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Future Smartphones May Include Displays Made Of Sapphire Instead Of Glass





While Apple has earned much praise for its iPhone design aesthetic, it also has received criticism for durability problems, with many users experiencing the issues after dropping their smartphones onto hard surfaces.

In the fifth-generation iPod touch and iPhone 5 Apple began using sapphire crystal in order to cover the rear camera of the devices, providing superior scratch resistance and durability. Apple notes:


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Written by maxim

Thursday, March 21st, 2013. 23:04

Department of Defense will purchase about 650,000 iOS devices



According to Electronista, The United States Department of Defense will order more than 650000 iOS devices.

 


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Written by Svetlana Osipova

Thursday, March 21st, 2013. 20:08

Cydia Сounts 18 Million Jailbroken Devices in Six Weeks



Saurik reports that about 18 million devices were counted by Cydia in the last six weeks, between untethered jailbreak release and iOS 6.1.3 which blocks this jailbreak. According to Forbes:

In the six weeks since evasi0n was released, however, close to 18 million devices have already been jailbroken, according to data from Jay Freeman, the administrator of the Cydia app store for jailbroken devices. He says he’s counted 18.2 million unique devices running iOS 6 visiting Cydia, including 13.8 million iPhones, 3.4 million iPads, and 1.1 million iPod Touches. Those numbers vastly exceed previous jailbreaks such as Jailbreakme 3, a popular hacking tool for iOS released in the summer of 2011 that was used on around 2 million devices, according to a count at the time by creator Nicholas Allegra.


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Apple fixed in iOS 6.1.3 four security issues used in Evasi0n



Apple has acknowledged the evad3rs for discovery of four of the six security issues fixed in iOS 6.1.3, notes MuscleNerd.

Apple gives hat tip to @evad3rs for 4 of the 6 security fixes in 6.1.3 :) http://is.gd/nfspim

dyld

Available for: iPhone 3GS and later, iPod touch (4th generation) and later, iPad 2 and later
Impact: A local user may be able to execute unsigned code
Description: A state management issue existed in the handling of Mach-O executable files with overlapping segments. This issue was addressed by refusing to load an executable with overlapping segments.
CVE-ID : CVE-2013-0977 : evad3rs


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Step-by-step Tutorial: How to Update iPhone 3GS Modem Version to 06.15 Using RedSn0w 0.9.15 (Windows) [iOS 6.1.2]



This is step-by-step instructions on how to update your iPhone 3GS modem to version 06.15 on iOS 6.0 - iOS 6.1.2. We will use RedSn0w 0.9.15 for Windows.


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Evad3rs released Evasi0n 1.5.3 jailbreak: bugfixes and localization



The Evad3rs have released Evasi0n 1.5.3 - an updated version of utility for iOS 6.0 - iOS 6.1.2 untethered jailbreak. New version brings localization for French, German, and Chinese and fixes some bugs in Windows version.

You can download Evasi0n 1.5.3 here.

If you haven't jailbroken yet, you can find the our step-by-step tutorials here:

Official changelog:


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Sn0wBreeze 2.9.13 released: custom firmware and jailbreak for iOS 6.1.2



iH8Sn0w released Sn0wBreeze 2.9.13 that still supports untethered jailbreak of iOS 6.1.2. Version 2.9.13 fixes several issues and bugs found in earlier sn0wbreeze releases.

Sn0wbreeze 2.9.13 supports iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and iPod Touch 4G. It does not work with A5/A6 devices, like iPad 2, iPad 3, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, etc.

Sn0wbreeze can be used to create a custom firmware with jailbreak and preserve iPhone modem (baseband) version for unlock. It can also be used to upgrade iPhone 3GS modem version to 06.15.

You can find the release notes below. You can download the latest version of Sn0wBreeze from here.

Our step-by-step tutorials:


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Evad3rs released Evasi0n 1.5.1 jailbreak



The Evad3rs have released Evasi0n 1.5.1 - an updated version of the jailbreak utility that have some improvements to iOS 6.0 - iOS 6.1.2 untethered jailbreak.

What's New in Version 1.5.1:
- Updated included Cydia package list.

You can download Evasi0n 1.5.1 here.

If you haven't jailbroken yet, you can find the our step-by-step tutorials here:




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Tutorials for iOS 6.0 - 6.1.2 untethered jailbreak



Untethered jailbreak is available for all devices with iOS 6.0 - iOS 6.1.2. This includes:

If you don't need cellular unlock use Evasi0n utility, tutorials are available here:

If you need custom firmware to preserve baseband modem version for iPhone unlock use SnowBreeze. Tutorials are here:




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Evad3rs released Evasi0n 1.5 jailbreak



The Evad3rs have released Evasi0n 1.5 - an updated version of the jailbreak utility that have some improvements to iOS 6.0 - iOS 6.1.2 untethered jailbreak.

What's New in Version 1.5:
- Improved boot-up time.
- Updated included Cydia package list.

You can download Evasi0n 1.5 here.

If you haven't jailbroken yet, you can find the our step-by-step tutorials here:


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Photos showing the back shell of the second generation iPad mini



Mobiles Pie indicates on the forum of Chinese website WeiPhone some photos showing what may be on the back of the second generation iPad mini.
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Written by Svetlana Osipova

Friday, February 22nd, 2013. 20:33

Sn0wBreeze 2.9.10 released: custom firmware and jailbreak for iOS 6.1.2



iH8Sn0w released Sn0wBreeze 2.9.10 that brings support for untethered jailbreak of iOS 6.1.2. New version supports iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and iPod Touch 4G. It does not work with A5/A6 devices, like iPad 2, iPad 3, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, etc.

Sn0wbreeze can be used to create a custom firmware with jailbreak and preserve iPhone modem (baseband) version for unlock. It can also be used to upgrade iPhone 3GS modem version to 06.15.

You can find the release notes below. You can download the latest version of Sn0wBreeze from here.

Our step-by-step tutorials:


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Evasi0n 1.4 released with support of iOS 6.1.2 untethered jailbreak



The Evad3rs have released Evasi0n 1.4, an update to the jailbreak utility that brings support for the new iOS 6.1.2 firmware. All devices are supported.

Version 1.4
● Added support for iOS 6.1.2, all devices.

You can download Evasi0n 1.4 here.

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Apple Receives More Money From iTunes And Accessories Than Other Companies From Phones



According to analysis by Asymco of Apple’s revenue breakdowns, Apple received more money from accessories and iTunes sales than all other companies, except for Samsung, received from phone sales over the last quarter.


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Written by maxim

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013. 22:59

Evasi0n 1.3 Released With Support for Jailbreaking iOS 6.1.1



The Evad3rs have released Evasi0n 1.3, an update to the jailbreak utility that brings support for the new iOS 6.1.1 iPhone 4S firmware. Additionally, the team notes that OS X 10.5 should be fully supported now and the linux glibc requirement has been lowered to 2.3.

Version 1.3
● Support for 6.1.1 on the iPhone 4S.

You can download Evasi0n 1.3 here.

If you haven't jailbroken yet, you can find the our step-by-step tutorials here:




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