Magic Mouse Working with Apple iPad (Jailbreak Required)

This is one of those cool hacks that makes me very tempted to jailbreak my Apple iPad. The website Redmond Pie is showing a video of an iPad hack which has a fully functional link up with a Magic Mouse. The hack even gives you a mouse pointer on the screen! With this mod, and a bluetooth keyboard and mouse … Read More

Stephen NorthcottMagic Mouse Working with Apple iPad (Jailbreak Required)

Apple’s iPhone, iPad OS 4 Jailbroken? There’s an App For That

From the dark corners of the Internet comes the news many have been waiting to hear. Tech blog Geekword is reporting famous/infamous iPhone hacker geohot has indirectly leaked the name of his iPhone OS 4.0 jailbreaking tool. According to the report, the domain name limera1n.com is registered to the same owner as blackra1n.com and that owner is geohot of course. … Read More

Erin PetersonApple’s iPhone, iPad OS 4 Jailbroken? There’s an App For That

Apple’s iPad Camera Connection Kit Has Undocumented Uses

Whether it’s the inquisitive nature of computer users as a whole, or simply a desire to get the most out of your purchase, discovery of the undocumented uses for an Apple product is a popular past time. The lack of a documented method to connect an iPhone to a physical keyboard led to development of the BTstack Keyboard application. While … Read More

Erin PetersonApple’s iPad Camera Connection Kit Has Undocumented Uses

Cydia App shows up on Apple’s iPad

Some pictures are circulating on Twitter of Cydia running on an iPad. These originate from Will Strafach (@cdevwill). This is literally a day or so after pictures and videos surfaced of an iPad being “jailbroken” for the first time. We reported on that here : [touchreviews.net] It seems that the hacker community is working at full bore to free the … Read More

Stephen NorthcottCydia App shows up on Apple’s iPad

Weekly news roundup on all things ‘iPad and Apple’

iPhone hacked, iPad hacked (potentially). Media jump on the iPad bandwagon, as well as the eBook train. Apple stake their claim in mobile gaming. AdMob hint that the tide is turning towards the Android platform, and Nintendo seem to start to react to the shifting sands of the entertainment sector with 3D handhelds!! First details of iPad apps and iPad … Read More

Stephen NorthcottWeekly news roundup on all things ‘iPad and Apple’

Jailbreak your iPad with software Maybe, according to Geohot

iPad Jailbreak I follow¬†@Geohot on Twitter. Real name George Hotz. For those of you that don’t know he’s the guy who originally hacked the iPhone. His first hacks were “hardware assisted”, and earned him a free sports car from an admirer, and worldwide acclaim in the iPhone hacking community. In a nut shell for that first exploit he shorted out … Read More

Stephen NorthcottJailbreak your iPad with software Maybe, according to Geohot