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Well, after going through a lot of posts/comments – some people believe that they are not eligible for the store credit cos’ they are using T-Mobile or something else but how about this – borrow a Cingular sim or better yet buy a Cingular Prepaid card for some $10 and then pop the sim in and use the regular unlock procedures. Then hit this link and claim your $100 credit. It is not required that you sign a 2 year contract to get the job done. People residing overseas might …
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UPDATE : With firmware 2.0, all you have to do to take a screenshot is hold the home button and the power button at the same time, you can find the screenshot placed under your Photos application.
Erica Sadun’s command line screenshot utility never really helped me (I still don’t know the exact command or where we have to type it – mac or the iphone!!). I was stunned to see the impressive quality of screenshots not to mention the way we take the screenshot of the iPhone though Youtube/iPod screenshots …
UPDATE : Completely free, no frills iPhone Unlock procedure released to the world. Dump iPhoneSIMFree and visit http://iphone.unlock.no 🙂
The originators – iPhone Dev team failed to release the free unlock so far while many other hacks are being worked out. Only time will tell if iPhoneUnlocking.com team is staging a drama with all the Lawyer from Silicon Valley stuff but GeoHot, the teen who put the hardware unlocked iPhone on eBay has proved it, so did the engadget team with complete proof.
Different approaches for unlocking your iPhone :
Its been a while since I bought an iPhone for a very good deal and I never signed an AT&T contract, still continuing my old Cingular thingy!! Lot of progress on different hacks but activating Youtube on the iPhone ignited little or no interest till recently Hackintosh forums were all abuzz about the Youtube Patch for the illegal iPhone users 😉
It requires some determination cos’ it might sound simple but replacing the files on the iPhone might get a little cumbersome for total noobs (like me 😉 I worked on …
I was astonished to see this update this morning. It works with a SuperSim hack and hey all iPhone lovers around the world, the iPhone is no longer a WiFi iPod!! Many confirmed that they can now make/recieve calls and SMS though YouTube is still arrogant. Probably the developers are not concentrating on YouTube but lots of excitement in store in the next few days!!
What all you need to make this work :
2. SIM Reader/Writer (Infinity USB Unlimited, Dynamite Programer(I used this) ,etc…)
4. V1 SIM card (U must …
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A Brilliant Step by Step Tutorial from HacktheiPhone.comWell, the iPhone Hack team finally released a tool called iASign which allows you to use other Cingular, AT&T sims which are not destined to be used with an iPhone. Hence, we could save about $20 by going the iASign way – EDGE is reportedly not that fast and this utility definitely will save money for those who are surrounded by WiFi hotspots all the time!!Download the tool and the source code here.
At a time when the entire world is abuzz about unlocking the iPhone for other carriers, the iPhone Hack-Team released a snapshot depicting that Application installation on the iPhone is very much possible way before Apple releases them!! They are yet to detail about the process involved in achieving it. Installing applications, setting our own ringtones and a lot more – VERY SOON!! A commercial app known as iPhoneDrive from Ecamm makes life simple for naive users to use their mighty 8/4 GB iPhone for storage purposes!!
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This is the current status of The Mission and good to see words of confidence amongst the team.
People all over the world are eagerly waiting for the BIG news and the hacint0sh guys are at work after a small break,hence the delay in updates they say. Anyways, enthusiasts who bought the iPhone worldwide were reportedly using all of iPhone’s features except for the ‘Phone’ part.
They hit a roadblock working to Unlock the iPhone via BootLoader (‘kin Apple Security!) but they say they have another method to achieve the purpose as …
Well,the word is (un)officially out from iPhone Dev WiKi and Nanocr confirming that iPhone which has never been activated can be used a glorified iPod with WiFi features. Both the sources followed similar approaches and attained an even similar results – Independence day gift indeed 🙂
Though the entire process of achieving the iPod and WiFi functionalities of iPhone without even doing anything AT&T is recommended forhardcore geeks at the moment cos’ it is pretty complicated. Anyways,the cracks are out and can be accessed from http://iphone.fiveforty.net/wiki/index.php?title=Major_Release and http://nanocr.eu/ – whichever you …