Bootloaders

09.19.12
Kindle Fire HD 7-inch rooted in spite of Amazon, unstoppable force meets the unhackable object (video)
09.19.12

Kindle Fire HD 7-inch rooted in spite of Amazon, unstoppable force meets the unhackable object (video)

We were worried there, for a minute. After code explorers found that Amazon's Kindle Fire HD 7-inc...

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07.26.12
Motorola to allow bootloader unlocking from Photon Q 4G LTE onwards
07.26.12

Motorola to allow bootloader unlocking from Photon Q 4G LTE onwards

Motorola's initial promise to allow unlocked bootloaders came across to many enthusiasts as somewh...

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01.29.12
Motorola announces RAZR Developer Edition with unlocked bootloader for Europe, US variant on the way
01.29.12

Motorola announces RAZR Developer Edition with unlocked bootloader for Europe, US variant on the way

Promises. You can either let technicalities get in your way of fulfilling them, or you can just fin...

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01.06.12
Frustrated fans demand Motorola make good on promise, deliver unlocked bootloaders
01.06.12

Frustrated fans demand Motorola make good on promise, deliver unlocked bootloaders

Like HTC and Sony Ericsson, Motorola had previously committed itself to deliver products with unl...

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12.28.11
HTC updates bootloader unlock utility to support latest Android lineup
12.28.11

HTC updates bootloader unlock utility to support latest Android lineup

It wasn't long ago that HTC's bootloader unlock utility hit the masses, thereby righting the comp...

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11.03.11
Galaxy Nexus gets rooted, forums burst into applause
11.03.11

Galaxy Nexus gets rooted, forums burst into applause

To root or not to root -- that's never really been a question for Nexus owners. Google's purebred A...

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10.24.11
Motorola RAZR open for unlocked bootloader business, if the carrier says so
10.24.11

Motorola RAZR open for unlocked bootloader business, if the carrier says so

Promises, promises. Motorola wasn't exactly fibbing when it said all future phones would ship wit...

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10.02.11
Sony Ericsson lends hand to FreeXperia devs, shows love for CyanogenMod 7.1
10.02.11

Sony Ericsson lends hand to FreeXperia devs, shows love for CyanogenMod 7.1

Turns out, Sony Ericsson is really coming around to the understanding that Android phones are not...

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08.15.11
HTC's bootloader unlock process goes live, Sensation prepares for custom ROM glory
08.15.11

HTC's bootloader unlock process goes live, Sensation prepares for custom ROM glory

Today is turning out to be a great day for the Android set, what with news of the Google / Moto d...

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