Tag Archive: 5.0.1

[How To] Install iPhoto On Your iOS 5.0.1 Device

When Apple unveiled iPhoto for the iOS device lineup, they officially completed the mobile iLife application set. iPhoto makes it fun and easy to manage and edit your photographs on your iDevice. Unfortunately, they made it so it would only install on iOS 5.1 devices. This was purely meant to screw around with jailbreakers as it turns out iPhoto runs perfectly fine on iOS 5.0.1; even when jailbroken. This is a guide to show you how  [Read More…]

Apple No Longer Signing iOS 5.0.1

The inevitable window has finally closed. Apple has officially ended the signing period for downgrading back to iOS 5.0.1 for all iDevices. A5 devices are now immovable from iOS 5.1 if they have been updated until a solution for downgrading can be found. SHSH blobs will not do you any good for downgrading an A5 device at this time. A4 devices on the other hand, which support iOS 5.0.1 firmware, can be downgraded only if  [Read More…]

Greenpois0n Absinthe A5 Jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1 Updated to v0.2 [Download Links]

GreenPois0n Absinthe A5 Jailbreak The Greenpois0n Absinthe A5 jailbreak utility for iPhone 4S and iPad 2 on iOS 5 has been updated to version 0.2, and now includes a Windows release alongside the Mac OS X version. In addition to bringing the jailbreak to Windows PCís, the new version aims to resolve some of the earlier database problems, white screen errors, and white icon errors that some users encountered during the  [Read More…]

How to Jailbreak iPhone 4S & iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1 with Absinthe

Absinthe Jailbreak for iPhone 4S The newly released and highly anticipated Absinthe A5 jailbreak is the first public jailbreak for iPhone 4S users and the first jailbreak for iPad 2 with iOS 5. If youíve been waiting for an untethered jailbreak for either device with iOS 5, this is it, and itís very easy to use. Absinthe is compatible with iPhone 4S or iPad 2 running the following iOS builds: iPhone  [Read More…]

Warning: Despite Imminent iOS 5.0.1 Jailbreak, Stick To iOS 5.0 If You Want To Unlock Your iPhone 4S

Yesterday, we told everyone who was still rocking a jailbreak under iOS 4.3.3 (mainly iPad 2 users) to upgrade to the soon-to-be-jailbroken-for-A5-devices iOS 5.0.1 now, before Apple releases iOS 5.1, which closes the vulnerability. If you donít, you might lose your chance for a jailbreak for good. Hereís the caveat though. If youíre on an iPhone 4S and if you want to carrier unlock it down the line, donít upgrade.  [Read More…]

Behold An iPad 2 With The Untethered iOS 5.0.1 Jailbreak [Updated]

The suspense is nearly unbearable. After weeks and weeks of waiting for the iPhone 4S/iPad 2 untethered jailbreak, the release is only days away. We just reminded you to update your A5-based iOS devices to iOS 5.0.1 in preparation for the untether, and now thereís a new photo showing off Cydia on Appleís latest tablet. The iPhone 4S jailbreak has already been demoed on  [Read More…]

Fix iBooks Crashing on iOS 5.0.1 Jailbreak with Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 [Download Links]

Redsnow An updated version of the redsn0w jailbreak utility has been made available to resolve a prominent bug with iBooks and also includes other minor bugfixes that could cause crashing. Versioned as Redsn0w 0.9.10b4, the new release continues to be an untethered jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1 for the iPhone 4 & 3GS, iPod touch 3rd & 4th gen, and iPad 1, and does not provide support to any other devices. Fixing  [Read More…]

iOS 5.1 Patches Corona Untethered Jailbreak: Update to iOS 5.0.1 While You Still Can!

Want an untethered jailbreak? Don’t Update to iOS 5.1. The recent untethered jailbreak for A4 devices and the upcoming untethered jailbreak for A5 devices will only be for iOS 5.0.1. It has been confirmed that iOS 5.1 beta 3 closes the exploit for the Corona untethered jailbreak – yes that includes the redsn0w 0.9.10 jailbreak because it uses the same exploits found by iOS hacker†pod2g†as Corona does. iOS 5.1 is currently in beta, and will  [Read More…]

TinyUmbrella Updated to Work With iOS 5.0.1 (Build 9A406) for iPhone 4S

TinyUmbrella is an SHSH solution for iOS. TinyUmbrella, the tool that we’ve used to save our SHSH blobs since the days of Christopher Columbus, has bee updated to work with the second release of iOS 5.0.1 for the iPhone 4S (Build 9A406) which was released in order to fix the iPhone 4S not detecting the SIM card. Right now, using TinyUmbrella to save your SHSH blobs is a good idea, especially with the news that†we  [Read More…]