Android,root

11.05.15
New strain of Android malware is 'virtually impossible' to remove
11.05.15

New strain of Android malware is 'virtually impossible' to remove

Most Android malware is bad enough, but new versions take advantage of root exploits to become so deeply embedded that even a factory reset won't get rid of them

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07.24.15
Samsung Pay doesn't work on rooted phones
07.24.15

Samsung Pay doesn't work on rooted phones

Bad news, power-users: if you habitually root every smartphone you put in your pocket, you won't b...

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08.02.13
Chromecast update breaks root-friendly exploit
08.02.13

Chromecast update breaks root-friendly exploit

We hope you weren't planning to tinker with your Chromecast this weekend. GTVHacker has confirmed...

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07.03.13
Redbox Instant app for Android updated to work on rooted devices
07.03.13

Redbox Instant app for Android updated to work on rooted devices

When Redbox Instant's mobile apps launched earlier this year some users noticed that it refused to...

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05.24.13
Google Glass exploration demonstrates a hidden browser and more (video)
05.24.13

Google Glass exploration demonstrates a hidden browser and more (video)

While it's known that Google Glass has in-testing features just waiting to be exposed, we haven't...

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05.24.13
Google Glass gets a one-stop shop for downloads, including a rooted image
05.24.13

Google Glass gets a one-stop shop for downloads, including a rooted image

Early Google Glass owners are dominated by developers and tinkerers, so it's only fair that they g...

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05.16.13
Google Glass rooted and hacked to run Ubuntu live at Google I/O
05.16.13

Google Glass rooted and hacked to run Ubuntu live at Google I/O

Today at Google I/O the company held a session entitled "Voiding your Warranty" where employees de...

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02.19.13
Sony Xperia Z rooted before it reaches most buyers
02.19.13

Sony Xperia Z rooted before it reaches most buyers

We'd say that this is living life on the edge, but that would assume there was an edge to live on....

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01.05.13
GTVHacker shows off custom recovery for Google TVs (video)
01.05.13

GTVHacker shows off custom recovery for Google TVs (video)

There's plenty of official news about Google TV this week at CES, but if you're more interested in...

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