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Every Nintendo Switch Can Be Hacked, And The Tools Just Went Public

Hilariously, Fail0verflow points out that you can use a simple piece of wire to bridge Pin 10 and Pin 7 on the console’s right Joy-Con connector. They’ve also linked to a 3D-printable accessory that can be created in tandem with a micro-USB connector. It’s only a few short steps, and acts as a “permanent” solution since the exploit needs to be executed at every boot. For now. – Jason Evangelho, Forbes https://ift.tt/2HWbIHw

The Nintendo Switch’s GPU is key to installing unofficial games

As spotted by Wololo, bypassing typical safeguards apparently comes down to Nintendo’s use of an off-the-shelf NVIDIA Tegra chip, and the backdoor that the silicon-maker left for itself. – Timothy J. Seppala, Engadget http://ift.tt/2C20UUt

How to Use Kodi on Roku Without Jailbreaking Your Device

While iOS requires jailbreaking to use Kodi, Roku has a lovely workaround for Android and Windows users. Rather than installing Kodi onto your Roku, you’ll be streaming Kodi from your smart device to your television using what’s known as “screen mirroring.” Here’s how to do it. (Sadly iOS users will not be able to use this method.) – John-Michael Bond, The Daily Dot http://ift.tt/2qJ6Xut

How to Play YouTube Videos in the Background, and Even with the Screen Off

YouTube is a treasure trove of content. The only drawback with its default Android and iOS apps is that you can’t continue audio playback after you turn off your screen like you could with a music or podcast app. Thankfully, there are a few lesser-known ways to do this without rooting your device or spending a penny! – Sherwin Coelho, Make Use Of http://ift.tt/KlblYr
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