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Baidu Releases Custom ROM For The Nexus S, Scares Me

Looks like Google isn’t the only search giant with its own Android ROM. Granted, Google created Android, but Chinese search giant Baidu has created an entire Nexus S ROM. Much like Google, Baidu does it all. It has similar services to Google Drive, Picasa, Maps, Calendar, and more. So making a ROM with all those services integrated seems like a… Read more

[ROM] Team Kang’s AOKP ROM Video Review; Milestone 5

  Team Kang’s AOKP, an acronym of Android Open Kang Project, has made a huge splash in the Android world since it’s debut late last year.  But it wasn’t till the head team members got a hold of the GSM Google Galaxy Nexus that the team and their ROM really gained a lot of popularity, and quite frankly maybe even a cult following much like the CyanogenMod… Read more

HTC HD2 Gets Sense 4.0 ROM, We Gawk And Slow Clap

If the HTC HD2 isn’t one of the most important phones of the decade, well you can just take my journalism badge. It was released in 2009 with the first ever 4.3″ display and a beastly (at the time) 1 GHz Snapdragon CPU. It was a massive monster people couldn’t fathom back then, let alone hold. 4.3″ was just too big! Or so we said 3 years ago, with a… Read more

AOKP (Android Open Kang Project) Milestone 5 Released

The angry pink unicorn gods have once again parted the clouds and shined their majestic rainbow upon us. Milestone 5 of the popular AOKP ROM has been released for all supported devices! With it comes a plethora of fixes and improvements. AOKP is a stock based Ice Cream Sandwich ROM with an incredible amount of customizable options and themes. If you’d… Read more

MIUI ROM by Xiaomi going open source

There are plenty of customizable, user-created ROMs out there. A lot of them. But there are only a few which manage to garner the attention of mainstream developers within the Android modding community, and manage to stick around over the years. Xiaomi, the company behind the ROM itself, has decided to go the open source route, providing the details of the… Read more

Motorola DROID RAZR gets a taste of Ice Cream Sandwich

While the DROID Bionic receiving a major software update is good news for owners out there, many of you probably moved onto bigger and thinner things, like the DROID RAZR. And while we know that Motorola is planning on officially bringing Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to the thin 4G LTE phone sometime next year, waiting is a hard thing to do. While the ROM… Read more