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Motorola Atrix 4G bootloader reportedly will be unlocked with Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) update

Motorola Atrix 4G bootloader reportedly will be unlocked with Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) update

Bla1ze 25

Being a Motorola Arix 4G owner just got a whole lot more exciting. According to the latest news, when the Motorola Atrix gets updated to Android 2.3 Gingerbread net month that update will also be bringing along for the ride an unlocked bootloader. Early builds of Android 2.3 allowed for bootloader unlocking through the "fastboot oem unlock" command. And it's apparently also been...

Some Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 units being sold with the bootloader already unlocked?

Some Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 units being sold with the bootloader already unlocked?

Jerry Hildenbrand 17

If you just picked up your shiny new Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 today, you might want to reboot it.  It appears that some of the retail units are being shipped with a familiar bootsplash screen featuring the unlocked bootloader icon.  All models seem to be included, though early reports were all from the 32 GB Gray-backed edition. Lots of people are looking at this, and so far there doesn'...