Over at Social Apples, a recent 4.2.1 jailbreaker noticed something disconcerting after firing up iBooks on his newly-liberated device. Many of his ebooks didn't work.
Recently an updated version of the the Greenpois0n tool became available for Mac users and allowed for untethered jailbreaking of iOS 4.2.1 devices. Now Windows users are finally able to get in on the fun as well.
It's a couple days later than we thought, but worth the wait; if you're running iOS 4.1, the GreenPois0n tool has been set loose for your jailbreaking pleasure. It's a Windows-only release for now—something they're hoping to correct "soon"—and supports iPad, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, and the third and fourth-gen iPod…
The just released limera1n promises to jailbreak iOS 4.0-4.1 on iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad, iPod Touch 4G, and iPod Touch 3G. It's Windows only for now, with Mac & Linux support coming soon.
This Sunday might be your lucky day if you're running iOS 4.1 on your shiny Apple devices and are itching to jailbreak. That's because there's talk that the GreenPois0n jailbreak tool will become available on October 10, 2010 at 10:10:10AM GMT. [Gear Live]