Hulu is a great way to watch your favorite TV shows but it is, unfortunately, not available to Android phones and tablets. I guess Hulu would rather have you pay for Hulu Plus but anyway thanks to shep211 @ XDA it is now possible to enjoy Hulu videos on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 using your Internet browser.
Hulu Working on Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 – How To
Root Acer Iconia Tab A500 with Honeycomb 3.1 – How To
We covered recently how to root your Acer Iconia Tab A500 with Honeycomb 3.0 installed on it, now that Acer released their Honeycomb 3.1 update for the Acer Iconia Tab A500 a new method to root it has been released. It is actually even easier than the original one and will allow you to run all the custom ROMs that are being released for that tablet. Let’s find out how after the break.
W.O.D.A – Watch Out Danger Ahead for iOS
The folks @ Pop Bottom Games have just released a new game for iOS called W.O.D.A (Watch Out Danger Ahead). W.O.D.A is the first game developed by Pop Bottom Games and is a platform style game available now for the iPhone and iPod Touch. More after the break.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Overclock – How To
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is one of the nicest Android Honeycomb tablet out there and Samsung was kind enough to ship some of the Galaxy Tab 10.1 with unlocked bootloaders which extend this device capabilities. For example it is now possible to install a custom kernel which will overclock the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 CPU to 1.4 GHz. The Galaxy Tab 10.1 is already fast out of the box and it just got way faster.
Honeycomb Custom ROMs for Samsung Galaxy Tab
The Samsung Galaxy Tab was the first Android tablet to come to the market with a version of Android not designed for tablets: Froyo (aka Android 2.2). We can be sure that Samsung will never release Honeycomb for the original Galaxy Tab as the new Galaxy Tab version has now been released. But thanks to the folks @ XDA you can install a custom ROM and get the benefits of Honeycomb today on your original Samsung Galaxy Tab.
Root Your Sony Xperia Arc & Neo – How To
The Sony Xperia Arc and Neo smartphones are both Android devices running Gingerbread, the Arc has a bigger 4.2 inches screen while the Neo has a 3.7 inches screen. They share some good hardware specs both having a 1 GHz Qualcomm CPU and an 8 MP camera. They first came out with a locked bootloader like the Sony Xperia Play but can be unlocked and rooted easily. Let’s find out how to root the Sony Xperia Arc and Neo.
First Custom ROMs for Acer Iconia Tab A500
The Acer Iconia Tab A500 is a great Honeycomb tablet and it just got better with a ClockworkMod recovery port and its first custom ROMs. The Acer Iconia Tab A500 had been rooted for quite a while but this ClockworkMod port is the best thing that happened to it, now allowing developers to cook some custom ROMs and allowing us the end users to update our tablet whenever we feel like it. More details after the break.
Install HTC Sense 3.0 Panorama Camera App
HTC Sense 3.0 comes with a lot of improvements and one that we are especially interested in is the new camera app which lets you take panoramic pictures. It also allows you to record 1080p videos if your smartphone is capable of doing it. This new version of HTC Sense is only coming with the newest HTC devices but thanks to francois.d.dillinger @ XDA it is now possible to install this camera app on any device running HTC Sense like the HTC EVO.
Windows Phone 7 Backup Tool
hx4700 Killer @ XDA released recently a backup tool for smartphones running Windows Phone 7. This utility is called Windows Phone 7 Backup and it does allow you to backup your Windows Phone 7 device using the Zune Updater tool. It does perform a complete backup of your phone so you can do a full restore when needed, quite useful given that no official tools offer this capability for Windows Phone 7 devices.
Run Honeycomb on Toshiba Folio 100 – How To
The Toshiba Folio 100 is a multimedia tablet which is not sold officially in the US but available in many other countries. The initial reviews were not very good and one of the main drawback of this tablet is that it doesn’t support the Android Market out of the box. Thanks to the community most of the issues are solved and the Toshiba Folio 100 can now run Android Honeycomb. Let’s find out how.
VegaComb – Run Honeycomb on the Advent Vega Tablet
About a month ago we were telling you about a new Honeycomb port for the Advent Vega, the custom ROM with Android Honeycomb for the Advent Vega is called VegaComb and version 1.5.2 was recently released. This Honeycomb port becomes more and more usable with every new release and while there are still items like Wi-Fi which are a bit unstable, it’s only a matter of time before everything works fine.
Motorola Xoom One Click Root
The Motorola Xoom has been rooted from day one and jbrew78 @ XDA made it even easier by releasing a new application for Windows. This app will not only unlock and root your Motorola Xoom in one single click it can also unroot and relock it if needed. Let’s have a look.
Root Your LG Revolution in One Click – How To
The LG Revolution is one of the latest Android smartphone for Verizon 4G LTE network. The LG Revolution comes with a 4.3 inches screen, Android 2.2, 1 GHz CPU… basically everything you can expect from a new Android phone, nothing more nothing less. And as usual you can root it, until now it wasn’t that simple but it is now possible to root the LG Revolution in one single click. Let’s find out how.
Overclock Your LG Optimus 2X – How To
The LG Optimus 2X is a powerful Android device thanks to its 1 GHz dual-core NVidia Tegra CPU and thanks to faux123 @ XDA it can be overclocked to 1.5 GHz with a custom kernel. This is a 50% increase in the CPU speed, quite an achievement which will make your LG Optimus 2X blazingly fast if you dare installing a custom kernel on it!
Improve Google Maps on WebOS – How To
WebOS isn’t getting much love these days even with the newly released HP Veer, time will tell if WebOS can remain a viable player in the smartphone market. Luckily there are still many folks out there who care about WebOS and find workarounds which make devices like the Palm Pre 2 or HP Veer better. rmausser @ PreCentral found a way to get an improved version of Google Maps running on any WebOS device.
Overclock Your Stock Samsung Galaxy S 2 – How To
Most of the apps that overclock Android devices require a custom ROM like CyanogenMod 7 for example but not this one! Tegrak Overclock for Galaxy S 2 can overclock your smartphone whether it is using the stock ROM and kernel or custom ones. In addition to that it does support the Samsung Galaxy S and Galaxy S 2.
Root Your Asus Eee Pad Transformer (TF101) - Updated Method
The Asus Eee Pad is one of the most exciting Android Honeycomb tablets out there and it seems to be selling quite well thanks to its attractive price point: $399. This tablet has been rooted since its release and new instructions came out recently. Let’s have a look.