On Sat, Feb 23, 2013 at 6:36 AM, J T Dsouza <jtd1959(a)gmail.com> wrote:
On Sat, Feb 23, 2013 at 12:32 PM, Priyanka Sarkar <efyedit6(a)efyindia.com>wrote;wrote:
One of our journalists is doing a story on 'How safe is rooting your
Depends on what you are rooting it with. In any case all of those crappy
apps are actually official spyware. Someone has used the accelerometer and
the gps in an iphone to locate a person walking in gps shadow areas.
Please clarify what you mean by *those* apps. Those crappy apps that
are pre-installed on your phone or those apps that root your phone?
Or is it worth rooting your android phone.
It is well worth the effort, considering that you can get rid of the
garbage as well as gain access to apps that the service provider / phone
maker may not want you to have.
Mods like cyanogen also helps in keeping the phone supported long after the
oem has lost interest.
Would be great
> if we get some great inputs from you on the same. Please let us have
> your your opinion/ views.
As someone who currently has CyanogenMod installed on his phone, I
would say that the warranty is screwed, no doubt, but I very much
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