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New Forums Added – Windows 8

Yes, folks you read it correctly. It looks like Microsoft is trying to integrate everything they can into this mobile generation of ours and as such, their new upcoming PC operating system (Windows 8 ) has just established its home here at xda-developers. Microsoft's intentions seem to be rather clear as they are desperately trying...

Sense Haters…. CM7 Arrives For The Sensation

If there is one thing that is real about Android is that there is enough variation to please most people out there. Some people just flat out refuse to use Sense in their devices and prefer lighter roms such as AOSP. As many of you know, the most famous one in this category is CyanogenMod,...

Getting Bigger And Better – More Sponsors Confirmed For The BABBQ

We certainly hope that you are getting ready to eat to your heart's content while talking about apps, kernels, roms, and development in general with other community members. Yup! The Big Android BBQ is getting closer and closer, but if you thought that the organization was already done, you are sadly mistaken. As it turns...

Runnymede Sense 3.5 Android 2.3.5 ROM On Desire HD/Inspire and Desire S

It seems HTC is very active this month as we have seen the announcements regarding several new Android devices such as the Bliss, the Sensation XE (Europe only for now), and Runnymede. Talking about the latter, we have interesting news. Based on XDA Recognized Developer capychimp´s work, XDA member proxuser presents the first Runnymede Sense 3.5 Android...

Epic 4G Touch Forums Added

Well, it looks like we are just a few days away from the official release of the Samsung Galaxy S2 family of devices here in the US. In order to celebrate this, we have started being proactive and opened the first (of a few) forums which will serve as a home for the different Galaxy...

Re-Lock Your XPERIA X10 Bootloader!

Yesterday we wrote about how the XPERIA X8 and X10 bootloaders had been unlocked by XDA forum member the_laser. Now from the same developer, we present a treat to those who unlocked their bootloaders a bit too hastily. This tool allows users to re-lock their bootloaders for warranty purposes. The only requirements are flash-mode USB drivers and, of course, yesterday's...

No More Glitches On Your Sense 3.0 or 3.5 Camera In Your HD2

The one thing about most Android ports we have seen around here is the fact that there are always things that require a bit more work than others to work properly. The one that remains a constant nuisance for devs is the camera, as it either does not work right off the bat or it...

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S Preview

In today's episode of XDA TV, Sam attends the Sony Ericsson Summer Showcase and gets the opportunity to demo the upcoming Arc S. He then goes on to share his opinions of the improvements from its predecessor, the Arc. Click on for the recap!

XPERIA X8 and X10 Bootloaders Unlocked

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X8 and X10 users, prepare for the onslaught of hacking goodness. Thanks to the work by XDA forum member the_laser, we now have a method to unlock the bootloaders of both of these Sony devices. In fact, this method works on all of the SE 2010 phone lineup. In case you may be...

The Tables Have Turned… HTC Sues Apple

If you thought that TV offers good drama with their reality based shows, you may want to take a quick look at the courtrooms that house Apple and HTC' s legal teams.For the last year and change, we have seen lots of arguing and a lot of back and forth between portable electronics manufacturers about...

Are You Unhappy With Your Lockscreen? Try Hidden Lock For Android

We know that the wonderful world of Android offers a wide variety of options to personalize our devices. One of them is the ability to modify our lockscreens appearance and functionality. There are many apps out there, which will give us a different lockscreen, but what if all you truly want is a locked device...

Bliss Arrives For HTC Desire Owners

It seems that the aging HTC Desire aka Bravo still has a lot of fight left in it. Unless you are not following the mobile world, you probably have heard or seen the port of the HTC Bliss to other devices such as the Desire HD, the EVO 4G, and the HD2. It seems to...