Google Announces a Vanilla Samsung Galaxy S4!

Google Galaxy S4

Google introduces a vanilla Nexus flavored Galaxy S4! Yesterday Google made the Masconi center in San Francisco theirs and announced some awesome new products and features. Google’s yearly I/O event has in recent memory come to be known as the place where Google announces new hardware. The conference however was born for developers. The company ...

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UltraSn0w Carrier Unlock for iOS 4.2 Arriving by Weekend

The iPhone hacking group—Dev Team—has announced through Twitter that it will be releasing its UltraSn0w carrier unlock for iOS 4.2.1 by Sunday at the latest. The first two models to be supported are the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS. Unfortunately, the iPhone 4 will not be unlocked quite yet. The actual tweet from @MuscleNerd says, “Good progress ...

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iOS 4.2 and the Coming 4.2.1 Update Already Jailbroken

No need to worry jailbreakers, the coming iOS 4.2 update has already been jailbroken. Worried that the new 4.2.1 version of iOS is up on Apple’s website for developers ahead of the launch of 4.2 is a bad sign? No worries there either. The hack implemented in GreenPosion and the rest of the jailbreaking tools ...

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T-Mobile Selling iPhone Charging Cables at Some Stores

T-Mobile has apparently started selling iPhone charging cables at some of its corporate stores in the US. Since the company does not have the iPhone, you might be scratching your heads on this one. Does this mean T-Mobile will finally be getting the iPhone or is the company just trying to cater to all of ...

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GreenPois0n iOS 4.1 Jailbreak Finally Released

GeoHot might have beaten the iPhone hacking Chronic Dev Team to the punch with his ‘Limera1n’ iOS 4.1 jailbreak, but they appear to be shaking it off with the release of ‘GreenPosi0n’ today. The Chronic Dev Team had planned to release GreenPois0n on 10/10/10, but veteran iOS hacker geohot released his own, different hack after ...

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‘GreenPois0n’ iOS Jailbreak ETA 10/10/10

  The highly anticipated 'GreenPois0n' jailbreak for the iPhone 4, iPad and iPod touch 4 will be released at “10:10:10 AM” on 10/10/10. The news comes from the Twitter account of p0sixninja, a member of the hacker team working on the jailbreak solution. Barring a big, unforeseen problem, we will all finally have our iPhone 4 ...

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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 iPhone 4 Gets its Carrier Unlock

Apple’s iPhone 4 has been jailbroken and now unlocked all within the course of this week. Thanks to the team behind ultrasn0w—a carrier unlock—the new smartphone has been released from the shackles of AT&T. The new unlock also brings unlocking to newer model iPhone 3G/3GSs with basebands 04.26.08, 05.11.07, 05.12.01 and 05.13.04. Since the government ...

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iPhone 4 Will Be Unlocked Very, Very Soon

Very exciting news for anyone who owns an iPhone 4 or any other iOS-powered device—iOS 4 was jailbroken over the weekend and the carrier unlock for the iPhone 4 will be here shortly. How shortly? Think in the next two days. Thanks to those brave souls in the iPhone Dev Team, we will soon be able ...

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Now that it’s Legal to Jailbreak, Will You?

Now that that pesky DMCA nonsense has been settled with regards to jailbreaking and unlocking cellular phones—yeah, the Government just declared it  completely legal to do so—jailbreaking might just enter the realm of legitimate business. This also brings up the question of whether or not you will be deciding if jailbreaking is right for you ...

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It’s Official: Jailbreaking and Unlocking iOS Devices is Legal

Apple received a well deserved legal blow today—the Library of Congress has announced that jailbreaking and unlocking a phone is completely legal and added these two practices to its list of exemptions for the Digital Millennium Copyright act. This is certainly joyous news to the legions of Apple faithful who have gotten around the company’s ...

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iPhone 4 Finally Unlocked—Public Release of Hack Coming

For anyone keeping track of the iOS hacking scene, a carrier unlock exploit has finally been found for the iPhone 4. Carrier unlocks allow owners of phones to use them on networks other than what they were issued for. Layman’s terms? Carrier unlocks let iPhones work on T-Mobile and other GSM networks despite Apple and ...

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iPhone 4 Update to iOS Version 4.0.1 Delayed to Prevent Hackers?

Apple may be delaying the release of the first update to its iOS 4 software, version 4.0.1, that is expected to fix the ‘grip of death’ reception problems plaguing its newest smartphones because it wants to prevent the anticipated arrival of the first iPhone 4 jailbreak and unlock options available.

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