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Being able to send and receive emails from Android devices allows savvy business persons a chance to carry their office with them anywhere they go, without needing to rely on a bulky laptop. Why wait until you get to the office to reply to emails? Unfortunately, smart phones and tablets aren’t quite on par with desktop computers yet. Attaching files to email on Android can be a little tedious, as most of the time you’re limited to attaching only photos and videos, especially when using the Gmail app for Android. Though you can attach several photos or videos in a…

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The Motorola Droid 2 is making some commotion these days, as more developers are showing signs of interest in crafting Ice Cream Sandwich ROMs for the device. You might already have heard of AOKP (Android Open Kang Project) ROMs. For those of you who haven’t heard of it yet, it is one of the famous custom ROMs gaining popularity these days, next to CyanogenMod ROMs. AOKP ROMs have been making their way to many devices, one of which is the Motorola Droid 2. What makes AOKP flexible is that it is officially opensource and developers can use it to make…

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A rooted phone can take you to many other possible worlds beyond what your phone’s manufacturer or carrier would allow you to. With root access, you can enjoy custom ROMs, remove pesky bloatware, improve the phone’s performance, and personalize your phone the way you want. For the price of voiding your warranty, these great possibilities can be enjoyed on your rooted Motorola Droid 2. The Motorola Droid 2 was first released with Android 2.2 Froyo, but Motorola has provided an upgrade for Android 2.3 Gingerbread. But, you really think you’d stop at Gingerbread, especially with creative and diligent independent developers? …

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Here’s some news that you don’t hear every day and is certainly an eye-opener. The Nokia N9 is getting Ice Cream Sandwich. A team of developers and modders are porting Google’s mobile OS to the Finnish manufacturer’s well-known phone. Known officially as Project Mayhem, this is the first attempt in bringing the Android OS to Nokia devices. If you have a Nokia N9 and you have been dying to get some Android goodness to your device, then this is great news for you. Developers have managed to port Ice Cream Sandwich to the Nokia N9 by crafting a dual-boot kernel…

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CyanogenMod 9 arrived on the Galaxy S2 some time in December and has been frequently updated since. In fact, a new build is automatically created every night with the latest changes applied to the ROM. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the name, CyanogenMod 9 for the Galaxy S2 I9100 is a port of the Galaxy Nexus firmware, IM74K, and is based on Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. The CyanogenMod 9 ROM for the Galaxy S2 first started out as an experimental build, with a lot of issues and bugs.  But, thanks to the concerted efforts and contributions…

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Don’t let that perfect moment or that candid shot you’ll never get to sneak in again with pass you by. The best camera, after all, is the one you have with you. For shutterbugs who have shed their digital cameras for the compactness of their phone’s camera, being able to take the best possible pictures is a must. Too often, however, pictures taken by phones can be compressed and as a result, can look a little grainy and unsatisfactory. Thanks to NODO-GT, senior member of XDA Developers, it’s now possible to take beautifu,l uncompressed pictures with your HTC Sensation with…

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Google have released a fabulous video to get us pumped up and excited for Project Glass: Google’s augmented reality glasses. To be honest, it’s worked on me. I want a pair of these right now! Augmented reality is the concept of altering or overlaying what we see. If these glasses are one day released to the public, we could all be comfortably reading the news as we walk to work, or watching a video without having to tilt our heads down. It’s an amazing concept, and one that Google hope to formally demonstrate by the end of the year. As…

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If you’re a huge fan of MIUI ROMs, you’d know that MIUI’s biggest appeal is not just its eye candy but also its user-friendliness.  For users of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, there’s a new custom ROM based on MIUI 4, which in turn is based on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Intended to provide the “ultimate” experience, the UltimateMIUI custom ROM by XDA Developers member iceandfire includes numerous tweaks that claim to improve performance and lengthen battery life.  According to the developer, the ROM’s latest version includes the following features and highlights: Based on latest MIUI 2.3.16 Added Franco kernel…

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Do you notice that when charging your Galaxy Nexus using a USB charger, the charging is slower than through an AC connection? There is actually no problem with this if you have all the time to charge your phone, but if you want to make your phone charge faster when charging through a USB connection, there is a way around it. This can be done by applying a kernel patch developed by XDA Developers member chad0989. The patch forces the phone to charge as if it were on an AC connection, even if it is actually plugged into a USB…

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Almost everybody wants to be unique and different from the rest of the pack, and when it comes to personalization, smartphones like the HTC Evo 3D is one device perfect for a serious makeover. In terms of hardware specifications, the Evo 3D is already on top of its game in featuring a 1.2 GHz processor and 4.3-inch touchscreen capable of delivering 3D images onscreen. On top of that, it also has HTC’s Sense UI, considered by many as an epic skin for the Android OS.  But, don’t you know that you can still further customize the already popular Sense UI…