Tag: root

SamFAIL method gives root access to Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Snapdragon variant

So you just got what is probably the best Android phone in the world for now – the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – and...

Chainfire quits SuperSU, consultant until February 24

Around two years ago, Chainfire sold SuperSU to Chinese company CCMT, which prompted a lot of questions from the Android aftermarket community. Chainfire was...

Magisk now supports Pixel devices, easy root access now available for Pixel users

For people who want to gain root access to their phones, the app called Magisk has been a boon. The app has been able...

The LG V30’s wonderful camera app ported to the LG G6, root needed

LG’s latest flagship phablet, the LG V30 is more camera-centric than the smaller LG G6. That’s not to say that the G6’s camera is...

Root access now for Samsung Galaxy S8+ Snapdragon variant, still no bootloader unlock

This will be a bit of good news for people who own the Snapdragon variants of the Samsung Galaxy S8+ (and a little joy...

SUhide Lite is an app that hides your phone’s root status

SuperSU has been one of the most popular pieces of Android software for tweaking and customizing your device to your heart’s content. This was...

OnePlus 5, Honor 8 Pro gets rooted, now has TWRP

Well, that was quick. The OnePlus 5 has been out for a tad over a week and now we’re hearing the infinitely good news...

Chainfire releases SuperSU 2.82 beta for the latest Android O Developer Preview

Google recently outed Android O Developer Preview 3, and little by little, it’s getting traction from the hard core Android O early adopters and...

Tasker: Going deeper into automation with root access

We’ve gone on a Tasker binge the past few days, giving you an overview of what Tasker is and showing you what you can...

Chainfire recommends SuperSU 2.79 for Xperia devices

Over the last couple of days, some of SuperSU’s users have complained that version 2.80 and 2.81 of the popular rooting app have caused...

SafetyNet integrates with Google Play Console, app developers have choice not to show app...

Last week, there was an uproar in the aftermarket development community when the Netflix app would not appear in Google Play Store search queries...

Rooted Google Pixel, Pixel XL lose root access with May security update, Chainfir details...

Google has just released the Android Security Bulletin for May, and it did something unexpected with Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones rooted using...