Android USB Drivers for Windows and Mac [Download Links]

USB Drivers

For all of you who follow the tutorials in this blog, you must have noticed that every tutorial asks for you to ensure correct USB drivers for your cellphone. This particular article lists down all the major USB drivers that you will need so if you don’t have any, all you need to do is click on one of the links below to download the drivers. Please click on the right link though. These drivers listed below are for Windows 7, Windows 8 and Mac OS X. Download the appropriate driver, install them and connect your device first to see if they are functional. These drivers below also support ADB and fastboot for Android Phones and Tablets.

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Get CyanogenMod (CM) 10.1 RC2 ROM for the HTC One X [How-To]

HTC One X

This CyanogenMod (CM) 10.1 RC2 ROM for the HTC One X is based on the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. If you want to, you can install the custom firmware by following the simple tutorial ahead. This is the unofficial version so you will need to ClockWorkMod installed on the device. You should also understand that the bootloader should be unlocked otherwise you will not be able to get this ROM. This is also a nightly build therefore you may experience a lot of FC errors and boot loops but as the development proceeds, things might get better. You should backup your data if you wish, and make sure you have at least 50% battery. You should also have the proper HTC One X drivers which can be downloaded by clicking here. Lastly ensure that USB debugging is enabled. If you are ready to proceed please follow the steps after the break.

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Root and Install CWM on HTC One [How-To]

HTC One

HTC One, though it has been a while since it was released, is the latest flagship by the HTC Corp. featuring a 4.7 inch full HD display, aluminum body and loads of other things that I will not bore you with. If you are reading this article, chances are you already know what it packs under the hood. This particular guide will help you root your HTC One and install the ClockworkMod (CWM) recovery onto it.

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Swype Finally Lands on the Google Play Store

Swype

A touch screen phone without a keyboard is basically the most useless thing you will ever see. It is the most important part of communication without which the entire process is fairly impossible. That is the reason why so many applications are developed in order to help ease the process. How efficient you are with your keyboard on your cellphone will determine exactly how productive you can be (so to speak).

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TWRP 2.5.0.0 Serves as a Fantastic Alternative to CWM

TWRP 2.5.0.0

Majority of the applications that reach the Google Play Store have a lot of hard work gone into them and while you are not aware of the developers and the hardships they have to go through, they certainly do exist. You have seen stuff like theme engines rolling out from nowhere and many different applications that might not appeal to your average Android user but that’s because they are niche applications. One such application is the TWRP that has reached the version 2.5.0.0 now, thanks to the hard working developers over at the XDA.

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How to Unlock Bootloader, Install Recovery, Root & Flash Custom Rom on HTC One

HTC One

We at Rewrite Tech have put together a quick step-by-step tutorial on how to unlock the Bootloader, install Recovery, Root and flash any Custom Rom on HTC‘s flagship device for 2013, the HTC One (formerly known by the code name M7). You are required to follow each and every step carefully and make sure that you read the tutorial once before actually performing it on you device.

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How To Install Facebook Home On Unsupported Rooted & Unrooted Android Devices

Facebook Home

Facebook Home is officially here, but unfortunately the app is not available to users outside of the U.S. and is supported by only a select few devices, including the Samsung GALAXY S4, GALAXY S3, HTC One, HTC One X, HTC One X+ and GALAXY Note II. If the phone you have isn’t supporting the newly released Facebook launcher for Android, have no fear as you can install and run Facebook Home on unsupported android devices as well and the workaround is insanely easy.

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Facebook Home For Android Officially Released On Google Play

Facebook Home cover feed

Facebook Home is now officially available to download on Google Play. Facebook Home is the mobile experience that puts your friends at the heart of your phone. From the moment you turn it on, you see a steady stream of friends’ posts and photos on your home screen. Upfront notifications and quick access to your essentials mean you’ll never miss a moment. And when you download Facebook Messenger, you can keep chatting with friends when you’re using other apps.

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Firefox OS Port for the HTC Explorer / Pico

Firefox OS Port for the HTC Explorer 1

The HTC Explorer, code-named Pico, is a small entry level phone that has a 3.2″ screen, a 600MHz processor, 3-megapixel camera and 512MB of internal memory. In spite of its small size and below average specs, it has managed to get a very first release of Mozilla Firefox OS (also referred to by its codename “Boot to Gecko” or “B2G”). The port comes courtesy of XDA‘s Recognized Developer cute_prince, who has done an exceptional job by making the ROM available for Pico users to flash.

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Facebook Home Pre-Release Leaked [Download Now]

Facebook Home Pre-Release Leaked

While the official version is lined up for release for the 12th of April, a pre-release version has already been leaked which appears to be extracted from pre-release HTC First ROM.

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