So he rooted and installed cyanogen? And he wrote a technically inaccurate article about it? Wow!
This is just a sampler -
Another addition -- that, again, isn't immediately visible -- is a new bootloader. This
lets you perform all sorts of low-level functions with the phone: wipe the user data,
back up the currently installed version of Android, or install a modified version of
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