Jailbreaking is the term used to bring the Apple mobile device ( iPhone ) outside the factory settings. When buying an Apple product one needs to have a reliable carrier service like AT&T. iPhone settings are saved in a way that only one type of authorized carrier service can be used by the iPhone through out the life of the device. The device would not accept any other carrier service other than the one authorized. The applications that can be installed on an iPhone must be from Apple Store. Any other application or apps cannot be installed in a new iPhone device. To use and explore the capabilities of the device, it has to be jail broken. There are several applications which can be used for the jail breaking of iPhone.
With every new generation of iPhone device, the hackers release their best applications for the jail broken devices. One of the applications used for jailbreaking is ra1n. This is used for third generation iPhones. The user needs to download the software and connect the iPhone to the computer through the USB cable. One should press and hold the HOME button on the iPhone device while plugging in the USB cord. Ra1n software is designed for Windows operating systems. There is other software which can be used for the same purpose using Mac systems. After connecting the device, the user need to click on the button ra1n appearing onscreen after the installation. Once jailbroken, one can log onto the interface of the iPhone. There would be ra1n application installed on the iPhone which can be used to install Cydia or Rock application. Cydia is a database of different iPhone application sources. Rock also provides the same functionalities with a different and easy to use user interface. One should not install both Cydia and Rock as they can conflict each other. After installation of Cydia, based on ones settings the database listing is shown. If you are just a user, select user option which would abstract details of programming applications available for downloads.
If you are a developer, the option will not hide any application details. One can install SDK programming slack for developing applications. Installation of large databases such as SQL, languages such as Python can also be installed in this small gadget. One can also install applications from apple store. There is one criterion which needs to be met. The user should have an Apple account to enter into the apple store. There are so many free as well as paid applications that can allure you. Motion sensing gaming is one of the features of iPhone. Macman is a very good example of motion sensing game in an iPhone device. One can also change the carrier service from AT&T to other services such as Vodafone, Airtel and many more. To install applications one would need to configure wireless internet in the device. There are several ways through which internet is possible. EDGE technology is present in iPhone. VPN networking is also possible using an iPhone. There is nothing that an iPhone cannot give you with the presence of vast applications to satisfy ones mobile needs.