iPhone 4S Jailbreak Untethered for iOS 5.1 Successful, Release Approaches

Great news for anyone who is waiting to jailbreak the iPhone 4S on iOS 5.1 or iOS 5.1.1. Pod2g, the hacker responsible for sharing the latest kernel exploits has successfully completed a new iPad jailbreak Untethered on iOS 5.1, and says it should also work on any device, which means we are very close to the iPhone […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak: Redsn0w Will Soon Allow iPhone 4S IOS Downgrades

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We’re still waiting for the iPhone 4S jailbreak, and anyone who wants to jailbreak needs to avoid iOS 5.1.1. But sometimes accidents happen, and errant taps or mistakes mean that some users have upgraded to iOS 5.1 or iOS 5.1.1 losing the ability to jailbreak the iPhone 4S. A new version of Redsn0w, the popular jailbreak […]

Skip iOS 5.1.1 If You Want an iPhone 4S Jailbreak on iOS 5.1

iOS 5.1.1 Update - iPhone 4S Jailbreak

Apple is pushing out iOS 5.1.1, the latest security and bug fix update for iOS 5.1 out to the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. The new update is available as an over the air download, but users who want to jailbreak the iPhone 4S on iOS 5.1 should avoid this update. iPhone 4 users hoping […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Ripoffs Continue

iPhone 4S Jailbreak

While work continues on the iPhone 4S jailbreak untethered for iOS 5.1 we continue to see claims of iPhone 4S unlock tools capable of unlocking the iPhone 4S on the latest software. Many of these claims show up in the news section of Google, at the top of searches for, “jailbreak iPhone 4S” and “iPhone […]

iOS 5.1 iPhone 4S Jailbreak Release Date: ‘no clue’ to ‘1 month’

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Untethered iOS 5.1

When we shared the iOS 5.1 Untethered iPhone 4s jailbreak status last week, the most common question was, “When will the iPhone 4S iOS 5.1 jailbreak be released?” Thanks to the great iPhone 4S hacking team and Pod2g, we have new information about the iPhone 4S jailbreak release date, but unfortunately it’s not concrete. In a flurry of […]

How to Unlock Jailbroken iPhones, Including iPhone 4S (Video)

iPhone 4S Unlock

iPhone 4S owners with a jailbroken iPhone can now unlock the iPhone 4S at home using Sam Bingner’s SAM package on their own. The SAM (Subscriber Artificial Module) package allows user to unlock a jailbroken iPhone 4S to work on T-Mobile or another carrier’s GSM network. The iPhone unlock tool works on all jailbroken iPhones […]

Work Starts on iPhone 4S Jailbreak for iOS 5.1

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

Now that Apple has released iOS 5.1 to the masses, work has started on a jailbreak for the iPhone 4S, iPad 2 and the new iPad. pod2g, a member of the iOS Dream Team, announced that he is “working actively on finding vulnerabilities in 5.1.” The announcement came on Twitter in response to a user […]

Why You Should Wait to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

How to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

iOS 5.1 brings a number of great new features to the iPhone and iPad. We are recommending that most users upgrade to iOS 5.1 as soon as possible, but for a few users, this doesn’t make sense. (Read: 5 Reasons You Should Upgrade to iOS 5.1 Today) If you fall into one of these categories, you should […]

iPhone 4S Battery Fix App Is a Fake


The iPhone 4S has battery issues for many users, causing faster than expected battery drains, and an early end to connectivity and apps. I’ve shared how to fix bad iPhone 4S battery life in 5 minutes, which is an easy way to fix battery life issues for many users, so I was interested to learn […]

Why I’m Jailbreaking My iPhone 4S, but Not My iPad 2

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Last week the iPhone 4S jailbreak finally arrived, and along with it, the ability to jailbreak the iPad 2. All of these A5 powered Apple devices can now be jailbroken to run all kinds of apps and tweaks Apple won’t allow. As soon as the iPhone 4S jailbreak tool was available I jailbroke my iPhone to share […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Now Available on Linux

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

The iPhone 4S jailbreak arrived last week, but there was no Linux version of the Absinthe jailbreak tool. No more. The Chronic Dev Team has released a Linux version of the Absinthe jailbreak tool, capable of jailbreaking the iPhone 4S while connected to a notebook running various flavors of Linux. Now, no matter what desktop operating system […]

Best iPhone 4S Jailbreak Apps & Tweaks in Cydia

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Now that the iPhone 4S has been jailbroken, you might be asking yourself what you can do with the newfound freedom. There are many great apps that only work on jailbroken phones. These apps allow you to do things Apple would never let into the app store, from turning off 3G restrictions to completely changing the looks […]

Ultimate iPhone 4S Jailbreak Guide

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Guide

We can finally jailbreak the iPhone 4S. This is the first time we can jailbreak the new iPhone, and for many users it is the first time they are jailbreaking an iPhone. Understandably, there are a lot of questions about the iPhone 4S jailbreak process. From how to jailbreak to should you jailbreak, we have […]

Absinthe iPhone 4S and iPad 2 Jailbreak Now Available For Windows

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

Last week GreenPois0n released their iOS 5 jailbreak, but Windows users were left out of the fun at first. Don’t fret PC people, the Windows version of the jailbreak is now a reality. The GreenPois0n team added a download link to the original post. They’re also promising that a version for Linux users is coming soon.

Siri Works on a Jailbroken iPhone 4S

Siri on Jailbroken iPhone 4S

To say Apple isn’t a fan of jailbroken iPhones an iPads is an understatement. Now that you can Jailbreak the iPhone 4S, may people are asking if Apple has cut off access to Siri on jailbroken iPhone 4S devices. While some apps take steps to prevent jailbroken iPhones from using their services, such as the Time […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak: Why Not to Jailbreak

iPhone 4S

So, you may have heard. The untethered jailbreak for the iPhone 4S (and the iPad 2), called Absinthe, has finally arrived courtesy of a “dream team” of hackers/developers. And if you own an iPhone 4S, you might be thinking about taking the plunge. We don’t blame you, but there are definitely some reasons why you […]

How to Jailbreak the iPhone 4S

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

The real iPhone 4S jailbreak has finally been released for the general public. The new iPhone 4S jailbreak works on all A5 devices, which means it is also an iPad 2 jailbreak. Just as we showed you how to jailbreak your iPhone 4, we are giving you a step by step walkthrough to jailbreak the […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Finally Released

Absinthe iPhone 4S Jailbreak

Rejoice iPhone 4S and iPad 2 owners. Today you can finally jailbreak the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 thanks to the A5 Jailbreak Dream Team. The new Absinthe Jailbreak tool allows you to perform a untethered jailbreak on the iPhone 4S and iPad 2. This covers all models of Apple’s latest phone and tablet, and […]

iPhone 4S and IPad 2 Jailbreak Coming Today

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After months of waiting and tons of hard work we should see the first iPhone 4S and iPad 2 jailbreak should be released today. Update: How To Jailbreak the iPhone 4S This morning we shared that the iPhone 4S jailbreak was, “ready to pop,” and now pod2g has shared that the new A5 jailbreak tool […]