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Some Pixel 2 devices can’t have the bootloader unlocked

One of the main draws about a device made by Google is the ability to unlock the bootloader to have the freedom to root...

ZTE unlocks bootloader for the Axon 7

Good news hackers! ZTE has officially made it possible for users to unlock the bootloader for the Axon 7 and Axon Pro!The Z-Community has...

Here’s how to bring Sony credentials to the Xperia Z5 with an unlocked bootloader

Sony has always made it pretty easy to unlock the bootloader of their Xperia devices to allow custom recovery and ROMs to be installed,...

ASUS ZenFone 2 bootloader gets unofficially unlocked

For those of us who like tinkering with our devices - you know, rooting, custom ROM's - then owners of the ASUS ZenFone 2...

Use this workaround to get back the DRM functions that unlocking your Sony Xperia...

One of the prices you pay for unlocking the bootloader of your Sony Xperia device is that you lose the DRM keys baked into...

LG are working on solution to unlock the G3′s bootloader

A owner of an LG G3 took it upon themselves to query LG as to if the handset's bootloader would ever be unlocked. Well,...

Steve “Cyanogen” Kondik confirms bootloader is locked on AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4

According to Steve Kondik in a recent Google+ update, the AT&T Galaxy S4 is confirmed to have a locked bootloader. In his post, he...

Verizon HTC Droid DNA bootloader gets unlocked method

Alright, android guys and gals (see what I did there? Chuckle...), grab your hacker hats and geek gloves. If you've got an HTC Droid...

Motorola enables bootloader unlocking for supported devices, root users rejoice

Motorola hasn't always had the best track record when it comes to bootloaders and rootable devices, but they're apparently jumping on the open Android...

Verizon says Galaxy SIII bootloader will be unlocked via OTA update [UPDATED: FALSE]

 EDIT: It turns out that Verizon customer service was misinformed, and the bootloaders will NOT be unlocked via an OTA (or any other) update....

Motorola says Atrix HD to have encrypted bootloader, needed to ‘meet requirements’

You know, you would think that, at this point, Manufacturers would get the point about locking down their bootloaders. It makes devs mad, it...

Verizon Samsung Galaxy S III to come in “developer edition” for $599, comes with...

Now that Verizon has admitted that their iteration of the Samsung Galaxy S III will come with a locked bootloader, there are a lot...

Nexus Q gets the XDA treatment: root it, unlock it, ROM it, love it

When the Nexus Q was first announced by Google, it was no secret that they were encouraging hackers to get their hands on it....

HTCDEV Announces Official Bootloader Unlock on Six More Handsets

Installing custom software is a large part of the Android ecosystem. Obtaining root, flashing custom recoveries and ROMs are a way of life for...

Several HTC Desire models get unlocked bootloader

HTC was noted a while back that they would unlock all their bootloaders. Today, they took a big step in that direction by unlocking...
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