Demoed in a YouTube video, the untethered jailbreak works on the latest version of iOS, though devices with A5 chips or higher apparently are out of the running for now.
Jailbreaker iH8sn0w has released images of an iPad running the MobileTerminal jailbreak application, exposing the command line to users, suggesting that the iOS 4.2 firmware (still in beta) will be jailbroken upon its release this November.
iPhone hackers are hard at work looking for (legal) ways to bring the voice assistant to other iOS devices.
Apple has given developers a third beta of iOS 6 ahead of its release this fall. It's the second major update since developers got the initial beta in June.
iPhone OS hacker GeoHot on Tuesday released Blackra1n RC3, an updated jailbreak and unlock utility for the iPhone 3GS and iPod Touch.