Tag Archives: build

Galaxy S IV Won’t Be Made Of Exotic Material, Still Plastic

While Samsung phones are universally praised, we constantly see people calling them cheap. Well that simply isn’t true, but it doesn’t mean that they don’t feel cheap. They are made of thin plastic on the back, with a plastic bezel on the side. That’s not exactly “premium” construction, though it’s definitely not bad. They’re well built and very durable… Read more

Ubuntu Touch Spreading To More Android Devices

If you have been interested in trying out Ubuntu Touch, but lack a Nexus device it is compatible with, you might get your chance soon. Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, has announced a ton of new devices that are being added to the Ubuntu Touch roster. They are sorted by “Sort of working” and “Work in progress” but there are many new devices listed… Read more

Sony Releases Experimental Firefox OS Build For Xperia E

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=7x2bO769KDs#! Continuing its trend of being very developer friendly, Sony has made an interesting move and released an experimental ROM for its lower end Xperia E handset. But this is no Android ROM, it’s Firefox OS. Yes, Sony has released a whole different OS for its own device. Of course, the ROM… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note II Gets Android 4.1.2 Leak

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=FdQ7aCzG9zk After both the Galaxy S II and the Galaxy S III get leaked builds of Android 4.1.2, the Galaxy Note II joins in on the fun. The 4.1.2 leak is build N7100XXDLJ2 and contains a bunch of new features. The coolest feature is shown off in the video. Though it’s a bit useless, it looks… Read more

Jelly Bean Build Leaked For Verizon Galaxy S III

The Verizon Galaxy S III has gotten its first leak of Jelly Bean… a week after Sprint officially updated their S III’s to it. It’s better than nothing, but Verizon has to step up their game! The build is I535VRBLI5, and is already being made into custom ROMs for those of you with unlocked bootloaders. We just hope that Verizon will bring the official… Read more

AOKP Receives Massive Update, Including Many New Features

AOKP (Android Open Kang Project) is a popular custom ROM for many Android devices. Their first venture into Jelly Bean was great, but it was lacking some of the features the more developed Ice Cream Sandwich builds had. However, they released a huge update with a ton of new features and improvements. A few of the new features are the inclusion of a… Read more

Jelly Bean Ported To OG Moto DROID

The OG DROID is still a popular device, despite being ancient. And people are still developing for it. Here is proof: An almost fully working Jelly Bean build. Everything but the camera seems to be working, and the camera partially works. Otherwise, it seems fine. Of course, there could be other bugs, but they aren’t known yet. This is fantastic news… Read more