Tag Archive: Already

Next-gen iPad, iPhone GPU Already Being Licensed

Imagination Technologies has already started licensing its new PowerVR Series6 mobile graphics processing unit to six “key partners.” The new GPU, codenamed “Rogue,” developed by Imagination Technologies has already been licensed by Texas Instruments, MediaTek, and ST-Ericsson. The remaining three partners have yet to be announced. Expect Apple to be one of them. The new GPU apparently offers “best-in-class GFLOPS per mm2 and per mW for all APIs.” This chips predecessor is the same one  [Read More…]

MAC Defender Already Circumvents Apple’s Security Update

Well that was quick. Less Eight hours after Apple issued a security update to identify and remove the MAC Defender malware, a new variation is in the wild that can slip past Apple’s updated defenses. The new MAC Defender is identified as Mdinstall.pkg, and has a time stamp of 9:24 p.m. last night, which is less than eight hours after Apple released its security update. These are some busy hackers. As I noted in the  [Read More…]

iOS 4.3.3 Jailbroken Already On iPhone, iPad, iPod touch Using Redsn0w [Tutorial]

I have just tested this and can confirm that the current latest version of Redsn0w can jailbreak iOS 4.3.3 (tethered) on iPhone 4, 3GS, iPad, and iPod touch 4G/3G.

However the current version of Redsn0w 0.9.6 is limited to tethered jailbreak only, which means that you will have to boot your iOS device in tethered state on every reboot.

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MultiIconMover: And Other Things Apple Should Already Be Doing

Click the image to open in full size. I am constantly amazed at some of the small innovations the jailbreak community comes up with week in and week out. From fixing small gripes (Infinidock) to implementing features that should have been available since the iPhone 1 (Wi-Fi Sync), the jailbreak community exudes a flexibility AppStore developers aren’t granted from Apple. The latest little gem I came across in Cydia is MultiIconMover (which I’m sure  [Read More…]

‘Smart TV’ From Apple May Already Be In The Works

Click the image to open in full size. Persistent speculation about a connected TV from Apple simply won’t subside. On Friday, the rumor mill was taken for another whirlwind spin as Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty re-ignited those lofty suspicions in a research note to investors. As it turns out, "checks in Asia suggest Apple is working on a Smart TV prototype." The "checks" that Huberty refers to are checks with Apple’s Asian component  [Read More…]

iOS 4.3 GM Jailbroken Already on iPhone 4 Using PwnageTool. Here’s A Complete How-To Guide !

Yes you read that right ! The just released iOS 4.3 GM for iPhone 4 has been jailbroken already. The jailbreak though is tethered only for now, which means that you will have to boot it into jailbroken state every time you reboot. Support for iPad, iPhone 3GS and iPod touches is on the way ! Simply follow the instructions below to jailbreak iOS 4.3 GM on iPhone 4 using a combination of PwnageTool 4.2, Universal Ramdisk Fixer and tetheredboot  [Read More…]