The software unlock solution for iPhone 3G – Ultrasn0w was released several days ago. All iPhone 3G got excited about this release as ultrasn0w. Unlike the previous unlock solution “yellowsn0w”, which can only unlock iPhone 3G with baseband 2.28.00, ultrasn0w can unlock any iPhone 3G with the latest baseband 4.26.08.
As you should know, iPhone Dev Team has released the updated version of PwnageTool to cater for iPhone 3.0 jailbreak. Now, it’s time to upgrade to iPhone OS 3.0 to enjoy all the new features. To simplify your jailbreak, I have also updated the jailbreak guide for iPhone 3.0 OS using PwnageTool.
For Windows user, you can follow this guide to jailbreak the latest version of iPhone OS and enjoy the new features.
More good news from popular IM and VoIP client Skype: following the announcement that the Gold version of Skype 3.0 for Windows Mobile-powered smartphones has been made available for download, we are informed that Skype rolled out an update to its iPhone-dedicated software as well. Skype 1.1 for iPhone and iPod Touch comes with several new improvements and new features.
The US Senate’s Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation is studying deals like AT&T’s exclusivity for the iPhone, and how that balances business freedoms, technology innovation, consumer competition, and the effects on smaller, rural carriers.
Sony Corp is working on a cellphone and PSP hybrid to better compete with Apple’s iPod Touch and iPhone.
Sony was talking to major recording companies about providing downloadable music to the Playstation Portable (PSP). While Apple’s devices aren’t dedicated gaming machines, there is a notable overlap in audiences and the App Store has started attracting major gaming developers such as Capcom, id Software, and Square Enix.
There is going to be an alternative to App Store for jailbroken iPhone (competitor to Cydia, Icy and Appulous) using BitTorrent technology. This new app store is called appDowner.