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Hack BlackBerry 10-style word prediction onto your jailbroken iPhone with Octopus Keyboard

Hack BlackBerry 10-style word prediction onto your jailbroken iPhone with Octopus Keyboard

RIM has only just begun previewing BlackBerry 10 and already features like the on-key, gesture-based word prediction are being quickly copied for the iPhone -- at least for jailbreak. Octopus Keyboard is the name of the tweak, and Jeff Benjamin from iDownloadBlog took a look at its current state...
Jailbreak concepts Apple should implement in iOS 6

Jailbreak concepts Apple should implement in iOS 6

We're just under a month away from Apple's WWDC 2012 and with it, an expected preview of iOS 6. Last year, we had a list of features available through jailbreak that we wanted Apple to make mainstream in iOS 5. Apple listened, and we got everything from Notification Center to Wi-Fi sync. This...
iMore Picks of the Week for May 12, 2012

iMore Picks of the Week for May 12, 2012

Every week the editors at iMore carefully select some of our favorite, most useful, most extraordinary apps, accessories, gadgets, and websites. This week's selections include a jailbreak app to manage off-device media, a sheet music app, an app for social networking, a video player that lets you...
Seas0nPass jailbreak tool updated to support latest Apple TV software

Seas0nPass jailbreak tool updated to support latest Apple TV software

Seas0nPass, the popular jailbreak tool for the 2010 Apple TV (720p) has just received an update that will allow it to jailbreak the latest Apple TV software. Apple has just released the Apple TV software update taking it to version 5.0.1; it is actually version 5.1.1 inline with other iOS devices...
iPhone & iPad Live 293: Hulk pants

iPhone & iPad Live 293: Hulk pants

Georgia, Rene, and Seth talk iOS 5.1.1, the future of jailbreak, gesture keyboard shortcuts, multi-user support for iPad, Instacast, cloud storage apps, and Jot Pro vs. Wacom Bamboo stylus. This is iPhone & iPad Live! Subscribe via iTunes: Audio | Video Subscribe via RSS: Audio | Video...
Is there a future for jailbreak?

Is there a future for jailbreak?

There was a time when power users simply had to jailbreak their iPhone as a matter of necessity. If you wanted to get any serious work done with iOS, you had to jailbreak. If you wanted apps, if you wanted copy and paste, if you wanted multitasking, if you wanted proper notifications and Lock...
SwipeSelection for jailbreak brings iOS text editing concept video to life

SwipeSelection for jailbreak brings iOS text editing concept video to life

Once again proving the velocity of jailbreak, no sooner did Daniel Hooper's concept video for an overhauled, gesture-based, keyboard-board iPad text editing update get reported, but it's now been coded up by Kyle Howells as SwipeSelection. Hooper's concept involved a combination of single and...
How the original iPhone was hacked

How the original iPhone was hacked

If you've been around the iPhone scene for a while, you've no doubt already heard the story of how George "Geohot" Hotz unlocked the original iPhone for the first time, back in the summer of 2007. If not, The New Yorker, in a far broader profile, tells it again: In the summer of 2007, Apple...
View multiple windows on your iPad with Quasar jailbreak tweak [Updated]

View multiple windows on your iPad with Quasar jailbreak tweak [Updated]

A new jailbreak tweak called Quasar will let you have multiple apps open and running at the same time. If you've always yearned for the opportunity to have your iPad work more like a desktop OS like Windows or OS X, Quasar could be just what you've been looking for. Quasar is (the very first)...
aTV Flash (black) Apple TV jailbreak package gets updated with a revamped video player and more

aTV Flash (black) Apple TV jailbreak package gets updated with a revamped video player and more

FireCore has released another update to its hugely popular software for jailbroken second generation Apple TV's (2010, 720p version). The new 1.5 release includes a revamped video player which claims to improve playback performance of most video file types. Today we're happy to release a brand...
Stride jailbreak tweak lets you unlock your device with just a gesture

