Apple Official Claims Jailbreaking is Illegal!

Apple are fighting against a petition that protects iPhone users who have jailbroken their phones. Here is the official story. Read the rest of this entry »

Chronic Dev Team: Why Untethered Jailbreak isn’t Coming Any Time Soon

The Chronic Dev Team have released an article explaining why an untethered jailbreak is coming any time soon.

As you probably know by now, AriX has successfully been able to put together a working ramdisk with a few various hacks that different team members have helped with, (0wnboot for bootstrapping it, -v boot arg, etc.), but the question is now whether it should be released. In it’s current form, it is a bit hacked together, and contains copyrighted Apple code. It was made manually, and not automatically put together with a program, like what QuickPwn does to jailbreak you. So it is not suitable for release, which leads to the next question: Should we really put time towards it? Read the rest of this entry »

HD Video Tutorial of how to Jailbreak your iPod Touch 2nd Generation Semi-Tethered Jailbreak

Here is a working semi-tethered jailbreak with a HD youtube video tutorial. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Re-Enable Unlock and Jailbreak in Mac OS X 10.5.6

As you may or may not have noticed, the 10.5.6 Mac OSX update disabled the ability to unlock and jailbreak your iPhone/iPod Touch. Here is a guide that fixs this for you. Read the rest of this entry »

Warning: 10.5.6 MacBooks May Freeze After Jailbreaking iPhone 3G

From Gizmodo:

This weekend, I learned the hard way that trying to jailbreak an iPhone 3G using a MacBook running 10.5.6 can totally freeze up the machine later on. Here are the specifics: UPDATED

Short version: Be careful with that latest QuickTime update if you have run any “DFU fix” Automator scripts on your unibody (Late 2008 ) MacBook or MacBook Pro. Do not upgrade to QuickTime 7.6 until you’ve repaired the alterations that the script made to your system. UPDATE: I am learning from commenters that this is not just limited to unibody Late ’08 MacBooks, but it applies to ALL MacBooks running 10.5.6. Read the rest of this entry »

redsn0w demo – iPod Touch 2nd Gen Jailbroken Video Released

Here is a video that the DevTeam released showing the iPod Touch 2nd Gen being jailbroken. Read the rest of this entry »

iPod Touch as a Belt Buckle!

kobrata on the iPodTouchFans forum has came up with a cool idea of using your iPod Touch/iPhone as a belt buckle sorta thingy. Read the rest of this entry »