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5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

The 243rd Android Apps Weekly is out! This week we look back over Google I/O 2018 for its biggest app announcements, some big news from famed root apps developer Chainfire, a few decent ...
by Joe HindyMay 12, 2018

SuperSU developer Chainfire announces end-of-life for his root apps

"Right now, it does not seem likely I will pick up development of any of my root-related packages or apps again," Chainfire wrote on Google+.
by Scott Adam GordonMay 7, 2018

Chainfire launches firmware.mobi to help you find stock boot and recovery images

The popular Android dev has created a new one stop shop for all things firmware.
by Scott Adam GordonSeptember 20, 2017

New SuperSU beta supports Android O on Nexus 5X and 6P, Pixel XL

The superuser management tool SuperSU now works with the third Android O developer preview on the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P and Pixel XL.
by John CallahamJune 9, 2017
 
 

Customize your recent apps behavior with Chainfire’s Recently (now Nougat compatible)

Chainfire's Recently app, which lets you customize the behavior of your recent apps menu, has just been updated with support for Nougat.
by Kris CarlonFebruary 11, 2017

SuperSU v2.79 update delivers faster Nougat boot speeds and fixes Pixel TWRP issue

Chainfire has re-issued SuperSU for Nougat with fixes for conflicts, faster boot times and a resolved TWRP incompatibility issue on Google Pixel devices.
by Kris CarlonDecember 23, 2016

Google Pixel: full systemless root now achieved by Chainfire

Chainfire has now successfully achieved full systemless root of the Google Pixel, promising to release the necessary tools in a matter of days.
by Kris CarlonOctober 28, 2016

SuperSU for the Android N preview is now out in first test release

Chainfire has just released an updated SuperSU test build for the Android N developer preview along with test versions of CF-Auto-Root for the entire Nexus family running Android N.
by Kris CarlonMarch 14, 2016

Chainfire cooks up “systemless” Marshmallow root

Rooting legend Chainfire has released an Android 6.0 root method that doesn’t modify the /system partition.
by John DyeOctober 31, 2015

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! This week we talk about PewDiePie's new game, a potentially upcoming YouTube subscription, Need for Speed, and more!
by Joe HindyOctober 2, 2015
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