Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

Submission + - Could rooting Android devices become mainstream? (npr.org)

grahamsaa writes: NPR's Weekend Edition aired a story today on how rooting the Nook Color can turn it into a full fledged and relatively inexpensive Android tablet. The story claims that the process takes about half an hour, and only requires the purchase of a Nook and a microSD card, and points listeners to a YouTube tutorial on how to root the device. Could this signal a change in how mainstream users see devices like this? Could rooting Android devices like the Nook ever become mainstream?
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Could rooting Android devices become mainstream?

Comments Filter:

"Love may fail, but courtesy will previal." -- A Kurt Vonnegut fan

Working...