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in-app purchases

Russian Hacker Bypasses Apple’s Security For Free In-App Purchases

by Tanner Marshon July 13, 2012
Recently noticed by major news sources, a few days ago, a Russian hacker publicized a video on YouTube that demonstrates a rather frightening flaw within Apple’s in-app purchase system. The hacker was able to successfully circumvent security measures in the system to “bypass” the confirm purchase dialogue prompt for in-app purchases.

Geohot Quits Facebook Returns To Hacking

Famous iPhone Hacker Geohot Reportedly Quit Facebook And Resumed Hacking

by Tanner Marshon January 24, 2012
According to BusinessInsider, George Hotz (more commonly known throughout the Jailbreak community as Geohot) no longer works for Facebook – a job he reportedly maintained from June of 2011 until January of this year. Geohot is best known for the creation of two major Jailbreak utilities, Blackra1n and Limera1n (surprisingly the main Limera1n exploit is […]


A Modder Put An Xbox 360 And A PlayStation 3 In One Unit

by Levi McCurdyon September 7, 2011
If you’re a true gamer,  you know that you cannot have just one system – some people even own a PlayStation 3, an Xbox 360, a Nintendo Wii, and more! If you’re one of these people, you’ve probably been dreaming Xbox 360 and a PlayStation 3 hybrid unit since day one. Now that dream has […]


Comex Answered Some Question From The Jailbreak Community

by Tanner Marshon August 29, 2011
It’s been four days since Comex, the genius behind JailbreakMe 3.0, announced that he would leave the Jailbreak community for an internship at Apple. Naturally this caused a lot of commotion throughout the interent and, it made a lot of people ask questions about Comex’s future and the role it will play for the Jailbreak community. Luckily […]


Comex Leaves The Jailbreak Community To Become An Apple Intern

by Tanner Marshon August 25, 2011
Comex, the genius behind JailbreakMe 3.0, announced that he will start his internship with Apple “after next week”. Although some people might call him a sellout, it’s really a great opportunity for both Apple and Comex – the only side that truly suffers is the Jailbreak Community. I think it’s safe to say that comex […]