The jailbreaker association evasi0n has almost finished building the iOS 1.6 jailbreak. The hack will be released officially later today, a day later than expected.
Through the website of medium you can keep up with the progress of the jailbreak. According to the site, the release is currently 96 percent complete and is now the finishing touches put before the hack can be released to the world.
Although jailbreak a few years ago was very popular, it now seems to be much less popular among consumers. They see less and less need to jailbreak their iOS device, partly because Apple is adding more and more features to iOS. In addition, hackers increasingly take longer to come up with a jailbreak than in previous years. Namely Apple has made it a priority to close the bugs in iOS. Thus, it is increasingly difficult to jailbreak the lot.
The intention was that the jailbreak yesterday would come out, but this deadline was not met. Reportedly team evad3rs today will still release the jailbreak. This will be accompanied by three apps to jailbreak your iOS device. One for Linux, Mac and Windows. According to the hackers geailbreaked each device will be running on iOS 6.0 or iOS 6.1. Hereby therefore comes to the iPad Mini include, iPhone 5 and iPad 4.
It is an untethered jailbreak which the iOS device can simply be started without requiring a connection to iTunes on your computer is required. The jailbreak will be free to download later today.