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How to unlock the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 Bootloader to root

For those of you who have received your Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 devices and are anxious to begin tinkering with them then you’ll need to unlock the Bootloader. Whilst

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Lollipop root without a custom kernel is now available in Beta

As of version 2.27 of Chainfire’s SuperSU, you no longer need a modified kernel to gain root on Lollipop devices. It is in Beta, and Chainfire does warn that you

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Chainfire releases CF-Auto-Roots for all Nexus devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop

The all-new Android operating system, 5.0 Lollipop, was officially released on November 3rd and it has already been rooted. While rooting has been available for Nexus devices running Lollipop ever

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Root your Nexus 9 using the Chainfire method

You want root on your Nexus 9, you got it ! Well known XDA developer and Android modder Chainfire has been up to his old tricks again, this time he’s

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Bounty for first person to root Verizon/AT&T Galaxy Note 4 over $4285+

The need for a Galaxy Note 4 root has reached new levels over at the XDA Forums as members have set up a bounty to encourage someone to come forward

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Root Nexus 5 Running Android 5.0 Lollipop With SuperSU

The Nexus 5 running the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop software can now be rooted using a SuperSU package, formed from the Android 5.0 SDK with a build number of LPX13D.

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Root your LG G3 with one-click using Stump Root for any US Carrier

Whilst a handful of tools already exist to root the LG G3, no one tool has been created that has been able to root the device agnostic of carrier, the

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Enable Android screen mirroring to Chromecast on your rooted device

Google just flipped the switch to allow Android screen mirroring to Chomecast for a few devices, but if you don’t have one currently supported, you’ve been pretty much out of

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Get the new Android “L” keyboard on your Android 4.0+ device (root NOT required)

Earlier today Thomas already explained how you can get the new Material Design keyboard from Android “L” to your device. You could do that for any device but you couldn’t

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Install the new Material Design keyboard from Android L, root required

If you have a Nexus 5 or 7 you can install the Android L Developer Preview, but if you don’t have either of those devices or want to stay on

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Root an Xperia Z2 without unlocking its bootloader

Although Sony embraces the Android community and offers a tool to unlock the bootloader on Xperia devices, which you can then gain root, doing so disables certain features. If you

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Easily root your AT&T or Verizon Galaxy S5 with Geohot’s towelroot

If you’ve been waiting for a way to root your AT&T or Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5, the wait is over. Today developer George Hotz, aka Geohot, released a solution that’s

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Nokia X gets rooted bringing custom ROM and Google Services

One of the best things about Android is the customisation options available. So when the Nokia X was announced only for it to be confirmed there would be no Google

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Root the Moto X (all carriers)

Root (and unroot) your Motorola Moto X XDA

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Qualcomm-based Samsung Galaxy S4 models now have root

If you’re a hacker / cracker / modder / rooter, then you’ll be interested in hearing this. Now that AT&T and Sprint are carrying the Samsung Galaxy S4, XDA user┬ádjrbliss