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Untethered jailbreak for iOS 6.1.3/6.1.4/6.1.5 is finally here

Earlier this year, after Evad3rs released its Evasi0n jailbreak tool for iOS 6.1, it was assumed that there wouldn’t be a jailbreak tool for anyone with later versions of iOS 6.1. Partly because Evad3rs themselves said they wouldn’t waste their exploits on a delta update, but rather wait and use them for iOS 7 when it was released. Also partly because…

Evad3rs team admits it “dropped the ball” with evasi0n7 release, opens up on Taig investment

Since it was released at the weekend, Evasi0n7 – the latest jailbreak tool – has been put under the spotlight for more reason than one. Primarily, there’s been some controversy over the Chinese company, Taig, who was rumored to have invested in the latest release. Although the investment itself wasn’t entirely sketchy, there were reports that the jailbreak…

Cydia updated for iOS 7 and nothing dodgy found inside evasi0n7

This year – relative to last – the gap between iOS 7 launch and its jailbreak tool being released was incredibly small. Along with news of its release came reports stating that a Chinese company had funded, and with that came rumors of sketchy code being used and the software being infected. Those reports weren’t helped by the fact that Saurik (Jay Freeman)…

WWJC 2013 developer and hacker talks being live streamed today

Saurik – AKA Jay Freeman Today, the likes of Jay Freeman (@saurik) – or Mr. Cydia – along with Ryan Petrich and a few other well known jailbreak developers and hackers will be giving talks at the annual WWJC (Worldwide Jailbreak Convention) in New York. Tickets have long since become unavailable, but thankfully there’s another way to take in some of the…

OpenJailbreak website by p0sinxninja launched

Last month, it was announced that p0sinxninja (Joshua Hill) was working on a new project called openjailbreak that was supposed to help iPhone jailbreak developers collaborate on jailbreak methods. The idea behind the site seems very cool, and today the site has reportedly gone live. The site offers many features for hackers and developers such as a…

iOS 7 jailbroken already?

Nothing official has been announced yet, but it looks like iOS 7 has already been jailbroken. Developer, Ryan Petrich (@rpetrich on Twitter) has uploaded a picture of his iPod touch running iOS 7 and with his own tweak, Activator running on it. Looking at the icons on the dock and the design of the popup warning, it looks authentic: As soon as any…