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Enjoy A Blast From The Past With The Classic Memory Game

We are indeed in the age of technology and sadly, simple board games like Memory, Scrabble, and Yahtzee will rarely, if ever, touch the hands of our children. Luckily, the game concepts are still alive and these games are being recreated into electronic format. XDA member Goddchen has done just that with his version of the...

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Review – Part 1 – XDA TV

In today's episode of XDA TV, Sam talks about the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play and its ability to process game graphics. He also touches on its camera and build quality. We also discover that Sam is terrible at playing Crash Bandicoot. He also covers the on-screen keyboard, the camera, build quality, and more. Click on...

Change All Your System Sounds in Android

Not too long ago, we published an article regarding an app by XDA member beanfarmer, which allowed the user to change the lockscreen default sounds. The dev decided to take things a few steps further and decided to make an app to change any and all system sounds. Change any and all sounds to personalize your...

Iheartradio 3.0.3 for Gingerbread

After some members requested this application, XDA member hoovnick pointed us to Iheartradio, a streaming radio station with over 400 of America’s favorite radio stations for your Android phone. You can bookmark your favorite stations, view lyrics and enjoy on-demand content, including exclusive performances, songs and intimate vignettes from your music stars. The app was...

Did You Brick Your Transformer While Updating? Hope Lies Ahead…

Just a few days ago, it was posted in our forums that the security key for the ASUS Transformer was found, and as a consequence, people were both happy and confused regarding its importance. About 2 days ago, we posted a possible how to guide regarding the possibility of flashing Karmic Koala on the device....

Keep Your Kids Entertained With Audabubble HD for Android

Not too long ago, we covered a funny app meant to amuse your young children with some funny sounds. However, what do you do when your kids are a bit older? Luckily, this is where XDA forum members adfrad and apDroid come in. Specifically geared towards tablets and other HD devices, Audabubble HD is a simple game...

Mango Developer Tools Released – Windows Phone 7

If you want to develop your own applications for Windows Phone 7 or 7.1 this may be of your liking. XDA member Blade0rz told us about the release of Windows Phone Developer Tools 7.1 Beta, which includes the following tools: Windows Phone Emulator (Beta), Silverlight 4 SDK and DRT, Microsoft XNA Game Studio 4.0 Referesh...

Automate Birthday Wishes on Facebook with ‘Best Wishes’

How many times have you seen the birthday of a fellow Facebook user pop up on your feed, Skype or anywhere else, and you've been meaning for ages to head on over to their page and drop them a message? As I write this article, hilariously enough, two birthday messages have already popped up on...

Android – How to Unpack/Repack .apk Files

If you want to learn more about .apk files here is a good tutorial on how to unpack and repack these for your Android device. XDA member despotovski01 prepared an interesting guide for which you just need to follow the instructions and you will learn how to unpack/repack .apk files fast and easily. You...

Android Optimizer: The Swiss Army Knife For Your Phone

There are many applications available that allow us to really take control of our devices. Programs such as file managers, task killers, and cache cleaners  are all typical for a rooted Android device. XDA member caotiantupi realized the common need for these programs and combined them into one single application. Android Optimizer is a Swiss Army Knife for...

Team GreenMods Brings MIUI to the Samsung Galaxy 3

Not too long ago, we brought you news that Samsung Galaxy 5 had received a CyanogenMod 7 port, effectively extending its life just a little further. Now, the closely related Galaxy 3 has received a MIUI port, care of some crafty work by XDA forum member jazux and the rest of the GreenMods team. While...

Never Miss a Notification with Vibration Notifier

The idea of never missing a notification, ever, at first sounds a little impossible. How many times have you got caught up in work, music, playing a game or watching TV and have forgotten to check your device for a while? It's annoying when you discover you haven't responded to you Mum about your washing...