Cyanogen is getting closer to a stable release of their CyanogenMod 12 OS, today they added a new boot animation to the CM12 nightlies stream, and it is very bright.
Cyanogen CEO Kirt McMaster explains his vision for a Cyanogen that would be free of any Google dependency. The company plans to open its own app store within 18 months.
CyanogenMod support has now rolled out to the Nexus 6, all Android One devices as well as the international LG G3. This is following CyanogenMod’s big announcement yesterday, adding Lollipop nightlies for over 30 different devices.
CyanogenMod has made true on their promise of something big in the new year, CM12 Nightlies will begin rolling out today to select devices. CM12 M is about 85% complete.
CyanogenMod 12 has merged Superuser control into their Privacy Guard settings, users will soon not need to install apps like SuperSU to take control of their device.
Despite the age of the device, Samsung Galaxy S2 users can install an unofficial build of Android 5.0 Lollipop-based CyanogenMod 12 on their phone, provided they are willing to root it.
OnePlus has announced a partnership with digital-audio developer Waves to bring the MaxxAudio suite to its One smartphone in a January update.
Cyanogen has announced a deal to bring its customized Android OS to a new Micromax smartphone, a substantial player in the Indian handset market.
The OnePlus team has released a guide to help previous IOS owners make the transition to Android and the OnePlus One.
Work on the next instalment of CyanogenMod, CM12, has begun. Nightly builds for some devices could arrive as early as the end of the month.