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Your opinion on jailbreaking/homebrew?
« on: April 13, 2017, 05:18:47 pm »
I know a lot of people feel personally hostile towards illegally adding new software to easily hackable devices like tablets and Nintendo devices (including myself) but what about you guys?
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Re: Your opinion on jailbreaking/homebrew?
« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2017, 09:15:23 pm »
I'm not a mod of this thread, but I just wanna post a reminder not to endorse any illegal activities. I think this is okay to leave unlocked for now, because discussion can be taken a variety of directions, but no one can really express and opinion in favor of illegal methods, since it would be, well, illegal  :fox-:P:


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EDITx2: Unlocked again since those technically just void warranties, but just don't mention anything against the rules, like before. My bad, friends!
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Re: Your opinion on jailbreaking/homebrew?
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2017, 03:35:20 pm »
Specifically, please avoid talking about using jailbreak/rooting/homebrew to pirate apps and other things that ARE illegal.
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Re: Your opinion on jailbreaking/homebrew?
« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2017, 04:32:52 pm »
jailbreaking itself just voids warranties
you can get illegal software and stuff i know but i havent done that

the only thing i have done is on the nintendo 3ds tried to connect it to flipnote 3d server which didnt work then my sd card went weird i bought a new one, but it did use a homebrew application
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Re: Your opinion on jailbreaking/homebrew?
« Reply #4 on: April 19, 2017, 10:18:32 am »
I personally like Homebrew/jailbreaking/rooting, I usually root every Android phone I have and get some custom android roms (if supported) so I can overclock my phones GPU and CPU or i get custom roms to increase the lifespan of my device so I can sell it/donate so people can get as much use as I did. If I end up getting another 3DS I think I might try homebrew on that though since my last 3DS broke.
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Re: Your opinion on jailbreaking/homebrew?
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2017, 01:29:42 am »
If I were to use an iPhone I'd have to jailbreak as I hate how locked down that OS is. I wouldn't do much but make it customizable like my Moto Z Force.

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Re: Your opinion on jailbreaking/homebrew?
« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2017, 09:32:46 am »
Despite popular opinion, on most devices this is not illegal. In fact I'm sort of for it, but not for using it illegally. I had to root my android for my computer programming.
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