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Android-x86 Accuses Console OS of Scamming — What Happened

A storm has been brewing in the Android-x86 developer community. The CEO of crowdfunded project ‘Console OS’ has been accused of scamming his Kickstarter backers by failing to deliver on his promises. Thanks to popular threads on social media sites such as reddit, the storm grew into a full-blown drama hurricane. But who are the parties...

What Makes a Good Wallpaper?

The background of our homescreens usually reflects parts of what we like, who we are or how we feel, and thus, it's rare for us to stumble upon someone with the exact same wallpaper. In your opinion, what makes a good wallpaper? Pleasing colors? Beautiful landscapes? Material design shapes? Let us know and share your...

The Unrooted Enigma: Why is the Nexus Losing its Old Fame?

Every now and then, I stumble upon the rare sight of a Nexus user in real life. This doesn’t happen often, but when it does, I quickly pose questions about their ROM and kernel. But so far I always found that they are, in fact, not even rooted. To us at XDA, hobbyists and amateurs of...

Android Wear Augmented Reality Game! Galaxy S6 Marshmallow Rooted + Xposed! CF-Auto-Root Updated! – XDA TV

It's Friday, January 1, 2016, Happy New Year! and let's talk about what happened this week over at XDA-developers.com. In some excellent news, we have a new little addition here in the Keyes household, which is why I've been a bit absent from social media lately. Moving on to the news though, Elephone is launching the...

Droidsgiving Part 2 w/ AndroidFileHost.com and More [Giveaway] – XDA TV

Recently AndroidFileHost.com with their contest partners hosted Droidsgiving. That giveaway was met with a lot of success. They had so much fun that they decided that they needed to do it all again. This time we here at XDA TV decided to join in with the found. Which is why we are joining AndroidFileHost.com and...