Yesterday, on May 20th, pod2g delivered the amazing news that an untethered iOS 5.1 and 5.1.1 Jailbreak utility should be ready for a release in “a matter of days”. Today, to better answer some the questions from members of the Jailbreak community, MuscleNerd (a very prominent member of the iPhone…
Since the release of iOS 5.1 in March and the newer release of 5.1.1, members of the Jailbreak community have been anxiously awaiting an untethered Jailbreak utility. Recently, pod2g’s updates have delivered many ups and downs pertaining to which devices will be supported and when it will actually be released.
Only four days ago, on May 14th, pod2g revealed that neither the third-generation iPod Touch nor the iPhone 3GS will be supported in the upcoming untethered Jailbreak for iOS 5.1 and 5.1.1. Today however, brings great news for the pre-A4 iOS-based devices.
By now, most of you are probably familiar with the Untethered Jailbreak situation for iOS 5.1 and 5.1.1. Since the release of iOS 5.1 more than two months ago, most members of the Jailbreak community were left wondering when an Untethered Jailbreak will be released.
Yesterday brought a few very interesting iOS 5.1 Jailbreak updates, pod2g revealed that he has achieved an untethered Jailbreak on the 3rd-generation iPad running 5.1. Additionally, he was planning on testing the Jailbreak on 5.1.1 and revealed that a release is still “weeks away”.
Following pod2g’s Tweet from earlier today, in which he announced the iOS 5.1 untethered Jailbreak is now compatible with the third-generation iPad, he posted a video (embedded below) to back up his claims.
Since the release of iOS 5.1.1 three days ago, on Monday, May 7th, pod2g and other developers in the iOS hacking community have been extraordinarily quiet regarding whether the iOS 5.1 untethered Jailbreak utility being developed will be compatible with Apple’s latest 5.1.1 firmware.
This is the eighty-sixth episode of my series titled BestTechInfo and Rumors! In this episode I discuss the all of the iOS 5.1 Untethered Jailbreak updates, Apple and Samsung’s domination in the smartphone industry and more! Links to the articles discussed in this episode: