Tag Archives: jailbreak
Mon, Aug 08, 2011 | 01:27 BST
Police in Johannesburg last week stormed an alleged piracy ring apparently responsible for jailbreaking PlayStation 3 consoles and distributing pirated games.
Thu, Mar 17, 2011 | 13:32 GMT
The California courts have given Sony permission to subpoena George Hotz’s PayPal account and any records relatied to it.
Mon, Mar 07, 2011 | 08:00 GMT
If you happened to live in the Bay area and visited George Hotz’s website from January 2009 onward, you may be contacted by Sony’s lawyers.
Fri, Jan 21, 2011 | 10:38 GMT
Wait, Geohot’s decided to open fire on another ultra corporation – even with his face still stinging from Sony’s giant lawsuit-slapping hand? Why, that’s absolutely preposterou–
Huh? Microsoft’s offering a free phone, you say? And thus concludes the part of the ride where the world makes sense.
Tue, Jan 18, 2011 | 03:11 GMT
Fri, Jan 14, 2011 | 09:59 GMT
George “Geohot” Hotz has overnight defended his jailbreaking of PS3, saying he’s being sued by Sony for “making” the company “mad”.
Tue, Jan 11, 2011 | 23:17 GMT
Mon, Jun 15, 2009 | 08:54 BST
A British prison has banned PS3 access to its inmates as it feared the machine could be used in an escape attempt.
Rye Hill prisoners were using the console’s wireless capabilities to chat to people on the outside, according to this Guardian report.
“PlayStation 3 consoles are barred on the grounds that they have the capability to send and receive radio signals as an integral part of the equipment,” said a prison spokesperson.