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PlayStation 3 version 3.6 firmware jailbroken

03/18/2011, Sony’s latest firmware update for the PlayStation 3 was said to close holes that hackers have been using to jailbreak the system, but it looks like they didn’t do a good enough job. A hacker who goes by the name of ThatBoringHacker recently...

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...

iOS 4.2.1 untethered jailbreak released by the Chronic Dev team

02/04/2011, The Chronic Dev Team has just released their latest version of the iOS 4.2.1 jailbreak. This version is untethered, meaning you can reboot (power off, then on) your phone without having to use your computer. GreenPois0n RC5 works with all iOS devices...

PlayStation 3 3.56 cracked and jailbroken!

01/30/2011, Infamous Wii hacker Youness Alaoui (aka KaKaRoToKS) took all of a day to crack and jailbreak the PlayStation 3 3.56 update, which means the 3.56 signing keys are already out, so it shouldn’t come across as a surprise to anyone if they receive an...

Windows Phone 7 jailbreak part deux coming

01/24/2011, Julien Schapman, a Windows Phone developer, is currently working on rolling out a Windows Phone 7 Device Manager which will not forget about jailbreaking Microsoft’s mobile operating system in the process. This application is being planned to roll out...

XBMC heads for Apple TV 2, iPad and iPhone 4

01/20/2011, The XBMC team is more than happy, nay, proud, to let the world know that their first ARM-based release is finally out. Scott Davilla who has enlisted the help of several other developers and testers is more than ready to let loose his creation to the...

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...

PS3 permanent jailbreak now possible, thanks to fail0verflow?

12/29/2010, PlayStation 3 firmware hacks like the PS Jailbreak became popular after Sony decided to remove Linux support from the gaming console via a firmware upgrade. Now a hacking team, Fail0verflow, has come up with a technique that will crack the PS3’s...

Jailbreak detection API removed from iOS 4.2

12/12/2010, Apple has seemingly removed access to a jailbreak detection API that was originally introduced to iOS 4.0 over the course of this summer. 3rd party developers of mobile device management software did let the cat out of the bag, touting that the API no...

Jailbreak App Enables AirPlay In All iOS Apps

11/26/2010, Apple’s AirPlay feature that allows you to wirelessly stream videos or audio to compatible devices is a useful one, though it would be much better if it worked with more apps. The good news is that folks out there are hard at work to make it happen,...

GreenPois0n Jailbreak For iOS 4.2.1 To Arrive In A Few Days

11/22/2010, The question that many iPhone users out there always ask after a new firmware version is pushed out is “when will the jailbreak be released?” Now iPhone developer and hacker Joshua Hill of the Chronic Dev Team has provided an ETA for the...

Limera1n runs on Mac, Greenpois0n plays nice with Linux and Mac

10/17/2010, Geohot’s iOS 4.1 jailbreak known as Limera1n will now play nice with Linux platforms in addition to those running on Windows and Mac OS X machines, while Chronic Dev Team’s greenpois0n variant will be able to handle just relevant iDevices...

Apple TV Software UI Ported to iPod Touch, iPhone

09/29/2010, Considering the similarities between the new Apple TV and other iOS devices, we figured it wouldn’t take long for hackers and developers to tinker with the iOS offerings to get iPhone and iPad apps onto the Apple TV and the other way around. Early...