Apple has today seeded iOS 5.1 beta for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch for developers. The update contains the fix for battery life issues and is available for iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad 2, iPad 1, and iPod touch.
A new method to unlock iPhone 4S has been discovered by Michael Capozzi. The method unlocks AT&T iPhone 4S without using any external device like Gevey SiM or any jailbreak. You can also unlock iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS and insert T-Mobile SIM to use in the iPhone.
iOS 5 users might be in misconception that iOS 5 does not support FaceTime over 3G as Apple has removed the feature in the latest software. But that’s not true, iOS 5 do support FaceTime over 3G but it is disabled by default. Those who want to use FaceTime can enable it using the steps below.
Apple has no plans to support Siri voice assistant on older devices as confirmed by Michael Steeber to clear all the rumors of Siri to land on all idevices. Siri officially remains exclusive feature with iPhone 4S and why not? It is the selling point of iPhone 4S.
A new iPhone case, Peel PG92 is being developed by Peel iPod phone adapter maker, Vooma. Peel PG92 adds dual SIM capabilities to the connected iPhone 4 or 4S, so that jailbroken iPhone can be unlocked by inserting external SIM.
Apple is testing Siri Voice assistant on devices other than iPhone 4S including iPhone 4, claims Jailbreak Nation. According to their close Apple sources, employees are provided an updated iOS version for testing, which includes the capability to run Siri on iPhone 4 and other older devices.
Siri voice assistant has been hacked, ported successfully connected to Apple’s servers on iPod touch 4G and iPhone 4 as confirmed by iOS developers stroughtonsmith and chpwn. The hackers have released a teaser video showing Siri running on iPod touch 4G. Additionally, they also have posted a screenshot showing Apple’s server connected on iPhone 4 with Siri system.
As promised to show the progress of porting iOS 5 Siri voice assistant successfully on iPhone 4, iPhone developers Jackoplane and Joshua have released a teaser video showing the current performance of Siri Voice assistance of the iPhone 4. The tweak requires jailbreak and will run on all devices running iOS 5. The team has released an FAQ on the progress and updates of the port. Check the video in a hit!
iPhone Dev Team has just updated the iOS 5 Redsn0w jailbreak and brings to version 0.9.9b7. The updated version is 60% faster then the earlier Redsn0w0.9.9b6 version. It is achieved as it now no longer “stashes” the applications which helps to reduce jailbreak time 210 second to 80 seconds. Redsn0w0.9.9b7 is updated for both Mac and Windows users.