Stride jailbreak tweak lets you unlock your device with just a gesture

Stride is a new jailbreak tweak which is available now,  it allows you to passcode protect your device but without the need for a boring old passcode. Instead of a series of numbers or letters, the Stride jailbreak tweak lets you set up an on screen gesture to do the job for you. Unlocking your...
AT&T iPhones successfully unlocked, restore process will remove jailbreak

AT&T iPhones successfully unlocked, restore process will remove jailbreak

Members of the iMore nation started hitting AT&T yesterday, the moment the previously announced official unlocks for iPhone became available, and so far the results have been successful but mixed. Forum member Irish Rose reports a successful iPhone 4 unlock, tested and working on T-Mobile...
Apple TV jailbreak updated for iOS 5.1

Apple TV jailbreak updated for iOS 5.1

If you updated your Apple TV recently to 5.0 (iOS 5.1) you can now jailbreak it again. FireCore has just updated their popular Seas0nPass jailbreak tool to offer tethered support for the newest firmware on the second generation Apple TV. If you picked up a new Apple TV, you'll have to sit this...
New iPad already jailbroken on iOS 5.1

New iPad already jailbroken on iOS 5.1

Looks like the new iPad is already well on its way to getting a new jailbreak. The Dev Team has posted a status update on the new iPad, and have in fact already jailbroken is on iOS 5.1 using a few different methods. We can confirm that the method used to jailbreak the iPad2 4 months ago (...
iMore Picks of the Week for March 10, 2012

iMore Picks of the Week for March 10, 2012

Every week the editors at iMore carefully select some of our favorite, most useful, most extraordinary apps, accessories, gadgets, and websites. This weeks selections includes a musical game, a jailbreak tweak, an accessory and app to accept credit card payments, a music identifier, a news...
JailbreakCon 2012 to be held in San Francisco, Sept. 29. Tickets on sale now!

JailbreakCon 2012 to be held in San Francisco, Sept. 29. Tickets on sale now!

The World Wide Jailbreak Convention (WWJC) has announced that JailbreakCon 2012 will be held Saturday, September 29th at the South San Francisco Conference Center. The venue its self is in prime location, situated 9 minutess from San Francisco’s airport, 16 minutes from the Heart of the city...
Can you jailbreak the new iPad, AppleTV, and iOS 5.1?

Can you jailbreak the new iPad, AppleTV, and iOS 5.1?

Will you be able to jailbreak the new iPad and can you jailbreak the just-released iOS 5.1 software? If you're a jailbreaker like me, that's probably the first question you asked yourself following Apple's big even yesterday. I know it's the question a lot of you are asking us. Here's the deal...
Tethered jailbreak for iOS 5.1 available for original iPad, iPhone 4 via redsn0w 0.9.10b6

Tethered jailbreak for iOS 5.1 available for original iPad, iPhone 4 via redsn0w 0.9.10b6

A tethered jailbreak for iOS 5.1 is now currently available for the original iPad and the iPhone 4, and earlier model iPhones. (If you have an iPhone 4S or iPad 2, don't attempt to update to iOS 5.1 and jailbreak, it won't work.) As always, unlockers that rely on ultrasn0w are going to want to...
In defense of Cydia, the jailbreak app store

In defense of Cydia, the jailbreak app store

Georgia recently wrote an editorial about the frustration she's experienced using Cydia, the jailbreak app store. I'm a long time advocate of jailbreak and the benefits it brings with it. While Cydia may not be perfect, and it definitely isn't the same experience as using Apple's App Store, there...
iTweak jailbreak store set to be a web based Cydia competitor

iTweak jailbreak store set to be a web based Cydia competitor

iTweak looks to be a lightweight, web-based jailbreak app store set to compete with Cydia and, from what we understand, will allow you to install applications from the web app directly onto your jailbroken device. Developed by @roktheworld27 and @mtamermahoney, the description reads as follows...

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