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A Collection of Hundreds of Battery Mods for Your Samsung Device

One subtle, yet simple modification to your device  is a different battery indicator. Probably one of the most looked at icons on your device, a different battery indicator can bring out pleasant changes to the overall look of your device. And although finding the right indicator and manually changing it is quite a simple process,...

Get Fit with Scientific 7 Minute Workout

OK, it's summer and you probably want to make a few trips to the beach before it gets colder and the leaves start to turn. Unfortunately, all those jelly donuts and margaritas are starting to take their toll. Well, it's not too late to get started on those New Year's resolutions. You know, the ones...

Add Gestures to Toggle PIE Controls and HALO

PIE Controls and HALO are two open source innovations created by the Paranoid Android team that are just unquestionably awesome. However, as awesome as they are, you may not want them enabled at all times. Enabling and disabling them only takes a few taps and not much effort, but it can be made even easier. If...

Android 4.3 Leaked and Rooted, OEMs and GPL Compliance – XDA Developer TV

The Google Edition Samsung Galaxy S 4's version of Android 4.3 leaked and XDA Elite Recognized Developer Chainfire has rooted it! That and more are covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is an article about the new XDA Development Database and a guide giving a step-by-step process...

Dual Boot Windows 8 and Android on Your Acer Iconia W700

The Acer Iconia W700 is a perfect blend of the tablet form factor and ultrabook specs. Sure, it's a little heavier and chunkier than your average Android tablet, but that's the price you pay for having the power of a full desktop OS like Windows 8 at your disposal. Well, at least it is if you want...

Samsung Galaxy Camera App Ported to the Galaxy S 4

Samsung seems to be the only company right now that is producing and marketing a smart camera actually worth considering. Running Android Jelly Bean with TouchWiz and packing 16 MP, the Galaxy Camera is essentially an Android device with a really good camera. So why not port the camera, or at least the camera app, to the...

Auto-Hide Your Navigation Soft Keys with GMD AutoHide

The Android navigation soft keys, most notably seen on the last batches of Nexus devices and a few others such as the Xperia Z, are great. Not only do they allow for a sleeker, more minimal front device face; but they also are quite versatile. You can theme them to your liking, they hide or...

Easily Flash and Backup Your Device with Flashify

Are you looking for a new way to backup and flash things to your device? If so, XDA Senior Member cgollner may have what you're looking for with his new app Flashify. Flashify allows you to easily flash and backup your device from within Android. What's more, it makes use of the Android intent system, allowing you to flash...

Android App Review: Kill Zombies and Join the Shooting Club 3: Zombies Attack – XDA Developer TV

XDA supports indie developers. We encourage those with knowledge to share it with others so that the world can have the great apps and games that make owning a smartphone awesome. Building an app is a tough challenge. Sometimes you need to kill some zombies to let off some steam. XDA Forum Member coder1cv8 offers up his...

Bypass the Lock Screen with SMS Bypass

It may be funny to set a PIN or pattern lock on your friend's device only to see them writhe in anguish upon hearing that you forgot the PIN or pattern, but it sure isn't fun when it happens to you. So in order to safe guard yourself from the unnecessary complications that arise when...

Travel the Matrix with Cube Run 3D

If some fast paced, dodge-em action in a retro, yet colorful matrix-like dimension sounds like something fun with which to make the time fly by, you may want to check out XDA Senior Member DDeleted's Cube Run 3D for your Android device. The developer behind the previously featured Smart Screen On and Keep Screen On, DDeleted's Cube...

Level up Your Mobile Photos with CameraAce

Are you looking for a new camera app that does just a little bit more than the average camera app? If so, you may wish to check out XDA Forum Member bottomup32's app CameraAce. With so many different options available for camera apps, is CameraAce actually any good? As evidenced by being awarded the "Korea Mobile App Award"...