Kindle Fire HD has been rooted, access to Google Play unlocked

Shawn Knight

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Amazon's decision to ship the Kindle Fire HD with a locked bootloader has done little to stop the hacking community from gaining full access to the device. The company's new flagship tablet has been rooted less than a week after...

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Amazon's *****ic refusal to allow me to add apps from the Play store prompted me to sell our Kindle Fire and buy a Lenovo tablet instead. I'll never buy another Kindle.