APP DEVELOPMENT Posts on XDA

Hulu Apk Modified to Work on All Android Devices

The Hulu and Netflix duo is one of the greatest application combinations of all time. When you have both, you can watch virtually anything. However, some Android phones do not have access to Hulu and cannot share in the love of streaming high quality video. Until now, that is. XDA-Developers Junior Member blunttedsmurf has posted a...

HTC Desire Users Can Test An App That Installs Ubuntu

HTC Desire users are among the latest who can have that Ubuntu goodness on their phones. XDA Senior Member zacthespack has been developing an app that runs a user through installing Ubuntu on their Android devices, most recently the HTC Desire. The app is pretty cool. Basically, a user downloads an Ubuntu image and the app will...

Fruit Cake Maker Turns Your Motorola Triumph Into a ROM Factory

Most of the new development on XDA is in the genre of kernels and ROMs but every now and then a gem like this falls into our lap. Everyone meet Fruit Cake Maker. XDA user samcripp has released a tool that will, as he puts it: allow the user to create a picture perfect .img from...

Third Party Windows Phone Apps Now Have Full SkyDrive Access

One of the major points of contention that Android users tend to hold over the heads of all the other platforms is the glory of "The Cloud". It's not for nothing, Google's plan to make your mobile experience almost completely reliant on the combination of an Internet connection and their services yields some pretty great results. I...

How to – HTC Desire Kernel Development with Interactive Menu

Due to the lack of a simple guide for compiling kernels, XDA Recognized Developer Droidzone decided to create his own specially for Devs. This guide includes an interactive menu and includes topics such as: - Getting the sources - Setting up the compilation box and preparing source code - Setting up kernel parameters - Compiling and distributing kernel All very...

Calling All Devs – S-OFF On HTC Wildfire S

We all know HTC promised to unlock all the 2011 devices but that has not happened on the HTC Wildfire S, released back in May and still remains S-ON as there is no free software solution due to lack of dev support. XDA member *se-nsei. along with a group of members is trying to pull attention...

New Android Design Preview Tool for Developers And Designers

It's time for another utility for Android developers, and this time designers too. If you've ever found yourself emailing high-fidelity, full-resolution screen mocks around so that you could preview them live on your device, then this should help you shave a few minutes off of that work flow. Android Design Preview is a little utility...