iOS 16

Island upgrades the Dynamic Island experience and ports it to jailbroken iOS & iPadOS 14-16 devices

Island by iOS developer SouthernGirlWhoCode.

The Dynamic Island is one of the most distinguishable differences between the iPhone 14 Pro lineup and all prior handset models. This handy feature utilizes the area surrounding the TrueDepth camera system to display useful information about what’s happening on your device, such as Now Playing media, Personal Hotspot connectivity, and active Screen Recordings, among other things.

Ian Beer’s MacDirtyCow bug PoC reveals it’s more powerful than originally thought

iPhone hacked matrix.

By now you’ve probably heard about the MacDirtyCow bug for iOS & iPadOS 16.0-16.1.2. Shortly after Google Project Zero security researcher Ian Beer reported CVE-2022-46689 to Apple late last year, security researcher Zhowei Zhang created a rough draft of a bug that developers now actively exploit to make operating system modifications that ordinarily wouldn’t be possible without jailbreaking.