Rooting

What you can do with your rooted device

Nexus S 4G Running Ice Cream Sandwich

For those of you who can’t wait to take a bite of that Android ice cream sandwich, here’s a video of it working pretty smoothly. It’s not buttery smooth, but it’s the best working version I’ve seen. httpv://youtu.be/Z2uW7txxVjM Download it here via Android Central.

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Freshen Up Your Android Device’s Fonts with Type Fresh

You’ve had your Android smartphone for a while but it’s getting kind of stale, right? You could change your background, get a new text tone, a new launcher, yada yada yada…but you’ve already done all that.  Well changing the fonts across your system is a quick and easy way to make your phone feel like…

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How Google Wallet Works…and Get Your Free $10 (Seriously, FREE $10!)

Within the past few days Google has released a 2.3.7 update to its Nexus S/ Nexus 4G devices. By utilizing the built in NFC chips housed in the back of the phone, Google has incorporated the Wallet app that now allows its owner to make purchases using their mobile device.  Sounds crazy right? Trust me,…

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How to Root Your Nexus S 4G (Video Tutorial)

  [Dropcaps] If you’ve seen my tutorial video on how to root your HTC Hero, then you already know how what this is all about.  I finally got around to making an instructional video on how to root your Nexus S 4G from Sprint. It may be 17 minutes, but it’s only because I wanted…

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A 10 Minute Video Guide of How to Root Your HTC Hero…It’s EASY!

I’ve made previous videos showing what you can do with your HTC Hero if you decide to root it, along with the added benefits that rooting brings such as free wireless tethering.  If after watching those videos you’re still not convinced that rooting your phone is the thing to do then I’m not sure of…

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I Rooted My Android Phone…Now What?

  If you’re reading this post chances are you’ve already rooted your phone and I’d like to congratulate you :-)!  For those of you not rooted, check out the video below from my YouTube channel to how powerful your phone can become after rooting. Video: What a Rooted Phone Can Do httpv://youtu.be/5lHU_CSYi1A (click image to…

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HTC SuperHero with Cyanogenmod Slowing Down :-(

The last few days my phone slowed down to a screeching halt.  I had no idea why.  Everything was sluggish.  I tried modifying Launcher Pro settings, removing Handcent, removing ShapeWriter, clearing the Dalvik Cache…nothing seemed to work!  Luckily the CyanogenMod forums came through once again. The Solution:Download “GPS Status,” press the menu buttons and choose…

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Apps 2 SD: Gain More Space on Your Android Phone (Rooted Only)

Image via Wikipedia This article is strictly for those of you with rooted phones.  If you aren’t rooted but want to get a little more out of your device that may happen to be a little less powerful than those released this summer, feel free to take a look at what a rooted device can…

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Rooting: Transforming my HTC Hero into a SuperHero

When I first got my HTC Hero in May from the Sprint store, I was ecstatic. I finally got to move cut myself away from Big Red‘s (Verizon Wireless) expensive contract clutches and switch to the wonderfully yellow world of Sprint. I was previously stuck with the Samsung SCH-i760 widows mobile phone when I was…

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