Apple Is Jumping Straight to iOS 4.2.1

  Apple said that it would release iOS 4.2 to the world this month and plenty of rumors and ‘insider’ tips have given us nearly as many release dates for it as there are days in the month. Guess what? Apple now has just released iOS 4.2.1 GM to developers. The GM stands for golden master, ...

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iOS 4.2 Coming In November—Will Fix Security Flaw

  You probably have heard about the security flaw in iOS 4.1 that lets someone bypass your PIN security and access, call and email your contacts list. The flaw lets someone tap a few buttons to sneak past the emergency call screen that you can access even when the iPhone is locked by a PIN. Your ...

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iOS 4.1 GreenPois0n Jailbreak Working Just Fine

Now that Apple’s iOS version 4.1 has been hacked, jailbroken and that jailbreak released to the world in the form of Limera1n and GreenPois0n, the big question is: how well does it work? I’m glad to be able to report that GreenPois0n works excellently. In fact, version ‘RC 4’ is out right now. The new ...

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The Apple TV Has Been Jailbroken!

Apple iOS fans can rejoice—the Apple TV has already been jailbroken with the 'SHAtter' exploit that will be arriving for the iPhone 4 soon. It'll most likely be called 'GreenPois0n' and has already managed to work its way onto the iPod touch 4 in beta. The fact that the Apple TV has already been jailbroken ...

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Jailbreak for iOS 4.1—Sort of

An iOS 4.x jailbreak has arrived finally. Well, sort of. It only works on the iPhone 3G and iPod touch 2nd generation. Basically, this is the same hack method that has been used to jailbreak iOS since the very early days. Due to the security loopholes in these older devices, the hack still works. It ...

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The iOS 4.1 Jailbreak is Almost Here

  Apple's iOS 4.1 just came out and hackers have almost finished their jailbreak. No surprise there actually. The bootrom exploit that the jailbreakers are utilizing was discovered even before the official iOS 4.1 release. The new jailbreak is expected to be called 'GreenPoison' and will be coming from the Chronic-Dev Team. Excited that iOS 4.1 will ...

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New iOS 4.1 will be Jailbroken Soon: Bootrom Exploit Found

It was just yesterday that I wrote that iOS 4.1 would be jailbroken soon. Good news is here just the day after iOS 4.1 was officially released, in the form of a bootrom exploit that has already been found. To be fair, it was probably found in the iOS 4.1 pre-release that developers have been ...

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IOS 4.1 Out: Apple Decides iPhone 3G Will Not Get Game Center, iPod touch 2 Does

    Both the iPhone 3G and the first generation of the iPod touch have been snubbed by Apple for the Game Center service coming with the just released iOS 4.1 update. Available now through Apple's iTunes, iOS 4.1 brings a variety of new features to the iOS platform. Both the iPhone 3G and 3GS have been ...

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iPhone 3G, 3GS Not Getting HDR Photos: Jailbreak to the Rescue

The iPhone 3G and 3GS will not be getting HDR photo abilities like the iPhone 4 when iOS 4.1 comes out this week. Actually, it is expected to come out tomorrow (September 8th) since Apple leaked the date on its UK site. The iPhone 3G and 3GS do not have the same 5 megapixel camera ...

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What iOS 4.1 Fixes

  The soon to be released and hotly anticipated iOS 4.1 update promises a lot. Fortunately, the per-release version delivers on most things. Bluetooth fixes, improved performance and of course the proximity sensor issue have all been addressed (at least for most). The update is expected this week, so make sure you backup before you go ...

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iOS 4.1 Bringing HDR, HD YouTube Uploading and FaceTime

  The iOS 4.1 update that should be coming out this week and shipping on the new iPod touch 4 has plenty of features. I have already touched based on Ping, Game Center and the new streaming rentals, so here is a quick look at some of the less talked about things that are showing up ...

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Ping, Game Center and Streaming Rentals in iOS 4.1

    Apple's iOS 4.1 update is expected to come out this week and it brings a slew of new features. Ping, Game Center, and streaming television show rentals are all here. Keep reading for the details. Ping The biggest new feature in iOS 4.1 is a toss up between Ping, Game Center and streaming video rentals, but I ...

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HDR Photo Technology Comes to iPhone in iOS 4.1

Apple's coming iOS 4.1 update will include a feature that allows iPhone users to take High Dynamic Range (HDR) photographs in the included camera application. Working by a series of photographs at different exposure levels, HDR can create pictures that look perfectly exposed and with more detail. Sometimes to the point where they look fake. Fortuately, ...

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Still No iPhone 4 Proximity Sensor Fix

The extremely popular iPhone 4 has had its share of flaws since it was launched earlier this year, but few of the flaws users have reported have been as serious as the defective proximity sensor problem that is in quite a number of handsets that Apple has shipped. Apple has been promising a software fix ...

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