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CyanogenMod-6.0 is available for select devices

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CyanogenMod-6.0, a popular community-built distribution of Android 2.2, has its official version out today for download. If your Android device is rooted and there is a final build available you can install…

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New CyanogenMod 6 release canidates make their way to your rooted HTCs and DROIDs

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If you have rooted an Android phone in the past or have one in your possession now you have probably heard of the infamous CyanogenMod ROM. CyanogenMod is based off of the stock Android operating system allowing…

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CyanogenMod6 will unlock the HTC EVO 4G’s full potential

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Cyanogen’s name carries weight in the Android ROM community, and for good reason. Thanks to the help of his clever band of hackers nicknamed “Team Douche,” their custom versions of Androi…

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Google and Cyanogen comments imply task killer/manager apps are pointless

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Google and Cyanogen comments imply task killer/manager apps are pointless

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There’s a great deal of confusion about the way Android handles multitasking, says Android Software Engineer Dianne Hackborn. In a recent blog post, Hackborn clarifies that Android doesn’t re…

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CyanogenMod brings Android 2.1 to G1/Magic owners (root only)

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CyanogenMod brings Android 2.1 to G1/Magic owners (root only)

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CyanogenMod has been the go-to ROM for Android users brave enough to root their phone, especially among novice users who rooted once the process became much easier last year. Cyanogen is once again turning hea…

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The 10 Most Important Names in Android (Part 1)

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The 10 Most Important Names in Android (Part 1)

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This article is the first in a series of two parts. Be sure to read the second half of the list to see the 10 Most Important Names in Android. It was much easier to explain who the major players in Android were in 2008;…

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Get Google Maps Navigator on a G1 (rooted phones only)

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Get Google Maps Navigator on a G1 (rooted phones only)

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Want to get Google Maps Navigator on a G1 instead of a Droid? Of course you Android addicts do, and you’re in luck because the always-working folks over at the XDA dev forum have figured out a way to do it on ro…

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Et tu, Google? The CyanogenMod issue gets a resolution [commentary]

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Et tu, Google? The CyanogenMod issue gets a resolution [commentary]

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In Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, Caesar had a tragic realization in his waning moments. As he lay covered in blood and struggling for air, Caesar looked up and saw his friend Brutus among his attackers. &…

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How to update your rooted Android phone with CM Updater

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How to update your rooted Android phone with CM Updater

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The one-click root method encouraged plenty of novice Android users to embrace the more advanced features of Android. Thankfully, updating the CyanogenMod is just as easy. If you used the one-click root meth…

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