iOS 6 Jailbreak: Why You Shouldn’t Bother

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The iOS 6 jailbreak is almost ready for public release, but the jailbreak isn’t worth the hassle for most iPhone and iPad users. Jailbreaking allows users to run apps that Apple doesn’t allow in the App Store, to change the look of the iPhone with themes, install a variety of iPhone tweaks and more. These […]

Everything You Need to Know About iPhone Unlocking

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It is now illegal to unlock an iPhone in the U.S. without carrier approval for phones purchased after January 26th, even if the iPhone is out of contract. Unlocked iPhones and unlocked phones are still legal, in fact many carriers will unlock the iPhone after a contract is complete, or under other conditions and users […]

iOS 6.1 Jailbreak Release Takes Major Step Toward Public Release

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The iPhone 5 jailbreak is almost ready for release as the team working on the jailbreak is now able to test the jailbreak process on the official IOS 6.1 release and finish up work on the iOS 6.1 jailbreak tool. There is no name for the iOS 6 jailbreak tool yet, but the evad3rs team […]

iOS 6.1 Jailbreak for iPhone 4 Possible, Better Off Waiting

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Now that iOS 6.1 is out for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, users of older Apple devices like the iPhone 4 can jailbreak IOS 6.1 right now, without waiting for the upcoming iOS 6.1 jailbreak from evad3rs to upgrade and jailbreak, even if it is a good idea to wait. The iOS 6.1 jailbreak or the […]

iOS 6.1 Jailbreak: Success, Safe to Update, Sunday Release Teased

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With the release of iOS 6.1 for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, we have confirmation that the iOS 6.1 jailbreak is a success, rumors of a possible release and the go ahead to update with one catch. The iOS 6.1 jailbreak will jailbreak all iOS 6.1 devices, including the Apple TV 2, but will […]

iOS 6.1 Jailbreak Close as evad3rs Tease Exciting Week

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The iOS 6.1 jailbreak is close as the evad3rs tease an exciting week while warning users to avoid fake accounts posing as the newly formed jailbreak team. Over the weekend Apple released the iOS 6.1 GM, the final test before the official iOS 6.1 release that the team is waiting for to announce the iOS […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak Team Forms Evad3rs Dev Team

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The big names behind the iOS 6 jailbreak release formed the Evad3rs Dev Team today. @pod2g, @MuscleNerd, @Planetbeing and @pimskeks are the founding members of the Evad3rs. This group officially joins together the biggest names behind the iOS 6 jailbreak, many of which were already working together. The group was part of the iOS Dream […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak: Bright Future as Hackers Join Forces

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The prospect of a swift iOS 6 jailbreak release improves as hackers team up to work on the new iOS 6 jailbreak, even as some in the scene take an opposing view. The collaborative efforts to jailbreak the latest version of iOS is reminiscent of the hacker dream team which came together to bring the iPhone 4S […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak Vulnerabilities Discovered, Key to Release MIA

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Work on the iOS 6 jailbreak yielded 2 new vulnerabilities late last week, but the key to a public iOS 6 jailbreak release for the iPhone 5 and iPad 4 remains elusive. The jailbreak community is already benefiting from @pod2g’s return to jailbreaking. Pod2g and Planetbeing connected last week to work on the iOS 6 jailbreak and reportedly […]

GeoHot isn’t Working on an iOS 6 Jailbreak Called YellowRa1n


The supposed return of George Hotz, aka GeoHot to the jailbreak scene yesterday caused a stir as a Twitter account with GeoHot’s photo and name began posting links to videos of an iOS 6 jailbreak for the iPhone 5 and sending a tweet to @pod2g and others claiming he was working on an iOS 6.1 […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak: Why We Are Waiting for Untethered

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One of the reasons we typically wait so long for jailbreaks, especially the iOS 6 jailbreak for the iPhone 5 is that the team behind the work is striving to release an untethered jailbreak. Granted there are other factors, like finding all the exploits needed and preparing an iOS 6 jailbreak tool that the average […]

Pod2G Turns Attention Back to iOS 6 Jailbreak

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Famed iOS hacker pod2g is ready to focus on the iOS 6 jailbreak now that his new iPad app podDJ is live in the App Store. You probably know Pod2g for his work on the iOS 6 jailbreak and for his role in providing an iPhone 4S jailbreak last year, but his new app is […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak: What’s Up With the iPad 3, iPad 4 and iPad mini?

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The IOS 6 Jailbreak is in the works, and while we focus on the iPhone 5 jailbreak in much of our coverage, we expect that the upcoming iOS 6 jailbreak release will deliver iPad jailbreaks. The iOS 6 jailbreak for iPads is likely linked to the release of the first iOS 6 jailbreak. It is […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak Release Not Linked to iOS 6.1 Release Date

The iOS 6 jailbreak release is not linked to the iOS 6.1 release. We previously reported that the iOS 6 jailbreak release was on hold until after the iOS 6.1 release date because the new software breaks part of the jailbreak and because the team does not want to burn an essential jailbreak exploit. Planetbeing […]

Untethered iOS 6 Jailbreak a Success, Don’t Upgrade to iOS 6.1

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The iOS 6 jailbreak is a success according to hacker @Planetbeing, but more work is needed before a public release is possible. In a post on Reddit, spotted by iDownloadBlog last week, he shared success on the iPhone 5 jailbreak, saying he is running an untethered iOS 6.0.2 jailbreak on the iPhone 5. Even though the iOS […]

5 Apps We Want with the iOS 6 Jailbreak

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While we wait for the iOS 6 jailbreak release, we want to share some of the apps we can’t wait to use when we can jailbreak the iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S. All of these apps already work with the iOS 6 jailbreak, but they are limited to the iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4. After […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak: Pod2g Is back, Promises “It is Not the End!”


Pod2g is coming back to jailbreaking to work on the iOS 6 jailbreak for the iPhone 5 and other new Apple devices, saying his calls for an Open iOS 7 are not a sign of defeat. Pod2g, the man best known for his essential contributions to the absinthe jailbreak tool, the first iPhone 4s jailbreak, broke […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak: 5 Reasons We Can’t Wait

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As hackers continue to work on the iOS 6 jailbreak we want to share why iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S users can’t wait for the next jailbreak release. An iPhone 5 jailbreak, or the iOS 6 jailbreak, would allow iPhone owners to do more with their devices than Apple allows. While users who jailbreak iOS […]