The beauty of having an Android phone – Things always go wrong! It is a great opportunity to learn more about the technology that makes your phone tick. Unlike the Black Box from the fruit company. What happens when you brick your phone? How do you unbrick it without shelling out a huge sum to the phone company’s service center?
Rooting is the first thing a geek does to his Android phone. Some don’t even wait for the warranty period to get over before flashing their ROM with a custom one. Jumping on the bandwagon, you root your phone. But you can’t figure out what’s the big deal with rooting anyway. Your phone had all the apps you needed anyways. What’s so special about your phone now?
Here’s the story of how I rooted my first Android, within 2 weeks of purchasing it. It’s a story of blood, sweat and tears. Of heartbreak, melodrama and joy. And here it begins: