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Wi-Fi Tether Now Working on Eclair

If you have been drooling over the various FroYo delights such as Wi-Fi tethering that other XDA members have been enjoying since the Android 2.2 release, you'll be pleased to find out that Wi-Fi tethering is now working for Eclair! XDA forum member NordicZz, has posted that the clever devs working on the open source android-wifi-tether...

Throttle Lock Updated to Version 0.8

One of the first Android-like apps for WM was one that resembled the OS' locker. This app, created by XDA member APBilbo, has evolved through the years and it has turned out to be quite a useful lock screen replacement for WM. For those of you not familiar with Throttle Lock, it is a pattern-based lock...

Alecs Windows-Phone-7 Taskbar

XDA member optyqus launched his first release, which is a taskbar with WP7 style and icons on the typical light blue colored background.You´ll also find some nice icons to add your personal style on your device. The taskbar currently works for WVGA & VGA devices running WM6.5 and up, but the developer will work on other...

‘Android Scribble’: Boot Animation For Android

There are already some nice boot animations available for Android, such as the Bios-like animation and the WP7 animation, but XDA member GLa'DOS decided to make a few more. The Android Scribble animation shows an Android being drawn on either a black background or on a flares background. Originally posted by GLa'DOS Here is my Attempt of an...

Have Your Own Secretary with Mobile Receptionist

If you work for someone, your boss probably has someone hired to do their chores. You know, all those tedious tasks like taking down memos, sending out e-mails, and of course, taking the calls of whoever is trying to get in touch with you. Thanks to XDA member zaijian, anyone with a WM phone can...

Guide: How to Overclock Your Milestone and Droid

Although they were recently incorporated, the new forums for the Milestone and Droid already gathered some useful information. XDA member iamdarren made a thread pointing to a thread in the Android Software Development section where XDA member miragu provided an app that lets you overclock your Motorola Milestone/Droid with Android 2.x. Originally posted by miragu This project consists of a kernel...

HomeScreenJump for Manila 2.5 Updated

We have plenty of hacks, mods, and themes available for Manila, Sense, and all of its variations. This time, XDA member dotcompt brings us his version of HTC Wildfire. If you are not familiar with it, Wildfire is a task manager type of application for Manila, which allows you to access any tab from a...

GTX Ultra White Salvador Dali Clock

XDA member tin2404 shows us this great GTX SENSE theme, which is a tribute to master of paint Salvador Dalí. Tin2404 modified Co0kieMonster's Home Tab and CHT Editor graphics to make this theme. Also, you can choose amongst several Dali´s different clocks to have your home screen with an art touch. You´ll need to have Co0kieMonster's...

Download Youtube Videos in High Quality

XDA member imbunned presents this Windows Mobile application for downloading Youtube videos via WIFI in high quality (MP4). The app works just by simply visiting Youtube: select a video, download it, and play it in your favorite player. This application can be used with Opera Mini and UC browsers just by adding the proper search engine. Originally...

White Notification Bar for Your Droid Eris!

For those who don't like the dark HTC Sense notification bar on the Droid Eris, XDA member stopxstart has created a nice mod that replaces it with the original white Android notification bar. There is no simple update.zip (yet) to install it, so you'll have to push 3 files to get it working. You'll need to have a...

Star Wars Sounds for Windows Mobile

'Soundboards' - a selection of sounds pertaining to a certain theme - are very popular applications for iPhones and Android devices. However, equivalents in the Windows Mobile world are always hard to find. Luckily, XDA member bo11ux has created a Star Wars themed soundboard app as his first Windows Mobile project. Featured in it are several...

Co0kie’s Home Tab v1.8.0 Released

Since its inital release, Co0kieMonster's extensive customisation mod for HTC Sense on Windows Mobile has become the most popular tool of its kind, being cooked into a handful of ROMs and inspiring members to go one step further when changing the layout of their own Manila interface. Today, Co0kieMonster released the much anticipated update to the...