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by Jimmy Westenberg 11 hours ago100 comments

Nostalgia trip: 5 iconic Nokia phones HMD could bring back

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The complete list of services with Google Home support

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That crazy $50 Amazon phone has just been rooted, de-bloated and TWRPed

The BLU R1 HD - the $50 Amazon phone - just got even better. Now you can root it, unlock the bootloader, flash TWRP, de-bloat it and install Xposed.
by Kris CarlonJuly 27, 201624

Chainfire cooks up “systemless” Marshmallow root

Rooting legend Chainfire has released an Android 6.0 root method that doesn’t modify the /system partition.
by John DyeOctober 31, 201514

Root now available for LG G4 carrier models

Do you have a carrier branded LG G4 that you want to unlock the bootloader of and root? The wait is over as low effort root is now available for LG G4!
by Nirave GondhiaJuly 26, 2015

Root achieved for Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact with locked bootloader

A clever user over at the XDA forums has found way to root the Sony Xperia Z3 and the Xperia Z3 Compact with locked bootloader.
by Jonathan FeistJanuary 25, 201511
 
 

Android 5.0 Lollipop gets ported to the HTC HD2

HTC's 2009 Windows Phone 6.5 device, the HTC HD2, has received an Android 5.0 port. And why not? It seems to run everything from Firefox OS to Windows RT.
by Gary SimsJanuary 6, 201525

How to install Lollipop-based CyanogenMod 12 on the Galaxy S2 (I9100)

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.
by Eric McBrideJanuary 2, 201547

Want LTE back on your Nexus 4 after the Lollipop update? Here’s how

XDA Senior member beerbaronstatic has came up with a method to restore LTE functionality on the Nexus 4 after receiving the Android Lollipop update.
by Eric McBrideNovember 21, 20148

CASUALWear Watchface app template helps make custom Android Wear watchface apps easy

Android Wear is gaining momentum. For developers looking to build their own watch faces for Android Wear, there is now a template and guide on how to do it.
by Joe HindyNovember 19, 20141

Lollipop-based ROM for HTC One (M8) GPe available on XDA

The HTC One M8 just got a whole lot sweeter as a GPe ROM of Android 5.0 Lollipop is now available for your flashing fun.
by Matthew BensonNovember 14, 201414

CyanogenMod 11 arrives for Android One smartphones

The recently released entry-level Android One smartphones have received their first custom ROM, CyanogenMod 11, courtesy of XDA forum member varun.chitre15.
by Robert TriggsOctober 7, 201417
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