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Jailbreak developer says there isn’t an A5+ bootrom exploit, but jailbreaking is “not even close” to being defeated

According to well known jailbreak developer, MuscleNerd, has said that there is no A5+ bootrom exploit, contrary to what some were hoping for considering the secrecy surrounding Joshua Hill’s newest “openjailbreak” development. A lot of rumors ended up coming from this, and one was the possibility of an A5+ bootrom exploit, which is a low-level exploit that…

Rumor: Analyst says no Retina display for next generation iPad mini

All rumors up until now have said how the next generation iPad mini will most likely be getting a Retina display. However, according to a new rumor according to NPD DisplaySearch analyst Richard Shim, the next iPad mini will not have a Retina display, contrary to what most rumors have been pointing towards. Per the report, the next generation will have…

Straight from the horse’s mouth: Google Now not yet coming to iOS

Following the claim from Google Chairman Eric Schmidt that Google Now for iOS was just around the corner, both Apple and Google have announced that the app’s launch is in-fact not as near as you might have imagined. Apple told CNET that it had not received the app to review, while Google has confirmed, saying: “We have not submitted Google Now to Apple’s…

Evasi0n jailbreak doesn’t work on iOS 6.1.3, says one of the developers

  This is some unfortunate news. According to a developer on the evad3rs team, the developers of the evasi0n jailbreak, the software does not work with iOS 6.1.3. David Wang has confirmed to Forbes that one of the multiple exploits used in the jailbreak is fixed in the 2nd beta of iOS 6.1.3, and with one broken, it doesn’t work at all: If one…

Report: Apple hackers were Eastern European, not Chinese

As you may have heard, Apple, among other large companies were hacked earlier this week. It was later found that an online forum was partly to blame for the incident, and it was then assumed that hackers from China were responsible. However, today a new report is out via Bloomberg stating that actually it was hackers from Eastern European countries…

Down but not out: Apple to appeal Brazilian ‘iPhone’ verdict

Yesterday was dominated by the news that Apple lost its ‘iPhone’ trademark exclusivity in Brazil to a local company named Gradiente Eletronica. This means that the Brazilian company can build devices under Apple’s ‘iPhone’ name, while Apple continues to operate in Brazil, selling its ‘real’ iPhones to customers in the country. But surprise, surprise,…

According to Steve Wozniak, the released scene of “JOBS” is fiction

  Remember that video clip released earlier today of the scene from “JOBS”? Well, Steve Wozniak has released a comment about it in the form of a comment on Gizmodo, saying how it is inaccurate, and how he “isn’t even sure what it is getting at.” I’m excited to see the movie, as I’ve long been a user of Apple’s devices, and have read the Steve…

Do Not Disturb gets re-imagined in new concept

Concepts seem to be all the rage this time of year, as we await the half year journey to find out what great new features will come in the next iteration of iOS. A designer who goes by the name Sentry (yes, the same person who made Auxo), has come up with a great idea of how to enable the “Do Not Disturb” feature. With “Pull to Refresh” being added natively…

“Do Not Disturb” bug will fix itself on January 7th, says Apple

As some of you have noticed or read about, there is an apparent bug in Do Not Disturb following the introduction of 2013. Apple has finally acknowledged the issue by posting a page on the Apple Support website titled “iOS 6: Do Not Disturb mode stays on after scheduled time.” The symptoms are simply put as exactly what the bug entails, “After January…

iCloud is down, support page confirms

iCloud was down earlier, today, however it is now appearing to be back online. It was down at the beginning of this article, however the support page (which got a new look also) switched to all is a go while I was in the middle of writing. Several users were ranting about it through the usual medium, Twitter, stating that iCloud was not working….