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SetCPU for Root Users Updated to v2.0.0b

Since we last wrote about SetCPU, it has received a major update to v2.0 and more recently to v2.0.0b. For those of you who have not been following XDA forum member coolbho3000's work, SetCPU for Root Users is an application that lets you tweak certain aspects of the Linux cpufreq driver, allowing for overclocking, underclocking, and...

Skin for EzInput GTX Style

GTX UI has gained a lot of popularity and its user base is increasing rapidly. However, we needed a skin for keyboard to complete the hole thing. This time, XDA member Lycox presents a nice skin for EzInput supporting landscape operation. This skin works with WVGA resolutions on Windows Mobile devices sporting EzInput 2.1. Directional arrows have...

First Froyo Build for the Vogue Hits the Forum

You may remember an article which talks about Froyo being successfully ported to the Vogue by XDA member dzo (in case you don't, here is the link). The build was plain and without the usual amount of stuff that we are used to seeing in our devices, but it was Froyo nevertheless. Seeing this, XDA...

Android and Ubuntu Now Booting on HTC HD2

Just three days ago, a big hurdle in the way of porting Android onto the HD2 was finally overcome. In short, the bootloader called HaRET has been patched in order to avoid CPU crashes when booting Linux through it. And we rightly labeled that as a major breakthrough because now, the devs working on this project have...

Firestorm Style Quicklinks Theme for CHT

XDA member minuted74 presents this theme based on Firestorm icons set for Cookie Home Tab. This theme is for the quick links tab on Sense and it has been taken care of to the last detail to bring a great looking theme. This theme will work on CHT 1.8 and up, on devices running Windows...

DrSrF BUUFfet UI Theme

Many great themes for Sense/Manila are appearing. This time we will talk about DrSrF BUUFfet, created by XDA member Rurph. This original theme is based on Buuf icons made by Paul Davey and it was adapted by the developer to entirely change Sense UI style. The whole set has great graphics and will completely change your...

Update on HTC vs Shipped-Roms.com

Well, for those of you who thought that the whole shipped-roms simply had a bad ending, you may want to think again. Thanks to XDA member indagroove, we have learned a few updates about the whole legal situation raised against XDA member conflipper. In fact, his site www.shipped-roms.com has a few updates on this situation....

New Boot screen designs

XDA member gauravbaadshah presents a new design on this start up screens with the logo of HTC, Samsung, and Dell. Based on Windows 7 logo, these new images will give a different look to your Windows Mobile device's start up sequence. Originally posted by gauravbaadshah Hello fellow xda users, UPDATE1 (18 June): WVGA for Samsung and HTC available now. UPDATE2...

XDANDROID Updated to Encompass Froyo 2.2

The popular Android-to-Windows Mobile porting project, XDANDROID, has recently added Froyo to the list of Android builds for which there is now a port available. Posting in the Touch Pro section, XDANDROID founder babijoee unveiled the alpha release of the new version, including download links and a separate thread for its testing and development. Although...

Anuvadak – Google Translator for Windows Mobile

There are many translation applications out there for Windows Mobile devices, and sometimes it's even easier just to use Google to do the translation for you.  But this is where Anuvadak shines through - it has a lot of features to offer. XDA forum member chargedRam, has been working on Anuvadak (which means 'Translator' in Hindi)...

Alternate CSS Theme for XDA Forum

The new XDA forum design has just been launched to the public, but if you prefer the old layout design and not the colours, there is an alternative available. XDA forum member khaytsus, designed his own alternate CSS theme for the forum way back in 2009 providing three themes - blue, grey and dark grey for...

Samsung’s TouchWiz Working on FroYo-Running Nexus

There are a number of launchers available for Android, one of them being Samsung's TouchWiz launcher which is beautifully demonstrated on the Samsung Galaxy S i9000. If TouchWiz is a launcher that you've been hankering to try on your Google Nexus One, well now's your chance.  XDA forum member rolle3k has been working on the port...