Reddish Tint on Some Galaxy S8 Units “Not a Controversial Issue,” Will be Fixed in Next Software Update

Early reports indicate that Samsung’s new flagship devices are off to a pretty great start, with the lineup breaking the previous pre-orders records set by the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy...

GlassWire Pro: Lifetime License is 70% Off [Firewall for PC]

No antivirus software is perfect. That’s why it’s important to a lot of people to have a reliable firewall as well. GlassWire is a great way to monitor and control...

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Bixbye bye: 3 Applications to Bypass Samsung’s Latest Bixby Remapping Restriction

A few weeks ago, it was discovered that traditional hardware button remapper applications made it possible to change the dedicated Bixby button on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ to...
April 24, 2017 11:00 AM

Samsung Chooses Google Play Music as the Default Music Player for its 2017 Devices

Samsung has a long history of duplicating applications and services which are already offered by either AOSP or a proprietary service from Google. Some OEMs have chosen to embrace the...
April 24, 2017 10:35 AM

Get 2 TB of Cloud Storage for Life at 99% Off

Cloud storage services like Dropbox, Drive and iCloud are great but they’re probably not something you want to be paying monthly for. Unfortunately if you want any kind of decent sized cloud storage, you’re looking at paying monthly fees. That’s why this deal from the XDA Depot is so good. A 2TB Lifetime Subscription from Zoolz …

TWRP Released for the Samsung Galaxy S8+ Exynos Variant

With the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ reaching the hands of more and more consumers, development on the devices was bound to begin sooner rather than later. Kickstarting the slew...
April 24, 2017 10:17 AM

AMOLED mnml is a Wallpaper App with High-Quality, Minimalist, AMOLED-Friendly Wallpapers

Does your device sport an AMOLED display? If so, then you might enjoy wallpapers with rich colors and deep blacks. But finding wallpapers that look great on AMOLED displays can...
April 23, 2017 12:00 PM

Android O’s Autofill Framework will Finally Resolve a Long-Standing Lag Issue with Password Managers

It’s already been a month since Google released the first Android O Developer Preview (time sure flies by fast!), and as with any new version of Android – there’s a lot...
April 23, 2017 11:00 AM

How to Modify the Quick Settings Background Color and Alpha on EMUI 5 [Root]

Although OEMs such as Huawei offer their own theme managers, there are often elements (often related to the System UI) that cannot be altered by third-party themes. When you have...
April 23, 2017 10:00 AM

Android TV (based on Android 7.1.2) for the Raspberry Pi 3

The Raspberry Pi 3 is the third generation single-board computer made by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, and like all previous iterations, the tiny computer is incredibly affordable and easy to...
April 23, 2017 9:00 AM

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Set To Receive Nougat Update

Android O is around the corner, yet according to official statistics, Nougat is still installed on less than 5% of devices. We have good news for the owners of the...
April 23, 2017 2:59 AM

Access Your OnePlus/OPPO Device’s “Hidden” Hardware Diagnostic Tests

Long before a phone arrives in your hands, it goes (or should go) through a wide range of hardware diagnostic tests designed to check for any potential faults before it...
April 22, 2017 9:06 PM

The P10 Hardware Lottery Exemplifies the Kind of Decision-Making That’s Holding Huawei Back

Any press is good press, or so they say. That’s a phrase often used when a company finds itself in a precarious situation — but as Samsung learned first hand,...
April 22, 2017 1:03 PM

Report: HTC’s Upcoming Flagship Will be Called HTC U 11, Will Come in 5 Color Options

It looks like HTC has finally reached a conclusion as to what to name its upcoming flagship device. Internally code-named ”Ocean”, it was earlier believed that the device would carry...
April 22, 2017 10:34 AM

Galaxy S8 Unboxing and First Impressions

Miles has a new video on XDA TV giving us his first impressions of the new Samsung Galaxy S8. This phone’s main selling point is the new infinity display. In...
April 22, 2017 8:57 AM