ANDROID 3.X (HONEYCOMB) Posts on XDA

Workaround For Flash’s Low FPS on Asus Transformer

Quite possibly, one of the only annoyances that plagues the Honeycomb stock browser is its inability to properly use its full 30 fps potential on flash videos. At least, this seems to be the case for a few custom roms in certain devices like the Asus Transformer. After doing a bit of looking around, XDA...

Secure Settings – A Tasker Plugin

Android device owners who use Tasker, may be interested to learn of  a new plugin from XDA forum member intangibleDroid. Secure Settings is a Tasker/Locale compatible plugin for Android OS 2.2 and above, and allows users to : Toggle the keyguard Lock the device Set or reset the device's password/pin Run any linux command (with/without root) Tasker users can store command output info...

Writepad: Handwriting Optimised For Stylus – Beta Testers Required

Tablet owners looking for a smooth writing experience should check out XDA forum member transceiver's Writepad application for Android tablets. Originally written for the Asus EeePad Transformer running Android 3.2, the dev is interested to find out how it works on other tablets and is looking for beta testers. Current features include - No lag and no jitter between...

One Click Root Script For Asus Transformer on Linux

We all love simplicity in our lives. This is a concept that has spread throughout the technology world, a concept that is based on the law on minimal efforts (getting the same amount of work done, while reducing the actual input on said task). Rooting is always a fun activity but it can be quite...

Tilt Your Way to Glory with RocknBall for Android

Who isn't a fan of traditional labyrinth style games? Similar to the classic games of yesteryear, XDA forum member myp3uk has created a remake of the classic original in stunning fully-3D graphics. In this accelerometer-controlled game, you simply tilt and turn your way to the finish line, while avoiding black holes and overcoming exciting obstacles. Making matters...

Honeycomb-Like Lockscreen

Not all devices can have fluid Honeycomb on their Android devices but thanks to a tip by XDA member SefEXE, we found that it was possible to have a small taste of it. Ripple Lock will let you change your lock screen to Honeycomb. It only has one button and you can choose to use either...

Source Code for Honeycomb 3.2 Kernel Available And….

It seems that Google is desperately trying to finalize Honeycomb. They are releasing update after update, each one being better than the one before. According to a post made by XDA member nicknowsky the newly released 3.2 update, which was pushed earlier this week to lucky Motorola Xoom owners has been put up. The sources...

Live Wallpapers Extracted From Galaxy Tab 10.1 And Ready For Your Transformer

We cannot deny that the stock live wallpapers created by manufacturers have their inexplicable appeal. Maybe it is the will to get your device to make it look like your friend's or it could simply be the fact that we need the capability to change the look of the device out of sheer boredom. In...

Rooted Android 3.2 Update Available for the US WiFi-Only XOOM!

As soon as the Android Developers Blog stated yesterday that changes to the way Honeycomb handled fitting Android 2.x applications to a large tablet screen, the internet was aflutter with rumors of the 3.2 update coming soon. Luckily for XOOM users everywhere, this really meant that the major update would launch today! Several lucky XDA forum members...

Almost Perfect – Native Ubuntu on Asus Transformer

You have probably been hearing a lot about porting Ubuntu to our beloved Android devices. Not an impossible feat, but it still takes some time and effort to get it done. Drivers may have to be written or at the very least adapted to work with the open source OS. There are several guides on...

Galaxy Tab Rom Ported To Iconia A500 – TouchWiz UI Lovers, Rejoice!

Those who bought any of the first 3 Honeycomb powered tabs are likely happy with the launcher. However, for those truly addicted to their Android devices due to the ability of customizing it and its behavior, it gets boring after a while. Since there are now other players in the field (Samsung), a not-so-new UI has...

FriendCaster for Honeycomb Coming Soon…

A while back, we wrote about an app called Flow for Facebook, which was an app to improve the user's Facebook experience on Android devices. This app allowed you to do many of things that you are used to on Facebook via browser, that the current official FB app lacks. Well, after a while, it...