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Unofficial CyanogenMod 10 for the Samsung Galaxy GT-I5510

Whenever we report on a device receiving an unofficial Cyanogenmod 10 port, more often than not, it's for a relatively recent device. But in this case, the device that's received the CM10 build is in fact the Samsung Galaxy GT-I5510. Released back in late 2010, the device has only 512MB RAM and a 600MHz processor, making...

HBO GO, Cinemax Apps Modified to Enable HDMI

One would think that when you download an application that streams video, it would make sense that it would support HDMI. For some strange reason, there are at least two applications that don't come with that really should. One is HBO GO and the other is Cinemax. XDA Forum Member HBOTroll1 has modified the HBO GO...

Unlimited Multitasking Mod for Galaxy Note 2, Nexus 4 Android 4.2 System Dump – XDA Developer TV

Recently, we at XDA have been releasing more Android and Windows Phone news updates than you could possibly keep up with. Luckily, Jordan is here to help you get caught up on any news you may have missed. Jordan mentions the PACman Rom's release for the Samsung GT-I9100 and GT-I9100G. Jordan talks about the exciting Windows 8...

Enable Flash in Metro Browser on Windows 8 and RT

The release of Windows 8 has come and gone, and people have mixed feelings about it. Some like it; some hate it---pretty much the consensus on everything ever released. Now that it's released, though, it's time to have some fun with it. That means hacking it, making it more usable, and more fun. To start,...

TeamWin Recovery Project Makes its Way to the Sprint Galaxy Note II

You've probably heard of TeamWin Recovery Project (TWRP) by now. We've mentioned it here on the XDA Portal a few times in the past, and it's quickly becoming one of the most popular recovery options available for a rather large selection of devices, both old and new. And when you look at what it's capable...

Project Evolution: Giving the HTC HD2 a Makeover

Halloween came and passed a few days ago, but it seems as if Frankenstein is still here in some form. Frankenstein was made by assembling pieces of various people to create a new person. Now, there is at least one HTC HD2 undergoing the same process. Dubbed Project Evolution, the focus of the project is to...

Android APK Installer Finalized, Released for all Devices

Installing APK files on Android is easy, and most users are familiar with the process. For most users, it's all done through the Google Play Store. However, users sometimes have to side load APKs manually. This is usually accomplished using a file manager, finding the APK, and installing it. There's an easier way for those...

All-in-One Reference Thread for the T-Mobile Galaxy S III

As the development for a device evolves, more and more guides, tutorials, and so on are released. As time continues, these threads can get buried in the forums, forcing members to search through various pages to find the threads they're looking for. It can be a hassle, especially when there are many threads with the...

Add Unlimited Apps to the Galaxy Note 2 Multi-Window Selection

Some time ago, XDA members put in the effort and figured out the applications that are compatible with the new multi-window feature found on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2. It turns out that list may not be necessary anymore, as a mod was recently released that makes any app compatible. XDA Senior Member goddamnit has released...

Nexus 4 Battery Shot Reveals Potential Quality Issues

Several pictures of the LG-built Google Nexus 4 have been showing up across the Internet. The featured image in this article really caught my eye because it shows the internals of the device relatively well. While this device has not yet been released, a lot can be said (and judged) about a device's hardware, even...

Developer Furthers the XDA Mantra with Guide to TWRP Your Device

Back in 2003, a group of mobile device enthusiasts decided to create a community where other like-minded enthusiasts and developers could come together, share ideas, and learn to take their devices to new heights. Now, almost 10 years later, XDA Recognized Developer Dees_Troy has continued that mantra. For the unfamiliar, Dees_Troy is part of Team Win,...

ATOMODS for the Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus Brings Plethora of Tweaks

Ever since the AROMA installer was first released, pretty much everyone began using it for all sorts of things. From installing apps after a fresh flash to flashing modems, people enjoy the enhanced recovery capabilities enabled by AROMA. Now, Galaxy Ace Plus users have a mod pack that installs using the AROMA installer. XDA Senior Member...