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GeoHot Gets Millions In Backing For His Self-Driving Car Technology

04/04/2016, GeoHot or George Hotz is famous for being the first person to jailbreak the iPhone several years ago. He remained a part of the jailbreaking scene for a few years, he even developed a jailbreak for the PlayStation 3 which landed him in a lot of trouble...

Elon Musk Confident Tesla Cars Will Drive Themselves In Two Years

12/22/2015, Tesla CEO Elon Musk does not hide has passion for creating a fully functional self-driving car. The company has already released a package of semi-autonomous driving features called Autopilot without taking its eye off the permanent aim which is to create...

Original iPhone Hacker GeoHot Working On A Self-Driving Car

12/16/2015, George Hotz, a.k.a GeoHot, is a pioneer of the iPhone jailbreaking scene as he was the first to come up with a method that allowed people to put custom applications and what not on their iOS devices. He even managed to jailbreak the PlayStation 3 but got...

Root Verizon And AT&T Galaxy S5 With Geohot Towelroot APK

06/15/2014, Verizon and AT&T are two of the biggest mobile carriers in the U.S., unfortunately they’re staunchly opposed to unlockable bootloaders. This means that millions of subscribers on these two carriers who want to tinker with their Android devices...

iPhone and PS3 hacker GeoHot now working at Facebook

06/27/2011, It’s been a long career for the relatively young 21-year-old George Hotz, a.k.a. GeoHot. After successfully unlocking the original iPhone and going on to release several jailbreaks for future iPhones, then fighting off  Sony on his own after...

Anonymous hacker group attacks Sony URLs and PlayStation Network

04/04/2011, If you thought Sony suing Geohot was interesting, wait until you get a load of this. Earlier this morning, the hacking collective Anonymous warned Sony that its ongoing battle with Geohot and fellow hacker Graf_Chokolo was a suppression of free speech....

PS3 Hacker Geohot Flees to South America to Escape Sony

03/23/2011, Oh, how the mighty have fallen. Famed iPhone hacker turned PlayStation 3 hacker George Hotz a.k.a Geohot, has reportedly fled to South America from his New Jersey home in an attempt to escape Sony in their ongoing court battle over hacking the video game...

Sony allowed to inspect PS3 hacker’s hard drive

02/11/2011, Things are getting a little messier for the famous hacker George Hotz (GeoHot). The hacker, who is behind the PS3 and iPhone jailbreaks, is currently in hot soup with Sony after he posted the method of jailbreaking the PS3 online. While Sony recently...

Sony strikes out at the PS3 hacking community again

02/08/2011, It looks like Sony doesn’t look too kindly upon the PlayStation 3 hacking community. They have promised that they will be going after anybody that posts links to PS3 jailbreak code that’s been floating around the internet. Sony has been...

Sony hack court case postponed with jurisdiction questioned

01/17/2011, Sony’s legal eagles must be pretty upset to know that their claim against hacker Georgen “geohot” Hotz will be postponed, as this delay of a trial was due to questions of where the case should physically be held. At the moment, the case...

Geohot jailbreaks PS3 with firmware 3.55

01/09/2011, Geohot once again terrorizes Sony employees with his latest exploit, jailbreaking the PS3’s latest firmware 3.55 – should be a walk in the park for the man who has made jailbreaking iPhones easy peasy. Apart from cracking the latest PS3...