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Sony’s Open Devices program now supports the Xperia XZ2 and XZ3

Sony Mobile may not be making as much as other OEMs like Samsung, but they have worked with the open source community quite a bit. In the Android community, we have seen this in a number of ways with the company’s Open Devices program being one of their popular contributions. Sony ends up adding a […]

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Chinese EMUI 9 blocks third-party launchers on Huawei and Honor devices to allegedly combat shady retailers

User customization is one of the key advantages of Android over iOS. Although most people don’t customize their devices beyond adding custom icon packs, wallpapers, widgets, or launchers, others go all out with custom fonts and system themes. Unfortunately, it looks like the latest Chinese versions of Huawei’s EMUI 9 software blocks users from setting third-party […]

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Lenovo announces ZUI 4.0 will roll out for several ZUK devices

The Vice President of Lenovo, Chang Cheng, is our favorite person to watch on Wiebo as he just loves to say random things for the publicity. This is the person who insinuated the Lenovo Z5 would be the first smartphone with an “all screen” display by showing us a design sketch of what the device was said […]

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Forums for all devices announced/teased during IFA are now open

IFA is one of the biggest events in the mobile world every year. We always get a bunch of new device announcements and this year was no different. If you’ve been following XDA, you’ve seen plenty of new devices on our homepage. We now have forums for all of these devices as well. Let’s go […]

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