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 that you probably won’t be expecting amazing hardware, it doesn’t mean that on the software front you can’t have fun either.The good news for those who have bought Android […]
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 new handsets stateside, it’s interesting to see what they have to offer nonetheless.That being said, the company has recently taken the wraps off its first […]
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 what kind of device the Yu phones will be like.Well the good news is that we won’t have to wait too long to find out. Micromax has […]
There has been a bit of confusion regarding CyanogenMod’s updates on the OnePlus One. The developers have recently come forward and reassured users that their commitment to updating the OnePlus One will remain, despite their new and exclusive partnership with Micromax over in India.Sounds good, right? Unfortunately that does not apply if you’re living in India. In a new blog post on their website, Cyanogen came forward once again to […]
As you might have heard, Cyanogen has recently inked a deal with Indian OEM Micromax to provide software to the company’s Yu-brand of smartphones. This is an exclusive deal which has some Indian customers wondering about the state of their purchases regarding the OnePlus One which also has CyanogenMod preinstalled on the phone.Does that mean that Cyanogen will be forsaking India’s OnePlus One handsets in favor of the Yu phones? […]
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. Naturally fans are curious when CyanogenMod Android 5.0 Lollipop ROMs are going to be released. The team has taken to its official blog […]
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 worked with the likes of Oppo and OnePlus in terms of delivering their ROMs preinstalled on their devices.Well it looks […]
The Android custom ROM CyanogenMod had a rather humble beginning, although its popularity helped it to grow and eventually become a force to be reckoned with, so much so that companies such as Oppo and OnePlus created handsets that came with CyanogenMod preinstalled.Well now according to a report from The Information (via Phandroid), word has it that Cyanogen Inc. had been approached by Google where Google had reportedly offered to […]
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 specifications. The Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 is one such device, with its 2,560×1,600 pixel resolution display, Exynos 5 Octa 5420 processor coupled with 2GB RAM and more. If […]
Well, well, what do we have here? CyanogenMod 11 M10 is said to roll out to the masses later today, where it will introduce a slew of new minor features, although it will “squash” a whole lot of bugs at the same time – which is good news, don’t you think so? One of the major additions to this particular build would be the CM Bug Tracker tool.
Many Android fans appreciate the platform because of the customization options it offers. Its relatively easy to flash a custom Android ROM on a smartphone or tablet to completely change the software experience on that particular device. This is why many developers build custom ROMs, one of the most popular ROMs for Android come from team CyanogenMod. Their latest nightly releases have a new feature: call recording.
One of the unique features of the OnePlus One handset is that it comes with CyanogenMod preinstalled. While CyanogenMod has been around for a while, there are only a handful of phones in the world that actually comes with the ROM preinstalled, and given what a huge fanbase the ROM has, safe to say that many flocked to the OnePlus One upon its release.However according to a report from Sina […]
If you happen to have a Sony Xperia L and have been waiting for some official update love fear not because there is another way to get your device on latest software. Sony Xperia L was released in 2013 and has performed well as a budget device internationally. Those who want a new software experience on this smartphone can now look towards CyanogenMod. The official nightly builds of CyanogenMod for Xperia L […]
Sony unveiled the Xperia Z2 tablet earlier this year and both Wi-Fi as well as LTE variants of the device are now available for purchase in the U.S. Those who picked one up and now want to flash a custom ROM on it are in luck. The folks at Cyanogen have rolled out the first nightly builds for Xperia Z2 tablet. Apart from bringing all of the features and options that come […]
Soon after Google announced Android L it released the software’s developer preview. It will give developers ample time to get their apps ready until Google decides to ship the software to end users. One might have thought that beta builds of CyanogenMod 12 would have started to crop up following the preview’s release but the team behind it says that they’re not jumping on Android L anytime soon. For now […]
Sony Xperia Z2 owners who like to tinker with their devices get something new to play with today. Official CyanogenMod support has now been confirmed for this smartphone. Also the first Sony Xperia Z2 CyanogenMod nightly build has been released today. Those who were waiting for it can now download it right away and get flashing on their devices.
Are you someone who likes using custom ROMs on an Android device? Well you’re in luck today if you have the brand new HTC One M8. The folks at Cyanogen today released the first official CyanogenMod 11 nightly build for the aforementioned smartphone. It offers a great alternative for users who don’t want to stick with HTC’s Android modifications.
When it comes to custom ROMs on the Android platform, there are different options to choose from, but many people have stuck to the CyanogenMod range for reasons such as stability as well as a relatively robust community. Well, we are pleased to bring you word that CyanogenMod 11 M6 is ready for download, and will be an improvement over its predecessor, the CyanogenMod 11 M5 version. Apart from that, […]
The world is moving so fast these days, that our smartphones have ended up to be an indispensable part of our lives. After all, it is our smartphones that happen to function as our navigational device in unfamiliar territories, while keeping us entertained as we commute to and from work. Not only that, it also has its fair share of apps to keep us occupied, and for Android users, custom […]
Are you planning on getting your hands on the upcoming CyanogenMod-loaded OnePlus One handset? Well if you are, it seems that the company has recently launched some kind of invite system where you basically will need to be invited in order to be able to purchase the device. Sure the device is pretty hyped given the popularity of CyanogenMod and the fact the phone packs some pretty impressive hardware, but […]