Alleged PlayBook hack leading RIM to fork in the road?

by Nestor E. Arellano As if the ignominy of having to slash the price of its first tablet device where not enough, Research In Motion it appears now has to investigate reports that

Published on: December 1st, 2011 Nestor Arellano

3 things you should know before jailbreaking your iPhone

by Yale Holder I’ve had a scary experience unlocking  iPhones that I hope no one else has to go through. Having unlocked phones already, mainly BlackBerry phones, I thought that unlocking iPhones would

Published on: October 18th, 2011 Yale Holder

How to overclock your Android phone

WARNING: Overclocking is not for the faint of heart. Do not attempt to hack your phone unless you understand and accept the risks of turning it into a useless "brick." The Android v.

Published on: January 6th, 2011 Keir Thomas

Grab control of your Android

Hacking your Android OS device, also known as "rooting," can be a great way to unlock new features that your wireless carrier nixed or Google failed to include. Root your Android handset, and

Published on: October 8th, 2010 Chris Head

How to jailbreak your iPad and start multitasking immediately

Apple's iOS 4 enables multitasking and other new and useful features, but the iPad can't join the party until this fall. If you jailbreak your iPad, however, you can multitask today--and that's just

Published on: July 5th, 2010 Zack Stern

9 surefire ways to protect your iPad and the data on it

The recent AT&T data leak underscores the need for iPad security precautions.The U.S. telco wanted to make logging into its 3G data plan dashboard a little easier on their iPad customers so they

Published on: June 16th, 2010 Mitch Wagner

Jailbreaking Rocks – especially for the iPad

The iPad has recently been jailbroken. Even if you've held off jailbreaking your other iPhone OS devices, the iPad's substantially faster hardware and difficult-to-define "3rd device" role make the best case yet for

Published on: May 27th, 2010 Nat Futterman

First iPhone worm only affects jailbroken devices

The first worm written for Apple Inc.'s iPhone has been unleashed and is infecting phones in Australia.However, the worm, known as Ikee, is only a threat to users who have jaibroken their phones

Published on: November 10th, 2009 Robert McMillan

Jailbreaking your iPhone unlocks 9 awesome features

Don't get me wrong- the App Store is incredible and unmatched. There truly is an app for just about everything on the iPhone. Well, everything that Apple approves of anyway. Fortunately, for those

Published on: September 1st, 2009 Mike Keller

Jailbreaking iPhone will be okay if Mozilla has its way

Mozilla Corp. is backing a move that would nullify copyright infringement charges against people who "jailbreak" their iPhones, a practice that Apple Inc. considers against the law. In comments submitted to the U.S.

Published on: February 19th, 2009 Gregg Keizer