Motorola Droid Has Been Rooted

Diligent Android-tamperers have done it again—the Droid has been rooted. There aren’t many practical benefits quite yet, and many apps won’t work on rooted handsets, but it’s a first step to all kinds of custom Droid goodness. [AllDroid]

AU: I love how rooted has a bonus meaning here in Australia that the American’s don’t understand. Makes headlines like this one take on a whole new meaning! – NB