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New Malware Roots Android Remotely

New Malware Roots Android Remotely

Thinking about rooting your Android? You might not have a choice if your phone is exposed to a malicious new program nicknamed “GingerBreak”. Click through to find out how this program works and what you can do to protect yourself. The GingerBreak exploit has been added to the updated version of a known malicious Android program named Legacy Native. GingerBreak gains access to the infected phone’s root permissions without...

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What Can A Rooted Android Do?

What Can A Rooted Android Do?

What can a rooted Android do that a non-rooted Android can’t? Click through to find out some of the benefits of rooting your Android. Here are some things you can only do with a rooted Android: Get Custom ROMs ROM stands for Read Only Memory. Custom Android ROMs refer to versions of the core Android OS that have been modified by developers. If you can find a ROM you trust, the benefits include more frequent updates (that catch bugs...

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Android Skins: What They Are & Why You Should Avoid Them

Android Skins: What They Are & Why You Should Avoid Them

Android skins are custom software running on top of the core Android OS. Android skins are usually developed and installed by cell phone manufacturers. They were intended as a way for CPM’s to further differentiate their products, but they have become another form of bloatware. Click through to find out why you should avoid Android skins. Problem 1: Skins delay Android OS Updates Waiting for the latest delicious-sounding version of...

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Android Rooting With SuperOneClick

Android Rooting With SuperOneClick

SuperOneClick allows you to root your Android in one click (hence the name). SuperOneClick is a Windows/Linux based application that runs on you desktop/laptop. Click through to find out more about one click rooting. Here’s a list of devices that have been confirmed to work with SuperOneClick: ·         Acer Liquid Metal ·         Dell Streak ·         HTC Magic (Sapphire) 32B ·         HTC...

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Should I Root My Android?

Should I Root My Android?

As an Android owner, you have probably heard a lot of talk about “rooting” your phone. Some might claim that you can’t get the full Android experience without rooting, but there are risks involved too. Click through for some things to consider before you root. It will void your warranty/insurance Most cell phone manufacturers/carriers disable root for your own good–if you’re uninformed it could really mess...

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Android Rooting Terms Explained

Android Rooting Terms Explained

Here is a list of the most useful terms related to Android rooting and what they mean. Rooting might seem like a complicated process, but these terms will help explain it. Root: gaining “root access” to your Android, which grants advanced privileges and lets you access all of the folders ROM: a modified versions of Android–a hacked version of the OS with extra features or different functionality Flash: flashing is...

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