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The popular TWRP (TeamWin Recovery Project) for HTC First has been released, TWRP Recovery offers a decent bunch of features that you can’t find for other custom recoveries such as a built-in file manager app, theme engine, onscreen keyboard to name and rename backups, lockscreen and more, you can easily flash zip files containing custom ROMs, MODs, tweaks, etc as well as ability to perform backups and wipe, thanks to XDA developer Flyhalf205.
The latest HTC First socialite is very good assistant for elite Facebook’s users as it connects you with world through Facebook Home, when it comes to operating system, the phone shines with Jelly Bean and HTC Sense 4.1 user interface. Everything we’re talking about is great but if you’re still not satisfied, you can improve phone usability by installing custom ROMs, tweaks and MODs that is possible via custom recovery, even it can be used to perform backups and wipe, and well-known ClockworkMod recovery for HTC First is now available, thanks to recognized XDA developerFlyhalf205.
The HTC First is a mid-range smartphone but enjoys very good quality specifications, the cute 4.3-inch HTC first drives Android Jelly Bean with Facebook Home that is a simple and clean platform to showcase your contents of Facebook. I can remember a lot of rumors for Facebook phone, the HTC first is still not manufactured by Facebook but it seems a real Facebook smartphone.
When this new socialite piece comes to modification though custom ROMs, tweaks and other hacks, as always, it requires an unlocked bootloader that is possible via HTC Developer Center, it will remove limitations of HTC on your phone to give you full control over your phone but here the very important point to be noted is that unlocking bootloader will void the warranty of your HTC first permanently that force you think and of course it should, if you’re careful about that, however if you can afford this loss, here’s HTC First Bootloader Unlock guide.
The Sony Xperia Z has become one of well-liked smartphone of this year because of water resistant but now Samsung is trying to gain same attention too as they’re also making way to water resistant feature for their latest flagship smartphone – Samsung Galaxy S4.
TechView has reported that during the QnA session, Young Soo Kim (President Samsung Gulf) confirmed that they will launch a ruggedized Samsung Galaxy S4 that is waterproof and dustproof, the story is not limited to just original Galaxy S4 variant, the Galaxy S4 mini will offer the same that is expected to be launched in June or July, however Samsung said that they’ll let the cat out of bag soon in just coming weeks.
The HTC One impress you with an UltraPixel camera that lets you to capture photos of 2688 x 1520 pixels, it includes 1/3 sensor size and can be used for HD video and image recording but it takes just 4MP shots even users are facing insufficient color diffusion. It seems that HTC is very careful about your new HTC One as HTC is now telling that they’re rolling out an update for HTC One that fixes camera bugs.
This new update improves Zoe by allowing you to capture best sound, it decrease noise in slow motion recording, this update also fix display correct ISO in EXIF information when ISO settings are manually changed by the user. Overall this HTC One OTA update improves system performance.
The flagship HTC One smartphone packs very decent specs but sadly it lack SD card support, however if you live in China, you’re lucky, HTC has announced the HTC One for China and it will arrive with SD card support even it support dual-SIM functionality for China, the smartphone is making way to many major carriers of country such as China Unicom, China Telecom and China Mobile, it will hit retailers on April 26, however we don’t have pricing at this time.
The HTC One shines with a beautiful metal body and powerful specs while it comes with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and Sense 5.0 UI, development for HTC One is now speeding up with custom ROMs and TrickDroid is a best custom ROM to get started, thanks to senior XDA developer torxx.
TrickDroid is based on latest 1.29.401.12 RUU with less bloatware, it’s rooted and Deodexed with SuperUser and BusyBox, yes it’s Zipaligned with latest SDK too, developer has removed all debug codes from /app and /framework, however it included a lot of handy tweaks to improve your phone usability, TrickDroid for HTC One is multilanguage support, the developer has fixed various original HTC Bugs too.
There’s TrickDroid tweak package option to customize your experience, it offers an advanced power menu, CyanogenMod Brightness Mod, menu tweak under settings and menu on homescreen. Camera is improved with more tweaks, the main thing about ROM is excellent battery life. HTC One TrickDroid ROM includes a lot of other tweaks to make you happy. This guide shows you how to install TrickDroid ROM for HTC One.
