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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 Focal Camera App Raises The Bar

07/28/2013, Smartphone photography is serious business these days, every year the latest devices come bearing beefier camera sensors. To provide a great photography experience, these sensors need to be backed up by powerful camera apps. CyanogenMod Project, which is...

Voice Plus Merged With CyanogenMod

07/23/2013, Its no secret that Google Voice users often complain that the app isn’t as good as it should be. The service has a huge userbase, some even use it as their primarily phone number on a daily basis. By default, it doesn’t allow sending of SMS...

CyanogenMod 10.1 For The HTC One XL

06/27/2013, Prior to the HTC One flagship smartphone from Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC, there was the HTC One X (and of course, following that, other variants of sorts like the HTC One XL, HTC One S and HTC One V were also released). I guess you could more...

Galaxy S4 Cyanogenmod First Nightly Builds Released

05/05/2013, Cyanogenmod is one of the most widely used custom ROMs for Android devices. Android users install custom ROMs because some want to get rid of software modifications that the manufacturer makes, for example Samsung slaps on the TouchWiz UI and HTC adds...

NOOK Color Gets CyanogenMod 10.1 Nightlies

04/24/2013, When Barnes & Noble first announced the NOOK Color, that was all the way back in October of 2010, which frankly, is a pretty long way back to the past via the time machine – at least in terms of technology, 3 years is a pretty long time ago....

CyanogenMod 10.1 Nightlies For Xperia Z And ZL

04/16/2013, You can more or less observe that different hardware manufacturers have varying levels of “friendliness” when it comes to implementing third party code, and Sony is one such company who seem to be friendlier than normal, as Sony has also backed AOSP...

CyanogenMod Founder Leaves Samsung, Praises Galaxy S4 On His Way Out

03/25/2013, A couple of years ago, CyanogenMod founder, Steve Kondik, was hired by Samsung to help them with their Android smartphones. However in a recent post on Kondik’s Google+ page, it was revealed that he has left Samsung, and in the process he has decided to...