Month: December 2011

Disable button backlights for the HTC Thunderbolt and ReZound

Since the button backlight on the HTC Thunderbolt causes what I consider excessive light bleed, here’s a way to disable the LEDs. [code] mount -o rw,remount /system chmod 777 /sys/devices/platform/leds-pm8058/leds/button-backlight/brightness echo 0 > /sys/devices/platform/leds-pm8058/leds/button-backlight/brightness chmod 444 /sys/devices/platform/leds-pm8058/leds/button-backlight/brightness mount -o ro,remount /system [/code] Just slap something like that into one of your init scripts. Suppose tasker…


Why the Galaxy Nexus is a gigantic disappointment.

If you’re reading this, you’ve probably already got the device and you’re looking for reviews that justify your purchase when deep down in your heart you know it’s crap… We heard rumors, we waited. I for one, didn’t expect all that much from it… but I’d be lying if I didn’t say I was excited…