Tag Archives: Jailbreaking

iBooks fix released for all jailbroken A4 devices

For those of you who have jailbroken your iDevice within the past couple weeks, you’ve most likely been slapped with a bug that rendered iBooks unusable. Well, last night both redsn0w and Corona were updated to fix this bug. Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 patches the iBooks issue on a kernel level, allowing the user to now read purchased books or magazines on a…

Pod2G demoes untethered iPhone 4S jailbreak [video]

While there were tons of twitter updates yesterday, mentioning and providing updates regarding the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 untethered jailbreak, none were quite as in-depth as the video shown above. In this brief video, Pod2G demoes an untethered jailbreak running on an iPhone 4S with iOS 5.0.1 installed. In this video, he successfully reboots the…

CDevReporter: send crash reports to Dev Team without need for a PC

About a month ago, Chronic Dev Team created a crash report tool that allowed users to connect their iDevice to their PC and send any iOS crash reports to the Dev Team, rather than sending them to Apple. This was all done in hopes of finding security holes which would provide us with information on how to exploit iOS 5 devices. As you remember, thousands…

Jailbreak News: iH8sn0w releases iREB 5

It’s been roughly ten months since the last iREB update, but now it’s back in action again, this time by the name of “iREB 5″. For those who are unfamiliar with iREB, it’s a tool used to fix many of the device errors you may encounter while restoring to a custom firmware, and sometimes when restoring to a factory firmware. It’s a very helpful little…

Pod2G and MuscleNerd report progress of A5 jailbreak

While we are all eagerly awaiting the untethered jailbreak for A5 devices, it seems as though things are coming along quite nicely with the “dream team”. In a recent twitter post, Pod2G gives props to MuscleNerd and Saurik for their input on the project; MuscleNerd stating that Saurik has made “major” contributions to the team. Pod2G also states…