iPhone Hi-Jacked : Grand Theft Auto 4 on the Streets of Cupertino
(Reichtenburg, Germany) UCS News-- German high school student has once again achieved the impossible. 18 years old Hans Nuttzipper has cracked the encryption and ported the shocking popular Grand Theft Auto 4 video game to the Apple iPhone.
According to tech watchers Nuttzipper has "Once again scaled the mount Olympus of iPhone - hacks." CNet declared the GTA4 iPhone hack "A stunning achievement that will inspire millions."
Nuttzipper announced the GTA4/iPhone hack on his blog and provided the 18 step instructions and required code. The young German took on the challenge after a classmate stated it would be impossible. Nuttzipper attacked the iPhone and his copy of GTA 4 with vengeance and after a marathon coding session booted GTA4 on his 8gig iPhone.
Steve Jobs stated in a press release "Nuttzipper is a giant among his peers, this single feat will nearly guarantee Apple sells another million iPhones next year."
"We are excited about creating a vibrant third-party developer community around the iPhone and enabling hundreds of new applications for our users," Jobs said in the posting.