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Make The Best Out Of Your Android Device With V6 Supercharger

I would normally go into a big rant on how certain apps for Android are not necessary because of how efficient Android is at managing memory and apps, whether active or not. Apparently, there is always room for improvement as shown by XDA member zeppelinrox V6 Supercharger and everything included in this thread is something that,...

CPU Overclock Tool WiMoSpeed Updated

For Windows Mobile lovers, XDA member iwfratz posted an update to WiMoSpeed, a good tool to over clock your CPU. As mentioned by the developer, the application lets you change the CPU-speed by manipulating the values WM uses for clock control, which makes the app work reliably on battery and AC without any scripting or...

Samsung Smart View Ported to All Android Devices!

Are you not one of the fortunate few rocking the new Samsung Galaxy S II? Does seeing the fun they have with Smart View make you feel a little left out? If so, XDA forum member Nokia7Vista has precisely what you need. He was able to unlock the app for use on all devices, rather than just...

Can’t Use a BT Headset With Your EVO View / Flyer? Here is why…

Lots of us buy devices with the idea that they will serve multiple purposes. Anything from being our portable media storage, to our game centrals, all the way to being our mobile office. One thing that we automatically expect to have when we see that the device has Bluetooth functionality is the ability to use...

Get Your Appointments On Your Lockscreen With Lockscreen Calendar

Adding  stuff to make your Android lockscreen be more productive than it currently is seems to be a thing that has interested our devs since the times of S2U2. The currently available lockscreens for the little green robot offer a wide variety of functionality from music player controls, to picture viewing, to even launching certain...

Windows Phone 7 Boot Animation for Android

Perhaps you are one of those members who would love to have a bit of Windows Phone 7 on your Android device. If so, then XDA member abhi0n0nakul gives you the WP7 boot screen animation. The boot screen is presented in three different options: With Android engraved, basic, and original one for WVGA (HDPI) screen...

Windows Mobile iSCSI Initiator

XDA member Matt_Williams told us about iSCSI Initiator for Windows Mobile devices. The application will let you connect your WM device to your hard drive whenever you are over WiFi or mobile connection. It can be installed on any Windows Embedded device or Windows Mobile phone. Upon installation, it can be connected to already existing iSCSI...

Tune Your Android’s Battery Life With BetterBatteryStats

Is excessively rapid battery drain giving you a case of the Android blues? If so, XDA forum member chamonix has created the perfect app to help you track down and eliminate causes for excessive drain. Using undocumented API calls to the batteryinfo service, BetterBatteryStats is able to monitor process stats, network usage, and wakelock stats on your Android...

Find Your Inner Jedi Powers With Prox Lite for Android

Let's face it: Star Wars is cool. Unquestionably, one of the coolest aspects of the movie is the use of The Force to do things without directly doing them. Now, thanks to XDA forum member SemperGumbee, you can pretend to have the same types of power with your Android phone. Using your proximity sensor and accelerometer, Prox Lite...

How Developers Can Help Fight Apple’s Lawsuits [Weekly Recap – 22 July 2011]

For this round of the Weekly Recap on XDA TV, azrienoch and SassiBoB want Sam Caplat to know how much he's missed. They also want you to know about the recently announced Site Road Map, which lists the progress the administration made on the State of the Site Address, and what we have left...

Android Black Market Theme

I don´t know about you, but I don´t quite like the new market even if the change was necessary. As soon as the new Android market arrived to our devices, an inverted black theme appeared on our forums. This was the work done by XDA member ecsnead69, which is beautiful and offers full UI views,...

Galaxy S I9000 ROM Cooking Guide

As a regular member, one always wishes to have their own ROM a la carte, and now thanks to this great guide by XDA member Perka, this is possible. Based on the work of many devs, the original poster got together all that you need to "easily" cook your own roms. The guide contains 22...