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Now you can add motorola droid to the list of hacked / unlocked devices that give users more control over their phone. In Android world a hacked android is called to be rooted as opposed to being unlocked or jailbroken.
Android forum has instructions that supposedly show you how to hack and unlock your droid device to gain administrator access.
You can modify the operating system, change the handset's visual theme, customize the operating system and add multi-touch gestures and even add function to your droid that may have been restricted before.
Early today, Palm pushed WebOS 1.3.2 out to Pixi owners, leaving Palm Pre owners toying with 1.3.1.
* Version: webOS 1.3.2
* Release date: 01 December 2009
No new features, and no mentions of any specific bugs outside of a minor one with wired headsets – but there is one big blanket statement: “this release addresses several security issues with Palm WebOS Software”.
"Jailbreak" iphone owner, Beware!!!
New worm is eating into jailbreak iPhones, this time in Netherlands, as has been confirmed by the security firm F-Secure. The virus is particularly targeting those users who access the internet banking services of the Dutch online bank ING Direct with their iPhones.
Three months after Nokia announced its N900 smartphone, the device has arrived in the United States.
Confused by Nokia's dual-platform, Maemo 5 and S60 5th Edition smartphone choices?
According to The Really Mobile Project, Nokia will drop S60 from all of its flagship N-series consumer devices in favor of Maemo.
Here are some highlights we've noticed so far:
here are a slew of more minor fixes and updates that should make users experience a great deal smoother. Is this the update that finally unlocks access to the GPU and provides the speed boost Pre owners are waiting for?
here are a few highlights from Palm's list of changes:
* Yahoo! now appears as a Calendar/Contacts/instant messaging synchronization account.
* You can forward a text or multimedia message by tapping the message > Forward.
The xpPhone isn't even out yet and already it has competition. ViewSonic has announced its own take on the idea of a phone with Windows XP as the OS, in the form of the VPC08. With an Intel ULV processor, half a gigabyte of RAM, and 8GB of storage, it has just about enough to let you run XP productively, and once you open up the clamshell casing you'll find a 4.3-inch display and a full QWERTY keyboard to do it with.
The N900 has been the most discussed device we’ve ever reported on here at Conversations, so many of you are sure to be stoked to discover that the Maemo 5 device will be touching down in Europe, the Middle-East, Russia and North America shortly. Read on to find out what Nokia’s Vice President for Nseries had to say about the N900’s release, get more details on the new N900 as it begins shipping, and share your comments on the landmark launch of Nokia’s first Maemo-powered phone.