iPhone OS 4.0 jailbroken already

iPhone OS 4.0 jailbroken already

Dylan Bushell-Embling  |   April 19, 2010
Apple's iPhone OS version 4.0 is not yet released, but it has already been jailbroken.
The team behind the redsn0w jailbreaking app have released a beta version for iPhone OS 4, 9to5mac reported
The beta is currently available only for jailbreak app developers so they can prepare apps for the upcoming release, and currently only supports Mac OSX, the iPhone 3G handset and beta 1 of the iPhone OS 4.0 software, Engaget said
The beta has already been demonstrated by an iPhone Dev Team member. The same member this month obtained root access on an iPad, indicating that an iPad jailbreak is on the way.
In another potential blow to Apple's plans for its mobile devices, an independent developer has added limited multitasking support to the iPad via an app available on the iTunes store.
Mulitasking for iPad allows users of the iPad to run Facebook, Twitter and Safari at the same time.
Early reviews of the app have been positive, confirming that the app allows true simultaneous use of all three applications.
Apple has yet to confirm when (and if) the multitasking support introduced in iPhone OS 4.0 will be added to the iPad.
Dylan Bushell-Embling


TelcoStrat 288

May 7-8, Jakarta
Join telco CxOs from around Asia to discuss:
• Changing the way telcos operate
• New service offerings
• Restructuring for innovation
See the conference agenda >>

Ericsson has been in Asia for more than 100 years and will continue to drive technology and services leadership in order to bring the best mobile experiences to end users


Frontpage Content by Category with Image

Activists petition for the withdrawal of the Newborn-to-Toddler Apptivity Seat


Telecomasia.net full website

© 2012 Questex Asia Ltd., a Questex Media Group company. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part is prohibited. Please send any technical comments or questions to our webmaster.