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Official CM10 Nightlies Now Available for the Motorola Xoom

It's time for another CM10 for [insert device here] post. This however is not just any old device. It's the Motorola Xoom, the Honeycomb lead device---a tablet that's stood the test of time. It also happens to be this author's tablet of choice, which is why I'm pretty excited. A highly optimized and tweaked build...

Unofficial CyanogenMod 10 Port for the Atrix 2

Of all the devices that have gotten official and unofficial ports to Ice Cream Sandwich, there aren't many that had a worse time than the Motorola Atrix 2. What has been called the dreaded ICS leak of 2012 by members of the Atrix 2 sub-forum community, the initial leak left many users with bricked devices or...

S-On Kernel Installation Now Possible For EVO LTE

When it was first rooted, the HTC EVO 4G LTE had a lot going for it. If you chose to unlock using HTC Dev, kernel flashing was actually possible. While S-Off is like the holy grail of unlocking on any HTC phone, the fact that people could flash whatever they wanted really made it unnecessary...

HTC Droid Eris Receives Jelly Bean

A few days ago, we reported on the HTC Hero receiving both Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean ROMs. As if this wasn't enough proof that Jelly Bean can run on practically anything, the Hero's rebranded sibling, the HTC Droid Eris has now also received the same treatment. Though the device has only a measly 528MHz...

Epic 4G Receives Official CyanogenMod 10 Nightlies

We recently reported on the growing number of devices receiving CyanogenMod 10 nightly builds. We can now add another device to this list. XDA Recognized Developer CMTeamEpic brings the Samsung Epic 4G to the exclusive group. Considering the Epic 4G originally shipped with Android 2.1 Eclair,  receiving official CM10 nightlies is a very nice bonus for the device. The ROM itself...

Xperia Acro S Receives CM9 and CM10

Just a short time ago we brought you news that the Acro S was rooted. As the only Android phone out there that can swim, that's great news. However, that is not all that developers had in store. With the device rooted, developers could get started on creating the things that make XDA go 'round, including...

How To Dual Boot Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0

Got yourself a Galaxy Tab 2 7" P31xx and not satisfied with running just one build of Android on it? Want to dabble into custom ROMs like CyanogenMod 10, but don't want to lose the stock ROM at the same time? XDA Member Macadamia Daze has found a way to dual-boot two Android builds on this tablet. This...

AOKP Jelly Bean Nightlies Now Rolling Out for Nexus 7

AOKP fans who are also lucky owners of Google Nexus 7, you're in for a treat! If you have been waiting to get the latest Jelly Bean-based AOKP on your device, your wait is now over. Official AOKP nightlies have started rolling out for the Nexus 7. For those of you who are still surprisingly...

Unofficial CM10 for the Toshiba Folio 100

What do you do when you've got an old tablet that shipped with Froyo and want to run the latest version of Android? If you're a developer here at XDA, you simply port Jelly Bean to it. Even better, you share the fruits of your labor with the rest of the community as well. That’s exactly...

nAa JB Kernel and MiniCM10 ROM for the Xperia X8

Ever since the release of Jelly Bean source code to AOSP, ports for various devices have been popping up frequently. Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 owners waiting to get a stable build of Jelly Bean on their devices need wait no longer, as  nAa Jelly Bean kernel and MiniCM10 ROM bring the latest version of Android...

T-Mobile Galaxy S III JB Leak Ported to Sprint Variant *Update* and Verizon Variant

A little while back, we brought you news that the T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S III got a Jelly Bean leak. This is exciting news because everybody wants a little more Jelly Bean in their life---even if it's of the OEM-provided variety. Now, Sprint Samsung Galaxy S III users can share in the benefits, as the...

Jelly Bean and Ice Cream Sandwich on the HTC Hero

Way back in 2009, HTC released their third Android smartphone, the HTC Hero. The device shipped with Android 1.5 (Cupcake) or 2.1 (Eclair). Yes, that's how long ago it was! In it's day, it was a very popular device here on XDA, attracting a good number of developers. But as with all older devices, it...