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aTV Flash (black) updated to version 1.2, adds video zoom, recently visited

aTV Flash (black) updated to version 1.2, adds video zoom, recently visited

Firecore has released an updated version of its aTV Flash (black) software that runs on any jailbroken second generation Apple TV. The new update, version 1.2,  adds in some nice new features like video zoom options, grid view, watched icons, quick access to recently visited browser pages and a...
iPad 2 caught on camera running Cydia with an untethered iOS 5.01 jailbreak

iPad 2 caught on camera running Cydia with an untethered iOS 5.01 jailbreak

Chronic Dev Team member pod2g has again teased everyone waiting for an iPhone 4S and iPad 2 untethered jailbreak. This time he has released a picture of an iPad 2 running Cydia after being jailbroken by the soon to be released untethered iOS 5.01 jailbreak. We have already seen a demo video of...
redsn0w updated to version 0.9.10b4, includes iBooks fix

redsn0w updated to version 0.9.10b4, includes iBooks fix

Popular iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad jailbreak tool, redsn0w has been updated to version 0.9.10b4 and now includes a fix for the iBooks issue that has long been plaguing jailbreak. The b4 version of redsn0w incorporates the 5.0.1 fix for iBooks, and also for sporadic problems with launchctl...
iPhone 4S untethered jailbreak shown off in video

iPhone 4S untethered jailbreak shown off in video

pod2g has updated his blog with a video by Chronic Dev Team member, DHowett, running an untethered iPhone 4S jailbreak on iOS 5.0.1. The video runs down everything you'd expect from rebooting the device to show an untethered state and launching Cydia and showing that the device ID is indeed an...
SuperSwitcher adds more functionality to the iPhone's Fast App Switcher [jailbreak]

SuperSwitcher adds more functionality to the iPhone's Fast App Switcher [jailbreak]

SuperSwitcher is a new jailbreak mod in Cydia that offers extended functionality and settings access to the Fast App Switcher on your iPhone. Don't you just hate searching for your favorite app icon in between so many Springboard pages? Wish you could just "bookmark" your favorite apps in the...
Out of the sandbox, A5 jailbreak now one step closer

Out of the sandbox, A5 jailbreak now one step closer

With the last update regarding the yet to be released iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbreak coming to us from pod2g, we learned that a “dream team” had been assembled to help tackle a sandboxing issue in the Apple A5, now the latest information is brought to everyone via Planetbeing where he took to...
Snappy5 adds instant camera access to the iPhone [jailbreak]

Snappy5 adds instant camera access to the iPhone [jailbreak]

Snappy5 for iOS 5 is a new jailbreak mod in Cydia that brings instant access to the iPhone camera no matter what you're doing. Never miss a photo opportunity again! It is a camera application that launches quickly, without having to exit your currently running application. This is a free...
iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbreak imminent with new "dream team" behind A5 exploit efforts

iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbreak imminent with new "dream team" behind A5 exploit efforts

Notorious iPhone hacker pod2g has updated the community letting everyone know a jailbreak "dream team" has been assembled to help tackle a sandboxing issue in the Apple A5, a vital part of the exploitation process necessary for an iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbreak. @planetbeing, the legendary...
Mail More Photos smashes puny iPhone photo email limit [jailbreak]

Mail More Photos smashes puny iPhone photo email limit [jailbreak]

Mail More Photos is a new jailbreak mod in Cydia that aims to get rid of the five photo per email limitation on iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Mail More Photos allows you to attach as many photos as you want to email. The default limit of 5 photos is removed from the Albums and Places views...
Forums: Remove Jailbreak, Enabling restrictions on iPad 2

Forums: Remove Jailbreak, Enabling restrictions on iPad 2

As we noted earlier, next week is all about CES 2012 and we'll be there gathering the best content we can find for you all. It's sure to be a great time so make sure you follow along here on the blogs and especially in the forums. The forums are a great spot to discuss all things Apple in a...
Fullscreen app demonstrated on the Apple TV [Jailbreak]

Fullscreen app demonstrated on the Apple TV [Jailbreak]

  Following the hack that allows fullscreen apps to run on the Apple TV, developer Jack Perry, known as @Jackoplane on Twitter, decided to try porting his own apps to the bigger screen. A quick preview of Frequencies for AppleTV... Waiting for @stroughtonsmith to test it on a real device. The...
More details emerge on the upcoming iPhone 4S and iPad 2 untethered jailbreak

More details emerge on the upcoming iPhone 4S and iPad 2 untethered jailbreak

Pod2g has decided to share a little more information on the hopefully soon to be released iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbreak. In a blog post, pod2g has answered a couple of questions that may have been on your mind as you await its release. One of the questions is how he has managed to get an...
Forums: College books on iPad 2, PhotoStream trickery

Forums: College books on iPad 2, PhotoStream trickery

While CES is never really a big show for Apple, they do manage to seemingly always find a way to make some Apple news happen during the event. Like always -- there is plenty of Apple rumors happening right now but they do seem to get more plentiful as we get closer to CES. Looking to discuss CES...
Zephyr updated to version 1.0.2-1 with more enhancements [Jailbreak]

Zephyr updated to version 1.0.2-1 with more enhancements [Jailbreak]

Zephyr by chpwn has been updated to version 1.0.2-1 with a few more enhancements. For starters, you can now disable gestures in any app you choose. This is handy for games and apps that may cause you to unintentionally invoke a gesture. It looks as if he's gotten help with this feature from Ryan...
Potential iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbreak on the horizon?

Potential iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbreak on the horizon?

A couple of quick updates for those still waiting on Apple A5 device jailbreaks -- namely iPhone 4S and iPad 2 -- as well as an iOS 5.1 jailbreak. For iPhone 4S and iPad 2 devices, @pod2g just tweeted the following: made a step today for the A5. With some luck we could expect a release in a...
Forums: Positives and negatives about jailbreaking, Email security on WiFi

Forums: Positives and negatives about jailbreaking, Email security on WiFi

We're now fully into 2012 and already, we've been hearing about some great things to come from Apple. Of course, we'll have to wait and see what turns out to be true and what turns out to just be rumors but that's part of the fun. Looking to discuss all things Apple? We've got a spot just for you...
pod2g posts more details on Corona untether

pod2g posts more details on Corona untether

pod2g has updated his blog with more details on how the Corona untether actually works. If the deep inner workings of exploits such as this interest you, it's definitely something you'll want to check out. Using a fuzzer, I found after some hours of work that there's a format string...
Zephyr updated to version 1.0.1 [jailbreak]

Zephyr updated to version 1.0.1 [jailbreak]

Zephyr by chpwn has been updated to version 1.0.1 to add a few enhancements and fix a few existing bugs. Among the changes are fixes to disable multitasking gestures within apps such as Cut the Rope or Words with Friends where you may not want gestures to be active. For those not familiar,...
iPad apps now running in full screen mode on the Apple TV using developer port

iPad apps now running in full screen mode on the Apple TV using developer port

iOS and jailbreak developers Steven Troughton-Smith and Nick, who goes by the Twitter handle @TheMudkip have now managed to get iPad applications running on an Apple TV; in full screen mode running on a 720p HDTV. We told you yesterday how they were working on a way to bring iOS apps to the Apple...
Apple TV hacked to run iOS apps

Apple TV hacked to run iOS apps

iOS and jailbreak developers Steven Troughton-Smith and Nick, who goes by the Twitter handle @TheMudkip, have hacked together a working window manager for Apple TV, paving the way for the possibility of iPhone and iPad app compatibility on the non-touchscreen device. I rewrote SpringBoard...

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