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Ian Stacy · Feb 11, 2012

Droid Bionic Owners Beware; 5.9.902 Update Breaks Root for Some Users

The Motorola Droid Bionic has been updated to 5.9.902 via an over the air update that started this week. 5.9.902 brings a host of new features, improvements and fixes. You can view the full changelog from Verizon here. Some of the more notable improvements include fixes for black screen lockups, dock lockups, idle resets and improvements to the camera and several system apps. While some users maintained root after the update, XDA users began reporting in this thread that  the...

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liwen · Jan 2, 2012

Even More Fastboot Files For Motorola Atrix 2 And Droid Bionic Leaked

It was only yesterday that fastboot files for the Droid RAZR leaked – now daywalker04 has posted even more of them, for the Motorola Atrix 2 and Droid Bionix, respectively. If you didn't know, fastboot files allow you to recover your device from softbricks, meaning you can go ahead and flash anything you want without worrying about bricking your device. Download the files for the Atrix 2 or for the Droid Bionic.

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egzthunder1 · Oct 21, 2011

Want To Run Rooted .893 On Your Bionic? Here’s How…

As it is customary with Motorola, all of their stuff is locked beyond comprehension (albeit, there have been a few smart workarounds to customize our devices). It seems that the latest update for the Motorola Bionic is very tempting as it has a ton of improvements in terms of battery life, stability, and speed. However, the caveat is that if you flash this update, you will lose root. At least this was the case until XDA member Sjflowerhorn came up with a...

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egzthunder1 · Sep 30, 2011

Recover Your Bionic From The Softbrick Stage With One Click!

Having a device like the ones we feature at xda and knowing about this site will give you a certain chance to do things to your device that may end up soft bricking it. The fear and sweaty palms that you get when you are witnessing your investment struggling to wake up is nothing short of a despairing moment. When this happens, you normally go running to your device forum and either ask for help or read up and look...

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egzthunder1 · Sep 30, 2011

Free Your Bionic From The HDMI Dock

So, as you are probably aware, the Droid Bionic is rather locked down all the way to the things that we can or cannot do without certain accessories. In case you are wondering, it seems that without a little "official" HDMI dock for the phone, the webtop application cannot be used, not even if you attach a HDMI cable to the device. This is now a thing of the past thanks to XDA Recognized Developer Fenny who just put a very nice...

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egzthunder1 · Jan 24, 2011

Motorola Atrix 4G, Bionic, and LG Optimus 2X Forums Added

If you are itching to get your hands dirty with some of the best devices that were announced at CES this past month, then rest assured that we got you covered. We have added some playgrounds for beginning of discussions regarding cracking, hacking, or otherwise modding both Motorola devices and the latest LG. Simply put, these two seem to be among the top of the top of all the devices debuted at the expo. Much information about specs and such...

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