Author Archives: Renkman

iOS 6.1.3 & 6.1.5 3GS/A4 untether Cydia package now available

Posted on 23 Dec 2013 by Renkman

Yesterday the evad3rs team released the evasi0n7 jailbreak for iOS 7.x. This morning @iH8sn0w via his blog gave the community another reason to perk up and take notice. If you have an iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 or 4the gen iPod Touch…

iOS 7.x Jailbreak: Piracy, money, and TaiG, the Chinese App Store

Posted on by Renkman

What a day this has been for the jailbreak community. We all woke up to a surprise untethered jailbreak this morning from the evad3rs team. Why the out of the blue release, and what does TaiG, a Chinese app repo have to do with it?

evad3rs website updated with important iOS 7 Jailbreak FAQ’s regarding bug fixes and incompatible Cydia tweaks

Posted on 22 Dec 2013 by Renkman

As with any new jailbreak, there are always bug and unforeseen oversights that need to be addressed. evad3rs member, pod2g just tweeted that they are working on issues that have arisen in the newest jailbreak.

Cydia creator Saurik caught off guard by iO7 Jailbreak release

Posted on by Renkman

The evasi0n team just released the iOS 7.x jailbreak early this morning. By the looks of the reaction to the untethered jb, it caught everyone off guard, even @saurik himself.

iOS 7.x untethered Jailbreak is out! [UPDATE]

Posted on by Renkman

It’s a Christmas miracle! On a Sunday morning at 7:19 am EST, the evad3rs team has released the iOS7.x jailbreak.

iOS & Mac Holiday app sales

Posted on 21 Dec 2013 by Renkman

The weekend before Christmas is notoriously the time of year when we see deeply discounted apps and countless holiday sales.

Mobile Roar Podcast 26: iPhones for everyone

Posted on 20 Dec 2013 by Renkman

This week on the Mobile Roar Podcast we talk about Sprint mulling over a purchase of T-Mobile, 2/3 of Americans owning an iPhone by 2017, and Mac Pro shipping times already slipping to February.

Mailbox now supports iCloud and Yahoo email accounts in latest update

Posted on 17 Dec 2013 by Renkman

The user interface of Mailbox is clean, uncluttered and a joy to work with. Now with the latest software update, you can add iCloud and Yahoo email accounts to your Maibox app running on your iPhone or iPad.

Were Jailbreak exploits for iOS 7 stolen from the evad3rs team?

Posted on 15 Dec 2013 by Renkman

Has someone close to the evad3rs team stolen and sold one or more of the exploits used in the jailbreak of iOS 7, or is this the result of an opportunistic hacker looking to stir up the jailbreak scene in the absence of any new news?

Mobile Roar Podcast 25: AT&T subsidies, Instagram Direct & Facebook videos

Posted on 14 Dec 2013 by Renkman

AT&T can’t continue to make enough money subsidizing new phones, Instagram Direct allows you to send videos and pictures directly to another user & Facebook videos now auto-play by default.

iPhone continues to dominate sales numbers on all major US carriers

Posted on 13 Dec 2013 by Renkman

Since its release, the iPhone 5S continues to dominate on AT&T, Verizon, Sprint & T-Mobile according to a recent Canaccord Genuity survey. Will the strong sales of the iPhone 5S as well as the iPhone 5C push Apple to record numbers for the holiday season?