Apple’s new attempt to make iPhone jailbreak-proof

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Apple is now shipping the updated version of iPhone 3GS with a new firmware that prevents hackers to jailbreak the device. This new bootrom update called iBoot-359.3.2 currently makes it impossible to jailbreak the iPhone as per DevTeam member MuscleNerd. Ofcourse there have been previous rather futile attempts made by Apple to prevent jailbreaking, so  we do not expect this to last long either.


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Firefox 3.6 to feature accelerometer support

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Laptop web-browsing has now taken a new turn. Firefox 3.6 will now support screen orientation detection in laptops with accelerometers. Although at this point not too many laptops come with built-in accelerometers, this definitely marks a new era of web-browsing. Ofcourse this technology will probably be more realistic for tablet computers (e.g. the upcoming Apple Tablet etc.) instead of regular laptops.


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