OnePlus One available for $100 above retail price and without CyanogenMod
Jun17

OnePlus One available for $100 above retail price and without CyanogenMod

The OnePlus One is now rolling out to invite-only customers, but there other ways to get hold of the handset without having to be one of the lucky ones. OppoMart, an online retailer specializing in mobile and electronics has the One available for sale, although the price may put off some interested in the so far scarce smartphone. OppoMart has placed a mark-up on the OnePlus One, clearly thinking some people will pay extra for the...

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OnePlus One delayed again due to CyanogenMod issues
Jun11

OnePlus One delayed again due to CyanogenMod issues

The OnePlus One is arguably the ultimate smartphone package. Cool, smart, packed with top specs, and wildly affordable, its very existence has made the mobile world sit up and take notice. However, you know that saying about things being too good to be true? The One is slowly becoming something like that as the device has been delayed once again. The Oppo-connected startup OnePlus now has all eyes on it and at the moment it is...

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OnePlus One and Cyanogen take on every Android flagship at half the price

What would it take for you to give up your beloved Samsung, HTC, LG, or Google smartphone? What if a company you've probably never heard of promised to deliver the same things those other phones offer, loaded CyanogenMod onto it, and upgraded the design materials to create a phone capable of competing with those devices. If that interests you, pay attention to the OnePlus One, a new smartphone that costs half as much as the flagships...

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CyanogenMod Installer for Mac makes it easier to install CM on your phone

A major part of the strategy to get CyanogenMod on more smartphones is to have the aftermarket ROM installed on phones through an idiot-proof desktop installer. I can tell you from personal experience that some idiots also own Macs, so I'm happy to report that those of us who prefer to use the CyanogenMod Installer to get CM on our phones no longer have to borrow a PC. The CyanogenMod Installer for Mac is now available for download....

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CyanogenMod-powered Oppo N1 likely arriving internationally next month

Oppo, a Chinese smartphone vendor looking to raise its profile outside of Asia, will soon release a smartphone with two different takes on Android and a single camera that can be rotated to face the back or front of the device.  A recent presentation regarding popular Android ROM CyanogenMod, which will be one of the firmware options for Oppo N1 buyers to load on their devices, reveals that the phone will launch at some point in late...

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CyanogenMod 10.1.3 Final Builds rolling out

CyanogenMod has announced that final release builds of CyanogenMod 10.1.3 are now available for grabs. This final version for CM 10.1 also adds support for CyanogenMod Account functionality which allows you to locate and remotely wipe your missing device. CyanogenMod has also announced that from now on they will focus on CyanogenMod 10.2 (based on Android 4.3) and upcoming Android 4.4 KitKat. You can download the final 10.1.3 builds...

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