And just like that, beaups and jcase have achieved S-OFF for HTC's latest and greatest. If you're into doing a little bit more on your Android phone (custom kernels, ROMs, root) and loves you some HTC One M9, you may now rejoice.
If your purchase decision for the HTC One M9 hinged on its ability to have its bootloader fully unlocked, you can scratch that prerequisite off your list. Jcase is back at it with his exceptional development skills to provide proof that he has successfully achieved S-OFF.
Google just introduced a whole new kind of Chrome OS computer—a dongle that plugs into any HDMI-equipped display. It’s called a Chromebit, and it isn’t your run-of-the-mill streaming stick. For under $100, you’re looking at a full computer that plugs right into your TV.