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YouTube Ripper for Android

If you like watching videos on YouTube but would like to save one for later or add a video to your collection, why not try out XDA member rolle3k's new application: YouTube Ripper. YouTube Ripper adds a 'send' intent entry to the YouTube application on your Android device and rips videos to mp4 format on your...

Capture Network Traffic with Andro Shark

XDA forum member jcase has developed an Android packet sniffing application, Andro Shark. The sniffer captures each packet of data flow across your WIFI and/or 3G network and Andro Shark dumps all traffic into a standard packet capture (pcap) file onto your sdcard. The data is saved into a new folder which gets created on your sdcard...

WiimoteController for Android

WiimoteController is an application that enables a Wii remote to connect to your Android device and control apps on your phone! Developed by XDA forum member pikipirs, WiimoteController v0.1 is currently in alpha so may not work with all Android devices or all Android OS versions. Currently limited to 30 minute sessions of connectivity, pikipirs has requested...

HTC Android Basic Kitchen, v0.51 Available

Are you new on Android but want to enter into cooking world, so you can have your own flavor? Member dsixda just updated his Android Kitchen "very basic" cooking. Originally posted by dsixda I have created a kitchen to address the issue of users who are new to Android and want to start cooking their own ROM...

AutoKiller – Memory Management for Android

AutoKiller is a memory management application for your Android device. Developed by XDA forum member ratson, AutoKiller is designed to fine-tune and make your device run smoother and faster by configuring the system's internal memory management routines. The application also features a full-powered process manager and is confirmed to be working on (but not limited to) the...

Skyfire 2.0 for Android Released

XDA forum member psp888 has posted the news that Skyfire 2.0 (beta) for Android is now available! Following the news of the leaked alpha, Skyfire have launched version 2.0 - the actual beta for the Android platform. The popular browser is compatible with Cupcake (1.5), Donut (1.6) and Eclair (2.0/2.1) and has been confirmed to work with...

Get Root on HTC Droid Eris via GUI application

XDA forum member ECLIPS3 has written a nice GUI for Windows which enables you to root your device, manage applications and reboot via a simple interface. Eris Master Application provides a great GUI to help users root their device from the stock Android 1.5 (Cupcake) to Android 2.1 (Eclair) root with a custom ROM installed. The application...

Root achieved on HTC Desire

For all you HTC Desire owners, who have been patiently waiting for someone to root the Android device, the wait is finally over! XDA forum member and Modaco's paulobrien has managed to root the new Android phone.  He has managed to write the superuser app and su to the system partition as evidenced by the Superuser Permissions...

Find a Router Wireless Key Using Android

XDA forum member deovferreria has developed Penetrate, an Android app that can find the wireless key of Thomson, Dlink and SpeedTouch routers. Penetrate maps the SSIDs and MAC addresses into their respective default keys. For SpeedTouch and Thomson, a special dictionary is required to be installed on your sdcard and the app provides instructions for this. The...

Spy Camera App on your Android device

XDA forum member w00yee has developed 'a better spy camera app' for Android devices. If you're in a situation where you really need to take a photo of someone/something, and just don't need them to know,  then you can use CallCam Spy v2.3 to help you do so. Originally posted by w00yee: Very fake incoming call interface, making...

Keep Up-to-date with MotoGP Results while on the Move

Similar to his Formula 1 Pocket 2010 app, zorro1981's MotoGP Pocket 2010 lets motorsports fans access the latest racing information from their phone. A minimal, icon-based navigation structure makes this application very nice to use, while the data it provides is everything you want if you want to keep up with the world's most popular motorbike...

RogueTools v1 for Vogue Android

A lot of us are closely watching the Android development on the HTC Vogue, where the devs are making huge leaps in porting tools and the most cutting edge versions of Android. In the interest of making everything a bit easier and faster, xda member myn has come up with a set of two tools...