HTC CEO says future phones will be more root-friendly

By Jos
May 27, 2011
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  1. In a move that's sure to please HTC fans who want to root their Android phones, the company has announced that it will no longer be locking the bootloaders on…

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  2. p51d007

    p51d007 TS Evangelist Posts: 692   +210

    I really hope this is a trend as far as Android phones go. The entire concept, as I understand it behind Android was an "open" platform. Now granted, some safeguards have to be in place, but, the majority of phone users don't root or customize their phones, but there sure are a lot of us that do. Just look at the number of users on the XDA & Modaco sites alone.
  3. NeoFryBoy

    NeoFryBoy TS Rookie Posts: 72

    Motorola tried so hard to stop this from happening and then just gave in to the pressure. Well, kind of anyway...

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