Escaping Google’s walled garden on handhelds [3]: Using Lineage OS – 1

So last time I wrote about the installation experience for Lineage, now it is time to have a look at early impressions of using it. Along the way I discovered some stuff about the Nexus 5X. It turns out that it was first shipped with Android and the final official release of Android for it… Continue reading Escaping Google’s walled garden on handhelds [3]: Using Lineage OS – 1

Escaping Google’s walled garden on handhelds [2]: Installing Lineage OS

So after further investigation I decided Lineage OS would be the most straightforward means of getting my Nexus 5X off Google. This is quite a lengthy process that involves replacing the installed Google bloatware on the phone with the LineageOS installation images. LineageOS provides guides, which are pretty good except that like me, you can… Continue reading Escaping Google’s walled garden on handhelds [2]: Installing Lineage OS