Tag: jailbreak
cydia

So you’ve jailbroken your iPhone running iOS 7 with Evasi0n but are running into problems getting any of the tweaks installed through Cydia to work. Well, here’s how to fix it. Open Cydia. Go to Manage. Then Sources. Click Edit at the top right, then tap on Add at the top left. Enter this source […]

WHOA! I haven’t been following the jailbreak scene lately, but it turns out Evasi0n has finished and released an iOS 7 jailbreak! UPDATE: I successfully jailbroke my iPhone 5 running iOS 7.0.4. Proof below! Yay, it works! REMEMBER, disable your passcode lock BEFORE you jailbreak. Also, always back up your iPhone before jailbreaking.

Great video about a new app called Semi-Restore┬áthat let’s you roll-back your iPhone to stock iOS 6.1.2 without losing your jailbreak.┬áThis is useful if you find a jailbreak tweak messing with your iPhone and want to essentially reset the device without going through the whole jailbreak process again.

This is exactly what I thought of first when I saw the introduction of iOS 7. The new OS is making some jailbreak tweaks unnecessary. Of course, this is a little like Apple playing catchup though.