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jail·break

 (jāl′brāk′)
n.
An escape from jail.

jailbreak

(ˈdʒeɪlˌbreɪk)
n
Also: gaolbreak an escape from jail
vb
(Electronics) (tr) to adapt (an electronic device) so that it is able to use software that is not approved by the manufacturer

jail•break

(ˈdʒeɪlˌbreɪk)

n.
an escape from prison, esp. by forcible means.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jailbreak - an escape from jailjailbreak - an escape from jail; "the breakout was carefully planned"
escape, flight - the act of escaping physically; "he made his escape from the mental hospital"; "the canary escaped from its cage"; "his flight was an indication of his guilt"
Translations
jailbreakjailbreaker

jailbreak

[ˈdʒeɪlbreɪk] Nfuga f, evasión f (de la cárcel)

jailbreak

[ˈdʒeɪlbreɪk] névasion f (de prison)jail cell ncellule f de prison

jailbreak

[ˈdʒeɪlˌbreɪk] nevasione f
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Apple has used the voids-warranty warningsince September 2007, just months after the first iPhone went on sale and weeks after the first jailbreaks appeared.
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Unlike before when users had to wait several months to get jailbreaks for iOS 7 and lower, jailbreaks for the newest iOS and the latest firmware upgrade have been rolling out at unprecedented speed.
Pod2g and Wang are both well-known hackers who have developed jailbreaks before, but iOS 6 is proving to be more difficult to exploit due to stepped up security protections.
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It's worth pointing out that iH8sn0w has in the past demonstrated jailbreaks that never saw the light of day," iDownloadBlog.
Summary: Egypt deposed Islamist president seeks to rally supporters during trial on charges related to jailbreaks and attacks on police.
I haven't really been interested in public jailbreaks lately because of how much of a hassle it is to make them and publish them," @iH8sn0w told iDigitalTimes.
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com , squeezing the full jailbreaking benefits from Cydia will still depend on how quickly jailbreaks can issue "their respective tweaks to utilize the new Substrate.
Saturday's attack was the third in the past two months in the West African nation, where jailbreaks are frequent and police only capture a fraction of those who escape.