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Aug 08 AT 2:47 PM Dima Aryeh 3 Comments

Dan Rosenberg bootloader unlocks Moto X, says exploit affects many devices

No device is safe from Dan Rosenberg. Most famous for his earlier Motorola DROID exploits unlocking the bootloader of devices previously thought to be unhackable, the man has found another exploit that affects a staggering amount of devices.

At the Blackhat 2014 conference, Rosenberg demonstrated this exploit by unlocking the bootloader of a Moto X ... Read More »

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Mar 10 AT 7:03 PM Dima Aryeh 25 Comments

Always listening mode enabled on Nexus 5, unfortunately unreleasable

The Motorola X8 chip isn’t the only one with always listening capabilities. Qualcomm decided to include a similar “core” in the Snapdragon 800, touting its always listening capabilities before its release. However, we haven’t heard anything about it since. Either Qualcomm has not given permission to manufacturers to use this core, or manufacturers have just ... Read More »

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