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Complete guide to Flashing Roms, Radios and More on your HD2

Thanks to XDA moderator ashasaur for creating such a great guide on how to flash Roms, Radio, HardSPL (HD2), and much more. This guide is designed for anyone who wants to modify their HD2 and hack it. This was just written recently and there are more plans to add to it. It covers Android Windows Mobile Windows Phone...

VPlayer for Android: Divx, .Avi, .Mkv, and More Supported!

A new app is now available on the market by XDA member ABitNo. The app is called VPlayer and it supports the following file formats for playback: DivX/Xvid .Flv .Rmvb .Avi .Mkv .Wmv .Mp4 and a few other unspecified formats. It is pretty simple to use and very nice for a free app that supports all of these formats. we hope to see more come out...

Got Room for One More Clock?

XDA Member xaffron released this little widget app called "One More Clock". The app is a clock widget with 5 different themes. From a quick glance at the images, the app looks aesthetically appealing. The five themes you can choose from are (as quoted from the post): 1. Bokeh Beauty : Lens flare that moves with the time...

Syncroid – Outlook to Android Sync

This great application developed by XDA member demosten will let you synchronize your Outlook with your Android device calendar without using exchange sync. Syncdroid synchronizes your appointments from PC to Android but can be extended to do bi-directional sync contacts as well. The application is on the first release and the developer needs feedback from...

Organize your Bookmarks Using My Home Page

Looking for a new way to bookmark on your Android device? XDA Member AndroidAppCritic has developed an app that is a first of its kind. It allows you to organize your bookmarks into a custom home page. It is very simple to use and there are themes to choose from. Here is a full list...

I9000 Enjoys Official Froyo Upgrade

Many people had waited for a while, but it finally happened. Samsung will be officially releasing a Froyo update for the Samsung Galaxy S I9000. However, thanks to XDA member leoon, device owners can enjoy Froyo goodness right here, right now. A leaked official version has been posted and many members are already flashing it...

Windows Phone 7 Poll: Results

After our previous post encouraging people to go vote, only 3 days later we have some results and it is quite interesting. As of 18:30 PDT we have 1567 Votes total. The total for Yes was 565 votes which was 36%. As for No, it was 482 votes which was 30%. For Maybe it was pretty high...

Don’t Skim Through All Your Contacts Thanks to Contact Group Manager for Android

XDA member dewang just came out with a small app to allow you to group your contacts in many different categories (a few extra ones aside from the ones offered as standard by Android.  Moreover, the app allows you to place folders/widgets in your home screen for easy access. Nifty, small, and best of all,...

Android Filesystem Plugin for Total Commander

Those of you who have used Total Commander on your PC in the past will be thankful for this little addon to be used with your Android device. Total Commander is a windows explorer type interface but built into one window is 2 windows for ease of moving files without having to open multiple windows...

Get the Right Exchange Rate with Mobile Currency Converter for WM

XDA member joeylicc has just released a currency converter app for those people who will flat out refuse to jump ship to any app that is not Sense-styled. The app is simple yet useful and visually appealing thanks to the Sense style and since it has the ability to convert currency to pretty much any...

Transparent WaitCursor for WM

Making a time travel trough the infinite threads floating around we found WaitCursor, an application created by XDA member Marshall07 that will let you change the wait cursor on your Windows Mobile device. A big collection of many different style icons to change your actual cursor can be found on the developer's original thread. You...

Dual Booting ROMs on Android

As we featured close to a month ago, an XDA member came up with a SD card booting method for the Eris. Along the same lines as this, is this Linux based script developed by XDA Member unCoRrUpTeD. This is a very tricky setup and should only be tried if you're comfortable doing these kinds of modifications. If you've...