Posts Tagged ‘jailbreak’
Posted by Warm Southern Breeze on Thursday, November 18, 2010
Posted in - Did they REALLY say that?, - Lost In Space: TOTALLY Discombobulated | Tagged: 3G, 3GS, app, Apple, data, e-mail, email, FaceTime, iOS, iPad, iphone, iPod Touch, jailbreak, jailbroken, Line2, problem, Retina display, SMS, Toktumi, Verizon, Voice over Internet Protocol, VoIP, Wi-Fi, WiFi | 1 Comment »
Posted by Warm Southern Breeze on Monday, March 29, 2010
Perhaps the story of the iPhone could appear as a feature on the teevee show “Modern Marvels.”
My tenor is somewhat sarcastic, for as I am writing, my iPhone is, and for very nearly the past month, has been nothing more than a chic lovely paperweight.
I have a 32GB iPhone 3G[S] which I purchased at a “race horse” price – $150. It was refurbished. It had not even one scratch on it, and was brand-spanking, shiny new when I peeled the protective plastic off the screen.
In short order, I unlocked and jailbroke the 3.1.2 OS phone using blackra1n, which is a free/no-cost tethered jailbreak – meaning it must be attached to the computer during the process. The baseband is 5.11.07.
To clarify, “unlock” refers to …Continue…
Posted in - Even MORE Uncategorized! | Tagged: 3GS, app, Apple, AT&T, baseband, blackra1n, cellular, computer, iphone, iRecovery, jailbreak, Jay Freeman, Line2, mode, network, Pwnage Tool, recovery-loop, Saurik, smartphone, Toktumi, Unix, unlocked, VoIP, WiFi | 2 Comments »
Posted by Warm Southern Breeze on Friday, March 19, 2010
This is the season of Lent. It’s a strictly Christian observance… well, it actually has its roots in the Jewish Passover.
Christians are the “new Jews.” Oy vey!
I started out thinking I’d share about my iPhone troubles – I have an unlocked and jailbroken 32G 3G[S] iPhone.
Yeah. Top of the line.
iResisted doing that – purchasing an iPhone – for quite some time. I used – and still do – use a Palm Treo 650, and have never had moment’s trouble with it. NEVER!
I used it to surf the web, and sent e-mail from about four accounts, three of them associated with my work, all from different organizations. One day, several years ago, at a family reunion in MS, someone told me something had fallen out of my pocket. Looking down, I saw the stubby antenna lying on the floor. Loathing to pay the very-nearly $40 for a screw and tiny piece of plastic, I reverted to using two devices – as I had done previously with a Nokia “candybar” style phone, and Palm Pilot.
Back to Square One… right? Two devices… one phone, and one computer/calendar/appointment/memo/address/contact gizmo.
A few months back, I bought the iPhone for …iContinue…
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