Several Android custom ROM makers including AOKP, CyanogenMod, OmniROM and Paranoid Android have announced more Android 4.4 KitKat update details.
Work on CyanogenMod 11 (Android 4.4 KitKat) has already started, but there’s no official release date in sight for the new custom ROM version.
While select Nexus devices already have access to Google’s latest sweet treat, now Android 4.4 KitKat is making its way to a few more devices via unofficial ROMs.
Google may no longer be supporting the Samsung Galaxy Nexus with new OS updates, but where there is a will, there’s a way. Early alpha ROMs have now arrived for both the GSM and Verizon versions of the Galaxy Nexus!
Following the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the Galaxy Note 2, Android 4.3 firmware for the Samsung Galaxy S3 has also made its way online and is available for download, unofficially of course, courtesy of a SamMobile source. Read on to find out more!
Android 4.4 KitKat AOSP ROMs are already available for download for the Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2012 and 2013 Wi-Fi models), but these are unofficial downloads that require custom installation.
Most of you are probably familiar with the concept of rooting, the process of allowing Android smartphone and tablet owners to attain privileged control over the operating system. If not, you should definitely check out our beginners guide to rooting for some background information and tips of getting started with rooting. But even if you’re in the knowledge, the reasons to root may seem few and far between at first, and the tradeoff with voiding your warranty is a legitimate concern. Nevertheless, here are my top reasons to root your device, all of which can drastically improve your Android experience….
A new Screen Recording feature is coming to CyanogenMod, as Koush demos it on video. Check it out!
Cyanogen has announced that CyanogenMod will be available in two versions including a Community Edition and a Pro Edition. Read on for more details!
The Paranoid Android team has now officially announced its new 0-Day GAPPS package, which aims to provide always up-to-date, unmodified Google apps for the use in any custom ROM.