MyGreatFest (now JailbreakCon) – the first jailbreaking convention held in the world, brought a lot of good news and excitement for the jailbreaking community. Yesterday in London, many of the Jailbreaking stars gave presentations, including Jay Freeman who gave a one hour talk about jailbreaking and Cydia.
You must’ve read about the first jailbreaking convention in the whole word, MyGreatFest, which was held yesterday (Saturday) in London. The Chronic Dev Team, was there and gave outstanding presentations about the jailbreaking field and many other projects they were working on. These presentations help in understanding a lot about jailbreaks for iOS dominated devices. We have made a collection of the main presentations and the projects discussed in this convention, so you are not missed out on anything.
What with the unlimited amount of rumors about iPhone 5 specs, designs, pictures and whatever, you must have missed a lot of things. But you must have read about Apple releasing the next generation iPhone in October. Till now, it was only a rumor, but now we have confirmed report related to the Apple’s iPhone 5 release.
Time does certainly has a value. For those who don’t believe it, just consider having a loss of $60,000 worth iPads in just a minute. Even if you can’t, Best Buy is certainly considering it so. Because, a minute cost them a fortune.
According to recent reports, Apple is gearing up to refresh the lineup of their most powerful offering in mobile computing i.e. the MacBook Pros. The move is a rather unexpected one as pundits believe, because it was assumed that Apple would wait for a refresh of their MacBook pro lineup until Intel releases its next-generation Ivy Bridge platform which is due next year.
The iOS is an amazing Operating system. Its user-friendly functions make a user feel easy and relaxed. It can also be used as a gaming console, with amazing graphics. Although, Apple has restricted the third-party apps to run on an iOS device, but some “jailbreak hackers” as you might call, have beaten Apple in this field and have found exploits in it. After doing this, they released softwares which allowed the iOS users to download/install apps or tweaks (via Cydia) without the consent of Apple. These softwares or jailbreaks as they are called, have also come in pretty useful for the iOS users, allowing them to choose any other carrier other than the one specified by Apple, and install any tweak or app.
Earlier Today Microsoft showed the demos Windows 8 to the attendees of the BUILD conference and released Windows 8 Developer Preview Build along with the sneak peek of the developers platform and tools. Every attendee was also given Samsung Windows 8 Tablet running on Windows 8 Developer Preview Build.
Finally Microsoft is unveiling Windows 8 OS at Build Conference in Anaheim. Redmond is releasing Windows 8 Developer Preview at the conference and answering a lot of questions. Apart from Windows 8 OS, Samsung tablet running on Windows 8 was also given to attendees for testing the new OS.
There has been a lot of talk about the upcoming iOS 5 and the iPhone 5, which are believed to be released in the first half of October [for latest posts about iOS 5 and iPhone 5, visit our homepage]. Just a few days before, on September 1st, the iOS 5 Beta 7 was released for developers, along with iTunes 10.5 beta 7.
Today Apple sends out EFI Firmware Update 2.1 to MacBook Air in order to bring improvements and fix some issues on the latest models of MacBook Air. This updates fixes the issues related to recovery of Mac OS X Lion over internet and makes MacBook Air compatible for the upcoming Thunderbolt display.
Though nothing can be said about what is being cooked at Cupertino Headquarter, but one thing is sure that new device, whatever its name is (iPhone 5 or iPhone 4S) is coming with per-installed iOS 5. The next major release of iOS for iPhone, iPod and iPad devices, versionized as iOS 5, will be shipped to Apple’s international assemblers on September 23rd, AppleInsider reports.
Just few hours ago Apple seeded OS X Lion 10.7.2 beta build 11C55 with integrated iCloud to developers. This is the first time Apple has merged iCloud with OS X Lion 10.7.2. Before this release the developers had to download these two beta releases separately, but from now on only one download is required to install on Mac machine.
The next generation iPhone, iPhone 5 is nearing its release date which is hoped to be sometime in October. A lot of rumors have been going on. Many people all over the globe are wondering about the possibly new design, features and memory capacity that this iPhone will bring with it. However, now AppleInsider did some digging, and discovered a product listing by the Vodafone UK, which almost confirmed that the iPhone 5 will have the same memory capacity i.e 16 and 32 GB. The other thing they found out, that iPhone 5 will be released in two colours, black and white.