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Apple removes jailbreak detection API, hacker adds ASLR security

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It's pretty clear that Steve Jobs and the rest of the team in Cupertino aren't exactly fans of people who go around jailbreaking iOS devices. They'd much rather you stay inside the confines of the controlled Apple ecosystem. Strangely enough, though, Apple has decided to pull the jailbreak detection API for its afforded options.

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Homebrewers rejoice! Windows Phone 7 unlock now available

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Well, that didn't take very long. It feels like only yesterday that Windows Phone 7 made its official debut in the marketplace, but someone has already developed, tested, and released an unlocker for Microsoft's latest smartphone platform.

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Greenpois0n Jailbreak FAQ released for iOS devices

For those who can’t wait for a Dev-Team developed jailbreak for your iPhone, iPad or iPods, then you may have looked at GreenPois0n as an alternative. The tool comes with no guarantee, and raises many questions for users looking to break their 4.1 firmware.

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Apple iPhone 4 gets GreenPois0n iOS 4.1 jailbreak

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Did you upgrade to iOS 4.1 only to realize that there was no jailbreak available for it? Do you miss all of those unauthorized apps that you had previously? Fret not, my iPhone-touting friends, because now you have at least two options for breaking free of those shackles. It was only yesterday that we caught wind of the Limera1n jailbreak solution, and now today, you get another shot at the steel bars with the GreenPois0n tool.

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SuperOneClick roots any Android device with a click

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With a single click you can root any Android device out there, the SuperOneClick tool is what used to root the Droid X, but now it’s been updated to included the whole lot.

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iOS 4.1 released, still no jailbreak, iPhone 3G ‘faster’

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Apple today released iOS 4.1, the anticipated update for iPhone and iPod touch devices that fixes bugs with the proximity sensor, Bluetooth connectivity, and the apparent iPhone 3G lag.

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No iOS 4.0.2 jailbreak solution to be made

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The Dev-Team have made a rather important announcement. They're not going to make a jailbreak for iOS 4.0.2. It's not that they're working on it and having trouble, per se; it's that they're not going to bother making one at all.

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JailbreakMe broken: Apple updates iPhone, iPad iOS to thwart PDF vulnerability

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Apple has just pushed new updates; iOS 4.0.2 for the iPhone and iPod touch, and iOS 3.2.2 for iPads. The update does what we all expected, takes away any jailbreaking fun you were having, but also protects you from the latest PDF threat.

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JailbreakMe takes advantage of iOS security flaw: Why you need to worry about it

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JailbreakMe is a web-based process of jailbreaking the iPhone, and its smoother than a ferry ride home from Alcatraz. Although it's good news if your a timid Apple device owner who is hungry for "unsanctioned" apps, it raises security questions about such an escape.

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Jailbroken iPad plays Super Mario World and Mario Kart

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What could be the best game to hit the magical Apple tablet, Super Mario World for Super NES, is made available by jailbreaking the iPad and then running the Cydia app. Although unconfirmed, the use of the WiiMote on the iPad does seem do-able, considering it is Bluetooth and all. The second app SNES4iPhone shows Super Mario Kart on the iPad, the downside to this one is that you have to use the touchscreen controller.

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Rick Roll iPhone Worm Developer Lands a Real Job

Earlier this month, the Apple iPhone got hit with its first worm. The infection was benign and only affected Australian jailbroken handsets, but it demonstrated a security flaw by never giving you up and never letting you down. Well, it turns out that it pays to Rick Roll the world. The creator of the first iPhone worm, as you may ...

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Jailbroken iPhones Get Rick Rolled with Worm

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People will tell you that there are all sorts of risks when it comes to jailbreaking your iPhone, but you also gain access to all sorts of things that you wouldn’t be able to get otherwise. Well, what they didn’t tell you is that jailbreaking could lead to someone never giving you up and never letting you down. As it ...

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