Sense 3.0 UI style icons. I am glad to say that your search may finally be at an...