Monday, 31 October 2011

Siri Port 100% Working

The developers and hackers from the iPhone jailbreaking community sure are a talented bunch of people. Despite reports of Siri being incompatible with older iOS devices because of them “not having suitable hardware”, these folks took up the challenge of making Siri work on these devices and, if today’s news is anything to go by, they have successfully completed that challenge.
Yesterday, Redmond Pie published a step-by-step guide on how to install Siri’s GUI on iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4G but that was, as you may remember, GUI only. Today, we’ve received news that Siri now works 100% on the iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4G, with its GUI working smoothly and Apple servers accepting and processing voice input.

The news comes from 9to5Mac – a blog dedicated to covering all things Apple – in a post where they announce that they have, in collaboration with developer Steven Troughton-Smith, managed to get Siri working with all of its features on older iOS devices such as the iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4G.
From 9to5Mac:
On the iPhone 4S launch date just a couple of weeks ago, we broke the news that developer Steven Troughton-Smith had successfully ported the Siri user-interface and some of the underlying code from the iPhone 4S onto the iPhone 4. The port was functional except for the most important part: talking to Apple’s servers. Now, Troughton-Smith has followed up with Chpwn to get the server fully working on an iPhone 4 and iPod touch.
Troughton-Smith is the same developer who first got Siri’s GUI working on the iPhone 4, which we talked about earlier this month. After “following up” with developer chpwn, he has managed to trick Apple’s servers into accepting voice input from Siri on officially unsupported devices. This only became possible after iPhone Dev-Team managed to jailbreak iPhone 4Sfrom which Troughton-Smith was able to extract necessary files to make Siri work.
Sadly and, yet, understandably, Troughton-Smith refuses to distribute these files which are required to make Siri work on iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4G as doing so would be illegal. Besides this, setting Siri up on iPhone 4/iPod touch 4G takes about 20 steps and requires a “validation token” that has to be taken live from an iPhone 4S.
Still, there is hope for those of you who are interested in making Siri work on their iPhone 4 or iPod touch 4G as Troughton-Smith states, after being asked if he sees Siri coming to Cydia in the form of a tweak, “I have no doubts that others will package this up and distribute it quasi-illegally, or try and sell it to people. I am only interested in the technology and making it work”.

So there you have it, Siri smoothly working, GUI, dictation, voice commands and all, on iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4G. Stay tuned to iHack Plus as I’ll let you know whenever there is a way to install Siri on your iOS device!

Block Any Website on Windows w/o Any Software

If you want to block certain websites on your computer without any software then this trick can  be very helpful to you.You can block any number of websites and if blocked they cannot be opened in any browser like Google Chrome,Firefox,Opera and Internet Explorer.
For this trick we will edit the host file of the windows and will use the Ip address (i.e localhost).Whenever somebody will try to open the blocked website the user will be redirected to local host.This trick works in Windows Xp,Vista and Windows 7
Here is the  Trick To Block Any Website On Your Computer
  • Open My Computer/Computer
  • Navigate to your Operating system drive (Usually C drive)
  • Now goto Windows –>System32–>drivers–>etc
  • Here you will see your Hosts file.Open this file with notepad.
  • Now move to the last line in this file and add the address of the website to be blocked prefixed by
For example In the screenshot below I have blocked google-analytics.com on my computer
01 sample hosts file Trick To Block Any Website On Your Computer
Remember that you should insert the Url of the blocked website with and without wwwprefix as shown in the above screenshot
Now Save the file.
Note:-You should open notepad with administrative privileges otherwise you won,t be able to save it

Activate God Mode in Win 7/Vista

Godmode provides you with a shortcut icon where you can customize all your settings from mouse settings to display settings.This is very convenient as it provides all the options at one single place and activating godmode is also very simple and require only two simple steps.
Here is the Step by Step tutorial with screenshots to Activate godmode in Windows 7 and Windows Vista
  1. Create a New Folder on your desktop.
  2. Now Rename you new folder to GodMode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}
  3. You can also now change the name GodMode to any other name.
  4. You will see the icon of the folder to change automatically.Double click on it and you will get godmode customization settings options.
  5. windows7godmode610x404 Trick to Activate GodMode In Windows 7 And Vista
Note:-This trick works perfectly on windows 32-bit version but it does not work properly sometimes on 64-bit versions

Hack Any Windows User Passwords (Boot Method)

The requirements for using this method are:-
1.Blank CD/floppy disk.
2.Access to Internet.
3.Cd or floppy writer
These requirements can be easily fulfilled by spending 15 minutes in cybercafe or at friends computer
Now here is the step by step tutorial with screenshots on how to hack administrator password in windows 7,vista or xp.
1.Download this small utility.
2.You will get an zipped file with ISO image in it.Extract his image using winrar or inbuilt windows software.
3.Put your blank cd in CD-ROM and burn this using Nero or any other image burner software.this is most important step and make sure you burn the ISO image properly.
4.Now put this CD in the system whose password is to be reset.
5.Restart your system and when prompted press enter to boot from the CD.
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Note:If you do not get prompt of boot from CD.Then restart you system and press f2 or f6 or f8 or Esc key(anyone of them should work for your system) before the booting of the windows start.Now you will enter into bios and you should change the boot order from here with the first preference as CD-ROM.And again restart your system
6.Now the software will load automatically.It will ask you to select the windows drive and after that provide you with the option of resetting password.
If you have any queries or suggestion do not hesitate to ask.

Trick to Lock Folder without Any Software

Trick to Lock Folder without Any Software

  • Open Notepad [Start-->Run-->Notepad].
  • In your Notepad just Copy/Paste the below code.
title Folder Locker
if EXIST "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}" goto UNLOCK
echo Are you sure u want to Lock the folder(Y/N)
set/p "cho=>"
if %cho%==Y goto LOCK
if %cho%==y goto LOCK
if %cho%==n goto END
if %cho%==N goto END
echo Invalid choice.
ren Locker "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
attrib +h +s "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
echo Folder locked
goto End
echo Enter password to Unlock folder
set/p "pass=>"
if NOT %pass%==tipstricks goto FAIL
attrib -h -s "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
ren "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}" Locker
echo Folder Unlocked successfully
goto End
echo Invalid password
goto end
md Locker
echo Locker created successfully
goto End
  • In the above batch code the password has been set as tipstricks.You can change it by editing the following line
if NOT %pass%==tipstricks goto FAIL
  • Now save this notepad file as yourfoldername.bat ,here .bat is extension of your file. For now I am creating pctipstricks.bat file.
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  • Now a .bat (system) file will be created.
21 Trick to Lock Folder Without any Software
  • Double Click on this .bat file and you will see a Locker Folder at the same location where your .bat file is saved.
5 Trick to Lock Folder Without any Software
  • Double click on that Locker folder and store your personal data in it.
  • After storing all your data in that folder again double click on .bat file and press Ythere to Lock the folder and press Enter.
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  • Now your Locker will hide and only .bat file will be there.
  • Double Click on this .bat file and give your password (here tipstricks) and hit Enter.
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That’s it. Now every time you want to open your secret folder you have to enter the password. You can update this folder any time and infinite number of times.