Browsing: home brew

Apps

Nokia Lumia owners will soon receive the ability to send files and contacts via Bluetooth, but what about all the other Windows Phone owners. Well, if you have an unlocked Windows Phone you can have those abilities right away, with BlueManager, previously BluePhoto, by Navisluni on XDA-Dev. His Home Brew app uses  Bluetooth OBEX to send Photos from the Photo…

Apps screencapture6.jpg

Those lucky enough to have unlocked handsets still have the task of hunting around on developer websites to find their XAPs. DotCompt has now re-launched DevStore8, previously DevStore7, an app store which collects homebrew XAPs posted on XDA-Developers.com. New in this latest version is: New design Layout, clean, faster and simple. White Theme Transitions and tilt effects Start Screen Tile…

Apps

WindowPhoneHacker have been teasing a new app which they call Mass Storage which would allow a user to transfer files to and from their Windows Phone. The app has however nothing to do with USB Mass Storage mode, and actually transfers files over a data network with WindowsPhoneHacker’s servers mediating the connection between the phone and a PC.  A nice…

developers Jaxbot.jpg

1800PocketPC have posted an interview with the famous Windows Phone Hacker from the eponymous website. Jaxbot is revealed as a hard-working student who has also dabbled in Linux and who started as a Windows Mobile hacker. He is a Samsung Focus user who interestingly does not use his phone for much more than communicating, noting his Xbox Hub was completely…

Homebrew image.png

Windows Phone Hacker have posted this video preview of the latest update to their Lock Widgets hack, version 2.5. The update features a RAM widget and an Improved weather widget, with better placement and, ooh, pretty clouds and raindrops that match weather conditions a la HTC Sense. As usual the hack required a fully unlocked handset. Keep an eye on…

Homebrew image.png

Jaxbot has announced an update to his homebrew Windows Phone 7 app which brings start screen folders to unlocked Windows Phone 7 handsets. The update features: PNG images are now used, meaning the accent colors should always be correct on the start screen Custom library is used for launching, which should fix conflicts with Battery Status. WP7 Root Tools SDK…

Apps image.png

One problem with using notifications, such as the excellent push notifications on the official WMPoweruser app,  is that they may very well end up waking you up at night, as Windows Phone 7 does not include any way to mute notifications during certain hours. If you device is unlocked, JMD Software may have the answer. Their latest app, Snotify, is…

Apps

Djfoxer on XDA-Developers has created an app which makes it simple to assign ring tones to your SMS alert sounds. His homebrew app makes it easy to select from your list of custom ring tones, but given that the SMS alert will continue for the duration of the ring tone (up to 30 seconds) it is probably  a good idea…

1 2 3 7