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In our News & Research section, you'll discover lesser-known tools, tutorials, upcoming jailbreaks, and how-to guides. Learn how to compile tweaks from sources, dump the iOS file system, decrypt iOS apps, and even detect Pegasus spyware.

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Research4 min read

Theos began its journey as an iPhone framework, conceived to streamline code development for command line interfaces, particularly tailored for jailbroken iOS devices. It swiftly gained traction as one of the foremost libraries, facilitating the creation and compilation...

Mar 06, 2024
iOS
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Research7 min read

When considering downgrading iOS using FutureRestore, relying solely on SHSH2 blobs for your iPhone is insufficient. Equally crucial is the SEP and Baseband Compatibility, as it determines the success of the iOS downgrade...

Mar 03, 2024
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Research4 min read

When the European Union compelled Apple to permit third-party App Stores within their ecosystem, anticipation surged among users eager to access a truly open platform for downloading games, apps, and tweaks. The significant development promised an end to the exclusivity...

Feb 29, 2024
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Research9 min read

AltStore's IPA signing and installation tool has undergone a significant enhancement with the introduction of version 1.5, unveiling an innovative feature known as "Sources." This groundbreaking addition enables users to directly download specific third-party apps through...

Feb 28, 2024
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Research6 min read

Many users perceive the CoreTrust bug, used by the TrollStore IPA installer, as a convenient feature facilitating the installation...

Feb 28, 2024
iOS
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Research6 min read

Diablo 4 is one of the most famous projects in the RPG genre, which relies on multi-level grinding and studying the overall story to gain experience and develop the hero and passing...

Feb 25, 2024
iOS
How to decrypt iOS backup image
Research4 min read

By default, local iPhone backups are not encrypted, although it's strongly advised to enable encryption for enhanced security. When encryption is enabled, accessing these backups necessitates...

Feb 21, 2024
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Research3 min read

In the realm of iOS app development, the conventional approach often demands a computer and supplementary libraries to compile apps for sideloading. However, a notable shift occurred...

Feb 20, 2024
iOS
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Research5 min read

Online content can now be accessed through a variety of smart devices, including mobile phones. Streaming movies, using social media, and even checking email can pose risks to your...

Feb 19, 2024
iOS
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Research8 min read

Installing jailbreak tweaks typically requires adding a repository and installing the package on your iPhone. However, the installation process differs slightly with ...

Feb 16, 2024
iOS
Show iPhone info using ideviceinfo image
Research5 min read

To access a wide array of information about your iPhone, start by navigating through the Settings app. From there, proceed to the General tab and then to the About section. However...

Feb 15, 2024
iOS
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Research6 min read

Chimera Tool stands out as one of the leading software solutions for mobile phones, empowering users to perform essential service actions such as repairing IMEI, resetting or removing FRP...

Feb 14, 2024
iOS
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Research6 min read

There exist alternatives to using iTunes or Finder for backing up your iPhone. While these tools are commonly used, one standout option is the open-source utility idevicebackup2, which...

Feb 14, 2024
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Research4 min read

Business newsletters are becoming more and more popular every day. They inform subscribers about the latest news, promotions, and events, helping to establish a direct connection between...

Feb 07, 2024
iOS
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Research3 min read

Triangle Check, a creation of Kaspersky Lab, is a sophisticated script designed to empower users in scanning iTunes backups for potential compromise indicators related to Operation...

Jan 30, 2024
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Research6 min read

When you are expecting a new jailbreak to come on iOS 16 the best idea is to stay as low as possible with the firmware. Apple forces iPhones to upgrade but there is a simple solution...

Jan 29, 2024

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AltStore's IPA signing and installation tool has undergone a significant enhancement with the introduction of version 1.5, unveiling an innovative feature known as "Sources." This...

Research9 min read

Checkra1n remains an immensely popular open source jailbreak tool that continues to thrive. By leveraging the checkm8 exploit, it allows installing Cydia on A5 to A11 iDevices running...

Research9 min read

When you own a recycled iPhone or iPad it's most likely blocked with an iCloud Activation Lock not allowing you to access the device. With some amazing free ...

iCloud Bypass13 min read

If you're using a corporate iPhone, there's a high probability that the device is in supervised mode with an MDM profile installed. MDM, or Mobile Device Management, is a feature...

iCloud Bypass6 min read