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iOS 5 beta expires today: b7b redsn0w saves your data

iOS 5 beta expires today: b7b redsn0w saves your data

iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users running the iOS 5 beta may find their devices not playing ball, with the preview copy of the recently released Apple platform expiring today. Although Apple targets its iOS betas at developers looking to get their apps up to speed with upcoming software changes, the low cost of entry to developer accounts has seen many regular users jump at the chance for early access as well; those same users may be left holding less-than-useful devices today, when the beta expires. Thankfully there's an unofficial tool to allow user data to be extracted.

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iPhone 3GS & 3G get iOS 4.2.1 carrier unlock with new redsn0w tool

iPhone 3GS & 3G get iOS 4.2.1 carrier unlock with new redsn0w tool

The iPhone Dev Team have released a new iPhone 3G/iPhone 3GS carrier unlock, taking advantage of a susceptible baseband that Apple itself is still supplying, and allowing the older smartphones to use any SIM with iOS 4.2.1. This new redsn0w version relies on baseband 06.15 still offered as part of the iPad's iOS 3.2.2 firmware; however, there are also some significant provisos that mean this method isn't for everybody.

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redsn0w iPod touch 2G Jailbreak teaser from iPhone Dev Team

redsn0w iPod touch 2G Jailbreak teaser from iPhone Dev Team

The yellowsn0w iPhone 3G unlock may have only been released back at the beginning of the month, but the iPhone Dev Team haven't been resting on their laurels.  Their latest teaser promises redsn0w, a release "not iPhone 3G related (right now)" and for another Apple device that "fits in your pocket"; team member MuscleNerd has since confirmed that it's related to the iPod touch 2G, presumably a Jailbreak app.

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