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image thumb52 Geohot iPhone Untethered Jailbreak Coming On February 10?

The release of the Verizon iPhone 4 is just a couple of days away and I am in particular excited as Apple finally escapes the clutches of AT&T over to another carrier. But that’s not what we are interested in talking about here as MuscleNerd mentioned of Geohot might be releasing the latest untethered jailbreak. This will most probably be announced on February 2, the same day Verizon announces the Verizon iPhone.

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image thumb51 Untethered Jailbreak Vulnerability Discovered On iOS 4.3 And iOS 4.2.1

Looks like there is yet another loophole in the iOS for iPhone, iPod Touch and the iPad. Pod2g is once again in the news as the guy behind SHAtter and Greenpois0n’s untethered iOS 4.2.1 exploit is the one making the discovery. Reports state that this can be used for the iOS 4.3 as well.

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image thumb50 Redsn0w 0.9.7 Untethered iOS 4.2.1 Jailbreak Coming Soon To Windows

Windows users might just find this news lucky as the iPhone Dev Team confirmed a short while back that they will be releasing the Windows version of the Redsn0w. This will enable users on Windows to jailbreak iOS 4.2.1 using the iOS 4.1 IPSW rather the iOS 4.2 Beta 3 firmware as well as the SHSH Blobs.

First things first, don’t expect the Windows release to breeze through like it does on the Mac OS X. The primary reason for this is that the Redsn0w 0.9.7 for Windows will be utilizing filesystem instead of the RAM. Here’s a bit of information shared by the deb team on the release: Read More »

image thumb48 Geohot Jailbreak Of PlayStation 3 Gets A Blow As US Court Grants Restraining Order To Sony PlayStation 3

Remember the earlier report on Geohot trying to break even with Sony and breaking his jailbreaking habits to the PlayStation 3 and being sued by Sony? Well here is an update on the news.

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image thumb47 How To Install Android 2.3 Gingerbread On Your iPhone And iPod Touch

For those of you who love the Android platform and the absence of it has been the primary reason why they haven’t shifted to the iPhone there’s good news. Developers have succeeded in brining the Android 2.3 Gingerbread to iPhone 3G, iPhone 2G and the first generation of the iPod Touch.

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image thumb46 Facebook Introducing Voice Chat Feature?

Is this a new update coming up on Facebook? I mean the call feature? Is Mark Zuckerberg ensuring that his social network is head on with competing against the likes of Google, Skype, etc.

The button is available on a  few profiles and it most definitely is there for the inclusion of the voice chat feature. We only recently reported about HTC releasing 2 Facebook phones by next month and having this feature included would make more sense. We will get back on this later in detail so stay tuned.

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image thumb45 2 Facebook Phones From HTC Coming Out Next Month

There were rumors on the release of the Facebook Phone set to make a release soon. It just turned out that this rumor might very well be true as reports roll out of HTC in work to launch the same.

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linkedin logo 300x199 LinkedIn Introduces InMaps To Help Visualize Your Professional ConnectionsLoads of text is always a bit difficult to digest, especially when you can ensure the information is pushed forth in a much better manner using visuals. I mean think of it if I could visualize the news feed on my social networking profile and have them sorted in categories defined via keywords. Life would have been really simple and would have ensured I respond to things I like the most.

image thumb44 LinkedIn Introduces InMaps To Help Visualize Your Professional Connections

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image thumb42 White iPhone 4 Coming Out Tomorrow ?[Rumor]

Rumors have been a vital part in any and every Apple news off late, especially for its products like the iPhone, iPod Touch and the iPad and the iPod 2. Well there has been one set of rumors about the White iPhone 4, that has seen everything from possible release dates to being pulled off the Apple Store. It appears we might just be in for another surprise.

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Who wouldn’t try thinking of a way to smuggle a few iPhones across borders and countries? I mean it’s not like smuggling life threatening items like drugs, endangered species, etc, but stealing is stealing nonetheless and the worst bit is to fail doing so.

image thumb41 How To Smuggle 44 iPhones… to Fail!

That is what Engadget reported earlier. A 60 year old woman trying to even out her age by smuggling 44 iPhone devices from London to Israel. She was caught at the Ben Gurian International Airport, upon reaching the destination. The old lady had all those 44 iPhones strapped around her waist and no matter how enthusiastic she was, walking with all those Apple iPhones around her waist proved to be a bit awkward and caught eyes of the authorities.

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