Android Hacks

How to install a custom kernel on your Galaxy Gear

While the Galaxy S4 and Note 3 did sell quite well and managed to snag the well-deserved media attention, the same couldn’t be said about the Galaxy Gear smart watch. Sure it was an innovation by standard but the hefty price and pointlessness made it quite redundant. So much so that personally I don’t know any person who got the ...

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How to root Oppo N1 in a safe manner

While big OEMs have dominated the Android smartphone market for quite a long time with their flagships, every now and then innovation comes from a small company. A prime example of this would be of the Oppo N1, a device which brought innovation by introducing a smartphone with a rotatable camera, making it possible for users to use a 13 ...

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How to flash a custom ROM onto your Moto G

For those of you who remember, Moto G was quite the popular device in the budget category during the last quarter of 2013. Mainly because the device even managed to give Nexus 4 a run for its money and also because of the fact that Motorola was after all a company owned by Google. Of course, that being said, the ...

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How to flash a custom recovery on your Moto G

For those of you who remember, Moto G was quite the popular device in the budget category during the last quarter of 2013. Mainly because the device even managed to give Nexus 4 a run for its money and also because of the fact that Motorola was after all a company owned by Google. Of course, that being said, the ...

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How to root Sony Xperia Z1 Compact

Usually it takes quite some time for developers to release a custom recovery or root instructions for newly released devices, however sometimes there are surprising circumstances and some devices get a working and stable custom recovery which allows for easier root access to those phones. Such is the case with the newly released Sony Xperia Z1 Compact. The devices was ...

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How to install custom recovery in Sony Xperia Z1 Compact

Usually it takes quite some time for developers to release a custom recovery for newly released devices, however sometimes there are surprising circumstances and some devices get a working and stable custom recovery within weeks of their launch. Such is the case with the newly released Sony Xperia Z1 Compact. The devices was unveiled at this year’s CES (almost a ...

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How to protect your Android phone from Windows malwares

For those of you who are tech literate, terms like cross platform viruses is nothing new as quite often hackers and “activists” tend to transform viruses made for some other OS (mostly Windows) to other OS such as Android. We have seen examples of this in the past with the auto run virus that executed itself automatically whenever you connected ...

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