Category Archives: How-To

List of Android 4.2 Jelly Bean ROMs for your Flashing Convenience

jelly bean cover 640x360 List of Android 4.2 Jelly Bean ROMs for your Flashing Convenience

When you’re tired of your stock Android setup, we can thank the developer community to offer a zillion ROMs to flash. Today I came across a great list of Android 4.2 ROMs which are currently available, divided up by various manufacturers. Aside from a few being hosted at Dropbox, the following are primarily hosted on XDA and RootzWiki. Enjoy, and …

Ubuntu Team Releases Ubuntu For Nexus 7

ubuntu on nexus 7 Ubuntu Team Releases Ubuntu For Nexus 7

 

Yea, we’ve seen Ubuntu run on Android phones in the past, but this time around it’s been released for the Nexus 7. Pure native Ubuntu with no emulation or virtual machine – just swapping out Android completely with Ubuntu.

The process looks fairly easy, and will require running Ubuntu from your computer. After finding the installer and unlocking your Nexus …

How to install Google Play Store on the Kindle Fire HD7

google play How to install Google Play Store on the Kindle Fire HD7

 

For Kindle Fire HD 7″ owners it can be frustrating not having the option to use the Google Play store. If you own one of these tablets, we’d like to share with you how to iinstall the Google Play Store to your tablet. We can thanks XDA Forum member stopxwatch as he has recently gave us a hack to …

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean port for Verizon Galaxy S3 with ToUcHmYbEaNs ROM

Samsung Galaxy S3 Android Jelly Bean with ToUcHmYbEaNs ROM Android 4.1 Jelly Bean port for Verizon Galaxy S3 with ToUcHmYbEaNs ROM

 

We have already reported the Jelly Bean ROM for T-Mobile’s SGS3, and now Verizon customers can get their hands on Jelly Bean for their Galaxy S3. We have no idea when the official Android 4.1 update is expected to roll out, but in the meantime we’d like to bring your attention to ToUcHmYbEaNs ROM.

At this time the …

Cyanogenmod M-Series monthly builds announced today for CM10

cyanogenmod 620x413 Cyanogenmod M Series monthly builds announced today for CM10

 

If you’re going to flash CyanogenMod 10 to your Android device, be sure not to miss the M1 build that was announced today. CM10 M1 build  is currently available for a slew of devices. The ROM will still have nightly builds, while the CyanogenMod team will be doing a soft freeze on the codebase at the beginning of each …

[How to] Download Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OTA Update for T-Mobile Galaxy S3

T Mobile Galaxy S III 600x402 [How to] Download Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OTA Update for T Mobile Galaxy S3

 

With the Jelly Bean 4.1 firmware leaked for the international Galaxy S3, all signs are pointing towards the official release of Android 4.1 coming very soon. If you just can’t wait to get the slick new update on your beastly T-Mobile Galaxy S3, we have some good news for you as another OTA update firmware version UVDLI3 is now …

Boot between 5 ROMs quickly and easily with Boot Manager

Boot Manager Boot between 5 ROMs quickly and easily with Boot Manager

 

Flashing a custom ROM to your Android device can be a real chore, and can be especially scary when the first boot screen comes up and takes a little bit longer than expected to load. It can be frustrating sometimes, and take quite a bit of patience to get through the whole process of loading it onto the SD, …

Custom ROM: Check out Android Open Kang Project for the Galaxy Nexus

Screenshot 2012 01 27 08 40 18 650x385 Custom ROM: Check out Android Open Kang Project for the Galaxy Nexus

 

If you’re a lucky Galaxy Nexus user, and looking for a great new custom ROM, we have one for you to check out. It’s called the Android Open Kang Project (AOKP), and is based on Android 4.03. The new ROM has plenty of great features and includes switching up the colors on the nav bar, adding system toggles to …

[Download] Give Windows an Android 4.0 makeover, here’s how

icsdesktop [Download] Give Windows an Android 4.0 makeover, heres how

 

Ready to pimp out your Windows desktop with some 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich? The package comes fully packed with files and mods such as icon packs, wallpapers, skins, widgets, and everything you need to give your Windows machine the ultimate Android 4.0 look.

Looks nice. For downloads and complete instructions, head on over to Lifehacker. Grab it now …

Toolkit allows one click root and unroot(and Unlock and relock bootloader) for the Galaxy Nexus

Galaxy Nexus horizontal Toolkit allows one click root and unroot(and Unlock and relock bootloader) for the Galaxy Nexus

 

The Galaxy Nexus is probably the hottest phone out there right now, and the floodgates are open right now for all kinds of fun tools like the Clockworkmod Recovery. Recently developer WugFresh has released a RootToolkit for the Nexus, which will allow you to do a couple different things.

GnexRootToolkit Toolkit allows one click root and unroot(and Unlock and relock bootloader) for the Galaxy NexusKnown as the Galaxy Nexus Root Toolkit, this …