Hackers release a new jailbreak that unlocks every iPhone

A renowned iPhone hacking team has released a new “jailbreak” tool that unlocks every iPhone, even the most recent models running the latest iOS 13.5. For as long as Apple has kept up its “walled garden” approach to iPhones by only allowing apps and customizations that it approves, hackers have tried to break free from what they call the “jail,” hence the name “jailbreak.” Hackers do this by finding a previously undisclosed vulnerability in iOS that break through some of the many restrictions that Apple puts in place to prevent access to the underlying software. Apple says it does this for security. But jailbreakers say breaking through those restrictions allows them to customize their iPhones more than they would otherwise, …

Come for the Pasta, Stay (Apart) for the Pool Noodles

Restaurants face a very long road ahead. “Because of social distancing, we are going to be impacted a lot more than other small businesses,” chef and Top Chef judge Tom Colicchio recently told my colleague Tom Philpott on Bite podcast. He continued: And on top of that, who is going to go out to dinner where the bartenders and the servers are wearing face masks? And God forbid, even with social distancing, if you take out half your seats, if someone at a table coughs, do you clear out the entire restaurant? I don’t think the question is when we can open, I think the question is when do people feel comfortable going out in crowds, and I think that’s when …

Grocery Workers May Be Called “Heroes,” But Their “Hero Pay” Is Disappearing

When Larry Franklin received an emergency coronavirus paycheck for $818.76 from the Ralphs grocery store where he’s worked for six years, he thought it was a sign of appreciation from his employer. Franklin, a 39-year-old immuno-compromised cancer survivor, has been in quarantine since March. After working through the early pandemic days of panic-shopping, preparing carts for a deluge of customers lining up two hours before the store opened, his doctor ordered him to stay home. He received one week of paid sick time and a $300 bonus, but otherwise has been on unpaid leave.  But two weeks after he received the emergency check, he got a letter from the store’s parent company, Kroger, asking him to pay the money back. …

Hailey Bieber Stands Up To Plastic Surgery Allegations: ‘I’ve Never Touched My Face’

Don’t come for Hailey Bieber! On Thursday, the 23-year-old defended herself against allegations that she’s had plastic surgery done over the years. Her explanation for her these accusations? Editing! Related: Justin Bieber Wishes He Had Been Celibate Before Marrying Hailey Bieber After an Instagram account shared a side by side pic comparing images of her as a teen and one from the present day, the model hopped into the comments section to stand up for herself. On the now-deleted post (see it HERE) she wrote: “Stop using pics that are edited by makeup artists! This photo on the right is NOT what I look like…” Social media can definitely be a confusing place, especially when celebs Photoshop or alter their …