Android Hacks

How To – Unroot AT&T Galaxy S3 Flash Stock UCDLK3 firmware

So you got the Galaxy S3 eventually, and couldn’t wait to root it as soon as the first Root exploit for the device was out. And now there is a brand new OTA update from AT&T that all your friends have been raving about and how their phones just got a whole lot smoother after applying it. Or you need ...

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Alternative way to Unroot Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (Verizon)

Sometimes while installing custom ROMs and Tweaks, the device gets bricked and it doesn’t even turn ON. This is the most painful time an Android user can ever have and the only solution to the issue is flashing the stock firmware. Luckily, for the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (Verizon) users, the stock firmware images have become available allowing users to ...

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How To – Install TWRP Recovery on the T-Mobile Galaxy S3

So you finally decided to give up waiting for the LG Nexus 4 to come back in stock on Google Play, and went ahead and took advantage of  T-Mobile’s Online Sale to get yourself a shiny new Samsung Galaxy S3. Although it is already more than six months old, it is still an extremely capable device equipped to rub shoulders ...

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hard bricked Galaxy s3

So… I Managed to Hard Brick My Galaxy S3 – Did I Survive?

Yes… I realize you are already typing away on your keyboard “But Paul, You said it’s nearly IMPOSSIBLE to brick a device.” Hold your horses buddy… I said nearly impossible, not just impossible, and yes, this is a story of me falling into that unfortunate nearly category. Time for Flashbacks It was just your average Sunday afternoon. I was bored out of ...

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All-in-one Toolkits out for the HTC Desire V, HTC Desire S and HTC Explorer

Terms like rooting, flashing, perm-root, bootloader unlock and the likes could come across as pretty overwhelming to the inexperienced Android user looking for more from his/her device. Not to mention that terrifying term brick which almost always accompanies all of the terms I just mentioned above, as a caveat. A few years ago, rooting an Android device used to be a lot more ...

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Directory Bind – move the bulky apps/games to external memory

Are you tired of being bound by the stupid restrictions put in by your smartphone manufacturers? Are you fed up how you cannot move some applications and games to external microSD card? Are you spending more time in memory management than enjoying your awesome Android phone? Well fear not dear readers, Directory Bind will solve all your problems (won’t mow ...

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