Tag Archives: 2012

[OTA Captured] Android 4.4.3 OTA Finally Landing on the 2012 Nexus 7

It’s now been three days since Android 4.4.3 factory images were officially released for current generation Nexus devices–well, all other than the mobile data-enabled Nexus 7 (2013), but that’s a topic for another article. In the time since, we’ve also seen incremental update OTAs roll out to various members of the Nexus fleet, starting with the Nexus 7 (2013) […]

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Installing Ubuntu Touch on the 2012 Nexus 7 – XDA Developer TV

Last week, XDA Developer TV Producer Jordan showed us how to work with developing an app in the upcoming Ubuntu Touch OS. Of course, developing an App for a device or operating system is always easier if you have a device to test it on. Luckily, Google released a new version of the Nexus 7, and […]

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Generate Nvflash Blobs for 2012 Nexus 7 and Other Asus Tablets with Flatline

Blob files for Nvidia Tegra-powered Asus devices are incredibly useful. This is because they allow us to easily flash images to our devices using Nvflash at an extremely low level. Given the low level at which APX (Nvflash) mode runs and how this is much more primitive than booting into a standard Android recovery partition, a […]

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Sony Socialife Ported To 2011 and 2012 Xperia Devices

Since the debut of Socialife on the Xperia Tablet S in 2012 and the eventual axing of Xperia’s main social networking app Timescape in early 2013, Sony has been pushing Timescape’s successor Socialife on it’s new Xperia devices, the Z, ZL, SP and L. With all this hype surrounding Socialife, it’s inevitable that users of […]

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