Lockedbootloader

09.17.12
Amazon's new Kindle Fire tablets are likely to be hack-resistant
09.17.12

Amazon's new Kindle Fire tablets are likely to be hack-resistant

If you were counting on getting all imaginative with the firmware on a new Fire or 7-inch Fire HD,...

By S. Sakr,   09.17.12
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07.11.12
Atrix HD continues locked bootloader tradition, may be set free... eventually
07.11.12

Atrix HD continues locked bootloader tradition, may be set free... eventually

Motorola's record on the whole smartphone bootloader thing is a tad spotty. The world has been pro...

By T. O'Brien,   07.11.12
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07.09.12
Verizon support blames Samsung for locked bootloader in Galaxy S III (updated)
07.09.12

Verizon support blames Samsung for locked bootloader in Galaxy S III (updated)

Verizon cleared up its stance on locking the bootloaders in phones using its network earlier this...

By M. Gorman,   07.09.12
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07.07.12
Verizon Galaxy S III has locked bootloader (but it's been rooted anyway)
07.07.12

Verizon Galaxy S III has locked bootloader (but it's been rooted anyway)

Based on Samsung's hacker-friendly track record, you'd generally expect one of it smartphones to c...

By S. Sakr,   07.07.12
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02.29.12
Verizon lets loose its stance on locked bootloaders in letter to the FCC
02.29.12

Verizon lets loose its stance on locked bootloaders in letter to the FCC

All sorts of Android manufacturers have had to answer for the locked bootloaders in their devices,...

By M. Gorman,   02.29.12
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10.18.11
Motorola locks Droid RAZR bootloader, angers ROM-happy lovers of anorexic handsets
10.18.11

Motorola locks Droid RAZR bootloader, angers ROM-happy lovers of anorexic handsets

Like the Droid 3 before it, Motorola's Droid RAZR will be shipping with a locked bootloader -- de...

By T. O'Brien,   10.18.11
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07.08.11
Droid 3 sadly shipping with locked bootloader
07.08.11

Droid 3 sadly shipping with locked bootloader

Well, we hate to be the bearers of bad news but, looks like the Droid 3 will not be shipping with...

By T. O'Brien,   07.08.11
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