Google Nexus S Gains BLN Thanks To Custom Kernel

Google Nexus S Gains BLN Thanks To Custom Kernel

Feeling a bit upset that your “Pure Google” superphone lacks LED notifications to let you know something’s calling for your attention when the screen’s off? Luckily, XDA forum members Morfic and Neldar have a solution for you! Thanks to their collective efforts, The Nexus S now supports Backlight Notifications (BLN) through the use of Neldar’s fantastic Backlight Notifications application. Morfic’s custom kernel also supports a 1.4 GHz overclock, so even if you’re feeling a need for speed, they have you covered.

Continue on to the original thread to download the kernel yourself!

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Will Verduzco
Will Verduzco

Will Verduzco is the former Editor-in-Chief and Portal Administrator of the XDA-Developers Portal. He has been addicted to mobile technology since the HTC Wizard. But starting with the Nexus One, his gadget love affair shifted to Google's little green robot. You can now find Will writing for the Swappa Blog, though he still pops up on XDA from time to time.