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Developer makes a proof of concept multi-boot solution for Android devices

Multi-booting on Android devices has always been a bit tricky. On regular x86 PCs and Macs, it’s fairly easy to get another OS booting. On smartphones, however, the story is different. Luckily, the brilliant aftermarket developer community, as well as individual modders, frequently came up with different ways to get your Android device to run...

Google drops “Alt OS” code that hinted at Windows 10 dual booting for the Pixelbook

Pixelbooks are truly amazing pieces of hardware. In fact, when it comes to Chrome OS devices, you'd hardly do better, as the Pixelbook is among the very few Chromebooks competing in the premium laptop ecosystem. Yes, it is powerful, and yes, it is expensive. So what's the problem with it? Well, the software. Chrome OS...

Google Pixelbook may be the only current Chromebook to support Windows 10

There was a time when you needed a computer with Windows if you wanted to play any popular game, use popular services and programs, or have support for the widest range of hardware. This has been changing over time for a number of reasons. Chromebooks have surged in popularity, but they still fail when it...

Chromebooks may get Apple Boot Camp-like Windows 10 dual boot with “Campfire”

Everything we know about Campfire, Google’s secretive project to get Windows 10 running on Chromebooks. Since first reporting on Windows 10 capabilities on the Google Pixelbook, we’ve been closely tracking development to understand what’s going on behind Google’s doors. We've since found evidence that "Campfire" may be the Chromebook equivalent of Apple's Boot Camp. Earlier this...

Boot Multiple ROMs on the OnePlus 5 with DualBootPatcher

We love custom ROMs at XDA, and sometimes a device just has too many great options to choose from, prompting us to make backups just to venture outside our comfortable setup. We also often wish we could try new ROMs not to migrate to a new experience, but just to take a peek and get...