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Helpdesk – Feedback and support. The Best Alarm Clock App for Android. The Complete Review Of CyanogenMod 7 [Walkthrough & Guide] CyanogenMod is to Android, what Shelby is to Ford.

The Complete Review Of CyanogenMod 7 [Walkthrough & Guide]

CyanogenMod is easily the most popular AOSP (Android Open Source Project) ROM out there today, with MIUI catching up quite fast. While both ROMs are appealing in their own manner, MIUI ROM is based on CyanogenMod, and that alone is a testament to its awesomeness. How did the ROM start out, and when? The Always Up-To-Date Guide to Rooting Any Android Phone. Pack for Android: Our List of the Best Android Apps. Super Evo Battery Tips and Explanations **Updated 1-22-11** Super Evo Battery Tips and Explanations **Updated 1-22-11** Over the months I have been an Evo user, I have collected some valuable information that all users should probably know in regards to maximizing battery life.

Super Evo Battery Tips and Explanations **Updated 1-22-11**

Besides the stuff about 4G and a few specific options, these steps apply to pretty much any other android phone running 2.2, and a lot of them apply to versions below Froyo. General Lithium Ion Battery Information ^^This link includes stuff about charging, including trickle charging aka SBC (Why NOT to use it, or at your own peril) My tips for good battery life:Tips for Non-Rooted users:

Common misconceptions and other useful information (Updated 10/12/2010) I decided to write this to clarify a lot of the misconceptions around here.

Common misconceptions and other useful information (Updated 10/12/2010)

This is also good information for people who are new to modding their phones, the Evo in particular. I see a lot of the same questions being asked over and over so here is some information that some may find useful. I will also warn people if I know that what they are doing can potentially destroy their phone or cause it to stop working properly. RADIO/WIMAX/PRI/NV UPDATES: I see a lot of questions concerning this. Like, "Oh wow, the new HTC build # 3.29.651.5 is out.

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I havent had this phone in forever.. This will not be updated nor will I be answering questions about it. Its pretty much outdated as well. Good time while we had it! How to Set Up a Fully Automated App and Settings Backup on Android. As for SMS backup and Call Logs, I use two apps that do it automatically, silently, and with deadly efficiency.

How to Set Up a Fully Automated App and Settings Backup on Android

SMS Backup — sends them all as an email to your gmail address under a user specified label (SMS) - it also can mark them as read so you can set it and forget it. CallTrack — Sends all incoming and outgoing, missed and dialed, calls (everything on the call log) into a specified goggle calendar under your account. So I can see week by week, day by day, who I called, who called me, how long we spoke for, etc. If I had google calendar skills, I could probably turn this info into a neat graphic or excel spreadsheet. How to Break Down the Barrier Between Your Android and Computer. @Ph0Xy: FTP Server, its in the market and free @Ph0Xy: Personally, I have used FTPServer with my phone connected to my Wifi network alongside FileZilla on my PC.

How to Break Down the Barrier Between Your Android and Computer

It works flawlessly. @Ph0Xy: I use DavDrive on the phone (Moto Droid), which sets up a WebDAV share on port 8888 of your phone. Android News, Apps, Games, Phones, Tablets - Android Police. Our Biggest Android Annoyances and How to Fix Them. The Best Tools for Streaming Media to Your Gadgets. Geekaphone Narrows Down the Perfect Smartphone for Your Needs. Supercharge Your Smartphone This Weekend. Nobody should be using or recommending (I'm looking at you, Adam Dachis) "SMS Backup" Use "SMS Backup +" instead: [github.com] This is a fork of the Android backup tool SMS Backup, where development has stopped a while ago [December 2009].

Supercharge Your Smartphone This Weekend

It uses Gmail to perform SMS, MMS and call log backups over the network. Main differences / improvements [over the original SMS Backup]: * New restore feature. The Best Calendar App for Android. How to Replace Your Wallet with Your Phone. Good article, but I think we're still a couple of years away from this being feasible en masse.

How to Replace Your Wallet with Your Phone

Even when the NFC technology is built into phones, retailers will be much slower in updating their POS systems to support it. Plus, if your phone battery dies, you're kinda screwed. I know that's the reason for carrying the one credit card, but that's only partially helpful. Until the iPhone can hold a charge for at least 12 hours WITH frequent usage, this will continue to be an issue. I do like how insurance companies like State Farm and Humana allow you to pull up your insurance card on your phone, but they do say that's not a legal replacement (particularly for auto).

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Five Best Phone Recovery Tools. Have you seen TheftAware?

Five Best Phone Recovery Tools

It's very similar and has a staggering amount of options that you can send to your missing phone via SMS. One example is, "ring the number that has just sent the sms to your missing phone" - but here's where it gets cleaver - It won't let the screen light up and it enables the microphone - so now you can listen in to where your phone is/or which thieving sod has it and what are they upto! Also they claim it can survive a phone wipe by a fairly intelligent thief as this thing can be installed with some super admin privileges.

1-Click Cleaner Quickly Cleans Up Your Android Phone. Nope.

1-Click Cleaner Quickly Cleans Up Your Android Phone

I am not referring to cleaning up your virus-infected phone, but if you are looking to clean up your cache and history to free up the storage space and system resources, 1-Click Cleaner allows you to do so easily. Regardless how big the storage space you have in your Android phone, if you do not maintain it, plenty of useless stuff (such as cache, app history, leftover files and folders after you have deleted the app etc) will pile up and affect the performance of your phone. If you have installed and uninstalled plenty of apps, it can be troublesome and difficult for you to go into your phone internal system to delete every single leftover and useless file. 1-Click Cleaner aims to make that process a breeze. After you have installed 1-Click Cleaner, all you need to one click (or should I say, one tap) to clean up your system.