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@orb3000 News Writer & Forum Moderator @xda-developers. Windows Phone/Android enthusiast, like HTC and flashing! 100% cert. free of i-products Xalapa, México

SMS Corrector for Android

Tired of bad SMS spelling and txt talk? XDA member thefrench presents this useful application for your Android device. SMS Corrector automatically corrects incoming text messages upon receipt. This application will switch the text message to correct language avoiding you from misunderstanding words. It features: - Automatic translation. - Upper case corrected words. - Tolerance (choose from how...

Skype 2.0 With Video Support Ready for download

XDA member aoprea informed us about Microsoft's new acquisition: Skype. The latest version is now ready for download, supporting video calls. Unfortunately, not all devices are supported. In fact, only a few will be capable of using this: Google Nexus S HTC Desire S Sony Ericsson Xperia neo Sony Ericsson Xperia pro The latest version also features a major UI...

Interview With Recognized Developer capychimp pt. 2 of 3

Without further introduction, we continue with the second part of this interview with XDA Recognized Developer capychimp; in case you missed it, part one can be found here. orb3000: What were the main obstacles you found during the process of cooking the first Kingdom Sense 3.0 version? capychimp: the main thing was the mic, no matter what...

bit.ly App for Android

Everyone uses URL shorteners these days and now we have the chance to get an option for using bit.ly shorteners as an application on our Android devices. This app is brought to you, courtesy of XDA member j.13.leach brings D Bitly. D Bitly client for Android will shorten your links and give you the option to view previously...

TrackMe for Google Earth & Maps Now in Windows Phone 7

If you come from the golden age of Windows Mobile, sure you`ll remember the tracking tool TrackMe, a GPS tracker that according to it`s creator, uses the location services on your phone to retrieve your current position. The information can be used for displaying tracks in real time or pre-recorded with Google Earth, Maps, or similar...

CM7 Mixer Theme Updated – Android

For all the "skin and themes" lovers out there, XDA member MrDSL shows his graphic work for your Android device running Cyanogen Mod 7, based on the work of yoe-cu's iNexus theme. You can get a great look for your home screen, which includes some transparent menus, new dialer, fresh icons for apps and status...

Android Weather Widget With Realistic Effects

Tired of your weather app? Does your device not supports Sense 3.0?Don't worry, we have an alternative for you! XDA member Charlie3999 informed us about Weather Widget application for your Android device. This great widget displays realistic video effects of cloudiness, rain, and snow supporting more than 50,000 locations world-wide. Some features present on latest version...

CF-Bench for Android Devices

XDA Recognized Developer Chainfire just launched a pre-release of CF-Bench for Android devices. According to the developer, the application is meant to give a more "stable" score compared to others. It supports multi-core and the option to test both native and Java code. As soon as it gets finished, it will be available on the...

Know Your XDA Admin & Moderation Team

XDA-developers, our beloved site, has a group of members that actively help to maintain peace and order on the forums. We wanted to let you all know who those members are and what their main roles are on the administration and moderation team, so next time you need us, you will know who to contact...

Icon Set for Advanced Config Updated – Windows Phone 7

If you use Advanced Config on your Windows Phone 7 and love to make new visual changes, this may be of your liking. XDA member drkfngthdragnlrd presents his icons collection thread, AppIcons & AppTiles. Thanks to this, you can have personalized images and text descriptions for a lot of icons on your device. The latest...

Porting Android To The Good Ol’ HTC Universal

Perhaps the young ones won´t remember the great HTC Universal, the first 3G device worldwide, released back in 2005 with an unique form factor similar to a micro laptop. Well, the Universal still has a very active community and from it we´ve found that Android is on the process to being ported to it. XDA...

All In One Toolkit for HTC HD2 NAND Users

For those lucky members in possession of the great HTC HD2, XDA member ksubedi brings the All in One Toolkit for Leo / HD2 NAND. According to him,  the main purpose of this toolkit is to simplify many complex tools/guides which are difficult or unsafe to use. The main highlights of what you can do are: Simplifies...