Latest XDA Features — Page 1164

FaceLock Face Recognition App Locking for Gingerbread

With the introduction of Android 4.0, came the facial recognition unlock feature (or gimmick to some). While far from being a secure way of preventing unwanted access to your device,...
May 26, 2012 10:30 PM

Pro Tip Number 3: Developing a Custom ROM On-Device – XDA TV

XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler returns with the third in a series of XDA Pro Tips. After a problem with Windows 7,  AdamOutler heads back to his comfort zone of...
May 26, 2012 4:00 PM

First Custom 4.0.4 ROM Released for the Desire S

There’s nothing quite like getting a new version of Android for a device. Of course, that means that developers go back to the drawing board with a new base to...
May 26, 2012 1:30 PM

TF300T Gets First Custom ICS ROM Courtesy of CM9

It was bound to happen sooner or later. With the Asus release of the unlocker tool for the TF300T, everyone could probably guess that development on the modest, yet still...
May 26, 2012 8:30 AM

Patched ICS Bootloaders, Dual Booting, and More for the Iconia A500

With users becoming more and more comfortable with the Iconia A500 root and bootloader unlocking processes, it was only a matter of time before development hit a new level and...
May 26, 2012 1:00 AM

DeskNotifier Brings Android Notifications To Your Windows Desktop

Have you ever found yourself at your PC without your phone at hand, only to later realize that you’ve missed an important call or text? Perhaps you’re just too lazy...
May 25, 2012 9:30 PM

Carbon Tweaks Gives International Note Users Total Tweak Control

Sometimes, applying tweaks to an Android device can be a pain. With a plethora of installation methods from flashing via recovery and manual build.prop editing to activating scripts via ADB...
May 25, 2012 5:00 PM

This Week in Development: Microsoft, Motorola and Nokia – XDA TV

Join us as our friend Jordan returns for another episode of This Week in Development. Jordan begins by covering all the tutorials available on XDA, from Beginning Android ROM Development to...
May 25, 2012 2:30 PM

Hybrid Mode for the Galaxy Nexus, SGS2, International Note, HD2, and Nexus S

Phone screen sizes are growing, from the 4.3″ screen of the Galaxy S II i9100 to the 5.3″ panel of the Galaxy Note—and yet it would seem the feature sets...
May 25, 2012 12:00 PM

Galaxy Nexus Toolkit Ported to Sprint Variant

Those out there who have been following the Samsung Galaxy Nexus have no doubt noticed that Sprint has added a new member to the Galaxy Nexus family, and with that comes...
May 25, 2012 8:30 AM

Root Achieved on the EVO 4G LTE

The EVO 4G LTE has only been in users’ hands a few hours, and there is already a root method. We all were a little nervous after that whole US Customs...
May 25, 2012 5:00 AM

Google Beats Oracle in Court, Android Users Rejoice

We’ve been closely monitoring the growing patent dispute between tech titans Google and Oracle from various perspectives. Fans of Google’s mobile OS can now breathe a little easier as Google has officially...
May 24, 2012 10:00 PM