Originally Posted by ddsdavey
I think calling it Jailbroken is kinda confusing,i mean is Jailbreaking a technique or just a cool name thats been adopted,my assumption was that the only reason that name was used this time was because it was a phone hacker that hacked it and thats where ive always heard the term.Obviously if i am wrong and it is a specific hack like Jtag for example BUT if its just a term then its confusing lol as alot (well me anyways!) will assume it relates to using a dongle.
JAilbroken means the ps3 is free from the confines of its origin os. Now we can run our own code on it. Much like running your own code on ipod devices.