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Free and deal-LOTR:TFOTR HD Free & LOTR 5 games for $10view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – Celebrate Christmas in Middle Earth :D Okay first the free, Google Play has LOTR TFOTR HD for free at: https://play.google.com/store/movies...ie-rAUJN48IHXw Now the deal, Get all 5 of the LOTR lego games plus DL content including The Hobbit for $9.99: http://www.bundlestars.com/all-bundl...-rings-bundle/ (Hardware)

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Mobile WiFi Encryptioview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I'm trying to retrieve saved wifi passwords on my Note 3 mobile phone (rooted) but the file has the passwords encrypted. Anyway to decrypt it and stop my phone from encrypting it. The encryption is not hex like below 4e0b011c8c40445fdafced88ab703ab5 Is it MD5? (HowTos)

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How to create AVD for Android Wear Square with 320x320 resolution?view story

http://stackoverflow.com – I would like to create an AVD for Android Wear Square device with 320x320 resolutions (like the recent Sony SmartWatch). However, I am not able to create it, AVD Manager in Android Studio only shows 280x280, and does not seem to find a way to change the resolution, even in Advanced Settings. (HowTos)

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R7000 vs AC68U vs other sub $200 AC1900 routersview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – This is to take over wireless duties from my FIOS (50\50) provided Actiontec MRWI424 (the advanced N router) which will remain to handle all the Verizon duties it has to handle (DVR). Its a fairly small 1300 ranch and the Actiontec has provided strong reliable service but I'm looking at jumping on the AC1900 bandwagon (aka spurge for the sake of splurging). (Hardware)

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Why it's fun to know a scripting language.view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – This is how I feel when I spend five minutes writing a script for a coworker, and save them hours of mindless clicking: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gQWq1Z-J-EE *NSFW* (Hardware)

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odd android (oneplus one) issueview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – So I just got my oneplus one phone and when I hook it up, I'm only able to see about 11 folders under Internal Storage (when I know there's a lot more). I made sure the device is hooked up as MTP. I've tried googling the problem and have come up with nothing. I've also tried uninstalling/reinstalling the google usb driver to no avail. Any ideas would be appreciated :) (Hardware)

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Android Spring: Cannot deserialize instnace of object out of START_OBJECT token?view story

http://stackoverflow.com – I have an app that connects to a rails api using RoboSpice and jackson. I'm trying to retrieve a list of interviews for a user in my table. (HowTos)

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Is it possible to upgrade/replace built-in "contacts" aplication?view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I was wondering if it is possible to build "Contacts" from ASOP/Google sources, and then replace original -single application- provided by phone manufacturer? (HowTos)

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SQLite cursor error: Out of memoryview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I have a memory problem that I can't figure out. 12-17 00:03:10.603: E/AndroidRuntime(19910): android.database.CursorWindowAllocationException: Cursor window allocation of 2048 kb failed. (HowTos)

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How to include Googlemap fragment in a Fragment class?view story

http://stackoverflow.com – I want to add markers and draw a polyline between two locations in the map, The issue is an exception is thrown when I try to refer the Googlemap from the Fragment class.. It's like this, I have a class which extends the Fragment class and the view of fragment class is set using a normal xml layout. (HowTos)

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Upgrading from Q6600 @ 3.8 Ghz.view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – I don't have this currently but I had it back in the day (circa 2008/9) and used it overclocked to 3.6/8 ghz. My current config is in my signature. Was thinking of upgrading to a Haswell i5 4440 which is clocked @ 3.1 Ghz. Can't find benchmarks comparing Q6600 @ 3.6 to i5 440 running at stock 3.1. How much gain can I experience? Regards. (Hardware)

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R U Ready For Christmas ?view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – Thats what the ask. Everywhere I go. "Are you ready for Christmas?" Well... Well... R U ??? Damn. SB in Off Topic (Hardware)