ANDROID 2.2 (FROYO) Posts on XDA

Samsung Vibrant to Get Froyo Update Tomorrow

XDA member jmerchant informed us earlier today that there is something coming. Something that will hit all Vibrant users in the "happy" spot. Well, that last sentence came out wrong, but basically this will make them really happy. After months of speculations and complaints against Samsung and T-Mobile, it seems that the version of the...

Having WiMax Issues With Your EVO? Check the RSA Keys

If you have an EVO, you may have suffered (after flashing back and forth between roms) issues with the 4G. As it turns out, there is a little something that is required to get the WiMax radio to work properly called RSA keys. Sometimes, they get corrupted after flashing recoveries or roms and as such,...

MPlayer Ported for Android

The search for the perfect player will never end. Now, XDA member ajeet17181 told us about the successfully ported MPlayer to Android devices running 1.6 and above. This powerful player features support for all subtitle format, proper audio video sync, uses libfaad2 and libmad for aac and mp3 decoding, and stream URL support. The developer requested...

4G Toggle Notification Menu Power Control Widgets For Sense

Just a week ago, we wrote about a pulldown notification mod - it turns out that it was actually heavily based off a mod by XDA forum member JsChiSurf. The original mod is for the EVO 4G and is based on 3.70x ROM OTA. The notification menu power control widgets contains the 6 default widgets which...

New Forums Now Available: Motorola Milestone 2, Sony Ericsson Arc, and Dell Streak 7

Once again, the voices of the people have been heard by our administrators and as such we have added forums for development, general talks, and apps for 3 new devices (many of them not even out yet). The Motorola Milestone series adds yet another member to its clan with the Milestone 2. Other growing players...

Galaxy S Sim Unlock Without Code

For those of you who are beholden to one carrier and locked to your Samsung Galaxy S device, fear not as XDA forum member helroz has written an app to unlock your device for you! Galaxy S unlock is free and can unlock other variants of the popular line of Samsung Android devices. In order to run...

Improve Your Overall Galaxy Experience with Galaxy Tuner (Korean Models Only)

Do you own a Galaxy device? If so, you may want to check out what XDA member dowkim10 has in store for you. The dev has created a set of tweaks for system performance that are rolled into a single package with a simple and nice UI to utilize. You can modify several parameters including...

TicTacToulette – Tic Tac Toe For Android

Unless you've been living under a rock all your life, you'll have heard of the simple game of Tic Tac Toe. A classic game, also know has 'Noughts And Crosses' in the UK and some other countries, has been replicated for the mobile operating platforms many times over and now XDA forum member MetalWeirdo together with...

Post CES Fora Added – Introducing the HTC Thunderbolt, EVO Shift 4G, Motorola Xoom, and Advent Vega

CES brought quite a few new surprises (and some not so new) to the table of mobile technology. There have been many Android devices that were unveiled (officially anyways) and we can't help but to get excited as we think that this will bring newer life into our forums. With that being said, we wanted...

Ditch Your TV with TV Shows Stream for Android

It looks like as our devices become more powerful, they get the ability to incorporate activities performed by other pieces of equipment. Watching TV on your devices has been a paramount piece of development for several different OS (started on WM and bled onto Android). XDA member KuRouZu has released TV Show Stream, which is...

Battery Comparison Between Kernels in a Rom From An Engineer’s Perspective

While this is a bit uncommon, we will be talking about a post in a particular thread rather than the whole thread itself. This post reminded us about the proper way of providing feedback on things as important as battery life. A sole post saying "battery life on rom xyz sucks" isn't really going to...

CyanogenMod for the EVO Finally Gets WiMax!

You guys waited for it, and while it is still a work in progress, CM lovers will finally get a chance to use their favorite roms in the way the EVO was meant to be used.... with 4G speeds. XDA member Shinzul just posted that the first available alpha of the work him and XDA...