HTC One X’s Menu button fail? [updated 21120416]

  [There is now an unofficial fix/mod for this on xda developers!] Considering the amount of customization HTC has made to the phone, it is somewhat hard to understand why it stuck to Android ICS’s default navigation bar buttons convention when it designed its own physical touch buttons on the device. The reason why this…

Android Essential must-have apps: ROUND 2 [UPDATED]

It’s been almost a year since I did Round 1. The apps landscape has changed considerably and the App Market has gained countless number of apps that perfectly rivals the iOS Appstore. I’m glad that I can still stand by my Round 1 list as they are still around / being maintained / confirmed malware-free……

Breathing new life into old Android phones

          CRAP. You know what’s good? This: The Galnet MIUI rom (Build 2.11.26) I was ready to sell off my Galaxy S2 (yes not exactly old..). All content backed up, all data partitions wiped, flashed a new fresh rom and so on. It was ready. It was to be replaced with…

iOS5- Apple’s game-changer or catch-up game?

  first of all, let’s look at ios5’s headline features shall we?– overhauled notifications system, Android-style!– wireless sync!– OTA updates!– Widgets!…and of course quite a number of other features These additions are pretty amazing and means giving users a much larger degree of convenience and freedom. Imagine not having those intrusive notification popups, not having…