CyanogenMod

CyanogenMod installations top 10 million

We recently saw news of the OPPO N1 CyanogenMod edition. That bit came earlier in the week and included word of certification and a release date. Essentially, the handset has received the necessary approvals from Google and perhaps more important for those who were waiting -- it will be available for purchase beginning on December 24. In some other Cyanogen news, there is now word of them having reached an installation milestone.

OPPO N1 CyanogenMod edition gains Google certification

There had been talk of the OPPO N1 CyanogenMod edition shipping internationally from late-December. And well, it looks like a specific release date has been announced. Coming by way the official @OPPO Twitter account, we now know the handset will be available for purchase beginning on December 24th. Along with the release news, there was also a sneak peak given at the packaging and a bit about the Google certification.

OmniROM device roster grows by six

The Android world is definitely not lacking in custom ROMs but a few, like CyanogenMod, Paranoid Android, and AOKP, have risen to become the more popular ones. One new contender, OmniROM, is slowly but surely building up its army by adding six more smartphones to its list of supported devices.