• Root access, custom recovery now available for Nexus 5X

    It’s only been weeks since we’ve finally gotten to meet Google’s new line of Nexus smartphones – the smaller (but probably just as robust and effective) of the pair is the LG-made Google Nexus 5X. Compared to Huawei’s

    October 26, 2015 • Views: 2413

  • New Universal ADB driver works for 522 devices

    For people who regularly tweak their Android devices, the ADB driver (Android Debug Bridge) is an essential element of gaining control over what goes on with the connection between the device you’re tweaking and your computer.

    July 2, 2015 • Views: 626

  • Android Tool for Mac allows ADB-like tasks from Mac OS

    Nod slowly if you agree with us, that this seems like the oddest of pairs – an Android mobile device and a Mac laptop or desktop. But it happens in the real world, so tools need to be developed for this special partnership

    May 5, 2015 • Views: 269

  • ADB for Chrome is getting a bunch of cool updates

    For Android power users and those who like tinkering and tweaking with their mobile device’s operating system, the Android Debug Bridge (ADB) is nothing but essential. The downside, there’s hardly any GUI to work with and

    May 5, 2015 • Views: 83

  • Universal ADB Helper is an easy tweaking tool for newbies

    Tweaking and modding your Android device usually starts out with the desire to personalize some bits and elements of your device’s Android operating system. Usually, gaining root access would be a gateway to this, usually done

    January 27, 2015 • Views: 347

  • ADB Tools allows your device to connect with ADB over wifi

    This is a constant issue for those who like to tweak their Android devices just so – the one where you need to connect your device to ADB (Android Debug Bridge) and you have to look for a spare USB cable to be able to do that.

    December 8, 2014 • Views: 157

  • Connect your smartphone to the PC wirelessly with ADB WiFi

    More often than not, you still need your wires to plug in your smartphone to your desktop computer or your laptop, either to sync it, transfer big files or sometimes, even to charge it. But for those times when you're missing

    November 18, 2014 • Views: 236

  • Koush reveals ADB GUI extension for Chrome

    Google provides a very powerful Android Debug Bridge (ADB) tool for interacting with an Android device, but the default interface is a rather geeky and, for some, a tad arcane. Koushik "koush" Dutta has just pre-announced a new

    August 25, 2014 • Views: 392

  • Universal ADB driver for Windows released by Koush

    Those who have rooted their Android device likely know the term ADB. That same group likely also knows that those ADB drivers often come with some headaches in terms of having the process run through with nothing in terms of

    April 8, 2013 • Views: 861

  • Simple Android pattern lock workaround discovered

    Here's some good news for those who frequently forget their pattern to unlock their phones: a developer on the XDA forums has discovered a relatively simple workaround for pattern-locked devices. This workaround requires just a

    August 16, 2012 • Views: 307