If you're a little too impatient to wait for the Absinthejailbreak tool to make its way to Windows, good news, there's another option. The iPhone Dev Team has released Corona, a command line-based option for Mac and Windows 7 that will deliver Cydia to your iOS 5.0 or 5.0.1-running iPhone 4S or iPad 2. Obviously, you'll want to be comfortable with the terminal and command prompt but, if you can handle a little CTRL+c and CTRL+v action, jailbreaking your brand new iOS device shouldn't prove too difficult. Hit up the source link for complete instructions on how to free your shiny A5 portable from Apple's shackles while still using your Microsoft machine.
iPhone 4S and iPad 2 get Corona command line jailbreak tool originally appeared on Engadget on Mon, 23 Jan 2012 09:37:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. TechnoBolt