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Spy Camera App on your Android device

XDA forum member w00yee has developed 'a better spy camera app' for Android devices. If you're in a situation where you really need to take a photo of someone/something, and just don't need them to know,  then you can use CallCam Spy v2.3 to help you do so. Originally posted by w00yee: Very fake incoming call interface, making...

Calling All Chefs (to Unify Naming Convention for Start Menu Icons)

A recent call from one of XDA's popular chef NRGZ28 has just been made to all the chefs.  He is calling all chefs together to bring a unified naming convention to all Start Menu icons across all ROMs.  With this idea NRGZ28 is planning to bring ease and convenience to icon creators, chefs, and even...

Lock Screen Skinning Tutorial (for Pocketshield)

Are you in the mood for skinning? Perhaps you want to try something new for your device then! Member pckshd presents this updated skinning, now is more advanced and flexible, allowing you to use PNG transparency, change font sizes, colors and more. Originally posted by pckshd Hi! For people interested in developing lock screen skins. What's needed: 1. A VGA or...

[Tutorial] Update YOUR Facebook Status (HTC Sense)

For some people Facebook has become an important part of their virtual life, some members reported having problems to update their status on HTC Sense/Manila. Member Agent Zach created a simple tutorial to easily update your status without any complications. Originally posted by Agent Zach NOTICE:: This thread is for HTC Sense 2.1 & 2.5 Users who use...

Weather with Weather4me

It's a great day today, but I wonder what it will be like tomorrow.  Wouldn't it be great if you could get not only the current conditions, but the forecast too?  Well with the work done by s_v_l and his new app Weather4me you can do that an more!  Giving you not only current conditions...

CrisRowlands SimplePiano V2

There are already some Piano applicatoins out for Windows Mobile, but XDA developer cris_rowlands found that there's no good piano app fitting his needs. He decided to develop a nice but simple keyboard application, based on the Windows Phone 7 design. Fortunately, for people that don't like the layout, the interface can be skinned. Orignally posted by cris_rowlands Features: At...

SHOUTcast Radio Streaming for WinMo

Are you a SHOUTcast fan and like listening to the plethora of free internet radio stations that SHOUTcast offers?  Well XDA forum member hlov has created a SHOUTcast radio streaming app (beta) for Windows Mobile. hlov previously created the popular SIRIUS XM application for Winmo but has since moved onto using SHOUTcast. Originally posted by hlov: Usage: The Categories...

Keep Up-to-date with MotoGP Results while on the Move

Similar to his Formula 1 Pocket 2010 app, zorro1981's MotoGP Pocket 2010 lets motorsports fans access the latest racing information from their phone. A minimal, icon-based navigation structure makes this application very nice to use, while the data it provides is everything you want if you want to keep up with the world's most popular motorbike...

Block Ads on your Android device

Are you tired of ads popping up in apps on your Android device?  Would you rather donate directly to the developer rather than click on the ads?  If so, XDA forum member phaelox has modified Adfree, originally created by delta_foxtrot2. Adfree facilitates using your hosts file to block ad servers. Phaelox found that some ads still...

Follow XDA on Twitter!

Are you following XDA on Twitter? If not, you can find us at @xdadevelopers. Those that follow us will not only get a feed of our news (now categorized by operating system), but also exclusive announcements about site happenings, contests, our Facebook fan page (under construction), and more. We also use our Twitter to get thoughts and ideas...

LG eXpo Gets its First Custom ROM

For all those people with LG eXpo devices, you can all stop hitting F5 to refresh the browser. The wait is over thanks to xda member Dark9781, who has just released the first ever custom rom for the LG eXpo. Named Dragonstorm 23563, this is based on one of the newest available builds for WM...

Add Some Random to Your Ring

Are you one of the many who get tired of hearing the same old ring tone every time?  Want to add some randomness to your phone.  Well with the work of user howdykeith and his app Mr. Tones now you can!  You can use this new app to not only make your ring tone random...