Tag Archives: Mod

Developer Hexxeh Ports Chrome OS To Nexus 7

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=ucnR1sYLY1I Hexxeh has been managing Chrome OS builds for a while, but we’ve never seen anything like this. This great man has ported Chrome OS to the Nexus 7. Now this has been easier since Chromebooks with ARM hardware have been released, but this is really cool and impressive nonetheless. This… Read more

Xbox 360 Controller Can Now Be Used With The Nexus 7

Console controllers are not foreign to Android compatibility, but Microsoft’s Xbox 360 controller has yet to be added to the list. That changes now, as a user over at XDA has figured out a way to get the Xbox 360 wireless controller working with the Nexus 7. There are a few requirements, mainly being the need for root. Thankfully, the Nexus 7 is one of… Read more

[Dangerous] Would You Like Better Battery Life On The Atrix HD? Stick a RAZR MAXX Battery In It

This is an interesting mod, and it’s unfortunate that we don’t have all that much documentation on it. The person who performed the mod did not take photos of the procedure, but only described it afterwards. But in the end, he got a 3,300 mAh battery into a Motorola Atrix HD body, without any extensions or custom battery covers. This nearly doubled the… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note II All-In-One Toolkit Released

The Samsung Galaxy Note II was recently released in parts of Europe, and development is growing fast. We now have a toolkit created specifically for the international Note II. The feature list is insane, here it goes: Install drivers automatically Backup/Restore a single package or all apps, user data and Internal Storage Backup your /data/media… 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