Looking for root access on your Sprint HTC One? Well! You’ve landed on very good platform to get what you want, thanks to recognized XDA developer -viperboy-. Rooting enables you to get your super user rights right on your Android smartphone by voiding up manufacturer limitations, the HTC One shines with very good specs and features such as high-quality UltraPixel camera, faster performance and more, it enjoys Jelly Bean OS and rooting will allow you to modify that.
The HTC One seems a powerful weapon for HTC that they can use to go head to head with other Android smartphones because it doesn’t only beautiful from body but also from hardware, the One is a smartphone that can take HTC back on top in Android’s wild, HTC’s effort is great because the HTC One deals very good in various features like stunning metal body, UltraPixel camera, BoomSound, speedy performance and more.
The HTC One lands with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS and HTC Sense 5.0 interface out of box, developers are expected to pay special attention on phone by releasing custom ROMs, MODs, tweaks and kernels for smartphone but here a better custom recovery needs to be installed on your phone like TWRP (TeamWin Recovery Project).
TWRP is one of best popular custom recovery so for as it packs many handy features that are not available for other recoveries such as on-screen keyboard to name and rename backups, in-built theme manager, in-built file manager, and more, you can install custom ROMs & MODs easily as well as you can you perform backups and wipe.
The HTC One can be proved a biggest challenge that HTC can come up with this year, of course there are so many other Android smartphones looming that can known the current champ off its pedestal but I’m noticing that HTC One don’t care about them as it shines with impressive stuff, the design, performance, UltraPixel camer and battery, they’re great things that HTC One can use to beat the market. When One comes to feature list, it’s impressive here again with Android 4.1.2 and Sense 5.0.
The Android development community is expected to release a lot of modification tweaks for the phone through custom ROMs, custom MODs and kernels, but here you need a custom recovery first and the popular ClockworkMod recovery is suitable for the smartphone.
A recognized XDA developer member Flyhalf205 has released official ClockworkMod recovery 6.0 for Sprint HTC One, if you’re rooted user, don’t care about the lengthy guide, simply use the ROM Manager app to install ClockworkMod recovery right on your HTC One but if not, here’s step by step guide to learn how to install ClockworkMod recovery for Sprint HTC One.
The HTC One is dame best smartphone of this year, HTC offers a decent stuff in various feature lines that are better than other smartphones you can find on market such as an UltraPixel camera for great photography experience, beautiful metal body, BoomSound speaker, great battery life and more, everything we’re talking about suggest us that if we deals in modification of HTC One with custom ROMs, custom tweaks, custom MODs, custom kernels and more, the Android development community will pay a special attention to HTC One to generate a great quality stuff for a great smartphone.
However this modification requires unlocked bootloader, HTC One offers HTC developer center to unlock the bootloader of your HTC smartphone, here we will check out one of major carrier for HTC One named Sprint. It’s really important to note that unlocking a bootloader voids warranty permanently, you will not be able to visit HTC’s retailer shop for any warranty claim, so think about everything carefully.
When the HTC One was landed in world, it was a very good moment for Android world, the cute HTC One commands respect because of powerful specs and remarkable features while Android and new Sense UI gives you great experience, this is the phone that can take HTC back to top position. When you talk.
The HTC One is very gorgeous smartphone, it enjoys top of the range build quality, HTC used metal material for smartphone, the design is not enough to come up in market, so HTC has packed the phone with high-end specifications and features as it gives you an UltraPixel camera, BoomSound, BlinkFeed and more.
So the HTC One is well-liked smartphone around the world, Android development community will surely bump up a lot of custom ROMs for smartphone but when you talk about any custom ROM, you need to get a custom recovery first and the ClockworkMod recovery has always been popular until now.
The official ClockworkMod recovery 6.0 has been landed to AT&T HTC One, thanks to recognized XDA developer Flyhalf205. If we take a bird’s eye view of CWM recovery briefly, it can be used to install zip files containing custom ROMs, custom MODs, custom tweaks and more, you can perform nandroid backups and wipe easily.
