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David Ferguson
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I Hackintosh'd a G5 case. It is beautiful. And faster than my 5k iMac. Not sure what to do with it now. Suggestions?
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Ever wanted to set up a L2TP/IPSec VPN server on your Tomato router? I know, I know..who hasn't?? Anyway, I wrote up a howto detailing the (somewhat painful) process.

https://gist.github.com/dferg/50c378701a192bc8ce6a#file-howto-tomato-l2tp-ipsec-server-markdown
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For all you #FreeNAS  geeks out there. The #Crashplan  plugin gave me some issues. Here's how I got it working in FreeNAS 9.2.1.
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After somehow corrupting my CyanogenMod build VM again, I finally wrote down how to go from clean install to building CM. Hope it helps someone else. #cyanogenmod   #ubuntu

http://techflow.io/blog/setup-ubuntu-for-building-cyganogenmod
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As a stopgap until nightlies start, we have released alpha3 build of CM11 for Hercules, Skyrocket, and Exhilarate. Download links and instructions are here:

http://www.teamchopsticks.org/p/cm110-release-notes.html

It is a good cleanup release with many fixes and more CM-specific features merged in.
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An alpha1 of CM11.0 for Skyrocket is out. There are some oddities preventing this from being a daily-driver. Please make sure you read the release notes and install instructions here:

http://www.teamchopsticks.org/p/cm110-release-notes.html


And you can find support and can discuss the build on this thread:

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?p=47270089

Enjoy!  Thanks to +Mike Grissom,  +Dave Carey and +Roger Noriega for all the hard work!
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This is absolutely perfect. Archer is one of the best shows on TV right now.  Can't wait for January!
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CM10.2 alpha1 for Skyrocket

Ima just gonna leave this here. http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?p=44792835

Please make sure you use the recommended recovery, radio and gapps. Anything else, no joke, will bootloop. Cheers!
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Question for the G+ universe: What is the best Twitter app for Android?  TweetMarker support, send-to-Pocket functionality and a clean, simple UI are my requirements.

Plume is the Twitter app that I am currently tolerating. But its UI is cluttered and sometimes painful to use.
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For the Skyrocket community, it appears that the S4 is not a good upgrade for us.  HTC One is looking better and better..
The AT&T Galaxy S4 has a locked bootloader

Yep, it's confirmed. The AT&T S4 authenticates the recovery and boot images before executing them.

I can't see what AT&T has to possibly gain from this. GSM and LTE aren't magical, tethering is controllable on the server side, and theft-of-services is not possible from the application processor side (or even from the modem side as far as I know). The same device is available on every carrier, so it's not an exclusivity issue either. The modem processor has always been locked, and the casual user doesn't want to mess with that part anyway. Samsung has always been developer-friendly, so I am guessing their hand was forced.

The only outcome I see here is stacks of bricked devices being sent back for warranty replacement due to the ease of causing a permanent boot failure, especially since the device is trivially rootable.

The arms race continues. News flash: MILLIONS of people run custom firmware (and I have the STATS to prove it). This is just a stupid move that will cost you customers and money.

I would not recommend buying this device on AT&T if you want to run CyanogenMod or another custom ROM, or if you are a developer and need to work with or debug the lower layers.
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