Archive for March, 2010

Motorola Droid 2.1 Update Manual Install

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

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Verizon is finally pushing out the Android 2.1 update for the Motorola Droid. Why wait for the OTA update. For less than 5 minutes of your time you too can be enjoying all the 2.1 goodness.(unless you’re already rooted and have been running 2.1 for months)

Continue on for Step by step instructions to install the upgrade.

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EStrongs File Explorer (FEX) for Android

Monday, March 29th, 2010

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Android App: EStrongs File Explorer version 1.3.10
Developer: EStrongs
Price: Free
Package name: com.estrongs.android.pop

EStrongs File Explorer is a featured File/Application Manager which can explore the phones & PCs in LAN network via samba protocol.

    Recent Changes:
    * Toolbar (click addressbar)
    * Help document
    * More settings(size…)
    * Performance enhanced
    * Some bugs fixed
    Key features:
    * Manage/(un)install/Shortcut Apps
    * Manage files on phone & LAN PC Shared
    * Play audio and video using chosen player/stream playing
    * view texts/images or open other files with associated apps
    * search files in the machine.

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Helix Launcher

Monday, March 29th, 2010

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Android App: Helix Launcher
Developer: Faruq Rasid
Price: Free/Donate
Package name: com.com.helixproject.launcher

HelixLauncher is based on android Launcher git and is heavily modified to resemble Launcher2 mod.
HelixLauncher features:

    * Based on Launcher
    * Standalone Launcher
    * Should support hdpi & mdpi resolutions (not fully tested)
    * Sense UI-like scrolling / Velocity Scrolling
    * Enabled rotation
    * Double Tap action for Screen Previews
    * SPEEDY!
    * Up to 7 screens!
    * Full-screen app menu (with notification bar still)
    * Quick Shortcuts! – Drag & Drop and shortcuts to the QuickBar

Helix Launcher Developer page at XDA-Developers
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