Rooting Android News

From the Forums: Yellow Screen of Death, ubiquitous wireless char...

If you haven’t checked out Android Forums this week, you’ve really been missing out. Below we give you just a small sampling of threads you...

HTC One M7 gets port of Android L developer preview

HTC One M7 users: want to test Android L ahead of its official launch and don't mind putting up with a bug or 1,000?...

Chainfire SuperSU root app updated for Android L preview

The Android L preview is as easy to root as you'd expect, but for those who prefer one-click solutions it hasn't been happy days....

Rooted users can now get the Android L navigation bar with this X...

Want the Android L soft navigation bar (on-screen buttons) for your device without Android L? You're in luck... well, so long as you're rooted...

Download: 61 Android L apps, keyboard, wallpapers, bootanimation ...

The Android L developers' preview may have been released yesterday, but unless you own a Nexus 5 or Nexus 7 2013, you likely weren't...

Make it rain on tons of smartphones with Geohot’s new root ...

George Hotz -- the mastermind developer who made Sony so mad with his PS3 hacking antics that they pursued legal action -- has returned...

HTC One M8, M7, and other Google Play editions receive Android 4....

Android 4.4.3 arrives on a handful of Motorola and Google Play edition devices. Oh, and HTC posted the kernel source for the GPe...

Android 4.4.3 factory images now available for Nexus 4, 5, 7, and...

Android 4.4.3 factory images and drivers now available for the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 (2013 + 214), and Nexus 10. It's also...

xda:devcon 2014 announced, get your early bird registration now

XDA-Developers recently announced their second annual developers conference and are now accepting early bird registration for attendees and taking bids for conference speakers.

Warning: next Android update might break quite a few root apps

In way more words and technical explanations than I'm comfortable repeating here, Chainfire has given developers of root apps an ominous warning. According to...

Moto E now supported by Motorola’s Bootloader Unlock progra...

Let the development begin: Moto E has officially been added to Motorola's Bootloader Unlock program. Opens up so many new possibilities for this affordable...

You can turn you Oppo Find 7a into a OnePlus One with CyanogenMod...

We've known for a while now that the Oppo Find 7a and the OnePlus One were close cousins, sharing the same production facilities and...

HTC One M8 receives CyanogenMod nightlies for nearly every versio...

One of the main things folks with the HTC One M8 were looking for when S-OFF was achieved were fully custom ROMs like CyanogenMod,...

Verizon Wireless Samsung Galaxy S5 Developer Edition now availabl...

If you're looking for an off-contract Samsung Galaxy S5 for Verizon, you may want to consider the easy-to-root Developer Edition -- now available direct...

CyanogenMod announces plans for CM11 stable; faster updates in th...

CyanogenMod has announced plans for CM 11 stable. The M-series builds have served as a "stable" release channel for some time now, are aimed...