Got a third-gen iPhone 3GS on iOS 3.1.3 and can't wait to jailbreak it? We've got a treat for you! Yesterday, famous iPhone hacker Comex uploaded a video on YouTube showing an untethered jailbreak of a 3rd generation iPod Touch running OS 3.1.3. Not only does the video meet all the guidelines of a good jailbreak video as set by the iPhone Dev Team, but it also got the approval of MuscleNerd as being legitimate. Check out the video after the break. Read More
Rumors pertaining to the next iPhone model have been afloat for a while, but for the first time a credible media source such as the Wall Street Journal has had its say in the matter, and affirmed that Apple is indeed working on a new device, most likely dubbed iPhone HD, for this summer. What’s more, we may finally see a break in AT&T’s monopoly over the iPhone market, with WSJ mentioning that Apple is “working on another model for US mobile phone operator Verizon Wireless." As the speculation goes, the Verizon device would probably be a CDMA-based one, instead of the traditional GSM technology. Read More
When the original iPhone was released on June 29, 2007, the cat-and-mouse game between hackers and Apple had begun. Before the highly-anticipated launch, Apple had already announced on June 11 that year, that the iPhone will support only web-based applications, coupled with the fact that it will remain tethered exclusively to the AT&T network. These announcements were received with much resentment by the excited user community, since that meant slaughtering the true potential of Apple’s wonder-child. And hence the game started.
Editor's Note: If you are looking for jailbreaking and unlocking guides, scroll to the bottom of this page. We will keep updating this page when new tools and methods for unlocking and jailbreaking iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad are released.Read More
Cydia’s long loading times have always been the painful associated with the otherwise wonderful package installer for jailbroken iPhone and iPod Touch devices. Previously it used to take a whole lot of time to refresh the repositories in real time. Now, it seems Jay Freeman (Saurik) has heeded to people’s wails and cries, and released essential APT upgrades to the Cydia package installer itself, which should considerably reduce Cydia load times and improve overall speed. Read More
A while back, iH8sn0w, the developer of iREB and sn0wbreeze, released his jailbreak helper tool under the name of f0recast, held in high esteem by the iPhone jailbreak community. Now, it appears as if ihackinjosh guys are working on some new jailbreak helper tool (or something of the kind, it is not clear at the moment). This became apparent through a tweet from @ihackinjosh on March 3. For the complete story, continue reading after the jump. Read More
Amidst the plethora of all the jailbreak tools out there comes a new entrant; one claiming to be better than the lot, and much more. This tool, called the Gull1hack, promises wonders for iPhone 3GS new bootrom and iPod Touch 3G owners, since this tool not only claims an untethered jailbreak but also an unlock solution using some modifications in Fuzzyband. It also claims to work with all iPhone and iPod Touch models till date. Read More
Are you wondering what tool to use for jailbreakingyour iPhone or iPod Touch? Confused between what tool would suit your device the best? Or want to know if your device will work only a tethered jailbreak? Is your device unlockable? Read More