It's been a busy week for smartphone
aficionados when it comes to software updates. The iPhone 4 was
by the iPhone Dev Team over the weekend and both the HTC
EVO 4G and the original
Motorola Droid were updated to Android 2.2.
Now it's time for a second round of
iPhone 4 loving' thanks to a new software-based carrier unlock. For
those that have already jailbroken their iPhone 4s using the
incredibly simple jailkbreakme method, you can now head over to Cydia
and download the ultrasn0w 1.0-1 installation package. According
to the iPhone Dev Team, the unlock works on the following phones:
For those unfamiliar with unlocking,
ultrasn0w will allow iPhone 4s that are carrier locked from the
factory to be used on other GSM networks. For example, in the U.S.
the iPhone 4 can now be used on T-Mobile or any variety of GSM