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Android Jelly Bean shown running on first ever Android phone
Here’s a mid-week feat of heroic hacking — ambitious Android tinkerers have successfully got Android 4.1 Jelly Bean running on a T-Mobile G1, the first ever Android phone.
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Android Jelly Bean shown running on first ever Android phone

Here’s a mid-week feat of heroic hacking — ambitious Android tinkerers have successfully got Android 4.1 Jelly Bean running on a T-Mobile G1, the first ever Android phone.

Read more at CNET UK)

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There’s 3 surefire ways to hack iOS apps, says researcher:

"You can infect the phone without a passphrase. The virus or bit of code sits on the phone, waiting for the user to unlock it." Or, [security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski] explained, “Give me two minutes with somebody’s phone and I can dump the entire file system from it.” From there, he said he could look at apps for an exploit to take advantage of remotely. 

Read more of our report from hacking confab Black Hat

There’s 3 surefire ways to hack iOS apps, says researcher:

"You can infect the phone without a passphrase. The virus or bit of code sits on the phone, waiting for the user to unlock it." Or, [security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski] explained, “Give me two minutes with somebody’s phone and I can dump the entire file system from it.” From there, he said he could look at apps for an exploit to take advantage of remotely. 

Read more of our report from hacking confab Black Hat