Smartphone pricing has been outrageous for a long time. Paying $600 and up for a smartphone is tough to swallow, and the reason people find it so easy is due to 2 year contracts subsidizing prices to $200 and lower. But the industry is slowly but surely moving away from contracts, and phone prices have ... Read More »
The Android community is absolutely massive. You can select from dozens of ROMs for most devices, each ROM being unique and special in its own way. But the two biggest ROMs in the world are CyanogenMod and AOKP, in that order. Both are open source and thrive off of user submitted code, and both are ... 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 »
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The CyanogenMod Installer was a big step in easing the pain of installing custom software on your device. Each device is different, and each requires its own procedure, making the process difficult and often risky. The CyanogenMod Installer mitigates that by automating the process for many devices, making having the newest version of Android that ... Read More »
The next device to run CyanogenMod out of the box won’t simply be a production phone with a custom ROM on it. No, it’ll be far more special. CyanogenMod has teamed up with a company called OnePlus to create a CyanogenMod-based smartphone from scratch, with a “unique twist.”
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Have you ordered an Oppo N1 as a nice holiday gift to yourself? If so, you may want to mosey on over to Oppo’s official support forums, because the device maker has posted the official CyanogenMod 10.2 ROM for its flagship smartphone. The download weighs in at 389MB in size.
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Oppo announced earlier this month that the N1 CyanogenMod edition device would be available for purchase starting on Dec. 24, and true to the company’s word, the limited handset can now be had for $599 from the online OppoStyle store. In exchange for their hard-earned ducats, buyers of the ... Read More »
The last few months of 2013 have been pretty big for the CyanogenMod team. After announcing that it was becoming its own company, the group confirmed its partnership with Oppo for a limited CyanogenMod edition of the N1, followed that up by Read More »
There’s some good news today for Android fans that’ve had their eyes on the Oppo N1 CyanogenMod edition, as Oppo has finally revealed when it plans to make the limited device available for purchase. Oppo says that the N1 CyanogenMod edition will hit its online store next Tuesday, Dec. 24. ... Read More »
With today’s security craze, phones are our weakest points. Everything that we do on these phones goes through carrier servers, meaning they know everything. Now whether that bothers you or not is a different story, but if it does, CyanogenMod is bringing a more secure texting experience.
Starting tonight, CyanogenMod 10.2 nightlies will contain WhisperPush, ... Read More »