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8 months later, I finally rooted my Verizon Galaxy Nexus because WugFresh makes it too easy not to

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Rooting my phone and then flashing a custom ROM is something I’ve done on every Android device – except my Galaxy Nexus until 16 hours ago. The Nexus was the first phone I’ve ever used to provide access to ev…

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Android Apps

Google Now hack enables use on rooted devices with AOSP ROM’s (US English only)

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I have a love affair going on with Google Now. Though the Nexus 7 and Jelly Bean as a whole got all the headlines at I/O last week, Google’s new voice search and command feature has easily become my favorite a…

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Android Hacks

HTC’s G2 gets rooted in record time

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This is just the obligatory post for any new Android device that gets its root on. It looks like our beloved XDA-Developers have gotten their hands on a G2 and already have rooted the little guy. The root as of now i…

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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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Reviews

PMF v2.1 is a “no-frills” Android 2.2 stock ROM for DROID 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 Increidble forums at xda-developers.com you can get your hands on some pret…

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Samsung

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 and Samsung Galaxy S have been rooted

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Today was a productive day among Android developers who like to hack away at phones. Earlier this morning, the Samsung Galaxy S achieved root status, just a couple of weeks after being released. The Sony Ericss…

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HTC EVO 4G gets rooted before public release after Google gave them out at Google I/O

Android Phones

HTC EVO 4G gets rooted before public release after Google gave them out at Google I/O

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Google was kind enough to give out an HTC EVO 4G to all of the attendees during last weeks Google I/O conference and it seems as if several of those lucky individuals took the time since to get down and dirty. Yup, th…

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CyanogenMod brings Android 2.1 to G1/Magic owners (root only)

Android Hacks

CyanogenMod brings Android 2.1 to G1/Magic owners (root only)

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CyanogenMod has been the go-to ROM for Android users brave enough to root their phone, especially among novice users who rooted once the process became much easier last year. Cyanogen is once again turning hea…

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HTC Desire ROM loaded onto a Nexus One already

Android Phones

HTC Desire ROM loaded onto a Nexus One already

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The HTC Desire and Nexus One have similar physical builds and specs, so it’s no surprise that someone would try to load one ROM on the other, in this case porting the Sense-powered Desire ROM created by HTC…

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Sprint branded HTC Hero gets rooted

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Sprint branded HTC Hero gets rooted

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I honestly have no intention of rooting my HTC Hero, personally I am happy with the standard Sense UI that HTC offers me. But with that I am sure there is at least someone who will be happy to hear that the Sprint bran…

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