April Fools Day is once again upon us and as usual, tech companies everywhere have not failed to keep us entertained. With a trove of fantastic faux product launches and even some real product launches that were taken as April Fools jokes, people have been busy releasing their hilarious ideas. With many of these jokes being nostalgic and some even being functional it's easy to appreciate the spirit behind them. Samsung Galaxy Blade Edge In a reference to the Galaxy...
How to Root the T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S 4 – XDA Developer TV
In this episode, XDA Developer TV Producer TK shows you how to root your Samsung Galaxy S 4 with Odin and a PC. The Samsung Galaxy S 4 is the fourth iteration (obv.) of the Galaxy S flagship line. Many people say it’s just a small incremental update to the Samsung Galaxy S III. Anyway, it’s still a popular phone, and at XDA, we must root all the things.
TK presents step-by-step instructions on how to gain root access on your T-Mobile SGS4 variant using tools from the XDA Forums. The process is similar for other variants. You will just need to follow the links below for the specific files for your variant. So take a moment and check this video out.
- Root Instructions and files for the T-Mobile Variant
- Root Instructions and files for the Verizon Variant: No root for latest OTA yet, check here for updates:
- Root Instructions and files for the Sprint Variant
- Root Instructions and files for the AT&T Variant
- Triangle Away
- Samsung Kies Download
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The beginning of April is dominated by April Fools. There are jokes and pranks everywhere, which are meant to fool people. This news is no joke though, as Google has pushed the shiny red button to send out over-the-air updates to supported devices. Well, sort of, as only a few of available Nexus devices got updates to Android 5.1. Here's a list of OTAs that can be downloaded and flashed by stock recoveries. You can find guides on how to revert...
Once again, we have arrived on the most magical of holidays - the annual unveiling of HalfLife 3, and day on which co-workers believe it is appropriate to duct tape air horns behind doors. I speak, of course, about April Fools Day. As has become their custom, Google launched lighthearted "pranks" for each of their various services (with other tech sites and vendors following suit), and we have done our best to round up the humorous products and tweaks surfacing thus far....