Tag Archive: Pod2G


Famed Jailbreak Hacker Pod2G Hates iOS 7 So Much, He’s Ready To Switch To Android

Screen-Shot-2012-05-28-at-12.04.50-AM Famed iOS jailbreak hacker Pod2g hates the redesign of iOS 7 so much he might abandon Apple’s operating system all together… for Android.

On his official Twitter account, Pod2G — an important figure behind the past few jailbreaks, including the iOS 6 Evasi0n jailbreak — tweeted:

After a few days of iOS 7 beta 1 testing, I must admit that I am about to switch to an Android device.

IMHO,  [Read More…]

Pod2g and Planetbeing Announce Progress On iOS 6 Untethered Jailbreak

iOS 6 still lacks an untethered jailbreak solution on newer iOS devices, although users of older limera1n devices can experience a tethered jailbreak on iOS 6 thanks to a bootrom exploit and old bootrom iPhone 3GS models do have an untethered jailbreak on iOS 6. Earlier in January, iOS hacker planetbeing shared on Reddit that he had an untethered iOS 6 jailbreak running on his iOS 6.0.2 iPhone 5, however he wasn’t going to release it just yet because  [Read More…]

Meet Pod2g, The Luckiest Jailbreak Hacker In The World [JailbreakCon]

SAN FRANCISCO, JailbreakCon 2012 — To the world he’s known only by his online pseudonym, “pod2g.” On Twitter, he has amassed over 340,000 followers. As one of the most respect iOS security researchers today, he frequently fields job interview requests from the biggest technology companies in the world. To the millions who jailbreak, he’s a living legend.

At JailbreakCon, pod2g gave a fascinating talk on his past experiences as a  [Read More…]

Pod2g and MuscleNerd Publish Jailbreak 5.1.1 FAQ, Users Can Safely Upgrade to 5.1.1

“You can safely upgrade to 5.1.1 now if you want to be ready” Pod2g tweeted after reposting a Jailbreak 5.1.1 FAQ MuscleNerd published earlier today. As usual unlockers who want to preserve their baseband should hold off on the upgrade to 5.1.1. Below is the FAQ in its entirety. All info below is tentative and subject to last minute refinements @pod2g’s 5.1.1 jailbreak+untether is working out great. All devices are covered except for AppleTV3,1, which  [Read More…]

Pod2g Updates Blog: iBooks Fix Coming to Corona Untether

Pod2g tells us that an iBooks fix is on its way! f you jailbroke your iDevice recently with the iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak, then you’ll be very happy to hear that an iBooks patch is being worked on and will be released very shortly. The news is brought to us by the father of the iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak,pod2gvia hisblog. It won’t only fix iBooks, but it will fix many other applications that are having  [Read More…]

Pod2g Assembles A5 Jailbreak Dream Team

A5 Jailbreak research just got a Pulp Fiction style adrenaline shot to the cerebellum this morning as pod2g announced the assembly of a jailbreak hacking dream team. The list of hackers working together to produce a public release of the A5 jailbreak is daunting. @planetbeing, @MuscleNerd, p0sixninja, and of course pod2g are combining their hacking prowess into the Jailbreak equivalent of Captain Planet. Here is pod2g’s entire blog post entitled “Sandbox difficulties.” Originally Posted by:  [Read More…]

pod2g Updates Blog With A5 Jailbreak FAQ Explaining Why it is Not Currently Possible

A4 iDevice users have been enjoying the labor of love that is the iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak for over a week now. However, A5 device owners (iPhone 4S and iPad 2) still live in a jailbreakless world, and apparently many have expressed their displeasure to pod2g. This displeasure resulted in pod2g posting the following FAQ on his blog this morning. It explains, in brief, why an A5 jailbreak is currently not possible. How could pod2g  [Read More…]

Pod2g and the Untethered A5 Device Jailbreak

Pod2g is just about done adding his finishing touches. Everyone is excited about the iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak. But, what people are really waiting for is the iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak for A5 devices such as the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S. There are still a great number of people using iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 4G, iPod touch 3G, and iPad (these are A4 devices) handsets, but there are still many using the  [Read More…]

Pod2G Has An iPhone 4 On iOS 5.0.1 With An Untethered Jailbreak

Feel free to update. We guarantee you that your iOS 5.0.1 A4 device will be untethered. Earlier this weekI reportedthatPod2Gsaid that the iOS 5.0.1 firmware (which is the current iOS 5 firmware) would be able to have an untethered jailbreak. As of tonight, less than an hour ago, Pod2G has confirmed that he has an iPhone 4 on iOS 5.0.1 with an untethered jailbreak. This means that you are safe to update to iOS 5.0.1  [Read More…]

Pod2G: Chronic Dev Team’s Untethered iOS 5 Jailbreak Will Work On iOS 5.0.1 Too!

Pod2G has another thing that will put a smile on your faces! Use iFaith and save your APticket for iOS 5.0. And then….Pod2G has confirmed via Twitter that the Chronic Dev Team’s untethered jailbreak for iOS 5 will in fact work on iOS 5.0.1. I suggest that anyone using iOS 4 still upgrades to iOS 5.0.1 so that you won’t be trapped in the upcoming iOS 5.1 update. That will in fact not be supported  [Read More…]