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Sketch Theme for SPB MS 3.5.3

We all know our devices are not for kids, but if you have any and they love to play with your expensive "toy", this theme created by XDA member doc3000 will be loved by your young ones. Basic drawing, simplicity, some animals and a light blue background are the key components of this original theme for...

CobaltController Updated, Now Wiimote Supported!

A few weeks ago, we reported this application called CobaltController, which allows you to control your Windows Phone by using a bluetooth Playstation 3 controller. Developer and XDA member Cobaltikus recently updated the application to version 0.2, and was able to get it working for Wii controllers too! So, if you have a Wiimote, you...

WorldCup2010 Live Wallpaper for Android

To help you join in the World Cup fever on your Android device, XDA forum member shikitou has designed a world cup themed Live Wallpaper for Android. There are two versions available - free and paid.  The free version of WorldCup2010 Live Wallpaper supports touch, gravity and acceleration. However, the paid version has a few more...

Flash 10.1 for Nexus One Works on HTC EVO Too, No Froyo Needed

Normally, users who would like to use Flash 10.1 on their Android devices would have to flash a Froyo (Android 2.2) ROM to get it working. XDA member mysterioustko reports about the Flash 10.1 application for the Nexus one to work on the HTC EVO 4G without having to flash a Froyo ROM. This is...

Make Some Noise with WMuVuZelAs

With lots of discussion surrounding the vuvuzela noise at the World Cup, now you too can join in using your Windows Mobile device. XDA forum member Corwin9S has developed WMuVuZelAs for Windows Mobile so that you an enjoy and participate in the noise making! The interface has a football soccer theme (naturally), where clicking on the ball...

Debian Running on the Vogue

The Vogue has been a device gifted with more lives than a cat. Not only it is the bed for some of the best Android ports available for WM, but as of recently, it can also load some Linux distros. In this case, XDA member gTan64 has been successfully running Debian in his Vogue for...

fixOperaFlash Now Partially Working in Opera 10

For those who have Opera Mobile as your preferred browser, you will agree that flash issues are very annoying. Last month, we presented the work of XDA member aDEO. who had just updated this magnificent fix to enable flash in Opera. He is back with another update, which improves the partial flash functionality in Opera...

Good News for Dutch Members: Hyves Application Released for WM

When you are Dutch (like me), it's highly possible that you're familiar with Hyves. For other members that are curious to know what it is, here's Wikipedia's explanation: Originally written by Wikipedia Hyves is a free Dutch social networking site online since October 2004. (...) The focus of the website is on keeping in touch with existing friends...

Toggle 4G on HTC EVO 4G

If you'd like to be able to quickly switch on and off 4G on your brand new HTC EVO for whatever reason (saving battery etc), check out XDA forum member rdude's Android toggle widget. Designed to work on any launcher or home screen including HTC Sense, Launcher2 or Home++, rdude ended up coding the toggle himself...

Surreal Aluminium Theme

Art on Windows Mobile devices: if you enjoyed previous themes of Dali´s famous paintings, you will find this one a must have. XDA member tin2404 just updated this surrealistic theme into aluminum. It reminds me a bit to GTX's color combination of whites. Interesting new icons are present on this theme as well as new slider...

T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide Rooted!

It's been less than a month since we added the new myTouch Slide (HTC Espresso) to the roster of devices supported on the XDA forums, and already the brilliant developing community has managed to root the phone. This week, XDA member eugene373 (along with help from a lot of other members) posted the first comprehensive guide to...

ROM Porting Guides for Beginner and Seasoned Cooks

Roms! The heart and soul of xda-developers development. This is a long standing tradition and set of techniques that have been around for nearly as long as the site has been up and running (a little over seven years). Windows Mobile development in this site started with the single idea that our devices could perform...