Root on: Google Glass has successfully been hacked
0. phoneArena 26 Apr 2013, 23:32 posted on
Cydia founder Jay Freeman wasted no time digging into his Glass, hacked into it and jailbroke it...
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6. omar300 (Posts: 209; Member since: 24 Jun 2012)
"hacking" an open platform. phonearena is this what you have to do to make your crappy news article sell?
how about google puts a boatloader lock on it. good luck "hacking" it then
12. V3TTOO (Posts: 27; Member since: 29 Nov 2012)
"Not to bring anybody down... but seriously... we intentionally left the device unlocked so you guys could hack it and do crazy fun sh** with it," Google engineer Stephen Lau wrote. "I mean, FFS, you paid $1500 for it... go to town on it. Show me something cool." Hack isn't a bad thing, just that someone found a way around what it normally does. A hack.
Why would Google want to not load their boats? How would they use them? (FYI, I have no clue if there are actual boat loaders out there.)
3. lovenyc8 (Posts: 164; Member since: 13 Mar 2013)
Jay Freeman can make Cydia store for the Google glasses :)
4. ITEngineer (Posts: 54; Member since: 26 Mar 2013)
I like google, and im an Android lover..
But Debug mode enabled remotely....Makes you think what are google seeing through Glass Eye remotely...hmmmm
7. longtian (Posts: 40; Member since: 13 Apr 2013)
I am not optimistic about the future of Google Glass
9. pongkie (Posts: 533; Member since: 20 Aug 2011)
at least now it can be sold on ebay for 90k
10. sorcio46 (Posts: 434; Member since: 27 Jul 2011)
Jailbreak cannot be valid for Android -.- root has nothing to do with that!
11. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)
Now why should we care? Most of us cant hacked software.