iOS 4.3.1 Signal Bars Issue Fix Coming via Ultrasn0w Update for All Users

The iPhone Dev Team released an untethered iOS 4.3.1 jailbreak thanks to i0n1c’s untether exploit. With the release of redsn0w and PwnageTool, some people have run into ‘cosmetic’ signal bar issues after jailbreaking. The issue results in having 1 bar for signal (for those with older basebands), even though the signal is broadcasting at full […]

[Update] Ultrasn0w iPhone Unlock Update for iOS 4.3.1 Coming Today

Update 1: MuscleNerd just sent out the following tweet: ultrasn0w unlockers remember: please stay away until we get a chance to fix the problems 4.3.1 has with older basebands So if you’re thinking of using the latest ultrasn0w update, my advice is to wait at least 24-72 hours before proceeding, as it’s a guarantee that […]

Caution: iPad Baseband iPhone Unlock Disables GPS

A while back the iPhone Dev Team released the latest unlock for the iPhone 3G/3gs. This unlock had a unique workaround–use PwnageTool/redsn0w to inject the iPad’s baseband (which was unlockable) into the iPhone 3G/3GS. Then, use ultrasn0w via Cydia to do the rest. Caution: iPad Baseband Causes GPS to Fail Recent usage of this unlock has […]

redsn0w 0.9.6beta5 Download to Unlock iPhone 3G/3GS

Update 1: If you’re on iOS 4.2.1, and inject the 06.15 iPad baseband, you won’t be able to restore to stock firmware, or downgrade your baseband to 05.xx. Explained by the Dev Team: WARNING — YOU DO THIS AT YOUR OWN RISK!  PLEASE UNDERSTAND THE CONSEQUENCES OF UPDATING TO 06.15. There is no way to […]

Ultrasn0w Unlock for iPhone 3G/3GS on iOS 4.2.1 Released!

Update 2: from the Dev Team: There’s an error in the bundle for the iPhone3GS 4.1 that prevents the new baseband from being used.  If you know your way around OSX, please download the fixed bundle, and unzip it if Safari hasn’t already done so.  Then “Show Package Contents” of PwnageTool.app, navigate to Contents->Resources->FirmwareBundles and […]

Ultrasn0w iPhone Unlock Working on 4.2.1

The iPhone Dev Team told us a couple days ago ultrasn0w will be released on Sunday to unlock your iPhone on 4.2.1. Dev Team member MuscleNerd tweeted tonight that ultrasn0w is working fully on 4.2.1. This is great news for those that require an iPhone unlock. As always, do not update to iOS 4.2.1 via […]

redsn0w Updated For Mac, iPhone 3G and iPod Touch 2G 4.1 Jailbreak!

The iPhone Dev-Team has done it again. If you’re still holding on to an iPhone 3G or 2nd generation iPod Touch running 4.1, your jailbreak tools for Mac are here. It’s fairly straight forward as usual with redsn0w, get on the official 4.0 or 4.1 firmware, then use redsn0w to jailbreak. Dev-Team: “IF YOU USE […]

Ultrasn0w Updated To 1.1-1, Improves Battery Life

iPhone owners who recently unlocked their iPhone with the latest version of Ultrasn0w may have been experiencing a sudden decrease in battery life. The battery levels have been so severe in some cases that some users have reported battery levels dropping an average of 5% every hour. By jailbreaking your iPhone, Ultrasn0w 1.0-1 is the […]

Almost 800,000 iPhones Unlocked with Ultrasn0w So Far

Ever since the release of JailbreakMe.com, people around the world have been jailbreaking their iPhones with ease (and even those inside Apple Stores). More important, this new jailbreak made it possible for everyone to easily unlock their iPhones with ultrasn0w. Since August 5th, the iPhone Dev Team reports that 784974 ultrasn0w 1.0-1 unlocks as of […]

iPhone Ultrasn0w Unlocking Tool Now Available For iPhone 4/3GS/3G

Ultrasn0w has been updated and it now provides unlocking to iPhone 4, 3GS, and 3G owners. Version 1.0-1 will allow users to quickly unlock their iPhone for use on multiple cellular carriers. The updated ultrasn0w includes support for iPhone 4 baseband 01.59 and iPhone 3G/3GS basebands 04.26.08, 05.11.07, 05.12.01 and 05.13.04. With the launch of […]

iPhone 3GS 3.1 Firmware: Jailbreak Update

During last week’s Apple iPod Event, Steve Jobs announced the release of iPhone OS 3.1 (or three-dot-one as called by Steve Jobs). This latest firmware brought a multitude of new features, including the ability to rearrange homescreens and icons using the new iTunes 9. What About iPhone 3GS Owners + 3.1 Firmware? However, if you’re […]