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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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04.27.13
Google releases Glass kernel GPL source, lets developers have at it
04.27.13

Google releases Glass kernel GPL source, lets developers have at it

While our own Tim Stevens is currently adapting to life with Google Glass, developers are going be...

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04.26.13
Developers gain root access on Google Glass, not yet sure what to do with it
04.26.13

Developers gain root access on Google Glass, not yet sure what to do with it

Access to Google's Glass headsets is still limited to a lucky few, but that's more than enough to...

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04.26.13
Root exploit unearthed for Snapdragon-based Galaxy S 4
04.26.13

Root exploit unearthed for Snapdragon-based Galaxy S 4

Inventory delays may stifle prospective Galaxy S 4 owners, but such pesky hurdles appear to have l...

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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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12.19.12
Samsung acknowledges Exynos security issue, promises update 'as quickly as possible'
12.19.12

Samsung acknowledges Exynos security issue, promises update 'as quickly as possible'

It may have taken longer than we would have liked, but Samsung has finally confirmed that it's awa...

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12.16.12
Security exploit opens Samsung Galaxy S III, Note II to attack, could let apps from Google Play write to Kernel
12.16.12

Security exploit opens Samsung Galaxy S III, Note II to attack, could let apps from Google Play write to Kernel

Amid the XDA community's ongoing quest to root every Android handset it comes across, one forum us...

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12.03.12
Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note II now open to pleasures of the rooted kind
12.03.12

Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note II now open to pleasures of the rooted kind

Shame you can't do anything about that obnoxious home button branding, but thanks to the folks ove...

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