Tag Archives: custom ROM

AOKP Releases First Android 4.2 Builds – JB-MR1 Build 1

The developers of the highly popular custom ROM, AOKP, released the first Android 4.2 builds for four Nexus devices Wednesday night: Galaxy Nexus (maguro), Galaxy Nexus (toro), Nexus 7 (grouper), and the Nexus 4 (mako).  Since they had to start over moving onto 4.2, AOKP developer sethyx  stated that they mostly focused on features which is why… Read more

MIUI ROM On The Google Nexus 7, I Don’t Get It

My Google Nexus 7 is a toy.  I’m sure there are very productive things to do with it, but the most productive thing my Nexus 7 does for me is save battery life on my phone because I’m using it a lot less.  That being said, I like to play with my toys, and a few days ago I decided to flash MIUI’s custom Jelly Bean ROM on my Nexus 7.  Only few weeks… Read more

How-To: Install CM10 Preview on Nexus 7 [Video]

CyanogenMod posted a CM10 preview for the Google Nexus 7 their Google+ last Tuesday night.  I thought I’d install on my personal Nexus 7 it to give it a little look see and bring you along with me.  A post talking about some of the new features you should see added to Jelly Bean with CM10 can be found here.  I obviously forgot to mention some of the… Read more

Evidence Of Rampant CM10 Development

It has only been 11 days since CyanogenMod announced that devices with CM9 support are likely to be supported with CM10.  From CyanogenMod’s Google+, “Our goal is to release a stable CM 9.0.0 (and any needed .1’s). After that, we will work on CM7 and CM10 only. As stated above, CM9 devices are highly likely to get CM10, so maintaining a separate class of… Read more

First Custom Roms for the Google Nexus 7

The Nexus 7 isn’t even available to the masses yet and it’s first custom roms are already appearing.  So far, the custom roms we’re seeing are just tweaked stock roms.  On the surface it will still be the new Jelly Bean just being awesome.  However, there will be a few tweaks underneath the hood that you may be interested in.  Below I have the new… Read more

Superuser Gets Updated with New Features

The popular app for rooted Android users has recently received an update adding some interesting new features.  If you’re not familiar with Superuser, it’s an app that allows you grant and manage Superuser rights for your phone.  What that means is that when you are rooted, apps that require root need access to root files or features.  When these… Read more

First Custom Rom and Mods for HTC EVO 4G LTE

XDA Recognized Developer -viperboy- has been hard at work bringing some customized goodness to the HTC EVO 4G LTE community.  There are two items I want to bring to your attention that have been posted on the XDA forums over the last few days. viperROM eLiTE v1.2 This is the first custom rom available for the EVO LTE.  -viperboy- states that “you can… Read more