ANDROID 2.2 (FROYO) Posts on XDA

New LG Optimus P500 Kernel to Fix Touchscreen Bug

Well, all of you P500 owners that were suffering due to the device not exactly performing the way it should have, we have news for you. Most of your functionality issues are due to a bug in the stock kernel that causes the CPU usage to shoot up all the way to 100% whenever the...

LG Optimus 2X Goodies Extracted

The exciting thing about this new year is the upcoming line up of next generation devices, all of which are equipped with the latest technology available, such as super AMOLED screens, dual core processors, and much more. However,  technology without beauty is rather dull. With this in mind, XDA member GHOST99K brings us the LWP...

XDA Phone Review: HTC Desire HD

HTC’s probably most popular smartphone at the moment is the Desire HD. It combines the hardware of the HD2 with Android Froyo, making it an incredible good-selling device. But is it really worth the money for powerusers? Check out our review to find out! And in case you missed it, here is our HTC HD2...

Welcome to the Perm Root Club – HTC EVO Shift 4G

The third WiMax capable device to hit the US market has joined the ranks of its brethren, which have all been permanently rooted.  XDA member bcnice20 along with the help of other devs heavily involved in the development of Android devices, has achieved permanent root on the HTC EVO Shift 4G. This means that all of...

Get Better 4G Signal in Your Epic 4G

Are you a happy 4G (WiMax) user in the US? If not, it may be because of your Epic 4G's WiMax radio's performance. However, not all is lost because XDA member gokuman56 has written up a guide to improve a few things that have kept you from thanking your carrier for 4G. The guide will...

How to Get MMS Working on Your Cricket Flashed EVO

One of the greatest joys of device hacking is being able to get features (or the phones in general) working on carriers who claim that they cannot be added as they are not capable of using their network. The EVO is not the exception to this rule. There are rather cheap alternative networks were our devices will...

Understand What Your Phone Is Really Doing With Task Identifier for Android

Ever wondered what certain apps are doing at a particular time? Or maybe you would like to know which apps are active or become active when data sessions or voice calls are underway. If that is the case, then you may want to check out a little app developed by XDA member x2kjosh. Task Identifier...

Is Your EVO a Slow Reader? SD Card Read Speed Fix

When it comes to SD cards for devices, there are many factors to consider, not just storage size. The second most important factor in a card would be the read and write speeds that it can achieve and this can usually be determined by the card's "class". However, let's just say that you buy a...

Motorola Atrix 4G, Bionic, and LG Optimus 2X Forums Added

If you are itching to get your hands dirty with some of the best devices that were announced at CES this past month, then rest assured that we got you covered. We have added some playgrounds for beginning of discussions regarding cracking, hacking, or otherwise modding both Motorola devices and the latest LG. Simply put,...

Galaxy Tab Patch for Locked Bootloaders Released

It is truly amazing to see the speed with which developments can happen here on XDA. You may recall that XDA moderator Chainfire was working on a patch to try and "break" the protected bootloaders in the Galaxy Tablets' stock roms. Well, today he announced the release of the patch that will ensure that you...

Tune Your Time With “Make Your Clock”

XDA Member thubalek, has released a beta version of his android app, Make Your Clock. Although, the developer has placed a beta stamp on  it, it  is well on its way to receiving the final seal of approval, pending user comments and feedback. This application allows you to perform extensive customization of your clock widget. Included in...

Tutorial to Dual Boot Windows Phone 7 and Android on the HD2

With MAGLDR, a program created by the Dark Forces Team (DFT), being released and Windows Phone 7 running fine on the HD2, we're now able to dualboot Android and Windows Phone 7. Following this tutorial by XDA member darrengladysz will ultimately result in being able to select either WP7 or Android from the boot menu. Unlike...