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ad hoc wifi is supported on CM7.
Just so everyone knows, CM7 has been released today. Currently no one was successfully able to get market working. There is no audio btw biggrin.gif

Oooh good news biggrin.gif

I'm going to wait until it matures though tongue.gif
 
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Oooh good news biggrin.gif
I'm going to wait until it matures though tongue.gif

Yeah, having no sound kind of kills it for most people.
I'm loving it so far biggrin.gif
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Yeah, having no sound kind of kills it for most people.
I'm loving it so far biggrin.gif

that and there's no way to back yet lol.
 
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post #104 of 157
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that and there's no way to back yet lol.

Oh yeah, that too lol.
The dev is currently working on a ICS. I think the alpha version would be perfect if sound just worked. It's a lot faster and smoother than the cm7 alpha 2 I had on my touchpad. biggrin.gif
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that and there's no way to back yet lol.

Dev released a method to return it back to the stock rom. biggrin.gif
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post #106 of 157
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Dev released a method to return it back to the stock rom. biggrin.gif

That's good to hear =]

I've honestly been using my fire almost solely for web browsing with the occasional pandora stream. CM7 would be cool to mess around with but I'd probably be just fine sticking with the Amazon UI lol.
 
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Hey all. I just got a Kindle Fire and it is my 1st ereader/tablet thingy so I'm a little lost on how to do some things. I am trying to figure out how to get http://capane.us/2011/11/24/dovahkiin-gutenberg/ onto my Fire. I have it downloaded to my PC (its a MOBI file) so what do I do from there? I hooked up the Fire via USB to my PC and transferred the file over but I can't seem to locate it on the Fire.
Never mind. I figured out you have to actually drag the file into the books folder instead of just transferring it to the device.
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I haven't seen this talked about much but... An update came out a few days ago for the Fire and it dramatically improved performance for both the UI and the Silk browser. It basically works as advertised now.
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I haven't seen this talked about much but... An update came out a few days ago for the Fire and it dramatically improved performance for both the UI and the Silk browser. It basically works as advertised now.

Yeah, silent OTA which kills root again. I moved onto CM7 and never looked back. biggrin.gif
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I'm considering getting one of these, got a few questions if anyone doesn't mind:

1) What's battery life like?
2) Does it get hot during use?
3) What's the deal with apps and such? Are there many? What App Stores does it have available?
4) What version of android is it running? Will it get ICS or be possible to root it and put ICS on there?

Cheers
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