After a much awaited update, Saurik finally released a new version of Cydia Impactor which fixes a number of known issues and bugs in the tool. Cydia Impactor is a popular tool used by iOS users for side-loading unofficial and unsigned apps on iPhone and iPad, such as Snapchat++, Kodi, Watusi, and many other apps which would otherwise require a jailbreak to be installed.
Later this month, the Copyright Office will hold its triennial 1201 rulemaking hearings, and one of the topics on the agenda is jailbreaking smartphones and other gadgets. Cydia creator Jay Freeman will be there to fight for our right to jailbreak, but you can pledge your support by signing the petition put together by the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
Saurik responds to Comex’s decision to work on Cydia Substrate replacement; reveals plans to release new features for Cydia
As expected, Jay Freeman a.k.a saurik, the founder of Cydia, has responded to comex’s decision to work on a substitute for the Cydia Substrate for iMods, an upcoming alternative to Cydia.
Saurik to release an update for Cydia to fix the passcode issue with Pangu iOS 8-iOS 8.1 Jailbreak [Updated]
One of the major issues with the Pangu jailbreak for iOS 8 – iOS 8.1, is that it is advisable to use it without a passcode or Touch ID as it results in bootloop issues. The bootloop issue can be resolved by using the volume up trick, but it some cases has forced users to restore their device.
Updated: Cydia Installer 1.1.14 is out! Check the update below for more details:
The evad3rs team took everyone by surprise with the release of evasi0n7 jailbreak for iOS 7, including the creator of Cydia, Jay Freeman aka saurik. This means tweaks relying on mobilesubstrate could have issues with the new jailbreak.
If you’ve launched Cydia in the last 24 hours then you may have noticed that the message which read “See TSS Center (below) to request iOS SHSH” and a new TSS Center.
If you’re wondering what happened to the iOS 6 – iOS 6.1.2 SHSH files that were automatically saved on Cydia, Jay Freeman aka saurik, founder of Cydia has written a long article explaining what exactly happened to them.
In a conversation with Forbes, creator of Cydia Jay Freeman aka Saurik shares some updates on the number of devices jailbroken using evasi0n, the tool released by the evad3rs team.
It has been almost a month since evasi0n, the most eagerly awaited jailbreak was released for iOS 6.x and new devices like iPhone 5, iPad 4 and iPad mini.
Jay Freeman aka saurik, founder of Cydia has revealed (via pod2g) that over 14 million iOS devices running iOS 6.x.x have been jailbroken.