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CyanogenMod is an alternative firmware that is based on the Android operating system. It is seen as more versatile that the stock firmware which comes in such devices, offering more features and options such as theme support, Free Lossless Audio Codec (FLAC) compatibility, a huge repository of Access Point Name list (APN), an OpenVPN client, a souped up reboot menu, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and USB tethering support, the ability to overclock your device's CPU and perform enhancements, and soft buttons among others. One good thing about CyanogenMod is the obvious omission of pre-installed spyware or bloatware.

CyanogenMod Will Not Have Pre-Loaded Microsoft Apps

04/16/2015, CyanogenMod has revealed today that the community version of its ROM will not feature exclusive partner apps such as, Microsoft Office, Google apps and many more. This revelation comes from the non-corporate panel of CyanogenMod, while CyanogenMod OS has...

Expect OnePlus One CyanogenMod 12S Release In A Few Days

04/12/2015, We have known for a while now that the Cyanogen team has been working on a Lollipop release for the OnePlus One. Both companies, OnePlus and Cyanogen, have had a falling out which led to OxygenOS. It’s the company’s first official ROM for...

CyanogenMod 12.1 ROM Now Available For Moto G 2014

04/01/2015, For all those who can’t wait for official Android updates from the manufacturers, here is a reason to try another unofficial CyanogenMod 12.1 ROM, which carries Android 5.1 Lollipop to Motorola Moto G. As a heads up, Custom ROMs are developed by...

Nexus 9 CyanogenMod ROM Officially Available Now

02/08/2015, Google made us all wait a long time before it launched its current flagship tablet the Nexus 9. It is the first tablet on the market that comes with Android 5.0 Lollipop pre-installed. If you happen to have one on you and are not particularly satisfied...

OnePlus One In The US Spotted Without Cyanogen Branding

01/28/2015, One of the selling points of the OnePlus One handset is the fact that it comes with CyanogenMod preinstalled on the phone. Given that CyanogenMod is one of the bigger and more popular Android ROMs at the moment, safe to say that this move pleased many...

CyanogenMod Officially Available For Android One Devices

01/12/2015, When Google announced their plans for Android One, it was revealed that these devices could hardly be considered high-end. In fact if anything these devices are very low-end devices meant for emerging markets where budgets might be tight. While this means...

Micromax Unveils Yureka CyanogenMod Smartphone

12/18/2014, A few days ago, Indian OEM Micromax teased that they would be announcing new smartphones come 18th of December. What make these new smartphones a big deal is the fact that they will be powered by CyanogenMod. While we doubt we will be seeing Micromax’s...

Micromax’s Yu Smartphones To Be Unveiled 18th December

12/14/2014, As you might have heard, the folks at Cyanogen Inc. have landed themselves a new partner in India in the form of Micromax. This will see the CyanogenMod ROM preinstalled on Micromax’s upcoming Yu-branded handsets, although to date we still have no idea...

CyanogenMod Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM Plans Detailed

11/13/2014, Now that Android 5.0 Lollipop has been rolled out and Google has released the source code to AOSP, one has to wonder what the CyanogenMod team has been up to. This team creates some of the most widely used custom ROMs for Android devices based on AOSP....

Cyanogen Inc. To Team Up With Micromax In India

10/07/2014, CyanogenMod has come a long way from back in the day in which it existed as a ROM for Android users who were frustrated with the skinned UIs that OEMs tend to load their phones with. The team has since spun off into a company called Cyanogen Inc. and have...

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 CyanogenMod 11 ROM Released

09/28/2014, Samsung makes some of the best selling Android tablets in the market. The tablets cater to different segments of the market, for example, the Galaxy Tab Pro series is aimed at the high-end segment which is willing to pay higher for powerful...