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Hacking Tip: How To Root An Android Phone


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In this episode, we will learn how to root an Android based phone.

Jailbreaking your phone is now legal in the US

COMMANDS:
adb devices (This should list a device as a long number. If it doesnt something is wrong.)
adb push c:\droid2root\rageagainstthecage-arm5.bin /data/local/tmp
adb shell
cd /data/local/tmp
chmod 0755 rageagainstthecage-arm5.bin
./rageagainstthecage-arm5.bin (Be patient here. When finished it will return you to c:\droid2root)
adb devices
adb shell (you should now see a # instead of a $)
mount -o remount,rw -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock4 /system
exit
adb push c:\droid2root\Superuser.apk /system/app
adb push c:\droid2root\su /system/bin
adb push c:\droid2root\busybox /system/bin
adb shell
chmod 4755 /system/bin/su
chmod 4755 /system/bin/busybox
mv /system/recovery-from-boot.p /system/recovery-from-boot.p.disabled
mount -o ro,remount -t yaffs2 /dev/block/mtdblock4 /system
rm /data/local/tmp/rageagainstthecage-arm5.bin
exit

Now reboot your phone. You should now be rooted!

Android SDK – http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html

Droid2Root – http://www.megaupload.com/?d=XY4TFFOK

Alternate Instructions – http://www.droidforums.net/forum/droid-labs/74028-root-droid-1-regardless-os-version.html

Unroot – http://www.droidforums.net/forum/rescue-squad-guides/39254-sbf-root-unroot.html

Apps for rooted phones -

SetCPU – App used to overclock your device

AdFree Android – remove ad’s

ShootMe – Take screenshots simply by shaking your phone

MeatMorph – Allows you to install custom themes

Titanium Backup – Make custom backups of your phone, including Apps.

Tutorials for rooted phones:

Make A Custom Boot Animation -

http://www.dkszone.net/how-to-create-custom-boot-animation-for

Install Custom Fonts -

http://www.gadgetsdna.com/custom-fonts-installation-on-rooted-android-device/696/

Install Custom Themes -

http://androiddelight.com/2010/07/17/delightful-theme-iron-man-for-rooted-droid/

How To Hack Bluetooth Headsets


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This video shows one of the vulnerabilities of some bluetooth headsets. To prevent this vulnerability, it’s best to invest a little more money into a more secure headset and making sure your headset is turned off when not in use. You can find all of the links and scripts used in this video, as well as find answers to questions you may have at the link below:

http://www.tinkernut.com/groups/videotutorial-extras/forum/topic/how-to-hack-bluetooth-headsets/

Posted on September 30, 2009 By admin With 7 comments

Send text messages from e-mail

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Send text messages to most phones through your e-mail account. Below is a compiled list of text addresses for major carriers. For European users, click here to find your company

Verizon Wireless
10-digit cell phone number @ vtext.com
(ex.3332221111@vtext.com)
T-Mobile
10-digit cell phone number @ tmomail.net
(ex.3332221111@tmomail.net)
Sprint PCS
10-digit cell phone number @ messaging.sprintpcs.com
(ex.3332221111@messaging.sprintpcs.com)
Cingular Wireless
1 + 10-digit cell phone number @ cingularme.com
(ex.13332221111@cingularme.com)
AT&T PCS
10-digit cell phone number @ mobile.att.net
(ex.3332221111@mobile.att.net)
Cellular One
10-digit cell phone number @ mobile.celloneusa.com
(ex.3332221111@mobile.celloneusa.com)
Comcast
10-digit cell phone number @ comcastpcs.textmsg.com
(ex.3332221111@comcastpcs.textmsg.com)
Telus
10-digit cell phone number @ msg.telus.com
(ex.3332221111@msg.telus.com)
Fido
10-digit cell phone number @ fido.ca
(ex.3332221111@fido.ca)
Bell Mobility (Canada)
10-digit cell phone number @ txt.bell.ca
(ex.3332221111@txt.bell.ca)
Bell Atlantic
10-digit cell phone number @ message.bam.com
(ex.3332221111@message.bam.com)
Rogers Wireless
10-digit cell phone number @ pcs.rogers.com
(ex.3332221111@pcs.rogers.com)

Posted on April 24, 2008 By admin With 19 comments

Free Inbound Calls

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Receive free calls from anyone using GrandCentral and Gizmo. Gizmo is a free VOIP (Voice Over IP) computer phone program. GrandCentral allows you to create a phone number in any area code and you can set it so that when people call that number, it will forward the call to any number of phones, including your Gizmo phone.

Posted on November 5, 2007 By admin With 1 comment