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Will my phone get Ice Cream Sandwich through CM9? Here’s a chart to guess

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Since Android phone makers started confirming which phones will be updated to Android 4.0 – whether by directly naming them or through unwittingly confirming by saying nothing – people have tur…

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CyanogenMod 9 pre-alpha released for Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Wi-Fi version

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The leader and namesake of CyanogenMod has announced the availability of a pre-alpha version of CM9 for the Galaxy Tab 10.1 Wi-Fi only model. The software is meant only to be a preview of what’s to come; ho…

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Android Hacks

CyanogenMod has more than 1 million users

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In my best of 2011 round-up, I noted that more than 900,000 Android devices are currently running the custom software known as CyanogenMod. Don’t look now, but that number is actually more than 1 million…

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Motorola

Motorola unsure of its own bootloader policy

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Recently, in the YouTube comments on the awesome video for the upcoming Motorola Atrix, the subject was broached that a user was considering avoiding the superphone because Motorola phones have been known to…

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CyanogenMod 7 nightlies now available to download

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The CyanogenMod custom ROM has tens of thousands of people using it across several devices. Pretty soon, those tens of thousands of people will be running a ROM based on Gingerbread (Android 2.3). Cyanogen ann…

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ROMs

myn’s TwoPointTwo just makes Sense [ROM Reviews]

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In the past month, I’ve shown video reviews for several apps and wallpapers, but viewers seem to be more interested in learning about the slick elements of the ROM shown in those videos. From the all-blac…

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Android Person of the Year Nominee: Cyanogen

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Cyanogen Developer of popular custom ROM. Nominated because: He leads one of the most prolific custom ROM development teams From the Android BBQ (dammit, why didn’t I go?), to CyanogenMod 6 and 6.1, to a…

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Android Hacks

The first “custom” ROM for the DROID 2 surfaces

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The circle is complete. After all the nay-saying and fear that was surrounding the DROID X and the DROID 2 being locked down so tight that “modding” and “hacking” the devices would…

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Android News

ROM distributor claims HTC is shutting him down

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HTC devices are among the most popular in the phone hacking/modding community. You can go to many websites/ forums to get your custom ROM fix for Android or Windows Mobile and gain access to plenty of features or…

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