Hack Pushes EVO 4G over 30FPS Limit

About two weeks ago we reported on the framerate issue that plagued the new EVO 4G.  For those not familiar, it was found that the new super phone was limited to 30 frames per second both in 2D (Canvas) and 3D (openGL) modes while last year’s HTC Hero was able to hit 54fps.  While this... ...

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Nexus One May Suffer from Same Framerate Issue as EVO

We reported recently that the EVO has been having some serious frame rate issues, namely that it is locked at 30 FPS in both 2d and 3d modes.  Now it seems that the Nexus One may be suffering from the same frame rate issue. In a post over at dailytech.com, it is being reported that... Read More

HTC EVO 4G Afflicted by Framerate Issue?

Reports are surfacing from XDA-Developers and the Google Code forums that the HTC EVO 4G has major framerate issues.  It seems that the device is some how locked at 30 frames per second both in 2D (Canvas) and 3D (openGL) modes. Interestingly, the HTC Hero hits 54fps on average and has smoother ...

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Enable Android screen mirroring to Chromecast on your rooted device

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Google just flipped the switch to allow Android screen mirroring to Chomecast for a few devices, but if you don’t have one currently supported, you’ve been pretty much out of luck. Thanks to r3pwn over at XDA Developers forum, through an experimental app, you can now enable the beta ...

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A brief history of Android releases

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With Android 4.4 KitKat now officially outed by Google we are looking ahead to learning about the details and intricacies of the next release of the platform. We expect the build to debut with the Nexus 5 in the coming weeks, however previous Nexus products should also see the Hershey-inspired ...

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20 of the most head-scratching moments in the history of Android

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Take a trip through time and recall some of the dumbest things to happen in Android's first years.

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HTC: Remaining Android 4.0 updates due by end of August

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HTC expects to wrap up their Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich updates by the end of August, according to a company representative. A member of the HTC Facebook team, answering a question from a fan, indicated the final handset updates should be rolled out in the coming weeks.  After hitting us ...

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Max Payne available for Android, optimized for NVIDIA Tegra 3

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Classic PC title comes to select Android smartphones and tablets.

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Max Payne for Android set to drop June 14

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Grab your semi-automatics and make sure your magazines are full, everyone, because Max Payne is set to hit Android on June 14th. It’s coming full with HD graphics and a full MP experience. the game will be dropping at $2.99 in the Google Play Store – for the following phones: ...

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Apple adds Samsung Galaxy S III to suit, renews complaints with HTC

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Apple is at it again, folks. Time for some more lawsuit news, as Big Fruit has not only renewed their claims against HTC, but is now adding the Samsung Galaxy S III to their line of supposed evildoers. The claim against HTC involves the “data tapping” hyperlink menu, and is asking ...

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Amazon offering all Sprint 4G Android phones for one penny each!

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For a limited time, all new Sprint customers can grab a 4G Android smartphone for one penny.

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HTC confirms 16 Android handsets for Ice Cream Sandwich

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HTC lists both U.S. and international models expecting to be served a dish of delicious Ice Cream Sandwich.

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HTCdev adds several devices to Unlocked Bootloader Menu

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One of the responsibilities of the HTCdev team includes providing a method to unlock the bootloader on several HTC devices. They now allow users to unlock the bootloader on over 30 devices worldwide. Last month we saw them unlock six more handsets on devices near 2 years old. This time around, ...

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HTC outlines new details for Android 4.0 updates

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The handset maker adds new models to the list of devices expected to receive Android 4.0. Additionally, HTC outlines a specific time frame for select smartphones.

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Touch Clockworkmod Recovery released for a number of devices, courtesy of Koush

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Clockworkmod is without doubt the most useful tool for rooters and ROM installers, providing detailed functions like backup and restore, wiping options, and of course installing ROMs. As awesome as it may be, it can be a bit of a pain to navigate around all those options, as you have to do it ...

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