He was able to break crack the iPhone without consequence and survived a David-vs-Goliath battle with Sony, but now there's something that has defeated him.
Famed PS3 hacker George Hotz has donated a cool $10,000 (the remainder of his legal defense fund) to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) after settling a lawsuit with Sony.
Cyber activists associated with Anonymous have downed several Sony websites and knocked the Playstation Network offline.
The cyber activist collective known as "Anonymous" has set its sights on Sony in defense of two prominent PS3 hackers: GeoHot and Graf_Chokolo.
Yes, the talented PS3 hacker known as GeoHot is currently vacationing in South America. However, contrary to what Sony wants you to believe, Hotz is just simply enjoying spring break.
A very whiny Sony is accusing famed Playstation 3 hacker George Hotz of handing over two "nonfunctional" hard drives before flying off to South America.
Sony has asked for a restraining order against the hackers who published a jailbreak for the PlayStation 3, freeing it up to run unauthorized games.
Champion of the people or show-off hacker - you decide - George Hotz says he has created a new, untethered jailbreak for the latest iPhones.