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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...

Sony Expands Lawsuit To Target Other PS3 Jailbreak Hacks

09/29/2010, Sony has expanded its legal action against the PS3 jailbreak by including the PSGroove, PSFreedom, and OpenPSJailbreak, instead of just targeting the owners of PS Jailbreak. The US District Judge has granted motions allowing Sony to serve subpoenas and...

iOS 4.1 Game Center Ported To Jailbroken iPhone 3G

09/23/2010, One of the major downsides of the iPhone 3G at the moment is that you aren’t able to (officially) run the Game Center available on iOS 4.1. Of course, the limitations don’t always apply if you’re part of the jailbreaking community and...

Jailbroken PS3 Gets SNES And Dreamcast Emulation

09/23/2010, The PS3 jailbreak code that was recently released looks like it’s going to bring a frown to a Sony executive’s face today. You can be sure that running an emulator console from its competitors isn’t something they wanted the PS3 to be...

Jailbreak Your PS3 With A TI-84 Plus Calculator

09/07/2010, Now that the PS3 jailbreak code is out in the wild, you shouldn’t be too surprised to hear that all sorts of hacks are surfacing to allow various devices to jailbreak the PS3, allowing users to backup their games to the internal or external hard...

PS3 Jailbreak Code Released To The Public

09/01/2010, It’s probably a rather stressful period of Sony’s PS3 console. First we had the PSJailbreak which claimed to allow users to backup their games to a hard drive, and now a hack called PSGroove has surfaced, claiming to be an open source...

Dev Team will not jailbreak iOS 4.0.2 firmware

08/26/2010, Looks like Apple has won this time round, as leading iPhone jaibreak hackers known as the Dev Team will not be coming up with an exploit that will jailbreak iPhones running the 4.0.2 firmware. The reason behind this? They claim that they do not want to be...