The HTC One is new flagship smartphone from HTC, it’s really important for company because they can expect their top position back with this new handy tool, if I take notice of phone reviews, HTC seems successful in this effort because the phone rocks with impressive stuff such as a beautiful metal body, UltraPixel camera, fast performance, improved battery life, and more. The new shiny HTC One loves Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and Sense 5.0 to make your life easy.
When HTC One comes to modification, it’ll hopefully have not blunder, the Android development community will improve usability of phone with custom ROMs, custom kernels, custom MODs, custom tweaks, etc. But here a custom recovery must be installed on your phone and popular TWRP recovery has been landed on AT&T variant of phone, thanks to recognized XDA developer member Flyhalf205.
TWRP (TeamWin Recovery Project) is one of best custom recovery around the world because of various unique features such as theme engine, time zone, file manager, keyboard and more, you can easily install custom ROMs and perform nandroid backups and wipe.
HTC did a great job with HTC One as the smartphones rocks with impressive specs and features, the most attention-getting point for me is beautiful metal design. It seems that HTC focused all of efforts on HTC One and of course they have got successes in various lines such as Sense 5.0, great photography features, BoomSound and more.
So we can expect heavy modification for smartphone through custom ROMs, kernels, MODs, and tweaks but before you touch anything, bootloader of your phone needs to be unlocked that is possible via HTC developer center. However the point here to be noted is that unlocking the bootloader voids the warranty of your phone, which means you should think twice first. Of course you’ll receive official updates but after unlocking bootloader stay away from them because it may cause issues.
Samsung has just adopted a face-tracking technology from DigitalOptics that is based out of California, Galaxy S4’s face-detection was reportedly found on onboard, Samsung is calling it “FaceTools”. They said that SGS4 FaceTool is suitable for even end users as Samsung said that they could use Facetools to automatically identify various objects individually and it doesn’t make any matter that whether your object is moving or not. Facetools also improves user interface through tracking of pupils, you can capture flawless photos even under sub-optimum light or colors balance.
Recently Verizon Galaxy S4 was came up for preorders officially and Best Buy have joined the same network, Best Buy is now taking pre-orders of Verizon Wireless Galaxy S4, however you need to visit the retailer’s location before you order this piece of bird of Galaxy S series. Of course it’s a bad point that you can preorder the Verizon SGS4 but in store only.
When Verizon Galaxy S4 will arrive to your home? We still don’t have official words about that, however recently Verizon confirmed that the smartphone will land in May, you’re likely to get the phone sometime in May but exact date is still not available.
Android has become a very popular mobile operating system around the world due to open source ability even it does come with a lot of default features like last year Google released Android 4.1 Jelly Bean that bumped a nice list of useful features including a beautiful lockscreen (check the above image), it’s impressive improvement on previous Android versions. However it doesn’t really mean that Android functions are not available over other operating systems, development community have ported numerous of them for their non-Android devices like here we’re sharing Jelly Bean lockscreen for iPhone users.
If you’re the man that like beautiful Jelly Bean Screen but own iPhon, you should try JellyLock tweak of Cydia, the Jellylock app is packed with highly customization. It will give a full Android Jelly Bean look and feel to your iOS device, in other words you can say that it will bring Jelly Bean interface to your iPhone. Of course JellyLock is not unprecedented in its idea because it offer customization but not everything that we can use to make fun on an Android smartphone.
The new guy in Galaxy series, Samsung Galaxy S 4, is gaining impressive attention and we can expect huge demand for the phone. Recently we posted that Samsung has confirmed the Galaxy S4 for seven major carriers of USA (United State of America) that are AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, U.S. Cellular, Cricket and C Spire. Many of them already have provided release date and now Verizon is making their way to phone too.
The Facebook Home for Android is a minimal home launcher app, it’s a simple Android love for lovers of simplicity, Facebook Home is something more than a simple launcher as it also features such as a beautiful app drawer, part home feed, and part messaging service. However if you’re still unsatisfied with this simple home launcher, how to get rid of it?
The procedure is straightforward, you have option to uninstall Facebook Home from Android device easily without losing anything, it’ll revert you to back your home. Simply go to Setting, there go to Facebook Home setting, then tap “Turn off Facebook Home”, there you’ll prompt with confirmation, so confirm your action. However when you’ll press the home button, your device may ask for “Complete action using …” there select “Always,” and you’re done.