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New HTC G-Sensor Config Tool

So you've got a HTC phone with a G-Sensor in it, and with that G-Sensor you want to control how your phone orients the screen depending on how you hold it, unfortunately not all apps come with the ability to rotate the screen when you turn your phone!But with this new app created by mforutan...

YouTube HQ Hack for Nexus One

The default YouTube app on the Nexus One, now has the option to watch videos in HQ - even on 3G.  However this requires a few button clicks and a wait whilst the video is rebuffered for the HQ version. So wouldn't it be great if YouTube would default to HQ when on 3G? XDA...

Read EPub Books with E Reader On New Manila ROMS

Reading books on your device can be a good option, especially if your phone's resolution allows for easy reading. Member patcat007 presents this application for reading epub books on Manila, the E reader Manila Tab has a limit of showing 20 books. Originally posted by patcat007 Now have 300 books in my ereader library. Now there are...

New IMGFSFromDump-TURBO Version Available

Are you used to work with Kitchens to flash ROMs? If so you´ll find this application very useful as it will decrease the time you need to flash. The updated version is now available! Originally posted by airxtreme Yes, it's actually just as awesome as it sounds: multicore-multithreaded compression allows it to compress up to 2x faster...

Infamous ‘Microp’ Screen Error for HTC Diamond Fixed

Many users of the popular original HTC Diamond have had their shiny gadget-loving heart broken by a very common hardware bug, known as the 'Microp' error.Symptoms of the bug include a dialogue box with the message 'Microp Version Mismatch 0, Please upgrade latest MicroP firmware', worsened or non-existent screen backlight performance, no backlight for hard...

Flash 10.1 Beta Signup for Android

XDA forum member Eclair ~ has posted that Adobe has opened up a sign up page in order to get notified for Adobe Flash Player 10.1 Beta for Android. Flash for Android has been highly anticipated, and Flash Player 10.1 for Android has just entered private beta, with public betas on the way!Adobe's CEO Shantanu...

iPhoneToday Updated to 1.52

Since xda-member tronikos took over the development of iPhoneToday, which was originally created by MiToNiOeS, it has received many fresh updates which greatly improved the usability and speed of this application. The recent updates include:Improved scrolling and animation performance New animation effects when launching an app Tile-able background images Different backgrounds for static bottom/top bars Notifications appear immediately and...

Update to CoOkie Home Tab Editor v1.7.1

Many of us with HTC's Sense know all about the CoOkie Home Tab. In fact this is a theme that receives updates constantly, and gets lots of recognition in NRGZ28s ROMs.No stranger to CoOkies Home Tab is the CoOkie Home Tab Editor (CHTEditor) that has been created and very well updated by johncmolyneux for quite...

Skyfire for Android – Beta Version Available

The popular Skyfire browser is finally here for Android! Skyfire is a downloadable, free mobile browser that gives you a Web browsing experience exactly like PC browsing.Skyfire has been available for a while now on the Windows Mobile and Symbian platforms and boasts that it's the only mobile browser to support all major Web 2.0...

ROM update WM6.1 with RealVGA FKB SRS for Universal

XDA member thingonaspring is a very well known person in the Universal forums, and now he has updated his great 6.1 ROM, but this time he has included Real VGA! The upgrade includes, amongst other things, great stability improvements, it seems this great device is still alive! Originally posted by thingonaspringA lot has changed for this...

New Android Build With Sense 2.1 Available for Vogue

Last week I wrote an article about xda member incubus26jc, and how he is helping Vogue owners to mod their Donut builds with additional Widgets, as well as skinning them by mixing and matching components. He's back with something new and refreshing for the Vogue. Based on the work by xda member mssmison, he's released...

People Tab with 4 x 4 layout for Sense/Manila

Did you ever want to change the layout of your people tab on Sense/Manila? Rado_K created a cab that allows to change it to a 4x4 layout. He's still working on this tool but it´s usable and stable for those of you who want to test it. Originally posted by Rado_K Hi, I search xda forum and...