iPhone Dev-Team Shows Off iPhone 3.0 Jailbreak and "UltraSn0w" Unlock

Engadget Mobile brings word that the iPhone Dev-Team has shown off a working Jailbreak and Unlock -- now dubbed UltraSn0w -- via Qik video.

The Jailbreak and Unlock should be available on Friday, though TiPb's guess is it may not work on the new iPhone 3G S, since it took 6 months to unlock the iPhone 3G via yellowsn0w and longer for the 2nd generation iPod touch via redSn0w. We'll likely know more when the Dev-Team gets some quality time with the new hardware and figures out what, if any, new cats Apple has brought for the mice to game...

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