I completely respect Apple for creating a walled garden that is absolutely seamless and successful; however, I would like a little bit of control, particularly on my iOS devices. That, in short, is why I jailbreak.
Although Apple’s first iOS 6 beta was only released to developers yesterday, a prominent jailbreak hacker has already managed to jailbreak the firmware on a fourth-generation iPod touch.
Although the new iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak tool Absinthe 2.0 was only released last Friday, it has already been used to jailbreak an impressive 1.2 million devices! That’s a whole lot of jailbreak action!
The Chronic Dev Team has released a minor update for the iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak released earlier today. The update addresses an issue that could cause the software to freeze up while jailbreaking.
Now that Absinthe 2.0 has finally been released, those of you unfamiliar with jailbreaking may be wondering how to get started. This tutorial provided by the developers of the jailbreak will walk you through the process.
As hinted yesterday, the untethered iOS 5.1.1 jailbreak (called Absinthe 2.0) has finally arrived! The jailbreak works on almost all iOS devices, including the new iPad and the iPhone 4S! Go get it!
A popular concept last week showed what an iPhone would look like with a fold to unlock functionality instead of the normal swipe to unlock. However German jailbreak developer Jonas Gessner has taken the idea one step further, making it a reality if you have a jailbroken iPhone.
It’s been a long time coming, but the untethered iOS 5.1.1 jailbreak is nearly upon us, and there’s a pretty good chance that the jailbreak will be publicly released tomorrow at the Hack In The Box conference in Amsterdam!
The long-anticipated untethered iOS 5.1.1 jailbreak is expected to be released within the coming days. The jailbreak will reportedly work on all iOS devices, including the new iPad, although it will not work on the latest Apple TV.
Following yesterday’s report that Apple was censoring the word “jailbreak” in the iTunes store, the issue has now been corrected, and the term can now be seen once again on songs and video downloaded through iTunes.
Apple has just taken ‘censorship’ to whole new level on the US iTunes Store, replacing most mentions of the word ‘jailbreak’ with a series of asterisks.
Following yesterday’s progress report on the iOS 5.2 jailbreak for the new iPad, iOS hacker pod2g has released a video demoing the jailbreak on the new iPad – yet another sign that the public release of the jailbreak is drawing near.
iOS hacker and jailbreak expert pod2g just announced through Twitter that he has successfully performed an untethered iOS 5.1 jailbreak on the new 3rd-gen iPad.
Following Apple’s recent release of iOS 5.1.1, iOS hacker MuscleNerd revealed through Twitter that an upcoming update to redsn0w will allow users to restore and downgrade all current iOS devices – including the iPhone 4S and the new iPad!
Well-known iOS hacker i0n1c has once again demonstrated his skills by jailbreaking the 3rd generation iPad running iOS 5.1.1 shortly after the update was released.
Even though iOS 5.1.1 was just released this morning, it can already be jailbroken using the latest version of RedSn0w. This is good news for users of older devices worried about keeping their tethered jailbreak.