Most unique and useful iPhone 4 hacks of all time

There will be no exaggeration in stating that Apple iPhone is the most appreciable smartphone ever in the world. Apple, of course, a trendsetter in the technology world unveiled first version of its iPhone in 2007. Since then, Apple iPhone has been dominating the smartphone sector with the series reaching into Apple iPhone 4 in 2010. The most recent Apple smartphone, iPhone 4 offers everything a smartphone user yearns for. Apple iPhone 4 is a fantastic product with the number of applications available for the device on Apple’s App Store and other built-in hardware and preinstalled software features.

most useful and unique iphone 4 hacks
most useful and unique iphone 4 hacks

Even though, there are consumers who feel shortage of some features on Apple iPhone. Certainly, we can feel some important iPhone shortcomings like the absence of Adobe Flash, the famous online video stream software. As well, many Apple customers dislike the Cupertino Company’s closed marketing strategy. Under the method, Apple does not allow third party apps to run on its devices, whatever they are an iPhone, iPad or iPod. Apple only allows users to run apps, which the company officially approved and listed in its App Store. Here, the concept of jailbreaking gets popularity among iPhone users. It is a technique of breaking Apple’s security layer on its devices to run any apps we wish. Don’t fear, jailbreaking is lawful in the U.S.A thanks to a recent decision from the U.S. Copyrights Office in favor of it. iOS 4.3.2 carrier unlock lets iPhone 4 run iPad apps

The famous iPhone hacker Dev-Team has developed an iOS 4.3.2 jailbreak, which will help the smartphone run apps prepared for iPad tablet PC. Dev-Team’s updated Ultrasn0w tool that supports iOS 4.3.2 will unlock the carrier of iPhone. That means an iPhone user can switch from its default carrier, AT&T any others, both domestic and international. Users can use the SIM of any carrier on an iPhone thanks to the jailbreak. Along with it joins the capability to run iPad apps on an iPhone.

Hack to Install Flash on iPhone 4

Getting Adobe Flash on an iPhone 4 will be a great experience. Jailbreakers have developed the methods to run Flash on an iPhone 4, though Apple and Adobe are still in fight regarding Flash on Apple devices. Comex’s Strong Bad-inspired port of Adobe Flash 10.1 will help iPhone users experience the benefits of Adobe Flash on an iPhone. That means your iPhone Web browser will start to display videos supported by Adobe Flash. What to do for this feature is to install .deb and upload it to a folder deep inside an iPhone via SSH. Then a restarting will do the task; you can now watch animation and video ads on your iOS 4.3’s browser.

Jailbreak enables FaceTime video calling over 3G on iPhone 4

Apple has restricted FaceTime video calling capability for iPhone 4 users with Wi-Fi connectivity. But jailbreakers realized FaceTime video calling capability on an iPhone running on 3G connectivity thanks to a Cydia app called, My3G. The app is meant to help run Wi-Fi apps over 3G. Through the method, there won’t be any compromise on FaceTime video call’s quality. But an uninterrupted 3G connection is a must to continue the FaceTime video calls.

Hacking Times Square Video BillBoards with iPhone 4

A hacker recently showed the world through a YouTube video how he could take control of Time Square Video BillBoards using an iPhone 4 hack. The guy used a homemade video repeater and a transmitter plugged into the headphone jack of an iPhone 4 to hack the Time Square Video BillBoards in New York. The video above tells how the hacking got realized. According the hacker,

The way it works is pretty simple: plug in my transmitter into the headphone minijack of an iPhone 4 and play back any video clip. You can play it through the iPod feature or through the camera roll. The transmitter instantly sends the video signal to the video repeater and the video repeater overrides any video screen that it’s being held next to.

Garage Band on iPhone 4

Garage Band is, needless to say, an incredible music app for iPad. Apple developed the application for Mac OS X and iOS (iPad) to help users create music and podcasts. But using a jailbroken iPhone 4 and iTelePad2Pod, one can use the app on his/her iPhone. Complete features of the groundbreaking music app can be enjoyed on an iPhone this way.

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