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Kindle HD 8.9 ROM Ported to the Nexus S

Ports are quite popular around these parts. Aside from offering an often times vastly different experience, users can experience all new features not available on their stock firmware. The more unique the port, the better. Now, the Samsung Nexus S has a Kindle Fire 8.9 port. The port was released by XDA Senior Member GalaxyUser. As...

Root the Verizon Galaxy Note II with Odin

The Samsung Galaxy Note II has been extremely successful, cashing in on the success of the original Galaxy Note and selling millions of units within weeks of its launch. If you got your hands on the Verizon variant of this 5.5", quad-core powerhouse and can't wait to root it, you're in luck! The device has been rooted, and the...

Jellybro CM10.1 Nightlies for Nexus 10 Now Available

With the release of Android 4.2, Google added several new features to the the OS. While the CyanogenMod team has officially started the transition to 4.2 based CM 10.1, it may take a while for them to start rolling out the latest 10.1 nightlies for all devices. That's where XDA Recognized Developer and Team Euroskank...

UnBrickable SD for the Galaxy Camera, HD2 WP8 Port! – XDA Developer TV

The HTC HD2 lives on, and more, in today's news round-up with Jordan. In this episode, Jordan talks about the HTC HD2 getting a Windows Phone 8 port. In other news, Jordan talks about the HTC Desire HD getting a source-built 4.2.1 ROM and kernel. Jordan also talks about adding your own toggles in Android 4.2...

PACman ROM for the T-Mobile Galaxy S III and HTC One S

As our readers are no doubt aware, the PACman ROM kang has appeared on a variety of devices. It's a truly unique concept. It represents much of the best that AOSP has to offer currently all in a single package. It's been spreading across XDA, and it seems like it's going to keep going. PACman is now...

WiFi Mouse Turns Your Android Phone into a Mouse

We are using our Android phones are all kinds of things these days, some of which are rather creative: FTP servers, web servers, and much more. Some things are for fun, and others are actually useful. There is now an application called WiFi Mouse that turns your Android phone into a mouse. XDA Senior Member Williams.Joe posted...

Universal Naked Driver Updated Again, Supports New Nexus Devices

Earlier, we brought you news that the universal naked driver received a well deserved update. For those who are unaware of the universal naked driver, it is a project that fits as many drivers as possible into a single driver install to save new users hassle. It's been updated once again, and this time for...

HTC Desire HD Gets Source-Built 4.2.1 ROM and Kernel

In the world of smartphones, some devices never cease to amaze us. And while it may not exactly be the HD2, the HTC Desire HD is certainly shows its lineage. HTC may have long declared end of upgrade support for this once flagship, the developer community hasn't forgotten it at all, and it has been dual...

Add Your Own Toggles in 4.2 Quicksettings

One of the many interesting features loaded in the much awaited new version of Jelly Bean (4.2) aside from the keyboard, Photo Sphere, and all the improvements and bug fixes, are the extended toggles added in the notification bar. Not every ROM has this feature enabled unfortunately, and the ones that do provide you with...

UnBrickable SD Released for the Samsung Galaxy Camera

A couple of weeks ago, we brought you a lot of Galaxy Camera news. If you're a watcher and not a reader, XDA Elite Recognized Developer Adam Outler talked about pretty much all of it in his popular unboxing videos. In a very short time, the Samsung Galaxy Camera got root, official Heimdall support, and...

Restore Galaxy Nexus Internal Memory After Bootloader Unlock Wipe

Most are aware that unlocking the bootloader on Nexus devices typically wipes the /data partition. You can sometimes root without unlocking the bootloader, backup data through a root-enabled app, unlock your bootloader, and then restore your data. However, most would prefer not to go through that hassle. Now, you can unlock as normal, and get...

Manage Your CPU with CPU Adjuster

There are a variety of ways users can control their CPUs. This includes a variety of apps like SetCPU, tools like Daemon Controller, and scripts like CPU Editor Script---each with a shared set of core functions with a few unique features. There is now a new CPU app out there for root users. The app is...