How close are the iPhone hacks?
According to the wisdom of the PPX, pretty close—though there may be signs of doubt. The prop had steadily climbed...
My advice: Buy.
Why? I think some sympathetic Apple employee will leak the encryption key to the hackers and the doors to the kingdom will fly open. When it happens, you’ll hear about it on the IRC chat room #iphone on irc.osx86.hu first. If that’s all a jumble to you, just keep an eye on the PopSci DIY blog—trust me, we’ll be screaming from the rafters as soon as it happens.—Mike Haney
(Note of disclosure: My advice is based on nothing more than my barely informed speculation. I have no personal stake in this proposition.)