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How to Modify the Quick Settings Background Color and Alpha on EMUI 5 [Root]

Although OEMs such as Huawei offer their own theme managers, there are often elements (often related to the System UI) that cannot be altered by third-party themes. When you have...
April 23, 2017 10:00 AM

Android TV (based on Android 7.1.2) for the Raspberry Pi 3

The Raspberry Pi 3 is the third generation single-board computer made by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, and like all previous iterations, the tiny computer is incredibly affordable and easy to...
April 23, 2017 9:00 AM

Learn to Hack

Today we are looking at a great deal for an Ethical Hacker Bonus Bundle. It’s like that movie Hackers but less cool and without Angelina Jolie. While this bundle of courses is valued at $681, it’s currently on sale for 92% off at only $49, but then you can use coupon code LEARN50 for another 50% off …

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Set To Receive Nougat Update

Android O is around the corner, yet according to official statistics, Nougat is still installed on less than 5% of devices. We have good news for the owners of the...
April 23, 2017 2:59 AM

Access Your OnePlus/OPPO Device’s “Hidden” Hardware Diagnostic Tests

Long before a phone arrives in your hands, it goes (or should go) through a wide range of hardware diagnostic tests designed to check for any potential faults before it...
April 22, 2017 9:06 PM

The P10 Hardware Lottery Exemplifies the Kind of Decision-Making That’s Holding Huawei Back

Any press is good press, or so they say. That’s a phrase often used when a company finds itself in a precarious situation — but as Samsung learned first hand,...
April 22, 2017 1:03 PM

Report: HTC’s Upcoming Flagship Will be Called HTC U 11, Will Come in 5 Color Options

It looks like HTC has finally reached a conclusion as to what to name its upcoming flagship device. Internally code-named ”Ocean”, it was earlier believed that the device would carry...
April 22, 2017 10:34 AM

Galaxy S8 Unboxing and First Impressions

Miles has a new video on XDA TV giving us his first impressions of the new Samsung Galaxy S8. This phone’s main selling point is the new infinity display. In...
April 22, 2017 8:57 AM

How to Add Left/Right Keyboard Cursors to the Nav Bar during Text Input

Customizing the navigation bar has been a staple of custom ROMs ever since Google introduced the Galaxy Nexus with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (we don’t talk about the Motorola...
April 21, 2017 6:36 PM

Elephone Announces Android 7.0 Nougat for the Europe and Asia P9000

XDA Junior Member alicio04 passed along some news about the European and Asian variants of the P9000 from Elephone finally receiving its Android 7.0 Nougat update. Some people are reporting minor bugs...
April 21, 2017 1:45 PM

Chrome’s new Custom Context Menu Revamps the Link/Image/Video Context Menu

Google is constantly at work adding additional features to the world’s most popular internet browser, Chrome. Given the sheer number of users that rely on Google Chrome on a daily...
April 21, 2017 1:00 PM

Copyless Paste, a feature that provides Context-Based Text Input Suggestions, is coming to Chrome

Despite the fact that Google’s Chrome browser is the market leader in Internet browsers, Google is always working to bring additional features to millions of users in order to stay...
April 21, 2017 12:36 PM

Samsung Galaxy S8 Teardown Reveals Front Facing Camera Hardware Features OIS

Some of the “smallest” improvements found in the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ reside in the camera department. That is not entirely a bad thing, because the Galaxy S7 and...
April 21, 2017 12:31 PM