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iOS’ Deus Ex: The Fall Patched To Run on Jailbroken iPhones

iOS’ Deus Ex: The Fall Patched To Run on Jailbroken iPhones

By Chris Richardson July 18, 2013

Whatever your position on mobile device/touchscreen “serious” gaming, the kind that goes beyond the arcade-like Angry Birds/Candy Crush Sagas of the world, there is no denying these devices have become a viable destination for games with a more serious tone …

iOS 6 Beta Gets Developer-Only Tethered Jailbreak iOS 6 Beta Gets Developer-Only Tethered Jailbreak

Yesterday we brought you news that the public jailbreak of iOS 6 may be a long time in coming, thanks to Apple’s efforts to close holes in the software that have been exploited by jailbreak devs to jailbreak previous versions …

iOS 6 Jailbreak May Be Tougher Than Expected iOS 6 Jailbreak May Be Tougher Than Expected

Yesterday we told you that the beta version of iOS 6 fixed all the exploits that were used to jailbreak iOS 5.1, effectively killing the current jailbreak. While MuscleNerd was able to get his fourth-generation iPod Touch jailbroken, many things …

iOS 6 Kills Latest Absinthe Jailbreak iOS 6 Kills Latest Absinthe Jailbreak
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Well, if you didn’t know it was coming, you should have: it’s been confirmed that the current beta of iOS 6 eliminates the exploits used by pod2g and the rest of the Dev Team to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1. In other …

Absinthe 2.0 Gets An Update With Bug Fixes Absinthe 2.0 Gets An Update With Bug Fixes
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This morning we brought you news that the long-awaited jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 was ready for download. The public jailbreak tool, Absinthe 2.0, was released to the public this morning. Now, though, just a few hours later, Absinthe has gotten …

iOS 6 Jailbreak Already In The Works iOS 6 Jailbreak Already In The Works

With this morning’s news that the untethered jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 was finally available, you would think that those responsible for it might be inclined to rest on their laurels for a while. Apparently you’d be wrong. Several members of …

iOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak: Absinthe 2.0 Now Available iOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak: Absinthe 2.0 Now Available

As expected, the jailbreak of iOS 5.1.1 has been released this morning, and is now available for download. The public jailbreak tool, Absinthe 2.0, can be downloaded from greenpois0n. You can download Absinthe for Mac, Windows, and Linux. Absinthe currently …

iOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak Coming Tomorrow? iOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak Coming Tomorrow?

On Monday we brought you news that the long-awaited untethered jailbreak of iOS 5.1.1 was “a matter of days” away. Pod2G tweeted that the public jailbreak tool – dubbed Absinthe 2.0 – was nearly ready for release. Now it looks …

Samsung Galaxy S III Easily Rooted Samsung Galaxy S III Easily Rooted

It was never in doubt that Samsung’s new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S III, would be rooted, allowing consumers to remove Samsung’s TouchWiz interface and install custom ROMs. What was unexpected was that the root would happen more than a …

iOS 5.1 Jailbreak “A Matter Of Days” Away iOS 5.1 Jailbreak “A Matter Of Days” Away

It seems there was quite a bit of jailbreak-related news over the weekend. First and foremost, it looks like pod2g’s jailbreak of iOS 5.1.1 is nearly ready for public release. Second, it looks like the public tool that will be …

Apple Stops Censoring "Jailbreak" Apple Stops Censoring "Jailbreak"

Yesterday we brought you news that Apple had suddenly begun censoring the word “jailbreak” in its various stores. Visitors to the App Store or the iTunes Store who searched for “jailbreak” saw it replaced with “j*******k.” That, as you may …

Apple Censors The Word "Jailbreak" in iTunes Apple Censors The Word "Jailbreak" in iTunes

Do you know how much Apple hates jailbreaking? Apparently, it’s enough to label the mere mention of it as an obscenity, worthy of the full “**********” treatment. That’s right, searches within iTunes for anything relating to “jailbreak” now shows “j*******k” …

iOS 5.1 Jailbreak “Weeks Away,” But Getting Closer iOS 5.1 Jailbreak “Weeks Away,” But Getting Closer

Yesterday we brought you news that iOS hacker pod2g had gotten an untethered jailbreak of iOS 5.1 working on his third generation iPad. In his tweet yesterday, he said that after a little more work, he would test it on …

iOS 5.1 Jailbreak Coming Sooner Than Expected? iOS 5.1 Jailbreak Coming Sooner Than Expected?
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Just yesterday we brought you news that the latest update to the jailbreak took redsn0w, which should be coming soon, would allow users to roll back to an older version of iOS. This was good news, because it meant that …

Redsn0w Jailbreak Tool To Support Downgrading iOS Redsn0w Jailbreak Tool To Support Downgrading iOS

When iOS 5.1 released last month, it didn’t really have a lot in terms of new features. Apart from a new (and, to be fair, much improved) camera shortcut and a few other little odds and ends, iOS 5.1 didn’t …

iOS 5.1.1 Jailbroken, But Don’t Update Just Yet iOS 5.1.1 Jailbroken, But Don’t Update Just Yet

Yesterday we brought you news that Apple had released iOS 5.1.1, a minor update that focused mainly on squashing a few bugs that had been discovered since the release of iOS 5.1 back in March. As usual, those whose iOS …

iOS 5.1 Jailbreak One Step Closer To Reality iOS 5.1 Jailbreak One Step Closer To Reality
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An iOS 5.1 untethered jailbreak came one step closer to being a reality today. Just a few hours ago jailbreak developer pod2g tweeted that he had an untethered jailbreak running on his iPhone 4. Now, this does not mean that …