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Straight Shaving Reborn

Well it’s been over 2 years since me and a straight razor have been hand in hand. Last night was a fantastic start. While I am no pro, I did have a decent shave...

S4 is it possible??

After starting my Android journey on Virgin Mobile we have finally moved to Verizon and now I have a Samsung Galaxy S4. Finally a real Android device with a powerful punch. After rooting it...

Do Not Be Afraid

A very short Teaching from Richard Rohr shared from the The Work Of People. He has such a thoughtfulness and calm way of explaining things, very much worth the watch!

Samsung Galaxy Victory

Well it’s time for a new phone, and a damn sexy one at that! Currently I am working on rooting the phone by cheating the update process using an OTA update.zip to allow for...

Vmobi is born….

So from MTDEV to HTCDEV to now Vmobi. I have created a new developer site to integrate all the users from Android Forums that work on the Virgin Mobile phones to all assist one...

So you want to P2V with SCVVM using an OEM License?

Well this week I had a pain in the keister with SCVVM 2012 and ripping a physical Dell server with OEM Windows Server 2008 R2 to virtual. The problem is when I ripped then...

Spiritual Awakening

I normally post about technology, ways to geek out, shaving stuff or something of the sort. Recently I have been going through a spiritual awakening and opening my eyes and heart to God. Every morning I...

HTC Evo V 4G

I am at it once again. First it was the Motorola Triumph, now it’s on to the HTC Evo V 4G. So far I have CM10 working darn nice on the phone but it...

MTDEV is born

First CM7, then CM9 and now CM10. It’s been a busy few months of coding and developing and now with collaboration from other developers we now have Team MTDEV. What started out as fun little project for...

CM7 g60 style

So from tinkering with Linux to now being a full on developer?!?!? Well it didn’t happen over night. In January I got really excited about working on the Ice Cream Sandwich project and started...