jailbreak News

Coming Soon: Run Linux On Your iPad And iPhone

Posted on 30/08/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

If German iOS developer Patrick Wildt has his way, you’ll soon be able to run desktop Linux on certain iOS devices through a jailbreak hack. The Linux port is expected to be unveiled at the MyGreatFest jailbreaking convention on September 17th.


The 30 Best iOS Jailbreak Hacks Of 2011 (So Far)

Posted on 29/08/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

A cool new YouTube video by iGuitardude2744 does a fantastic job in showcasing some of this year’s very best jailbreak hacks for iOS devices. While I haven’t heard of all of these, they do all look rather fascinating.


Jailbreak Wizard Comex Joining Apple As An Intern

Posted on 26/08/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Comex, the guy behind popular Jailbreak web app Jailbreak Me is moving from the dark side to the shiny aluminum side. In a bit of a strange maneuver, the jailbreak expert – whose site has been used by more than 3 million hackers – is taking up an internship with Apple .


iOS 5 Beta 6 Can Be Jailbroken With Existing Tools

Posted on 22/08/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Those of you that have already updated to iOS 5 beta 6, which Apple released to developers on Friday, will be glad to know that this latest developer beta can already be jailbroken using the same tools as beta 5.


iOS 5 Beta 5 Finally Gets A Jailbreak

Posted on 09/08/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Although it took longer than previous iOS 5 betas, iOS 5 beta 5 has now been jailbroken using redsn0w 0.9.8b5. It’s still a tethered jailbreak, and so far does not support the iPad 2, but progress is progress, right?


iOS 4.3.5 Can Be Jailbroken With Redsn0w!

Posted on 26/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Even though Apple just released their iOS 4.3.5 update yesterday, it appears that they didn’t do anything to prevent it from being jailbroken, and a jailbreak is already possible using the latest version of Redsn0w!


How To Create Multiple Profiles On Your iPad – Cydia Hack

Posted on 18/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

One of the things that really grinds my gears about my iPad 2 is the lack of user accounts. If the iPad 2 is meant to be a laptop replacement then why doesn’t it cater for multiple accounts in the same way that OS X can? A Cydia hack for Jailbreaked iPads to the rescue!


JailbreakMe 3.0 Released, Unlocks All iOS Devices!

Posted on 06/07/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

We’ve reported on the impending release of JailbreakMe 3.0 several times now, and the day has finally come. Yup that’s right! JailbreakMe 3.0 is live, and you can use it by simply visiting JailbreakMe.com from Mobile Safari.


iPad 2 Jailbreak For iOS 4.3 Now Available

Posted on 02/07/2011 by Cormac Moylan

It looks like the wait might be over for those looking to Jailbreak their iPad 2 running iOS 4.3. A video posted on Youtube demonstrates a live Jailbreaking of an iPad 2 (video at the drop). Before you go rushing to find out how to Jailbreak your iPad, take a moment to analyze what the person says and does in the video.


Upcoming JailBreakMe 3.0 Jailbreaks Everything, Including The iPad 2

Posted on 22/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Jailbreak legend Comex, famous for creating the original browser-based iOS jailbreak, has done it again! Following up on a recent teaser posted to his Twitter account, Comex has confirmed that his upcoming jailbreak will with all iOS devices running versions up to iOS 4.3.3.


iPad 2 JailBreak Rumored For Release Later Today

Posted on 17/06/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Jailbreaker Comex teased his Twitter followers by temporarily posting the above image to his Twitter stream. Shortly after posting the image, Comex took it down. The picture alludes to a possible iPad 2 Jailbreak to be released later today.