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Good news! Your iPad 2,4 can now be jailbroken with Absinthe & Rocky Racoon.

There weren’t many iOS 5.1.1 devices that the Absinthe 2.0 and Rocky Racoon jailbreaks didn’t support from day one, but one of them was the iPad 2,4 — the latest Wi-Fi iPad 2 that Apple released alongside the third-generation iPad earlier this year. Thanks to their latest updates, however, that’s all changed. With Absinthe 2.0.4 and Rocky  [Read More…]

From left to right: @p0sixninja, @pod2g and @planetbeing of the Chronic Dev Team

On Friday, May 25th hackers from the Chronic Dev Team released Absinthe 2.0, a tool that jailbreaks iOS 5.1.1 on nearly all iOS devices, including the third-gen iPad. The untethered jailbreak can be performed on an iOS device after downloading the free Absinthe app on any Mac, Windows or Linux computer. Once again proving that  [Read More…]

The Chronic Dev Team has pushed out a minor update to its Absinthe 2.0 untethered jailbreak. The tool was only released this morning, but this new update addresses issues where the software can freeze up during the process of jailbreaking. If you’re having trouble jailbreaking your iOS device on iOS 5.1.1 with Absinthe, grab this update now. Direct download links: Absinthe 2.0.1 for Mac (10.5, 10.6, 10.7), Absinthe  [Read More…]

Today the Chronic Dev Team released a new version of Absinthe, the popular tool used to jailbreak iPhones, iPads, and iPods. In this video, I’ll show how to jailbreak your device running iOS 5.1.1 with Absinthe.   For an in depth guide about backing up your SHSH blobs and more, check out our guide here. You can download Absinthe from this link.

During today’s Jailbreak Live event at the Hack in the Box conference in Amsterdam, Pod2g and his “dream team” of iOS hackers took to the stage to unveil the long-awaited iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak. The team also explained how the Absinthe 2.0 software works its magic and opens your device up to a world filled with apps and tweaks that Apple never wanted you to install on your device. Here’s how  [Read More…]

Cydia Buckles Under The Weight Of New Absinthe Jailbreak

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Click here to see Cult of Mac's full jailbreak archives! The Chronic Dev Team released its Absinthe 2.0 jailbreak this morning for all iOS devices running iOS 5.1.1. This is the first jailbreak available for the newly-released third-gen iPad, and Absinthe 2.0 has already become the Chronic Dev Team’s most successful release to date.  [Read More…]

Absinthe 2.0 The much anticipated Absinthe 2.0 jailbreak has been released by the JailbreakDreamTeam. The utility allows for an untethered jailbreak of iOS 5.1.1 on virtually all idevices, including iPad, iPad 2, iPad 3, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, and iPod touch 3rd and 4th gen. An untethered jailbreak means the device is free to reboot on it’s own without boot assistance and without connecting to a computer. In order to  [Read More…]

Chronic Dev Team Releases Absinthe 2.0

The Chronic Deve Team released Absinthe 2.0 today as promised. Let the jailbreaking begin. The Absinthe jailbreak tool supports the following devices: Quote: iPad 1, iPad 2 (2,1?2,2?2,3 ) iPad third generation (3.1?3,2?3,3) iPhone (2,2?3,1?4,1) Support for the newer 32nm iPad 2 (iPad2,4) will be added later. As usual the jailbreak instructions are as follows: Make a backup of your device in iTunes by right clicking on your device name under the ?Devices? menu and click ?Back  [Read More…]

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Like we told you would happen earlier this week, the Chronic Dev Team has released Absinthe 2.0 today, a jailbreak for nearly all iOS devices, including the third-gen iPad, running the newly-released iOS 5.1.1. Absinthe 2.0 is an untethered jailbreak, meaning you won’t have to re-jailbreak every time you reboot your iOS  [Read More…]

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The latest Absinthe untethered jailbreak for iOS has finally been released. After months of waiting, you can download the Chronic Dev Team’s free Absinthe tool to jailbreak your iOS device in a matter of minutes. We’ll show you how to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 the right way in this guide. [Read More…]