• HTC Thunderbolt Full Root and Bootloader Unlock Instructions

    Uh Oh, looks like HTC has failed again. For some odd reason all these manufacturers insist on trying to lock down these devices. I think they should just embrace the custom ROM and hacker community. After all it’s extremely

    March 19, 2011 • Views: 1552

  • Motorola ATRIX 4G rooted before release

    The full system dump was only the start of things; Motorola’s ATRIX 4G isn’t on shelves yet, but the smartphone has apparently already been rooted. The handiwork of developer DesignGears, the full instructions –

    February 19, 2011 • Views: 401

  • HTC EVO Shift 4G Permaroot by bcnice20 and Pals

    The smaller brother of the EVO crew, HTC EVO Shift 4G, has just received its first permaroot. This is thanks to the crew over at XDA Developers Forums, in particular bcnice20 and some dev friends of his or hers (Joeykrim,

    January 28, 2011 • Views: 420

  • ShootMe Screenshot App on Android – Root or No Root?

    We’ve been really pumped up and excited about having found ShootMe since we first happened upon it in early December 2010. We added it to SlashApps of course, then noting the fact that although the app said that all users

    January 21, 2011 • Views: 1253

  • NOOKcolor Overclocked to 950Mhz STABLE, 1Ghz CHOKIN

    Behold the awesome saga of NOOKcolor. When I first set eyes on the ol’ NC first, (see those posts here,) I thought she was an OK reader, but she had a lot of potential that was going to waste. Sure enough not 2 days after I

    January 14, 2011 • Views: 318

  • NOOKcolor can now use Android Market (If you’re Rooted, that is)

    Remember back at the tail end of November when those superstars over at XDA rooted the NOOKcolor? Remember how basic it was and all they really had on there was Angry Birds (what else do you need?) Well now there’s

    December 13, 2010 • Views: 343

  • Motorola Defy Rooted

    Oh you love that lovely dunkable Motorola Defy, don’t you? You’d never do anything to harm it, even if you could! You’d never – what’s that? You want to root it so you can go wild with it? Well then!

    December 1, 2010 • Views: 374

  • Changing LCD Density on a Rooted Samsung Galaxy Tab (Make More Room!)

    The brilliant Jenn K. Lee of Pocketables has whipped up several methods for you to make the most of your Samsung Galaxy Tab, in a very visual way. The Samsung Galaxy Tab has, as you know, a 7-inch, 1024 x 600 resolution screen,

    November 18, 2010 • Views: 1200

  • Still Technically Unannounced, Droid 2 Global Already Bootstrapped and Rooted

    Get your shovels out! Droid 2 Global, arriving at customers doors early already, has also already been Bootstrapped and Rooted. Of course, this is all done with same or similar methods already found out there in the wild, methods

    November 11, 2010 • Views: 226

  • Permanent Root for G2

    Hooray for XDA! XDA Developers forum member unforgiven512 has just posted a comprehensive list guide on how you, too, can permanently root your T-Mobile G2. It’s scary, it’s hairy, and it can permanently brick your

    November 9, 2010 • Views: 504