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Do You Have a Bell Vibrant (i9000m)? Then, Read This.

It seems that Samsung cannot get away from problems with the Galaxy S devices. Some of the most common things that you will see if you went into any of the Samsung S fora would be issues with GPS, lag, and more. The kiss of death for any hardware manufacturer happens when the device begins...

Flash News: Partial Results On The Best Devices of 2010

As you may know, we have been running two polls in the General section to know what XDA members think regarding the best device launched in 2010. Here we bring you the partial results up to date: The Best hTC Device of 2010 1. T-Mobile Leo 2. Evo 4G 3. Desire HD 4. Desire 5. Nexus One The Best non-hTC Device of...

Holidays Update: AOSP Gingerbread Ported to Other Phones: Here’s Our Frequently Updated List

With the Nexus S system being dumped and the AOSP being pushed, Gingerbread development has officially started now. Developers now have enough resources to start developing Gingerbread for other Android phones too. XDA member supercurio immediately reaped the fruits of it and released the first custom Gingerbread ROM - for the Galaxy S. This might confuse...

Android Market to Receive Update Soon, Completely Redesigned. First Glimpse of Honeycomb? (Update)

It seems Google will be pushing out a  new update of the Android Market. XDA moderator pulser_g2 tipped us about the article in the Android Developers Blog. Before we are going to talk about the redesign, it might be good to list the other features first - thanks to pulser_g2 for his article @ the villainROM forums. New categories...

Guide: How to Give Constructive Feedback to Developers

Surely you have noticed we always put emphasis on leaving feedback for developers as this is the most important way for them to know what the problems are or what users want to see on the next version of their applications. In a few words, feedback is the communication channel!, However, sometimes we just download...

Vote for the Best Non-HTC Device of the Year!

As we saw in the other poll for the vote for the best HTC device of 2010, we have just created another poll for anyone else that does not have an HTC device. You can vote for the following devices: Streak Venue Pro Droid 2 Droid X Bravo Flipside Flipout Droid Pro Defy Archos Gen8 Viewsonic G Tablet Fascinate Captivate Vibrant Epic 4G I9000 Galaxy 3 Nexus S Continuum Omnia 7 Focus Tab Xperia X10 X10 Mini X8 GT540 Optimus Quantum Optimus One Optimus...

List of All Gingerbread-Running Phones – Instantly Updated

Like previous Android releases, the Android developers are very busy porting the Android Gingerbread SDK to other phones. XDA is often the first place where these ROMs become available, and we've created a list containing all Gingerbread ROMs, sorted per device. We'll be updating this article very frequently, so if you are looking forward to...

XDA – The Best hTC Device of 2010 Voting Poll

Every year since 2008, we launch a yearly poll to know what members' preferences are regarding hTC devices. In other words, what is the best device that hTC has come up with throughout 2010? This year, we have included fifteen models launched in 2010. We have taken all the information from our sister site pdadb.net. On...

Legacy Devices Article Series: hTC Blue Angel

On this series of articles, we will be talking about the Legacy devices, those early times great smartphones that marked the first steps and bases of the actual models. All Legacy Devices will be covered on the same order as threads are placed on XDA-Developers section. Enter the Angel - hTC Blue Angel This week we will talk...

This Week’s Recap

This Week's Recap is a series of articles, in which we will give you a short recapitulation of the week's most popular news from the XDA forums. The Recap Nexus S and Gingerbread Combo It has been in the talks for a while now. People have claimed to have seen this pair in a few places but with...

Legacy Devices Article Series: hTC Wallaby

On this series of articles, we will be talking about the Legacy devices, those early times great smartphones that marked the first steps and bases of the actual models. All Legacy Devices will be covered on the same order as threads are placed on XDA-Developers section. Wallaby - The first steps April 2002 was the launching...

The Weekly Q&A: Week 14

Every week we select 5 questions that we have come across throughout the forum, although they may not be interesting to you and your device(s) it may be useful to someone else with the same question. Q: I am looking for a tweak\tool\registry hack (if possible) to have a Charge Only Mode for Windows Mobile 6.5...