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Originally Posted by matt4iphones So why have they shut down? That I dont know all it said was at the bottom was a update and said they were shutting down...
04-01-2008, 01:56 AM #161
04-01-2008, 02:00 AM #162
Its all an April fools joke folks! If you followed the history of hackers you would know that what we primarily do is to set information free, NOT sell out to big brother!
Funny thing thou, seeing all the reactions all over the web!
I say "we" as a sort of fellowship of hackers,(me going back to the early 80s according to others! dumdiudum.)
I have no part of the iphone dev team, but they have struck me as a very dedicated, thight group of people that have set out to liberate everything locked, that relates to the iphone and ipod touch (PSP,xbox,PS3 and so on).
Yay! Happy April!
04-01-2008, 02:02 AM #163
didn't fool me for a second. prank for sure.
04-01-2008, 02:12 AM #164
typical net forum april fool's prank, seen it a lot of times from different car/tech forums
04-01-2008, 02:18 AM #165
I hope this isn't true, and given the date it's only an April Fool's joke
04-01-2008, 02:20 AM #166
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04-01-2008, 02:37 AM #167
the aim of hacking is to break the roles , not to go under, if they hacked the phone is for a reason , as long as that reason exists they will exist, if not them others will.. if they stop working in this, they will open the door for others to try.DFU Restore Mode:
1. Power phone OFF. 2. Hold power + home for 10 seconds. 3. Let go of power and continue to hold home until iTunes finds the phone.
04-01-2008, 02:50 AM #168
I was just on their website and looks like the note is not there anymore! It is now an image on Steve jobs(cartoonish) saying something in Russian. HAHAHA
Looks like we got fooled
04-01-2008, 02:56 AM #169
// Just a little C++ syntax
cout <<"Just remember you don't own Microsoft Windows or Apple OS.\n" <<"You only have the right to use the OS. Linux you own that copy.\n" <<"When you think OS go Linux\n"
04-01-2008, 03:06 AM #170
Ya DANG right!!!
ITS A JOKE 1ST APRIL...People I know its early but come on.....lol
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04-01-2008, 03:10 AM #171
04-01-2008, 03:23 AM #172
lol that picture of jobs on their site now is hilarious. Bring on PWNED!
04-01-2008, 03:32 AM #173
04-01-2008, 03:46 AM #174
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04-01-2008, 04:19 AM #175
04-01-2008, 04:22 AM #176
i think it says "surprise"? Open the page up in IE and hover over it.
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04-01-2008, 04:34 AM #177
THE BEST APRIL FOOLS EVER
Now let's get this right.
1) When is iphone 1.2 (2.0) coming
2) Will we be able to update/restore our unlocked 3.9 B 1.1.4 then jailbreak it and activate and unlocke it like before
3) Can someone tell me where can i find the firmware 1.2 for iphone to start messing around with it.
04-01-2008, 04:42 AM #178
Wow - the dev site has a mystery:
Look at the source code for the Jobs image -- there is a comment that says:
maybe use color set 73746576656a6f62736861636b65646a75 here?
WTF is that number? It looks two digits too long to be a md5sum of the Pwned tool or the 2.0 beta firmware (which is available floating around on torrent sites for those that want to get their hands on it in anticipation of the Pwned release).
Even though it's numeric heavy, it looks to be a hexadecimal representation (I don't see anything past an 'f').
It's so early in the morning. I can't think straight. But for those that see this comment, I'd appreciate any brainstorming.
04-01-2008, 04:44 AM #179
lol @ all people believin this
dev team your fools for this one hahahahahaha
i bet steve jobs woke up this morning, saw the news on his daily check of modmyi.com and dollar signs rolled through his head. hahaha
04-01-2008, 05:17 AM #180
Anyone know what that says in Russian?