Microsoft is reportedly investing in Cyanogen, the Android modding company that’s seeking to “take Android away from Google.” Many remember Cyanogen as the former Android modding community that worked to create and maintain CyanogenMod, a popular ROM for rooted Android users. The core team became an official ... Read More »
Late last month OnePlus revealed that the OnePlus One sold in India would not be running CyanogenMod as it does in the rest of the world due to an exclusivity deal between Cyanogen, Inc. and Micromax.
Cyanogen took to their corporate blog in response to reaffirm their commitment to customers in ... Read More »
CyanogenMod has historically featured some form of theming engine. Before the launch of Ice Cream Sandwich, the theming engine was at its peak. However, it was a very disjointed experience. You could set themes you’ve imported, but not much else. But that’s about to change.
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Don’t get excited, this isn’t actually our first peek at the OnePlus One smartphone. The trolls at OnePlus have lied to us. This may technically be an unboxing, but the actual device is never shown. The video is still entertaining, though, showing Steve Kondik (better known as Cyanogen) unboxing the device. The clip stops just ... Read More »
This isn’t the first time we’re hearing about the One (not sure how HTC feels about that), but information was pretty sparse in the previous release from OnePlus. This time they took to Facebook to drum up renewed excitement for their fledgling effort.
OnePlus has narrowed the One’s release window from first half ... Read More »
Growing tired of HTC Sense 4.0 on your Tegra 3 powered HTC One X? Over the weekend, the Android development community managed to get CyanogenMod 9 and MIUI 4 up and running on HTC’s quad-core flagship phone. As always, the first versions of these ROMs are not perfect.
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While hackers and modders from all over the world are sitting on the edge of their seats waiting for CyanogenMod 9 to make a mass release appearance, anyone lucky enough to own an Android 4.0.3 device can get a taste of the ROM now. Trebuchet Launcher, the launcher that will come preloaded in CyanogenMod 9, ... Read More »
There’s no doubt that many Android fans already have their Ice Cream Sandwich-filled Galaxy Nexus. Many of us (especially Americans) are still waiting for this device to hit our local stores, but we’re more than eager to play around with Android 4.0. What happens with those users who don’t feel like they ... Read More »
Ice Cream Sandwich ROMs have been coming out of the woodwork for the past couple weeks now, but there are none as anticipated as CyanogenMod 9.
It certainly did not take long for the CyanogenMod team to get working on Android 4.0. Soon after the Ice Cream Sandwich source code was released, Cyanogen’s official Twitter account informed us that work had begun. We never thought results could show up so early, though.
Steve Kondik (aka Cyanogen) ... Read More »