Upcoming iOS 5 untethered jailbreak

Just a few hours ago, @pod2g , a famous iOS hacker, posted on his twitter a video of a untethered jailbreak that he finally got it working.

In the video, it shows a iPod touch running on iOS 5.0. Pod2g showcased himself opening Cydia, indicating its jailbroken. He then switched off his itouch, and turn it back on, and reopened Cydia, indicating its a untethered boot.

This comes as a good news to us, seeing that Christmas is round the corner. A very good pleasant gift to all users out there waiting for a untethered jailbreak.

Right now as of posting, the untethered jailbreak will work on iOS 5.0 for all devices except ipad 2 and iphone 4s.

Let’s rejoice and wait.

Siri ported to non 4s device

Just this afternoon, it was revealed to various websites about a unheard Siri port for non 4s device.

This port was done by a China developer team, named CD- Team.

Although not much is known of this team, it seems that they are working on a untethered jailbreak for iOS 5 in the past few weeks. However, not much is known if they are still working on it.

This port however, is their latest work on the jailbreak scene.

The file, 109 MB big, supposedly enable Siri for non 4S device, namely iPod touch, iPhone and iPad.

But does it works as advertised? Let’s find out as I try it on my iPhone 4 running iOS 5.0

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WWDC 2011 Part 1: iOS 5, iCloud, Mac OSX Lion.

Today, at the long awaited WWDC 2011, Apple announced the few new rumored softwares of the year!

Before the WWDC started, there are already various rumors revolving around the iCloud and iOS 5.

There are many new features in both the Lion OS and iOS 5. Without further ado, let’s get it out point by point about the new products.

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WWDC 2011

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Image from twitter.

The time has come!
The yearly Apple WWDC(World Wide Developer Conference) is set to begin today Monday 10am GMT -7.
Tue 1am – 3am Singapore timing.

For those who don’t know, WWDC is a event where Apple announces it’s new product/software for the year.

This year, the most exciting points will be it’s new Mac OS Lion, iOS 5 and also it’s iCloud features.

The long awaited Lion OS is finally announced!

iOS 5 is the most anticipated announcement to iPhone and touch users. It is said to have a revamped and upgraded notification systems. And also, it is rumored to include widget features. It’s all rumors though. However, we can all be sure that iOS 5 will be a very exciting OS upgrade.

Next will be the Apple icloud service. The ability to store songs on the cloud. Will it be paid or free? It will be announced at the conference today.

Next will be the rumored iPhone 5. Will iPhone 5 be released this year? With the recent release of iPhone 4 White and iPhone Verizon, what will be Apple’s next move? It’s certainly exciting to find out.

For those interested, you can use the following link to find out what was being announced when the keynote starts.

http://arstechnica.com/apple/news/2011/06/liveblog-wwdc-2011-keynote-on-june-6.ars