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Double Rainbow Soundboard for Android

Those of you who are familiar with the hilarities and oddities of YouTube will surely be familiar with the infamous Double Rainbow video - in which the spectator to this mildly interesting event massively overreacts to our amusement. Having gained over ten million views on YouTube, it seems only right that someone should make a soundboard...

Track Your Movement on WP7

Some of you may remember (and currently use) 'Marathon', a Windows Mobile application developed by XDA forum member Ooije.  The app was released in 2009 and tracks your movement with the help of a GPS-receiver. Useful for activities such as running and cycling, Marathon is configurable to announce various statistics in the headset or speaker.  The...

ChainFire’s ADB Magic

There are many commands that can be used on ADB. Many of them, in fact, are repeated from one process to the next. So, to avoid repetition and to make this a little more user friendly, XDA Senior moderator Chainfire has just released version 0.8 of his application. This is basically a feature-rich, and quasi...

Tool for Devs: Make Your App Multilanguage

XDA member FRANQ_23_PL presents a method to translate your application into any language. This tool is intended for developers working with new applications, and perhaps some of them already have another way to translate, but what is interesting of this in particular is the ease with which it is done, as the site has a...

Superuser App Updated to Version 2.3

The popular Superuser app that lets you whitelist specific applications for su access has been updated to version 2.3. XDA forum member ChainsDD has stated that this one is quite a major update and the following features are new for version 2.3: New layout of main app Full logging New request layout Fixed boot/widget bug Date/time format options Better notification system New icon Better...

Samsung Captivate Over-Clocked to 1.2 GHz

Most people love their brand new Galaxy devices from Samsung and Captivate owners are not the exception. However, being in the tradition that is XDA, everything can be better. This pushed XDA member blackjackboy as well as other devs including AJerman, to created a new kernel for these devices that would make things run better on...

WVGA Wallpapers Collection

For those wallpaper collectors out there, here´s another great image collection. XDA member drew2000 collected seventeen series of wallpapers for Windows Mobile devices with WVGA resolutions. You will find from everything from abstract images to beautiful women and more in this collection. Installation is more than easy, so come and pick yours. Originally posted by drew2000 Wallpapers 480x800 Just...

Blinker – LED Notification for Incoming SMS and Call Notification

Making more use of the charging LED on your Android device is a much requested feature from XDA members, and there have been a few apps developed for this purpose for various devices. XDA forum member djbrutale has also developed an Android app to make use of the LED,  this time on the Google Nexus One,...

Motorola Droid 2 Forums Added

As many of you know, Motorola came up with a few new devices for its Android line up. Among them, we have the infamous Motorola Droid X, which has been a huge (literally) hit for Verizon, who is the sole carrier of this device. It's drawback? It has no physical keyboard, but to solve this,...

Would You Like to Help in Development of Android for the HD2? Here’s How.

Most HD2 owners currently enjoy several Android roms on their HD2. The builds are almost flawless with mostly all features working out of the box. However, the builds are not 100% stable yet and as a consequence, they will crash once every so often (usually in the form of SOD, which stands for "Sleep of...

Dialfaster – Skip Automated Phone Systems

Are you tired of automated phone sytems?  Just want to talk to a human being?  Well, you might want to try out Dialfast, a free Android app developed by XDA forum member Shuze. The app supposedly has the biggest phone menu shortcut database in the UK with over 500 phone numbers on the database and growing...

iReflect Icons for WM – “Variations” Set Available

XDA member drew2000 has updated this huge collection of icons with a new set called "Variations". The entire set of more than 400 icons is designed on a glassy style with an interesting geometric shape, all in black and white they will give a new look to your Windows Mobile device. It´s worth to mention that...