Rooting

10.26.12
DMCA update shuts down new phone unlocking next year, allows rooting (but not for tablets)
10.26.12

DMCA update shuts down new phone unlocking next year, allows rooting (but not for tablets)

And so it passed that Congress didst layeth its blessing on the jailbreaking and rooting of all ma...

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08.09.12
Verizon's Galaxy S III gets global roaming workaround, packs its bags
08.09.12

Verizon's Galaxy S III gets global roaming workaround, packs its bags

What's the point of owning Samsung's shiny new flagship if you can't take it on tour? Well, prior...

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08.09.12
Galaxy Note 10.1 just hitting shelves, already said to be rooted
08.09.12

Galaxy Note 10.1 just hitting shelves, already said to be rooted

Only two days after Samsung announced the availability of the Galaxy Note 10.1 (and its source cod...

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07.05.12
CyanogenMod's Steve Kondik and crew talk Android hacking in Google I/O video
07.05.12

CyanogenMod's Steve Kondik and crew talk Android hacking in Google I/O video

If you've ever slapped a CyanogenMod ROM on your Android phone instead of waiting months or longer...

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05.16.12
Google Music users granted de-authentication reprieve as company retools activation system
05.16.12

Google Music users granted de-authentication reprieve as company retools activation system

Google Music users learned of a frightful new policy this morning that dictates a user may de-auth...

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05.16.12
PSA: Google Music allows four device de-authorizations per year, rooters beware
05.16.12

PSA: Google Music allows four device de-authorizations per year, rooters beware

Just when you thought you could go on rooting and switching ROMs with impunity, it turns out you c...

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03.08.12
HTC One X gets rooted before retail debut
03.08.12

HTC One X gets rooted before retail debut

You didn't think the modders that form the very underpinnings of Android's base would let a little...

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03.07.12
SetCPU gets an ICS-like overhaul, makes overclocking easier to do
03.07.12

SetCPU gets an ICS-like overhaul, makes overclocking easier to do

Rooting has gotten a bit easier in Android land as of late, what with certain OEM's getting officia...

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01.05.12
ClockworkMod gets touched for the very first time on a Galaxy Nexus (video)
01.05.12

ClockworkMod gets touched for the very first time on a Galaxy Nexus (video)

If you've ever fussed with a bootloader on Android before, you probably know of ClockworkMod: t...

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