[ How to ?? ] Root the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Exynos Variant

We’re starting to see more and more people getting their hands on the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8, so for those of you looking for some help in rooting your device, XDA Recognized Developer dr.ketan has made a simple step-by-step guide for you. This guide will walk you through how to gain root access to the device using SuperSU. The developer also promises to provide an EFS backup tool so you can save the important data in this partition.
Once your device is rooted, you open up the device to some interesting modifications such as flashing the popular audio mod called Viper4Android. Of course, there are already a ton of things you can do without root on Samsung devices such as blocking ads and disabling bloatware, but having root access is an added benefit nonetheless.
Check out this guide in Galaxy Note 8 forum




[SmartWatch] Apple releases iOS 10.3.2, watchOS 3.2.2, tvOS 10.2.1, and macOS 10.12.5


Apple today has released major updates including operating systems updates for the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, and Macintosh. Before installing any of the updates, you should take a complete backup of your devices, in case you need to revert back.

iOS 10.3.2

Acoording to Apple’s release notes, iOS 10.3.2 has been released and features bug fixes and security enhancements. Apple has a directory that details the security content.
You can update your iOS device from the Settings app and then tapping General > Software Update. The update is 196.4MB.

watchOS 3.2.2

Apple says that watchOS 3.2.2 “includes improvements and bug fixes.” A directory provides information about watchOS 3.2.2’s security content.
To install watchOS 3.2.2, your iPhone must be connected to the internet via Wi-Fi, and within range of your Apple Watch, and the Watch needs to have at least a 50 percent battery charge and connected to the charger. Now you can launch the Watch app on your iPhone and tap General > Software Update.

tvOS 10.2.1

Like the iOs and watchOS updates, tvOS 10.2.1 provides bug fixes and other enhancements to the fourth-generation Apple TV.
To update your Apple TV, launch the Settings app, and then System > Software Update. If you have your Apple TV set to update automatically, you might get a notification.

macOS 10.12.5

Apple’s support article for macOS 10.12.5 states that latest update for Macintosh includes:


  • Fixes an issue where audio may stutter when played through USB headphones.
  • Enhances compatibility of the Mac App Store with future software updates.
  • Adds support for media-free installation of Windows 10 Creators Update using Boot Camp.
  • Adds support for more digital camera RAW formats.
  • Resolves an issue, affecting some enterprise and education customers, that may cause the system date to be set to the year 2040.
  • Prevents a potential kernel panic when starting up from a NetInstall image. This fix is available when starting up from a NetInstall image created from the macOS 10.12.5 installer.
The software also includes several security updates. The iTunes 12.6.1 update is also available in  both the App Store or if you have already installed iTunes you will get a notification to download the latest version of iTunes that is 12.6.1. It contains performance improvements and bug fixes.

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