Archive for December, 2012

To Jailbreak or not to Jailbreak..

Following my experience¬†earlier this year with the iKee worm (which can only infect jailbroken iPhones) I thought it’d be worth expounding upon the pros and cons of jailbreaking. Why not to jailbreak A stock iPhone is amongst the more secure computing devices out there, due to it’s security model. To my knowledge there’s not yet […]

Turning the Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight into a general-purpose Android tablet

As is now well described all over the ‘net, eReaders such as the Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight (seriously B&N? Couldn’t you find a snappier name?) are just Android tablets with an eInk screen. As such, they’re ideal contenders for an extremely low-power general purpose tablet. Getting root¬†is simple enough, but to end up with […]