Tag Archives: Mods

Koush Shows Off Some New ClockworkMod v6 Features

If you’re not familiar with ClockworkMod, or CWM, it’s probably because you’re not rooting and modding your Android device.  That’s okay, I respect that.  But what it is, it’s basically the pseudo-default custom recovery for the Android world.  Through the custom recovery, you can perform several important functions such as backing up your device,… Read more

Samsung Galaxy S III Receives Official CyanogenMod Nightly Builds

There’s no doubt that the Samsung Galaxy S III will be one of the top selling Android devices of the year, but some users just can’t deal with the company’s intrusive TouchWiz UI. That’s where Cyanogenmod comes in. The aftermarket firmware distributor has announced that official nightly builds are ready for installation on Samsung’s flagship device. Keep… Read more

Get WiFi Calling Back on Your Non-Stock HTC Sensation 4G

When I was with T-Mobile, the WiFi Calling feature on their phones was a sweet deal and super handy.  It especially came in handy while working deep in the dungeons of buildings with a pregnant wife about ready to pop.  If you don’t know about T-Mobile’s Wifi Calling, if you have it and you’re in range of WiFi, you can make/receive calls and texts with… 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

CM7 Boots Up on the Amazon Kindle Fire

It’s a documented fact that Android tablets haven’t been doing too well in the tablet space. The Nook Color has been considered the most succesfull Android tablet just because it’s low price tag makes it a dream for the hacking community. The Kindle Fire brings an even lower price tag than the Nook Color (and Nook Tablet), plus some updated specs. This… Read more