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Android Hacks

How to alphabetize apps in the Samsung Fascinate app drawer with a hack

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The Samsung Fascinate is mostly a great phone; of course, you should already know that if you read our Samsung Fascinate review. And you should also know that I’m not a fan of the launcher because it doesn&…

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Android Hacks

Leaked ROM from upcoming T-Mobile myTouch already ported to Nexus One

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A leaked ROM from the upcoming 3.8-inch T-Mobile myTouch, also known as the myTouch HD/4G, has already been ported to the Nexus One thanks to forum member eVIL D: at the xda-developers. The port is still in the ea…

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Android Hacks

Skype 3G calls now available through hacked Android app

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Regarding the Skype Android app that recently became available, the disappointment of many U.S. users can be expressed by a comment we received from Twitter user doyleJack @androinica Wifi only. What’…

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Android Hacks

HTC’s G2 gets rooted in record time

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This is just the obligatory post for any new Android device that gets its root on. It looks like our beloved XDA-Developers have gotten their hands on a G2 and already have rooted the little guy. The root as of now i…

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Android Hacks

New HTC Sense is already being ported to other HTC devices; UPDATE: ROM for Motorola Milestone now available

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Good news for all those who hoped for a quick port of the new HTC Sense interface to other HTC handsets: the ROM from the just-announced HTC Desire HD got dumped a few days ago courtesy of xda member dealer75, and th…

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Android Hacks

How to load ROM’s or themes on an HTC EVO (root only)

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Quite a few folks on our YouTube channel have noticed that the EVO I’ve shown in recent videos does not look like what you typically find. That’s because I purposely altered my phone to look differe…

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Carriers

Hackers unlock Samsung Galaxy S to work on multiple networks

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The Samsung Galaxy S is a great phone, but it’s got different incantations on each U.S. carrier that is locked to that provider. Officially locked, anyway. A group of modders at XDA have managed to discover unlo…

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Android Hacks

DROID X gets a custom recovery available for download now

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Well we have been through it all, haven’t we? From thinking that the DROID X was “impossible” to hack, to stories of “self-destruct sequences”, to it being rooted in less than…

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Android Hacks

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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ROMs

Sky Raider 2.2 (Vanilla) is a stable, “Senseless” ROM for HTC Incredible [ROM Reviews]

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So, you have a newly rooted DROID Incredible with the help of the new unrEVOked tool and you want to know what’s next? Over at the Incredible forums at xda-developers.com you can get your hands on some pret…

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Android News

Google removes EasyRoot app from the Android Market

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So much for downloading an application from the Android Market to easily root your Motorola Droid or Droid X. Last week, a new application entered the Android Market promising the ability to root the phone with…

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Reviews

PMF v2.1 is a “no-frills” Android 2.2 stock ROM for DROID Incredible [ROM Reviews]

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So, you have a newly rooted DROID Incredible with the help of the new unrEVOked tool and you want to know what’s next? Over at the Increidble forums at xda-developers.com you can get your hands on some pret…

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Android Hacks

Unrevoked3 makes a difficult root procedure for DROID Incredible a thing of the past

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Anyone who has been following the DROID Incredible rooting saga knows that it has been a long road (especially, yours truly) and today is the much anticipated end. Today, the unrevoked (or, unrEVOked) team rel…

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Motorola

Motorola says if you want to flash custom ROM’s, buy from another company

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So you’re in love with the Motorola Droid X and want to buy Moto’s next mammoth device. Great, just don’t plan on rooting it to flash custom ROM’s or you’ll be in for a rude awaken…

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Android

Hackers turn Pandigital Novel from not-so-great e-reader to cheap Android tablet

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The Pandigital Novel e-reader was released a little over a month ago and if you haven’t heard of it, it’s probably because it isn’t known as a very amazing device. Well when hackers get a hold…

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