Cyanogenmod 7 (CM7 – Android Gingerbread) for Motorola Milestone

[ad] Well, Gingerbread finally made it’s way to my Motorola Milestone ūüėÄ Credits go to nadlabak ūüôā NOTE: I’m not responsible for your actions. Installing Custom ROMs can brick your phone so be sure you know what you are doing! Go ¬†grab your update on the projects’s google code page ūüôā When you are coming […]

Android 2.3 Gingerbread for the Motorola Milestone (CyanogenMod)

[ad] Hey everybody, there are some news on Gingerbread for the Motorola Milestone. The developer of the CyanogenMod port for the Motorola Milestone – nadlabak – has stated on his page ( that he is working on the gingerbread port for the Motorola Milestone. See the full comment here: I’m working on it (albeit slowly) […]

Fix for Battery Drain with Cyanogen Mod (CM6) on the Milestone

Hey everybody, i am using the latest version of CM6 on my Motorola Milestone. The one based on the G.O.T. sbf with the 2.2 test kernel. I was experiencing a significant ¬†battery drain. The battery wouldn’t hold a whole day… ūüôĀ So i did a little analysis. First i found a little hidden feature of […]

Motorola Milestone Android 2.2 Froyo – Cyanogen Mod 6.1.0 RC0

Hey everyone, there finally is a Cyanogen Mod available for the Motorola Milestone ūüôā It brings you Android 2.2 Froyo with all the nice features like apps2sd, market auto-update option, … Of course it’s not a full custom rom since the Milestone Bootloader still isn’t cracked so there is no custom kernel running behind this […]

Gesture Search for Motorola Milestone

Hey everybody, today i read that google is introducing gesture search for american Android devices with Android 2.0 and higher. So i thought: why only for american phones? A quick google search brought me to this xda-developers thread where „Firerat“ posted the apk he got from the market. Just download to your SD card and […]

Motorola Milestone – Android 2.1 Update Plan

Hey, Motorola released a news regarding the update plans for Android 2.1 on the Motorola Droid, Milestone, Cliq and Dext. Have a look here: If this is correct we (European Milestone users) will get the update within the next six weeks. That would be really great! ūüôā Greets, Goddchen

Motorola Milestone Update 2.0.1 Termin / Date

Hey everyone, according to¬† recent posts in this thread on the german update for the Milestone will be available at 13.01.2010. This was assured by different support employees at the motorola hotline. Anyway it’s not certain that it will be 2.0.1, it could also be 2.1 but i personally think that 2.0.1 is more […]

Motorola Milestone – Android 2.0.1 Update packet capture

Hey everyone… Since i (like everyone else with a Milestone) am waiting for 2.0.1 to be released i did some analysis of the wifi traffic of the Milestone when it checks for an update. Here is what i found out: 1: A DNS query packet: DNS¬†¬† ¬†Standard query A 2: The DNS response: DNS¬†¬† […]