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iPhone 5 Screen Gate – [iPhone 5, iPod Touch 5G]

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Apple’s yearly refresh of iOS products have often come with some issues. Last year arouse issues with Siri and was dubbed ‘Siri Gate’ by users, before that people were complaining about the iPhone 4 and it’s reception issues, dubbing it “‘Antenna Gate’. This time around it’s ‘Screen Gate’.

With the release of the iPhone 5 and iPod touch 5G, users and developers have been cracking down, looking for any problems or hidden features. This time around a game developer (CMA Megacorp) noticed that their was a bug on the iPhone 5. He, along with others have noticed that the screen …

AppleNBerry has been selling Loktar_Sun’s free SAM unlock method for $50

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Remember when we told you that there was a hardware method for unlocking iPhone4 on 5.1? Well it turns out that the Gevey Ultra for iPhone4 on 5.1 was actually reliant on the Loktar_Sun SAM unlock method. That’s right, AppleNBerry has been charging $50 for a piece of hardware that utilized the same exact unlock process that was released by Loktar_Sun for free.

Now usually at iPhoneBlogr, we are quick to recommend AppleNBerry as the official reseller for Gevey SIMs. However, this is just despicable on their part. Fortunately they have stated that they will be refunding anyone who …

1980 Steve Jobs interview discusses humble beginnings

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Since the recent passing of Steve Jobs, videos of his keynote speeches and rare and sometimes never before seen footage has been circulating around the internet so as to keep his memory and his words and his vision of the future alive. The video below is from an interview he did in 1980 in which he talks about the Apple1/Apple2 computers and the very early beginnings of Apple Computer Company.

In the video, he talks about his visit to a local public school where he got to talk to and watch 4th and 5th graders using his computers as if …

New iPad battery problems?

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With the recent release of the New iPad, a few weeks back, iOS gamers, media editors and everyday users have been putting it through the ringer. From the all the hype of the new LTE compatibility, the retina display and all the great new apps, it almost makes your iPad2 seem like a paper weight. But like the iPhone 4S, does the New iPad also have battery issues?

Dr. Raymond Soneira, president of DisplayMate Technologies Corporation, has put the device through its paces, testing just about every aspect of its “resolutionary” new Retina display. One thing he found, “batteries do …

Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 released to fix iBooks issue

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A while ago, Corona 1.0-5 was released to fix iBooks issues on jailbroken 5.0.1 devices. MuscleNerd has now released Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 with the same fix. For users who are already jailbroken, just run the new version over the top of your current jailbreak but be sure to uncheck the “Install Cydia” option so as not to corrupt your jailbreak. For those who are on a factory 5.0.1 firmware, simply us our Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 tutorial to jailbreak and iBooks will work right off the bat!

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Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 – OSX
Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 – Win

Happy New Year from the iPhoneBlogr team!

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Well, 2011 has been a crazy year for us and the entire jailbreak community! I just wanted to spend a few moments wishing you all a happy and healthy New Year! Hopefully 2012 will be a great year for iDevice jailbreakers! Thank you for your support, without you the readers, this wouldn’t be half as fun for us

Here’s to a great New Year!

Sincerely,
The iPhoneBlogr Team…

Secret covered banner at WWDC is causing a stir

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Today marks day 1 of WWDC 2011. Apple has already announced that there will be no new hardware announcements today, but that hasn’t stopped people from pondering what could be hiding underneath this giant cloth!

Other banners that are hanging around the convention are uncovered and have already been confirmed by multiple attendees such as a banner for OSX Lion, iCloud and iOS5. So what could they possibly be hiding with this banner? Do you think it is something hardware related such as an iPhone4S, iPhone5 or iPhone Nano? Or do you think it is something software/infrastructure related. We will …

Sn0wbreeze 2.6 tutorial – untethered jailbreak for 4.3.2 on all iDevices besides ipad2

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iPhone hacker @ih8sn0w has updated his popular jailbreak tool Sn0wbreeze 2.6 to include support for all iDevices running 4.3.2 firmware except for the iPad2. This will create a custom firmware file that you can restore in pwned DFU mode if you wish to preserve your baseband. Below is a tutorial for Windows users to jailbreak 4.3.2 untethered using sn0wbreeze 2.6.

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Sn0wbreeze 2.6 – Windows
iOS 4.3.2 firmware

Step 1: Open sn0wbreeze and click the blue arrow. At this screen you will select the 4.3.2 firmware file you downloaded. You can either drag and drop the IPSW …

Happy Halloween!

Hoping you all have a safe and happy(and scary!) Halloween!!

From all of us at iPhoneBlogr!

Also, check out this sweet iPhone4 Halloween costume using an iPhone4 and a 40-inch LCD display

Pre-Jailbroken 4.1 Firmware

Below are various different custom firmware files that were created using Pwnage Tool 4.1 download these if you are weary of creating your own. Your device MUST be in pwned-DFU mode for these firmware files to restore properly(read below). Make sure you read the description of each firmware CAREFULLY so that you know what you are installing.

*IMPORTANT* In order to restore these custom firmware files, you must use Pwnage Tool(Mac) to enter DFU mode. If you have Windows, you can now use Redsn0w 0.9.6b2 to enter pwned-dfu mode which will allow you to install the custom firmware …

iTunes 10 Safe for Jailbreak and Unlocks

In a recent tweetMuscleNerd has confirmed that iTunes 10 that was released this morning is safe for further Jailbreaks and Unlocks. His tweet says it all:

So there you have it, if you had doubts as to update or not, they are now answered.

If you have any questions or comments feel free to ask them below.…

Jailbreak iPhone 3GS on iOS 4.0.2 with PwnageTool [Unofficial Release]

The unofficial release of PwnageTool for jailbreaking iOS 4.0.2 is now out in the wild. It can jailbreak iPhone 3GS (with old bootrom only) using iOS 4.0.2 custom firmware. There is of course no need to update to iOS 4.0.2 if you have iOS 4.0.1 (jailbroken using JailbreakMe) and PDF Patch installed from Cydia. But in case you have updated to iOS 4.0.2 accidentally on your iPhone 3GS (with old bootrom), you can jailbreak it again using this version of PwnageTool for Mac.

Oh and if you have saved your SHSH blobs, you are always able to downgrade your …

Upcoming jailbreak will probably work with iOS 4.1 also

In reply to a question from @imagineThiss via twitter, @comex talked about the next firmware (iOS 4.1) thats is going to be released for the iPhone sometime in the future.

The jailbreak hopefully being released within the next few days is, again, going to be a big one. “the upcoming new JB from @comex will be untethered and for all 4.x devices”. Apple’s signing window for 4.0 has already closed but you are able to get your SHSH blobs for 4.0.1.

So, for now, and as always, save your blobs and be careful of any updates though …