Tag Archives: Jailbreak News

Change of an era: Jailbreak lag


Ever since the release of the first iPhone in 2007, users have been able to Jailbreak their devices, to allow them to have more control over their phone’s functions and performance. Wikipedia defines jailbreaking as ‘the process of removing the limitations on Apple devices running the iOS operating system through the use of software and hardware exploits’, although we know that there’s a… Read More

Top 5 Jailbreak Tweaks for iOS 5 of 2012!


I get a whole host of questions, regarding my favourite jailbreak tweaks. Now, being someone who downloads basically every tweak available and tests each one extensively, I don’t tend to keep them on my device for long. In fact, I remove them as soon as I’ve reviewed them – unless they’re excellent. These are my… Read More

Jailbreaking Is Not A Crime! Sign The Petition!


As of right now, SOPA and PIPA are dead, but there is a new threat for jailbreakers over the horizon. RIght this moment, there is a bill that will be passed that will make jailbreaking illegal. It is possible that Apple could start suing people who have jailbroken their device. Although this is unlikely, we… Read More

Cydia Was Installed On Nearly 1 Million Devices Over The Weekend


Its been just three days since the initial release of Absinthe, the jailbreak for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2, but the number of devices jailbroken with it is already impressive. Not only was the Absinthe tool downloaded over 1 million times, but according to a blog post from the Dev Team, the number of… Read More

Jailbreak 5.0.1 Untethered on iPhone 4S, iPad 2 with Absinthe


Just earlier this morning the Chronic Dev Team released the tool Absinthe that will jailbreak the iPhone 4S and iPad to on 5.0.1. You can download the tool from our downloads page. Read on for directions on how to jailbreak. Video Tutorial You Will Need An iPhone 4S running 5.0 or 5.0.1 OR an iPad… Read More

Corona A5 Jailbreak “Absinthe” Released to Jailbreak iPhone 4S and iPad 2 on iOS 5 — Download Now


It has just been announced that the release of the A5 jailbreak for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 is here. This has been one of the most awaited jailbreaks so far, since so far in has been impossible to jailbreak the iPhone 4S. There are several options you can jailbreak with, so read on… Read More

A5 Jailbreak Almost Here: In Final Stages of Testing

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Tonight, we have some very exciting news regarding the A5 jailbreak. Earlier tonight, @planetbeing on Twitter tweeted out that the app that will be released to apply the jailbreak is extremely close to release. It seems like we say this every day, but this is the first time where it seems like the release could… Read More

Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 Updated To Fix iBooks


As we reported earlier today, the Corona untether Cydia package was updated to fix issues pertaining to the iBooks app. Now, Musclenerd of the Dev Team has tweeted that Redsn0w has been updated the same. redsn0w 0.9.10b4 (update 4 http://is.gd/dO7hc5) includes the iBooks fix…thanks to @xvolks for porting it to @pod2g‘s corona! You can find this latest version of… Read More

CDevReporter for iOS Sends Your Crash Logs To The Chronic Dev Team Automatically


Remember when the Chronic Dev Team released their crash reporter tool that would make it much easier for them to find exploits in the future? Well, some people loved that idea, but either didnt want to or couldnt take the effort to plugh their device into their computer periodically, so they ported CDevReporter into a… Read More

iPhone 5 Cases Found In AT&T Database


With the next generation iPhone announcement only a few days away many rumors have been spreading. One of them comes from BGR and shows data from AT&T with Case-Mate, Otterbox, and other popular manufactures cases listed. The cases are for the “Apple iPhone 5″ hinting at a bigger update than the rumored iPhone 4s. Another thing to note… Read More

New iPhone 4S Cases by Speck and Otterbox


The ‘Commuter’ case series by Otterbox just got an upgrade to the iPhone 4S! Shown in the picture below the packaging has marked ‘Commuter Series iPhone 4S’, if we look closer at the case itself you’ll notice not much is different on the design aspect — in fact I didn’t find anything ascetically different.  … Read More