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  • George Hotz
    PS3 and iPhone hacker geohot has left Facebook
    Hacker George Hotz, AKA geohot, famous for hacking the iPhone and PS3, went legit last summer witha job with Facebook. It doesn't seem like he took well to corporate life, even with a company that hasn't gone public yet: he's already...
  • George Hotz
    iPhone, PS3 hacker 'Geohot' takes a job with Facebook
    Follow me on Twitterandon FacebookGeorge "Geohot" Hotz, who pioneered iPhone jailbreaking with thefirst iPhone jailbreak ever,and whose most recent appearance in the news came when he and Sonysettled out of courtafter Geohot published...
  • Gavel
    In surprise move, SCEA settles lawsuit with geohot
    Follow me on Twitterandon FacebookIn a huge and surprise move, Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) announced on Monday, April 11, that it had come to a settlement with George ("geohot") Hotz, in its lawsuit over PS3 jailbreaking....
  • Playstation 3
    Sony and George Hotz settle in PS3 hacking case
    The fireworks in the case between Sony and George "GeoHot" Hotz appears to be over as Sony announced a settlement in the PS3 hacking lawsuit it filed against Hotz in a federal court in San Francisco.Hotz admits no wrongdoing in the...
  • Operation Sony
    Playstation Network Downtime! Reason: Anonymous?
    Are you having trouble connecting to the Playstation Network as of lately? There is good reason for this and it all starts with George ‘GeoHot’ Hotz, a 21 year old hacker that is making a name for himself and all other hackers...
  • PlayStation
    Hacker mafia casts doom spell on Sony
    In the beginning, gamers were in harmony. Sony introduced the PlayStation 3 with features that surpassed everyone’s expectations. Along with gaming and video features, users had the ability to run Linux operating system, and use their...
  • Anonymous seal
    Anonymous targets Sony for GeoHot lawsuit
    Sony has been targeted by the famed activist group Anonymous, a collection of folks (who all remain nameless and faceless, as their name suggests) that targets organizations that the collective conscious of the internet deems unjust. The group has...
  • George Hotz
    Magistrate rules Sony can subpoena for IP addresses in Hotz PS3 jailbreak case
    Follow me on Twitterandon FacebookSony may soon know your IP address, if you spent any time at all at jailbreaker George Hotz' site.Federal Magistrate Joseph Spero, on May 3, granted Sony the right to subpoena Hotz' site host in order to...
  • Is Sony Developing a Hack-Proof PS3?
    Is Sony Developing a Hack-Proof PS3?
    If a source close to Everything HQ is right, Sony is currently working on a "hack-proof" Playstation 3 in order to counter recent hacking attempts and piracy concerns.According to the HQ source, "Sony are already deep into plans of...
  • Sony's Real Slim Shady: PS3 hacker Geohot
    Sony's Real Slim Shady: PS3 hacker Geohot
    Geohot, real name George Francis Hotz, was distributing his PS3 jailbreak code that "fail0verflow" had cracked, and is now being sued by Sony. Geohot is keeping it real (in his eyes) and taking it to the streets with a rap video that he...
  • Sony wins temporary restraining order against GeoHot and fail0verflow
    Sony wins temporary restraining order against GeoHot and fail0verflow
    When a delay in the trial of Sony versus the hackers responsible for jailbreaking the Playstation 3 was announced, it looked as if Sony might have some problems with their case. That changed today with a small victory in the form of a temporary...
  • George Hotz fighting Sony
    George Hotz fighting Sony
    George Hotz has hired attorneys Stewart Keller and Yasha Heidari to fight Sony in what they believe is a case that if Sony wins will change the way owners will be able to use the products that they own.“Make no mistake,” Stewart Kellar...
  • PS3 hacker 'GeoHot' gets his day in court
    PS3 hacker 'GeoHot' gets his day in court
    Sony filed a lawsuit which includes a temporary restraining order against infamous iPhone jailbreaker George "GeoHot" Hotz. Hotz made the trip from New Jersey to a U.S. District Court in San Francisco, CA where he and his attorney...
  • PlayStation 3
    PS3 deals out details on hacking case, GeoHot responds.
    It’s another day in the court filings between Sony and the hackers and their unassigned PS3 code. With more documents being released on the support of Sony’s restraining order against George “GeoHot” Hotz and the other...
  • Hackers thumb noses at Sony lawsuit, release PS3 hacking tools
    Hackers thumb noses at Sony lawsuit, release PS3 hacking tools
    The saga between Sony, a collection of hackers called fail0verflow and an infamous lone hacker calling himself GeoHot continues with new twists and turns everyday. Yesterday, it was Sony filing a lawsuit and temporary restraining order over the...