I know most of you reading this article would really be more than just curios to know what exactly jail-breaking is?Some of you might even be thinking jail-breaking is when you escape the bars of the prison! maybe the famous ‘prison break’ series going on in your head?
well if any of the above is what you actually define jail-breaking as then you are wrong.There is another definition of jail-breaking. It is somewhat similar to breaking a prison but not physically just maybe you can say some how a jailbreak virtually.
Yes all those who have done jail-breaking before must now be having an idea of what exactly i am talking about.
so basically, jail-breaking is done by iDevice users. If you own a iDevice such as the iPhone, iPad,iPod touch..etc then you are definitely one of the potential customers of a jail-breaking software.
So,what exactly is jail-breaking?
In short , Jail-breaking is simply playing and altering the system on your iDevice using a jail-breaking software such as ‘ Cydia ‘
Now when you actually jailbreak your device it allows you to download apps from places other than the official Apple iTunes store.Additionally you can also have access to free apps without paying a penny for it.
After jail-breaking you can change the default background or arrangement of your desktop in for example your iPhone or any other such iDevice.
Nowadays it is very common to find people jail-breaking their device.It is not at all shocking specially after hearing about the declaration of jail-breaking being legal and not illegal recently in the year 2010 in the United States of America.
Everybody including small children and even grownups, everyone in this world owning a Apple iDevice has tried jail-breaking their device.So it is very common nowadays and is recommended too by many friends.This way it is spreading more and increasing the number of iDevice jail-breakers too!