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jailbreakme

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App enables iPad 2 jailbreak from your browser

Newly released JailbreakMe 3.0 offers root access for most iOS devices in just a few minutes using a PDF exploit.

By Jul. 6, 2011

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SquareTrade's warranty now covers jailbroken iPhones

The third-party warranty service says it now covers iPhones that have been jailbroken, something that voids typical warranties.

By May. 4, 2012

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Apple parts ways with hacker famous for iPhone jailbreaking

Nicholas Allegra, who was hired last year after gaining fame at JailBreakMe, was let go after not responding to an e-mail offering to extend his employment.

By Oct. 18, 2012

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Facebook set to launch something 'awesome'

Plaintiffs drop a major copyright infringement suit against CNET, Avid and Adobe offer great deals on video-editing software to lure disenchanted Final Cut Pro users, and Facebook is raising expectations for its news event today.

By Jul. 7, 2011

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Jailbreak your iPad 2, iPhone 4 simply by visiting a Web site

Hacker group Dev-Team (specifically noted jailbreaker @comex) has released the latest version of its popular iOS device jailbreaking tool, jailbreakme.com, available entirely online.

By Jul. 6, 2011

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Apple's iOS 4.3.4 jailbroken

PwnageTool now lets users jailbreak any iOS device running iOS 4.3.4 with the exception of the iPad 2. The jailbreak was created and launched Friday, not too long after 4.3.4 was released.

By Jul. 18, 2011

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5 killer apps for jailbroken iPhones

Some argue that jailbreaking your iPhone isn't really necessary anymore. These five apps beg to differ--especially if you're into free tethering.

By Aug. 4, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud 1540: Astronomy is a girl's best friend (Podcast)

On today's show, we discover the universe's biggest diamond floating out there in space. Plus, the FCC is investigating why cell phone networks went down during this week's East Coast earthquake, especially with Hurricane Irene bearing down on the East Coast even as we speak. Our BOL PSA to you: text, don't call. And also, be safe. Plus, Pandora makes some money and the most awkward voicemail session ever.

By Aug. 26, 2011

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iOS 4.1 jailbreak arrives, but do you want it?

It's not as simple as the browser-based iOS 4.0 jailbreak, and it's currently for Windows only--but it works. The question is, should you even bother?

By Oct. 11, 2010

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New app brings Flash to jailbroken iPhones

A developer of "jailbreaking" software has expanded its test product called Frash, which brings the exiled Adobe Flash to iPhones and iPads that have been already jailbroken.

By Aug. 9, 2010