• ClockworkMod Superuser app released as an open-source beta

    Koushik Dutta has released his latest app. We suspect many will be familiar with that name, he is associated with ClockworkMod and also recently released Carbon. On Carbon, he is responsible for the backup app, not the Twitter

    February 25, 2013 • Views: 382

  • Using FROST to attack a Galaxy Nexus

    Let us offer this warning up front, while this is possible, it is certainly not something that the average user necessarily needs to be worried about happening. To begin with, the phone that is the subject of the attack ideally

    February 15, 2013 • Views: 485

  • Samsung confirms Galaxy S III hack is already patched

    A somewhat disturbing and malicious hack was recently discovered that essentially allowed hackers multiple ways to completely wipe your Samsung Galaxy S III (and other Galaxy devices) using a simple line of code all remotely.

    September 26, 2012 • Views: 452

  • Some Samsung handsets vulnerable to factory wipe hack

    It looks like there’s bad news on the Samsung front today, as it’s been discovered by security researchers that a single line of malicious code can factory wipe a handful of Samsung smartphones. This means that

    September 25, 2012 • Views: 528

  • Superfine mod comes to Samsung Galaxy S III

    We think that the Samsung Galaxy S III has a nice camera as it is with the 8-megapixel resolution and decent optics. However, that’s not saying we would like to see better resolution and higher image quality for still shots

    June 6, 2012 • Views: 482

  • Temple Run on Android tweaked for older devices

    So the super hit sensation game Temple Run was finally released for Android yesterday, with great excitement and tons of happy Android users. Sadly many of you quickly realized your phone was too old or was not officially

    March 28, 2012 • Views: 1781

  • Wildfire S controls crazy human-assisted wings

    If you haven’t neglected your classical education, you’ve surely heard of the legend of Daedalus and Icarus, who escaped their island prison by building wings out of feathers and wax. Things didn’t end up so

    March 20, 2012 • Views: 358

  • Google pushes security fixes for Wallet, Google+, and Authenticator

    A few weeks back, a Google Wallet vulnerability was found making both rooted and untampered devices with the application vulnerable to hackers. The crack exposed the PIN within seconds, and was since temporarily patched by

    February 29, 2012 • Views: 585

  • Sony’s Google TV gets root and unsigned kernels

    Now that Logitech’s out of the game and Google’s new partners seem more interested in promoting their own Smart TV regimes, Sony remains one of the few Google TV promoters left. And considering that the Revue still

    February 20, 2012 • Views: 1487

  • Security hole found in all GSM networks by hacker

    During a hacking convention in Berlin conducted by Germany’s Security Research Labs, a hacker discovered a security hole within the GSM mobile network. In Mr. Karsten Nohl’s own words:

    December 27, 2011 • Views: 774