HTC Kingdom Source Code Released

I made a mistake.  A few days ago I reported that, with a slew of new kernel source codes posted on HTCdev, HTC is now GPL compliant.  That wasn’t true....
12-30 11:30

HTC Jetstream Has Root; Gets Custom Recovery

It was just two days ago that we reported about the HTC Jetstream obtaining a permanent root solution. Well the development didn’t stop there. The reportedly sexy (in a non-threatening...
12-30 10:30

Cerberus app [SassiBoB review]

Today, SassiBoB makes fun of the Greek mythology and reviews an app by LSDroid called Cerberus. It’s a nice security app that you flash using ROM Manager to make sure...
12-30 8:37

Welcome to the Refreshed XDA Portal!

A new year, a new Portal Admin, and now a new look to our Portal to round it all out! This refresh, several months in the making, is tuned for...
12-29 10:33

Rotation Lock Does What It Says, Even For Landscape

While most Android devices have a setting that prevents automatic screen rotation, it usually locks the orientation in portrait mode. There’s no way to lock it in landscape – at...
12-29 6:00

Website Update: We’re moving from GoDaddy

As many of you may be aware, we here at XDA-Developers occasionally stand in support of our members. All of you feel that you can submit things on the forums,...
12-29 4:30

Hack Allows Any File Size And Format For Ringtone And Alert Sounds On WP7

By default, ringtone, alert and alarm sounds on Windows Phone 7 have to be under 40 seconds, smaller than of 1MB and can only be in either MP3 or WMA...
12-29 3:30

GTA III Android Mods And Tutorials

If you’ve ever played games on a PC, you’ve probably heard of the massive Grand Theft Auto open-world games. GTA III, released ten years ago, was the first in the...
12-29 2:30

New WIP CyanogenMod Compiler Makes Compiling CM Easier Than Ever

Soon, compiling CyanogenMod for your phone will be as easy as opening a user interface and adding a little information. Or at least that’s the plan from CyanogenMod team member,...
12-29 1:30

Small OTA Update For Eee Pad Transformer Breaks Root

The ASUS Eee Pad Transformer has been getting an OTA update since a few days ago –  note that this is not Ice Cream Sandwich yet –  that ups your version...
12-29 12:30

Lawsuits Are Out of Hand, Stop Being Gutless

The mobile tech industry saw its share of lawsuits this year. Some hit very close to home. CarrierIQ believed XDA-Developers’ own TrevE stole their product by critically displaying their unprotected,...
12-29 10:30

New XDA Feature: Contextual Search

We recently made some big upgrades to our search system on XDA. It now burdens our servers less (XDA users *really* like to search), provides improved results, and has a...
12-29 10:24