jailbreak News

iOS 5 JailBreak With Redsn0w Released

Posted on 10/06/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The iPhone-Dev team have updated Redsn0w to Jailbreak iOS 5 (Developer release) on a number of iDevices. This Jailbreak is a tethered one and is not a carrier unlock.


Has iOS 5 Killed The Untethered Jailbreak?

Posted on 08/06/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Less than 24 hours after the iOS 5 Developer Beta was unleashed, it was successfully jail broken. Ordinarily, this would be good news, except that our source reports that this is a tethered jailbreak, and additionally, hopes of an untethered jailbreak seem to have been crushed by a recent discovery.


iPad Hacked To Add Phone & SMS Service

Posted on 30/05/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The iPad 3G has allegedly been hacked to make and receive calls and SMS messages. This hack basically turns the iPad into a giant iPhone. Checkout the video inside this post for more info.


iPad 2 Jailbreak Coming Very Soon

Posted on 23/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

The Chronic Dev Team have been working hard at cracking the iPad 2 since its release. According to the team, the jailbreak is coming along nicely, and it seems that they have finally reached a point where a jailbreak is close at hand.


PwnageTool And redsn0w Now Updated For iOS 4.3.3

Posted on 06/05/2011 by Jakob Hultman

We reported yesterday that the new iOS version, 4.3.3, is still vulnerable to the untethered jailbreak that the iPhone Dev-Team released for the previous iOS version. Dev-Team released the updated jailbreak tools today.


iPhone Gets Its First Browser-Based Store For Contraband Apps

Posted on 02/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

It’s a good day for Jailbreakers. The Infini Dev Team is working on an alternative jailbreak app store called Lima – but what’s really interesting about it is how it works – as a web app through Safari, not requiring a front-end like Cydia.


GeoHot Accepts The iPad 2 Jailbreak Challenge

Posted on 02/05/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Those of you still waiting for an iPad 2 jailbreak are in luck – Geohot has accepted a challenge from p0sixninja to see who can dump the iPad 2 bootrom first. This is a demanding and time-consuming task, but rest assured – if anyone can do it, these two can.


Why You Should JailBreak Your iPhone

Posted on 30/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Ever wondered why you should JailBreak your iPhone? Robert Scoble talked to Jay Freeman, the man behind Cydia, about why people should consider JailBreaking their iPhone and demonstrates some exclusive apps available only at Cydia.