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GeoHot & Sony Settle PlayStation 3 Jailbreak Lawsuit, Silently!

It sure comes as a surprise move from Sony announcing that they have already come to a settlement with George Hotz aka Geohot regarding PlayStation 3 jailbreak lawsuit. According to the official statement, an agreement was reached last month on March 31st in which GeoHot has agreed not to publish the code while admitting that(…)

Geohot Sets Up A New Blog, Asks For Donations To Fight Sony’s Lawsuit!

George Hotz aka Geohot, the genius behind the first ever iPhone unlock, the developer of Blackra1n / Limera1n jailbreak tools and the mastermind behind the PlayStation 3 jailbreak has decided to open up a new blog with latest updates regarding Sony Computer Entertainment America’s lawsuit against him for releasing the PS3 jailbreak. After discussing the(…)

Geohot’s Live Interview Regarding PS3 Lawsuit On G4TV’s Attack of the Show [VIDEO]

Geohot’s Live Interview Regarding PS3 Lawsuit On G4TV’s Attack of the Show [VIDEO]

Geohot’s latest PlayStation 3 jailbreak made Sony so furious that they filed a lawsuit against him asking courts to block all his publications regarding PS3’s jailbreak code and remove his published work from all over the internet. Yesterday, Geohot was interviewed live on G4’s Attack of The Show regarding this lawsuit. Kevin Pereira from G4TV talked(…)

Sony expresses its ‘awareness’ and concerns over the recent PlayStation 3 hacks

Sony expresses its ‘awareness’ and concerns over the recent PlayStation 3 hacks

The Playstation 3 network has recently been the target of a German hacker group called, failOverflow (also hacked open the Nintendo Wii) and George ‘Geohot’ Hotz (also played an active part in jailbreaking the iPhone) who released the root key for Playstation 3 hacks for everybody to use. All this, in turn, completely dismantled the(…)

Geohot Releases “dePKG” PS3 Firmware Package Decrypter [BREAKING NEWS]

After all the drama revolving around Sony’s EPIC FAIL regarding PS3 security hole which led to the fail0verflow exploit, the genius hacker Geohot makes another comeback and this time helping the PS3 jailbreak scene instead of the usual iOS. He has released a very useful linux based PS3 firmware package decrypter called dePKG that would(…)

Geohot’s New Bootrom Exploit To Jailbreak iPhone 5 & iPad 2 Untethered!?

The recent return and release of Limera1n from Geohot was a shocker for most of us. What’s even more shocking to learn now is that he still has some other bootrom level exploit reserved to jailbreak iPhone 5 & iPad 2 or other future iOS devices, all untethered for life! It has been reported and confirmed(…)

GeoHot’s Limera1n Exploit Ported Into PwnageTool For Mac

Just moments ago @wizdaz, a member of the iPhone DevTeam, tweeted something that appears to be a big breakthrough in the current jailbreak scene with greenpois0n and limera1n each battling out their supremacy over the other. He said: ported new geohot’s bootrom exploit into PwnageTool This announcement further hints that the PwnageTool’s ETA which was(…)

Geohotz Movie Trailer appears on YouTube [Video]

Love him or hate him ( why would you ? ), Geohotz is the awesome dude who first unlocked the iPhone. This wiz kid went on to create many more jailbreak tools and find cool exploits that made him even more famous. He’s thought to be needy for attention and arrogant, but we disagree. If(…)

Limera1n Jailbreak Released For iOS 4.1 Devices by Geohot

Limera1n Jailbreak Released For iOS 4.1 Devices by Geohot

GeoHot has just released his Limera1n jailbreak for all iOS 4.0, 4.1 devices. Currently he has only posted the following update on his website Limera1n.com which does not reveal much details at the moment: limera1n, 6 months in the making iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 3G, iPad, iPhone 4, iPod Touch 4G 4.0-4.1 and beyond+++ limera1n(…)

Limera1n Jailbreak For iOS 4.1 By GeoHot Will Drop On October 11, 2010

Limera1n Jailbreak For iOS 4.1 By GeoHot Will Drop On October 11, 2010

We now have enough evidence to conclude that the recent rumor for return of GeoHot with Limera1n jailbreak is actually true. What now appears to be confirmed is that on October 11, 2010 i.e Monday, GeoHot is set to release his Limera1n jailbreak for iOS4.1 devices which is just one day after Greenpois0n jailbreak’s ETA(…)

iPad Jailbreak (and for OS 3.1.3) to be out by the end of this month

Finally the curtains have been taken off over the current jailbreak situation and we have some good news to look forward to: a jailbreak for iPhone 3.1.3, iPod Touch 3.1.3 and iPad 3.2 will be available by the end of this month. These news have come from P0sixninja who has been working on greenpois0n, who(…)

George Hotz has an iPad OS 3.2 Jailbreak working with Blackra1n

It’s getting difficult to keep up with all the jailbreak videos and pictures nowadays. George Hotz, the jailbreak wonder kid, has jailbroken the iPad using blackra1n, which was originally developed as the easiest jailbreak solution for iPhone and iPod Touch. The picture that George Hotz posted on Twitter (and later on his blog) shows the(…)

Second version of Blacksn0w to unlock iPhone 3GS New Bootrom?

The people behind the Gull1hack tool said they are working on a new unlocking tool for the iPhone 3.1.3 that comes with the 05.12.01 baseband on the iPhone 3GS with the new bootrom, using their version of Blacksn0w v2. You are free to believe the Gull1hack team, but nothing is for sure until the Dev(…)

Unlock for baseband 05.12.01 for iPhone 3.1.3 might be coming soon!

For you unlucky people who updated their unlocked phones to firmware 3.1.3, have hope! George Hotz has confirmed that he has a working exploit which can be used to unlock the latest 05.12.01 baseband which was upgraded if you updated to newest firmware. No ETA was given was given regarding the release in his tweet,(…)

blackra1n – jailbreak for iPod Touch and iPhone 3.1.2 is out for Mac OS X

The wait is quickly over. George has released blackra1n, the jailbreak tool for iPod Touch and iPhone firmware 3.1.2, for Mac OS X. It works exactly the same way as our guide for jailbreaking using blackra1n on Windows defined. There’s no word yet whether it supports the 3G 8GB iPod Touch as mentioned in our(…)

Fixing issues with iPod Touch 3.1.2 blackra1n Jailbreak

A lot of people have been reporting issues with jailbreaking using the new blackra1n tool by George, specially iPod Touch 3G owners. Some of these issues have to do with the fact that this is a tethered jailbreak for iPod Touch 3G so far. This means that to boot your iPod Touch 3G, it must(…)