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iOS 4.3: Update On Unlocking iPhone

MuscleNerd, member of the iPhone Dev Team has revealed that baseband – 04.10.01 that comes bundled with iOS 4.3 for iPhone 4 is vulnerable, which indicates that it can be unlocked if Apple does not update it in the final version.

MuscleNerd revealed this news via the following tweet:

Current i4 unlock goal includes til 04.10.01 (4.3b3). Very weird situation…vuln cmds are there, trying to invoke them!

Verizon iPhone Unlocked To Work On China Telecom’s CDMA Network

Verizon iPhone Unlocked To Work On China Telecom’s CDMA Network

Wall Street Journal reports that the CDMA iPhone, which Apple and Verizon started selling last week has been successfully unlocked to work on China Telecom’s CDMA network.

An employee of Guangdong branch of China Telecom claimed that “CDMA iPhone 4 has made its first call in China without a hitch” .

PwnageTool 4.2 For Mac: iOS 4.2.1 Untethered Jailbreak For iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch & Apple TV 2G Released; Fixes iBooks Problem

iPhone Dev team have just released PwnageTool 4.2 for iOS 4.2.1 that incorporates the untether exploit used by Chronic Dev Team in greenpois0n that was released few days back.

PwnageTool 4.2 will allow iPhone users to safely restore to a pre-jailbroken iOS 4.2.1 firmware and retain their current baseband so that they can use Ultrasn0w to unlock their GSM iPhone. PwnageTool 4.2 also includes fixes for iBooks issue that we had reported earlier and Wi-Fi problem on Apple TV 2G.

Unlock For iPhone 4 Will Be Released Only After iOS 4.2.5/iOS 4.3 Is Released

It looks like iPhone 4 users will have to wait for some more time for the software solution to unlock their iPhone.

MuscleNerd of the iPhone Dev Team has issued an official statement that the unlock for iPhone 4 will be released after iOS 4.2.5 or iOS 4.3 is released.

Next Jailbreak Tool From GeoHot Could Be Called Rubyra1n

Next Jailbreak Tool From GeoHot Could Be Called Rubyra1n

Folks at RedmondPie have made a pretty interesting discovery. They are speculating that the next version of jailbreak software from George Hotz, more popularly known as GeoHot, could be named Rubyra1n. GeoHot has released easy to use tools to jailbreak and unlock iPhone like blackra1n, limera1n and blacksn0w that have been very popular.

This revelation comes from the WhoIs records for the domain name Rubyra1n.com that shows George Hotz as the registered owner.

iPhone 4 Unlock May Be Released In Less Than a Month

iPhone 4 Unlock May Be Released In Less Than a Month

We finally have some good news for iPhone 4 users who want to unlock their iPhone.

Sherif Hashim, iPhone hacking expert who had figured out a way to activate iPhone without the need for the official carrier SIM has hinted that software method to unlock iPhone 4 will be released in less than a month.

iPhone Dev Team Working On A Solution To Downgrade Baseband 06.15.00 To 05.15.05 For iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G

iPhone Dev Team Working On A Solution To Downgrade Baseband 06.15.00 To 05.15.05 For iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G

Some users have reported significant loss of GPS signal after upgrading to baseband 06.15.00 using Redsn0w or PwnageTool to unlock their iPhone.

MuscleNerd of the iPhone Dev Team has just confirmed that they are working on a solution that will allow users to downgrade their iPhone’s baseband back to 05.15.04.

Unlocking iPhone After Updating Baseband To 06.15.00 Causing GPS Issues?

Unlocking iPhone After Updating Baseband To 06.15.00 Causing GPS Issues?

iPhone Dev Team had released PwnageTool and Redsn0w that allowed users to update their iPhone 3G or iPhone 3GS’s baseband to 06.15.00 along with Ultrasn0w 1.2 to unlock it few days back.

Some users have reported significant loss of GPS signal after upgrading to baseband 06.15.00. iPhone Dev team has also confirmed that though baseband 06.15.00 is capable of GPS, it might require further hacks.

Activate iPhone Without Official Carrier SIM And Also Fix Poor Battery Life Issue After Unlocking Using SAM

Activate iPhone Without Official Carrier SIM And Also Fix Poor Battery Life Issue After Unlocking Using SAM

We had reported yesterday that iPhone users who had unlocked their iPhone using a combination of PwnageTool or Redsn0w to update baseband to 06.15.00 and Ultrasn0w 1.2 for iOS 4.2.1 were observing poor battery life.

Developer @sbingner (author of popular jailbreak app – TetherMe) has figured out a way to fix the issue. He has released a jailbreak app called SAM (Subscriber Artificial Module). It tricks your iPhone and iTunes into creating legitimate activation tickets even though you’re unlocked with Ultrasn0w.

Workaround For Poor Battery Life Issue After Unlocking iPhone With Ultrasn0w 1.2

Workaround For Poor Battery Life Issue After Unlocking iPhone With Ultrasn0w 1.2

If you are observing poor battery life after unlocking your iPhone using a combination of PwnageTool or Redsn0w to update baseband to 06.15.00 and Ultrasn0w 1.2 for iOS 4.2.1 then you are not alone as some readers have reported the issue.

According to iPhone hacking expert, Sherif Hasim, it looks like the reason for the poor battery life issue is the hacktivation process used in PwnageTool and Redsn0w and not Ultrasn0w 1.2.