iPhone 3G succumbs to being jailbroken

Summary:Yesterday was a watershed day for the iPhone 3G. First it was unlocked (if only with a SIM adapter) and later in the day it was jailbroken by the rabid efforts of the iPhone Dev Team.

iPhone 3G jailbroken

Yesterday was a watershed day for the iPhone 3G. First it was unlocked (if only with a SIM adapter) and later in the day it was jailbroken by the rabid efforts of the iPhone Dev Team. A video posted on their blog appears to show all the gory details. Pictured above is a screenshot of the new and improved device selection screen. (Tip: Engadget)

Topics: Wi-Fi, Hardware, iPhone, Mobility, Networking

About

Jason D. O'Grady developed an affinity for Apple computers after using the original Lisa, and this affinity turned into a bona-fide obsession when he got the original 128 KB Macintosh in 1984. He started writing one of the first Web sites about Apple (O'Grady's PowerPage) in 1995 and is considered to be one of the fathers of blogging.... Full Bio

zdnet_core.socialButton.googleLabel Contact Disclosure

Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.

Related Stories

The best of ZDNet, delivered

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
Subscription failed.