Tag Archive: News


Great News On iPhone 5 And iPad 2 Jailbreak

Today, p0sixninja the iPhone hacker of Chronic Dev-Team announced that five bootrom exploits has been discovered on the A5 chip which is used in the iPad 2 and expected to also be used in the iPhone 5. Jailbreak iPhone 5 iPad 2 iOS 5 Untethered The news was  [Read More…]

Lose Yourself In Retro Apple Tech News At Internet Archive

Compute magazine Fall 1979 I love the Internet Archive, it’s one of the best online projects there’s ever been. I knew it archived a lot of stuff, but until this week I had no idea that the collection included scanned magazines of old. Jason Scott, of textfiles.com fame, now works for the Archive and wrote a blog post about some of the latest additions – dozens of tech  [Read More…]

NY Times, Newsday Offer Free Access to Storm-Related News

For those in the NYC area, staying on top of Hurricane Irene-related developments on an iDevice just became a little easier as the two major NYC newspapers, the New York Times and Long Island’s Newsday, have dropped their paywalls for Irene-related news. In the case of the NYT, it means readers without subscriptions will still be able to access content tweeted from the NYT’s new @NYTLive Twitter feed, an ephemeral  [Read More…]

We’re All Pretty Stunned by the News — What About You? [Reaction]

image: Dylan Roscover

We all knew this day would come — but not so soon. My reaction was a sudden exclamation of “holy crap” after seeing the USA Today headline pop up on my iPad while on a conference call. A minute later, one of the people on the other end, a Bay Area-based PR executive, said he’d just seen the news and that he realized what my outburst was  [Read More…]

Adolf Hitler Reacts To The News That HP Is Killing Off The TouchPad [Humor]

Proving the rule that Downfall makes any tech story better, here’s Adolf Hitler reacting to the news that HP is killing the TouchPad after just a month on the market. “They told me it would get faster and that I could bump my friends TouchPads to share music. How can I do that if no one has one?!?!?” This is one of the best “Hitler reacts…” videos I’ve seen. Make sure to stay to the end. [via Obama Pacman]

More Bad News for HTC: ITC to Take Up New Apple Complaint

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Sometimes, you can’t get a break. That could be the thinking at Android handset maker HTC, which now faces another trade complaint by Apple. Tuesday, the U.S. International Trade Commission announced it launched an investigation into whether five Apple patents were violated. The new complaint focuses on HTC’s Flyer tablet and many of the company’s smartphones. The ITC could block imports of the devices into the  [Read More…]

Good News, DIYers! New MacBook Airs Have User Upgradeable SSDs

The boys over at iFixIt have started their teardown of the 2011 13-inch MacBook Air, and while much of the construction is similar to last year’s models, there is some good news for DIY upgraders: contrary to rumors, the SSDs have not been soldered to the board, meaning that you can upgrade your Air’s storage down the line. Otherwise, iFixIt doesn’t have much to report this time around, except for  [Read More…]

Article: Exclusive Breaking News: The iCloud Has Been Breached

  We received an exclusive tip from a Robert Petersen that could allows current iDevice owners to access some of Apple’s iCloud services a little sooner than expected. Petersen was able to load up the AppStore and see a new “Purchased” menu, complete with working iCloud download links, as well as in iTunes. Also, in the store settings there are new options for automatically synching Apps and iTunes purchases. All you need is a Jailbroken iOS  [Read More…]

iOS 5 Jailbreak [news]

Recent few weeks we started to hear rumors around the features on the upcoming iOS 5.0 firmware from Apple. Some users expect that iOS 5 will be a revolutionary firmware, iOS 5 will be available for iPhone 4, 3GS, iPod touch 4G, 3G, iPad 1, 2. But what about iOS 5 jailbreak capability ?Before we talking about iOS 5 jailbreak, you may ask yourself a question, why I will update my device to iOS 5  [Read More…]

You May Be Missing Some Updates From Friends In Your Facebook News Feed. Here’s How To Fix It

If you’re a big Facebook user, chances are you’ve run into the odd occasion when you’ve posted an update that apparently nobody saw. It’s like you’ve been cut off from your friends, and while they thought you’d fallen off the face of the planet you’d actually been waxing lyrical with nobody to read it. If it’s happened to you, BookMarketingMaven knows how to fix it.

The problem lies with  [Read More…]