Android lifecycle - the 5 Rs

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  1. Natey2

    Natey2 Active Member

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    Root it.
    ROM it.
    Ruin it.
    Return it.

    Repeat.

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  2. czerdrill

    czerdrill Silver Member

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    You forgot two R's between ruin it and return it:

    Rationalize to yourself that "it's my phone and I can do what I want and VZW already charges me enough"

    Resolve to commit insurance/warranty fraud
     
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    too bad there isnt anywhere for 2 p's in there

    panic on bootloop
    post on forum while panicked instead of searching for fix
     
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    haha yeah verizon could have saved so much money if people would have just searched first...
     
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    Natey2 I'm not sure I understand this. How does rooting & rom-ing correspond to ruining? Or is it just a Off-topic joke or just a blanket statement for self loathing modders?
     
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    czerdrill Silver Member

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    ...clearly it is a joke...
     
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    ^Ahhh 10char
     
  8. Natey2

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    Are there any cases of someone, unrooted, bricking their phone by installing an app they found on the official Android Market?

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    ^Dunno but there are plenty of cases where there's problems with unrooted stock firmware the manufacturer has no interest in addressing.
     
  10. czerdrill

    czerdrill Silver Member

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    what sort of problems? I've never heard of a manufacturer not addressing a problem with a stock build. That wouldn't make sense.

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    Ever used a stock Droid Eris?
     
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    Nope what's wrong with them?

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