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Will My Phone Get Gingerbread? A (Very) Rough Guide to Official Updates

We all know that, for a lot of existing Android phones, ports of Gingerbread are readily available in the form of unofficial ROMs such as CyanogenMod 7. However, there are many who are reluctant to root their phones and would rather wait and see if their device will be receiving an official update from the...

Ask Samsung a Question!

Some of you were a part of the recent "ask Samsung a question" thread, which admittedly turned out to be a failure as the pace of questions was too fast. Naturally, sometimes we make mistakes when we try new things here at XDA. That said, we still want to give you an opportunity to communicate with Samsung...

azrienoch Weekly Recap – 11 February – XDA TV [NSFW]

azrienoch is back with his weekly recap for 11 February on XDA TV. He talks Honeycomb on the Dell Streak, a recap of the Android ROM rundown, improved HD2 camera app for those running Windows Phone 7, Froyo on the Milestone, dual-core HTC phones, and much more. Click on to see more!

Nokia and Microsoft Join Forces

It has been an interesting day in the mobile world today. Seems that the largely crowded launch of the Verizon iPhone (read it with a dash of sarcasm) was an event that got quickly overshadowed by a much bigger announcement made earlier today. As it turns out, Nokia and Microsoft have decided to get together...

Has HTC Taken a Back Seat on the Innovation Car?

If you take a look at the thumbnail pic that I posted in this article, it reads "HTC - quietly brilliant". This company that we (xda-developers) have followed from many years was always the pinnacle of advancement in the world of pda-phone devices. Revolutionary concepts always graced HTC's line up of devices with things that...

XDA Phone Review: HTC Desire HD

HTC’s probably most popular smartphone at the moment is the Desire HD. It combines the hardware of the HD2 with Android Froyo, making it an incredible good-selling device. But is it really worth the money for powerusers? Check out our review to find out! And in case you missed it, here is our HTC HD2...

XDA Phone Review: HTC HD2 (Windows Mobile – Android – Windows Phone 7)

After the introduction of the XDA Phone Review, we asked you which phone we should review first. Not really surprisingly, the amount requests for an HTC HD2 review were huge. So, the choice was made to review the HD2, covering all three major OS's that are available for this phone. We'll compare the HD2 to other...

Introducing XDA’s Phone Review: Reviews from the Poweruser’s Point of View

Choosing your next phone isn't always very easy. To help you out, we have started this series of articles, in which we review phones supported by XDA. Now you might think: aren't there enough phone reviews and comparisons out there? Well, although these reviews might be good enough for most novice users, there are also...

Interview with XDA Chef Laurentius26 – Pt. 1

For those new members on xda-developers, perhaps you don´t know about the work of XDA member Laurentius26. He has over 5 years of cooking experience for several devices. He started cooking for the Universal and worked together with XDA member Beasty. Their joint efforts were very important to pull Universal into Windows Mobile 6 and later 6.1....

HD2 Running Windows Phone 7: Impressions from a Regular User

As you may know, the new operating system was ported to HTC Leo a couple of days ago, the work was done by an elite team of developers that is responsible for some of the biggest and most important achievements in mobile world; some of them also respected members in XDA. Yesterday, and thanks to the...

T-Mobile UK Changing Its Data Plan for 3 GB Plan Customers

Wow! What a start for this new year. A ton of devices were announced at CES, many of them 4G capable, and even a dual core device by Motorola and LG. It looks like carriers will be taking business to the next level to accommodate all of the fantastic capabilities that the new era of mobile devices...

The Weekly Q&A: Week 21

On this weeks Q&A we have selected 5 questions found in the forum. Although they may not be specific questions that are relative to you, they may serve a purpose to someone else with the same question. Q:Hi, I am seriously considering to buy 2 phones for my mom and my cousin back home in india. I have...