Posts From Captainkrtek

Captainkrtek
Captainkrtek

My name is Steven, Im a resident of Seattle Washington and an owner of a Droid Eris, Moto Droid 1, and an HTC Mega. I moderate 7 forums and am a News Writer for XDA. If you have any news tips or need help with your Android phone feel free to PM me!

CyanogenMod begins Droid 2 Support

XDA member jbirdvegas, with the help of CVPCS, has released CyanogenMod 7 for the Motorola Droid 2. Thanks to the 2nd Init exploit in some Motorola Devices, we are now able to have custom ROMs for other Motorola devices like CM7 for  the Droid X and much more in the near future. There are currently...

Poll: Locked Samsung Bootloader

Recently, we have seen and heard rumors on Twitter and XDA in regards to Samsung potentially locking down their devices. We want to hear your opinion about this recent trending topic in the smartphone industry. If you have a few seconds to spare, please fill out the poll linked below. We will share the results...

Process Monitor Widget/App for Android

Want to know what your device is up to at all times? Now you can keep tabs on your devices internal statistics using XDA Member ccounotte's Process Monitor Widget. The app allows you to display, record, and monitor your Android devices activities, including logs and current resource usage. According to the OP, the app has the following...

GitHub App for Android – Hubdroid V2.0

If you're an Android developer, or any developer for that matter, you will owe a big thank you to XDA member eddieringle after using his app. Hubdroid is an Android app that connects to GitHub's services allowing you to follow repositories, check the latest commits, diff. viewer, and much, much more. Here is a full...

Clockwork Mod Recovery and DL17 Released for Samsung Continuum

For those of you on Verizon's Samsung Continuum, you now have XDA member adrynalyne to thank for his work on the Clockwork Mod addition to the Samsung Continuum's development section. He just released Clockwork Mod along with a basic DL17 ROM for the Continuum. There is a note for DL17 from the OP: This is a...

ROM Updating Utility for Android Devices

Like Koush's ROM Manager, XDA Member elegos's ROM Updater performs many of the same tasks and more for free and without ads. ROM Updater is a stand alone repository based updater, which allows you to add repositories to pull from, along with allowing full and incremental ROM updates. ROM Updater has the following features:Full Recovery...

Set Web Content as a Live Wallpaper on your Android Device

Thanks to XDA member _miha_ and their development of WebLiveWallpaper you can now set content that is on the internet as your live wallpaper.  It is a free app and have many practical uses such as watching a streaming feed from your home security camera to a ski resort to watch the weather conditions.The app allows...

WiFi Remote Access for Windows Phone 7

WiFi Remote Access is a application that turns your phone into an HTTP/FTP server on your local network. Thanks to XDA member link8506, we now have this great application for our WP7 devices, which allows us to do a lot of cool things remotely using our devices. WIFI Remote Access 7 is the Windows Phone 7 version...

Native Russian Keyboard for WP7 Devices

If you speak Russian or need it for your brand new Windows Phone 7 device, you can thank XDA member denominator77 for his great work. The alteration works on LG and HTC devices so far and is being developed quickly. The program turns Spanish or German keyboards into Russian one.Here are the notes from the OPUse...

Test Your Math Skills Out Using Math Scramble

XDA member cubewalker has made an awesome app for testing out your math skills on the go using your Android device. The game works by giving you an answer to a problem and then you have to create the problem that would solve to that answer. As you can see in the screenshot, it is done...

Android App Mount Manager – Device Mounts Manager

Thanks to XDA member camalot for developing Device Mounts Manager. DMM is a file systems manager, as you can see from the original post, it is quite useful and extensive in what it does. It can be used for CIFS file shares on the network and much more. Here is the original post by camalot: I've released...

Android Game: Zombie Run!

Like we saw the other day with PacMap, games are being made that use your location and map. Much like PacMap, XDA member samrat_naresh has posted "Zombie Run!" which is a game that uses your location and places zombies around you which you have to run away from. Its an interesting concept that we...