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Android Hacks

Rooting tool ‘unrevoked 3.3′ released, allows SLCD HTC Incredible to be rooted

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Yes, they are at it again. The unrevoked team that has brought you all your fancy-shmancy rooting tools and options has just upgraded their infamous unrevoked tool to version 3.3. The newest version supports t…

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ROMs

myn’s TwoPointTwo just makes Sense [ROM Reviews]

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In the past month, I’ve shown video reviews for several apps and wallpapers, but viewers seem to be more interested in learning about the slick elements of the ROM shown in those videos. From the all-blac…

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Android Hacks

Nexus S rooted in less time than it takes to read this headline

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The Nexus S debuted officially today, and its a really good phone by most accounts. But like so many Android phones before it, the Nexus S has already been rooted within the short period following its release. Ko…

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Android News

Gingerbread ROMs Already Made for Eris and Evo

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It never takes the guys over at XDA very long, does it? First, we saw the Gingerbread keyboard pulled out and packaged for rooted phones. Now, we’re already getting Gingerbread ROMS coming out. Keep in mi…

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Android Hacks

CyanogenMod 6 RC available for T-Mobile G2 and Desire Z

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CyanogenMod has made its way to the T-Mobile G2 and HTC Desire Z. One week after the T-Mobile G2 and Desire Z obtained permanent root, the best reason to hack open these device cousins is now available for your dow…

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Android Hacks

Not so fast G2; myTouch 4G gains “permanent” root too

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And just as the G2 gained a permanent root earlier today, the T-Mobile myTouch 4G was not far behind it. So, this will of course open the floodgates for modders, ROM cookers, and other hackery to take place on one o…

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Android Hacks

T-Mobile G2 gets rooted…permanently

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The radio in my local Quizno’s just played “You Can’t Keep A Good Man Down,” and there couldn’t be a song more fitting to make this announcement: The T-Mobile G2 has permanent r…

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T-Mobile

T-Mobile responds to G2 rooting controversy

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Earlier this week, we reported that T-Mobile and HTC shipped the new G2 with fail-safe that prevents users from obtaining permanent root. Though it’s possible to root the device temporarily, all chang…

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Uncategorized

DEBUNKED? T-Mobile G2 has chip that prevents permanent root [UPDATE]

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UPDATE: Earlier this morning, New America linked to and XDA thread in which members complained of the G2 being unable to maintain root because the phone reinstalled the firmware after every boot. It was sugges…

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Android Hacks

How to load ROM’s or themes on an HTC EVO (root only)

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Quite a few folks on our YouTube channel have noticed that the EVO I’ve shown in recent videos does not look like what you typically find. That’s because I purposely altered my phone to look differe…

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Tools

LCD Density Changer super-sizes your screen (Root only)

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It’s not enough for some people to have large screens; some want to pack in a few extra pixels and expand their viewing space even further. LCD Density Changer can increase how much space is available on th…

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Android Hacks

CyanogenMod-6.0 is available for select devices

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CyanogenMod-6.0, a popular community-built distribution of Android 2.2, has its official version out today for download. If your Android device is rooted and there is a final build available you can install…

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Tools

PicMe sends live Android screenshots to your desktop (root only)

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ShootMe is a great app if you’re trying to take screenshots on your rooted Android phone. Shake the phone, take a picture, and mount your SD card to transfer it onto the computer. That’s simple enou…

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Android Hacks

New CyanogenMod 6 release canidates make their way to your rooted HTCs and DROIDs

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If you have rooted an Android phone in the past or have one in your possession now you have probably heard of the infamous CyanogenMod ROM. CyanogenMod is based off of the stock Android operating system allowing…

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ROMs

Sky Raider 2.2 (Vanilla) is a stable, “Senseless” ROM for HTC Incredible [ROM Reviews]

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So, you have a newly rooted DROID Incredible with the help of the new unrEVOked tool and you want to know what’s next? Over at the Incredible forums at xda-developers.com you can get your hands on some pret…

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