Tag: bootloader

Aura Slate is a mod-friendly Android tablet on the cheap

Between the hubbub over the Eee Pad Transformer Prime's locked bootloader and the continuing fervor surrounding Motorola's locked down models, the ability for end users to...

ASUS confirms bootloader unlock tool coming this February

ASUS has just issued a quick and timely update stating when we will be seeing the bootloader unlock tool for their popular quad-core Transformer...

Hardware mod bypasses Nook Tablet’s locked bootloader

This one is not for the faint of heart. After Barnes & Noble released the upgraded Nook Tablet in November, early buyers were surprised...

Motorola enthusiasts approach their limit – bootloaders still locked

Earlier this year, Motorola had pledged to unlock the bootloaders on every one of their devices before 2011 year's end. Well that didn't happen....

Asus US: Transformer Prime getting ICS January 12th, unlocked bootloader later

It's been quite a tumultuous 24 hours for Asus, as user complaints about the high-end Eee Pad Transformer Prime have mounted. The main concern...

Asus responds to Transformer Prime GPS and bootloader issues: deal with it

There's been a lot of negative feedback from early adopters of the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime, first over some poor GPS performance, then...

ASUS Transformer Prime: The “Unlock Our Bootloader” petition

Earlier, we were informed ASUS decided to ship the Transformer Prime with a 128-bit locked bootloader. Many users were outraged by this bit of...

Transformer Prime users upset over 128-bit locked bootloader

There's nothing to take the wind out of a new flagship device's sales like a big power-user buzzkill. A considerable amount of drama came...

HTC Thunderbolt gets the HTCDev unlock treatment

HTC has been busy adding devices and support for their bootloader unlocking program and just yesterday announced that all devices released after September 2011...

HTC Jetstream gets permanent root and CWM recovery

Make no mistake: the HTC Jetstream is an awesome 10-inch tablet. And it might have a considerable following at this point, if it weren't for the...

All new HTC phones get unlockable bootloaders, don’t ask Verizon or AT&T

Earlier today we reported that HTC's official bootloader unlock program on HTCDev.com had been updated to work with the Evo View 4G and the...

HTC adds MyTouch 4G Slide and Evo View 4G to unlock tool

HTC won some major brownie point with the modder community when it released an official bootloader unlock tool this fall, though the selection of...