open source

  • Samsung Galaxy S II source code released: Hacks ahoy!

    Samsung has released the source code for the Galaxy S II, opening the door for developers to craft more complex apps and modify Samsung’s customized Android 2.3.3 build. The GT-I9100 open-source repo will allow for ROMs

    May 12, 2011 • Views: 489

  • Asus Transformer Source code released already, shows HTC how it’s done

    Whoa, what do we have here. It looks like Asus has already released the source code for the yet-to-be released Asus Transformer Tablet/Laptop. Check out the fancy Transformer in our very own Hands-On. Asus recently released a

    April 7, 2011 • Views: 751

  • Advent Vega source code v1.08 released

    Advent has released the source code for the Advent Vega tablet, as promised late last year. The code is for the latest official firmware release, v1.08, which was distributed for the tablet earlier this week. While of little use

    January 28, 2011 • Views: 349

  • Froyo Source for Samsung Fascinate 3G+ on Telus Released

    Hooray for Froyo, Froyo for everyone! You can now have yourself a bit of the ol’ frozen yogurt on your Samsung Fascinate 3G+, courtesy of Samsung’s Open Source Release Center. You know what this means? Froyo ROMs for

    January 13, 2011 • Views: 528

  • Google: Requiring Stock Android would violate the “Principle of Open Source”

    A lot of the popularity of Google’s Android OS comes from the fact that it is open source, developers, manufactures can do what they want with it. This leads many of them to customize it to their own liking for any specific

    September 24, 2010 • Views: 418

  • Motorola Droid Will Be Updated To Android 2.2

    Our friends over at SlashGear have recently received confirmation from Motorola that the Droid will be receiving the update to Android 2.2. Although, their reply doesn’t lead us to believe that it will hit the device anytime

    May 22, 2010 • Views: 220

  • Official Twitter Client for Android

    Not too long ago Twitter announced that they were working on an official app for Android. At that time no one knew when it was expected to hit the market. Well, today is the day, we didn’t have to wait long for this app to hit

    April 30, 2010 • Views: 375

  • Motorola Will Turn To Skyhook In Favor of Google Location Services

    Motorola has just made the decision to use Skyhook instead of Google’s Location services. This news is relatively new and out of nowhere so there aren’t many details on how this will work just yet. Does Motorola have a

    April 26, 2010 • Views: 284

  • Replica Island

    Do you love classic gaming? Well Replica Island may be the game for you. This game is a traditional 2D side-scroller that features game play similar to that found on the NES and other early gaming systems.

    March 21, 2010 • Views: 413

  • AT&T Has Removed Google Search In Favor Of Yahoo

    Things like this can be viewed as the bad side of having an open source platform. We all know Google’s main source of income and the reason they make any product is focused on their ad revenues. Google Search is their main

    March 2, 2010 • Views: 417