It seems not a single day goes by without there being more “Geohot Vs Sony” lawsuit news these days, and here’s the latest. According to Wired, Geohot (or George Hotz to his Mother) has been ordered to provide Sony with his computer’s hard drive by U.S. District Judge Susan Illston. The whole sordid affair is related to Sony suing the 21 year old hacker after he successfully hacked the PlayStation 3 and made the tools available online. Obviously Sony wasn’t pleased by the Robin Hood act and took steps to put an end to it. The hard drive request is the next step in proceedings.
You can now set custom animated boot logos for your iDevice! Video instructions: Written instructions: 1. Make sure your Jailbroken with Greenpois0n on 4.2.1 – here is a tutorial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wh0Iw4… 2. Open Cydia 3. Go to Sections at the bottom then go to Addons (BootLogo) 4. Pick any one you want and install it (it will automatically install the dependency required) 5. Go into settings then BootLogo 6. Select which ever one you want 7. REBOOT AND ENJOY!
Wow, I have wanted this tweak from the first day I bought my iPhone and now It looks like it’s coming to Cydia – SOON! As of now everyone is unclear of the price, launch date and device compatibilit; but, stay tuned for updates! Here is a video demonstration:
That was a quick week of pre-orders, as today we already see that Verizon and Apple have updated their websites to begin accepting orders for the Verizon iPhone 4 online. After one week of pre-order, the public can now get their hands on the new Verizon iPhone 4 – after years of waiting! The Verizon iPhone will be available publicly in stores beginning February 10th, 2011 (tomorrow). If you missed pre-orders, now’s your chance. Don’t forget, that Antenna issue still exists on these new iPhones. News Borrowed From ModMyi
The Wall Street Journal covered just about every iPad 2 rumor we have heard so far. The WSJ says the iPad 2 will have a front facing camera (for FaceTime video calling), in addition to a new lighter, thinner design. The device is also said to include a faster processor, more memory (hopefully they mean RAM), and a more powerful graphics processor. Quote From The WSJ: “The new device will be thinner, lighter and will come with a faster processor, more memory and a more powerful graphics processor, said the people familiar with the matter. It will have a front-facing camera for the first time for features like video-conferencing, but the resolution of the new
Despite having a redesigned antenna, it seems like iPhone 4’s “antennagate” isn’t over it. After taking it through their regular test, iLounge has discovered that the CDMA based iPhone 4 on Verizon suffers from the same antenna issues that plagued the original GSM iPhone 4, which was launched back in June last year. “The CDMA iPhone 4 can still lose substantial cellular signal strength when held in the prior “death grip” position, as well as Wi-Fi signal when held in a different position, in each case noticeably slowing or completely stalling the reception of data.” The so called “death grip”