Latest XDA Features — Page 3

TextAssured lets you automatically reply to texts and phone calls based on conditions

The beauty of text messaging is you don’t have to read and respond right away. A phone call requires immediate action, but a text message can be ignored for a...
April 23, 2018 12:31 PM

[Update: Xiaomi Mi Max 2 added] Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, Motorola Moto E4 Plus, and Telekom Puls now support official TWRP

Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP) is the most popular custom recovery for Android devices. Having TWRP support (or another comparable custom recovery) is a necessity for the health of a...
April 23, 2018 11:58 AM

[Update: Nokia 8 included] HMD Global finally starts to offer kernel source code for some Nokia phones

Last year, HMD Global acquired the rights to use the Nokia brand in smartphones. The company went on to launch its first Nokia-branded Android phones at MWC 2017. The Nokia...
April 23, 2018 11:52 AM

Countdowns+ is a simple app to make timers for your tasks

Life can sometimes be boiled down into a repetitive list of countdowns. You’re waiting for the weekend, the upcoming holiday, vacation, birthday, etc. Or it can be smaller things, like...
April 23, 2018 11:31 AM

What are Social Media Apps REALLY Doing With your Data?

With the recent controversy over the Facebook and Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal, we decided to take a close look at what type of data other social media apps are gathering...
April 23, 2018 10:56 AM

Google Chrome stable can now be added to the Daydream VR Launcher

Chrome 66 for Android is currently rolling out to devices on the stable channel. Among the new features is a something that should make Google Daydream users happy. Reddit user...
April 23, 2018 10:45 AM

The OnePlus 6 will have a glass back

The OnePlus 6 has been the subject of many leaks and rumors over the past few weeks. OnePlus has also slowly confirmed several features. The most notable feature so far...
April 23, 2018 9:29 AM

Likely Xiaomi Redmi S2 shows up on TENAA with 6-inch display and 3 storage/RAM variants

TENAA is China’s certification authority for electronic devices. All smartphones sold in China are eventually certified by TENAA, so monitoring the website for new listings can be a valuable source...
April 21, 2018 10:00 PM

Many Lenovo P2 owners are unable to unlock the bootloader, Lenovo is investigating

The Lenovo P2 was launched near the end of 2016. It featured a 5.5″ FHD screen with the power-efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon 625, but what made the phone most appealing was...
April 21, 2018 5:48 PM

[Update: More Multitasking Details] Here’s how Android P’s iPhone X style Navigation Gestures will work

Last week, Google published a blog post outlining Android P‘s new private DNS feature. However, the company inadvertently included a screenshot that showed off a bizarre navigation bar with a...
April 21, 2018 4:43 PM

Development of eSIM standard halted after allegations arise that AT&T and Verizon colluded to sabotage it

In yet another example of why American consumers have such little faith in AT&T and Verizon Wireless, the two companies are being investigated by the U.S. Department of Justice over...
April 21, 2018 4:30 PM

Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ (Exynos), Nvidia Shield Android TV, and Xiaomi Mi Note 2 now support LineageOS 15.1

Custom ROMs may not be as popular as they used to be, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t still a huge audience for them. ROMs such as the popular LineageOS...
April 21, 2018 11:58 AM