How to easily root Android and install TWRP, Philz or CWM

A Forum member once asked what happened to those times when you only needed to install and run an apk like Framaroot or Kingroot to root your Android phone. Well, those times got fatally injured in Lollipop and died in Marshmallow; from newer Lollipop phones and above, you replace the stock recovery with a custom recovery then Read more…


How to install OTA update on a rooted Android phone

Rooting -for me- is very crucial. I can’t imagine using an Android phone without it. A good number of others have caught this bug but begin regretting having rooted when there’s an OTA update available. Incase you’re wondering why, Root + OTA update = Brick Its quite easy to unroot a Mediatek Android phone and a Spreadtrum Read more…


As a potential or present user of Android, you might have heard the word “ROOT” at some point. For some, its when they wish to know how to upgrade their Android phones to the latest version (see https://journal.hovatek.com/how-to-upgrade-an-android-smartphone-or-tablet-operating-system-os/ ) that they come across this term for the first time. Quite a large percentage of Android users don’t Read more…

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