Magisk is one of the most powerful Android mod tools around, and a godsend to users who buy a phone without a strong custom ROM community. But ever since its creator John Wu was hired by Google itself in May, its future has been somewhat fuzzy. Earlier today Wu updated his Medium site for the Magisk project, stating that the open source tool will continue development … but with some notable changes.

The big news: Wu officially has Google’s blessing to continue managing the Magisk project. That’s a big deal, as certain elements of the program represent a possible