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New Improved LMT Launcher v0.8 Released

LMT Launcher, created by xda developer and moderator l3v5y, is a great little app which has been written about in the past. In case you are interested, check out the News Story 1 and then the News Story 2 for further information regarding this.  However, today we will talk about the upgrades to the app rather...

Send Free SMS via Way2SMS

This application, created by xda member aman11dhanpat, will let you include a php script into your device whenever you access the website way2sms.com. This will act as a SMS application for your device, but will send the messages via data rather than via your provider's SMS service, saving you money in the process. The app was tested...

Deutsch Bahn App Updated

After a very successful launch of Deutsch Bahn, xda member brandi has released many updates to his app. Most of these are not actually bug fixes, but rather improvements over the original release. It's latest incarnation (version 0.42), carries over improvements from all of its previous releases plus better interface and analytics. The installation cab can...

Cookie’s CommMgr. Widget Extension

Xda-devs member myslee-ovi has developed a mod to complement the current version (1.7.1) of Cookie's Home Tab. Currently, it is in a prerelease stage and adds the connection toggles from the Connection Manager onto the home tab's quick launch area.The HTC Hero-inspired clock (as seen in screenshot) is also included as a separate download. Originally posted...

RPG Friend Makes Rolling Dice Easier

Have you ever had a burning urge to play Dungeons and Dragons in the middle of the night, but been afraid that the uncontrollable clatter of the dice rolling might wake up an angry neighbour? Have you ever been dismayed at a friend's house to find that their Monopoly set has been rendered completely unplayable...

Android 2.2 ‘Froyo’ Unveiled, SDK Available Now!

Many of you have been eagerly awaiting the latest revision to Google's Android operating system codenamed 'Froyo', which has been on the cards since details were released some time ago.At the Google I/O event, Android 2.2 was officially revealed to the expectant crowd in San Fransisco. Among the tweaks and fixes, there were promises for...

Lower the Amount of Clouds on Sense

Are you among the people who live in a very cloudy state or country?  Do you love the Sense weather backgrounds but are a little tired of the constant fog look of all the clouds?  Well, then you have to take a look at what HJ200 has made for you!Some people just love the weather...

T-Mobile USA Official HD2 Update Released

It has been a very interesting last two months for T-Mobile USA since the introduction of the HTC HD2 to their smartphone line-up. Mixed feelings have been the norm regarding both the device and the service provided by the company. However, this device is not safe from the grasp of our developers either and in...

Sprint Hero Finally Receives 2.1 Update

Android Eclair updates for both the GSM and the CDMA (Sprint) Hero variants have been promised for months, but again and again these only seemed like empty promises.However, and much to everyone's surprise, Sprint and HTC today announced the availability of this mysterious and wonderful update from the moulding, old Cupcake build with which the...

tinyCAM – Transform your PDA into Network Camera

This app is not new, but I have read some threads asking for an app like this, so it's worth to bring it back. XDA member w3t created this app, which transforms your Windows Mobile device into a network camera. This is very useful if you have something that requires constant remote monitoring. This app works with...

HD2 Custom Animated Wallpapers Available

Have you fallen in love with the HD2 yet?  Do you love the simple animations that came with it but sometimes find yourself asking for more?  Well, you only have to look just a little bit further because xda members whiskeybro and kojotek have been kind enough to share their custom animated wallpapers.  At the end...

Easy Today Launcher: Launcher Plugin for Windows Mobile

Many users prefer the more complex user interface plugins, such as HTC Sense and SPB Mobile Shell, you might just enjoy a light-weight today plugin, which can perform just as well. This new today plugin enables you to launch applications directly from the Windows Mobile today screen.The application was created by XDA member loffactory, and...