The Kindle Fire, fresh into the hands of consumers across the country, has already been rooted and accessed with ADB.
Right now the hack is awesome but of limited utility–it highlights how easily the Kindle Fire can be rooted and prepared for a custom ROM but for the moment you’ll find there aren’t many custom ROMs floating around. Still, we’re excited by the news and looking forward to where, beyond the stock configuration, people take the Kindle Fire.
Hit up the link below for the discussion thread on AndroidForums outlining how to root your Kindle Fire.
How-To Get ADB Running AND Root with SuperOneClick [AndroidForum via PhanDroid]
Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
- Published 11/16/11