AllCydia is giving away an iPhone 5s

We’re giving away an iPhone 5s to one lucky reader!

The iPhone 5s is one of the most popular phones in the world, its true potential is unlocked once it’s been jailbroken (using our iOS 7 jailbreak guide) and installed with essential cydia apps, and now you can have a chance to win one.

Before we get into the details on how to enter we just want to cover some rules: this giveaway is for a brand new 16GB iPhone 5s of the color of your choice and only one entry is allowed per reader.

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Secure your iPhone with Asphaleia

To be honest, I’ve always loved cydia apps that have something to do with security. With the iOS 8 jailbreak right around the corner, more and more great Cydia apps appear on a daily basis. Asphaleia, regardless of its weird name is one of them!

With the iPhone 5S, Apple also introduced Touch ID, a smart fingerprint sensor that can be used in order to unlock your device or initiate certain functions, but Apple never really tried its best in order to incorporate it into other apps and into the OS, thus making things more interesting. Asphaleia

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Write notes easily with the help of NCMemo

One of the main purposes behind Jailbreaking is the fact that users get more accessibility to some of the device’s functions which in turn work together towards making the overall experience of a certain user considerably better. With the iOS 8 jailbreak right around the corner, you may want to find out more about some of the latest Cydia apps. Today, we’ll be covering a cydia app known by the name of NCMemo which serves a very important purpose as well.

Just about how many times did you want to type something really fast in order to …

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Snooze notifications with NotifyMeAgain

There are tons of different Cydia apps, created with the sole purpose of improving your daily life when it comes down to your interaction with your phone and today, we’ll be covering a very interesting Cydia tweak known by the name of NotifyMeAgain.

Like many others, chances are that you’re already thinking what this is about. The concept of a snooze button isn’t something new for anybody, but have you ever thought about using it when it comes down to handling notifications? People from all around the world snooze updates on their computers, through the process of …

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InstaRealDate displays the exact timestamp of an Instagram post

Instagram has been garnering more and more users every day and has become a popular place for people and friends to share photos and videos. If you’re an existing user of Instagram, you’ll know that it doesn’t display the exact timestamp of a post. For example, it shows that an image was posted ’13h’ ago rather than showing the exact time and date. InstaRealDate is a cydia app that debuted on Cydia recently and aims to get rid of this annoying issue.

Developed by ryebread761, InstaRealDate displays a more descriptive timestamp of an image or a video, …

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Save time when entering your email address with TapTheAT

Let’s face it. We all hate the fact that there are times when we need to spend precious time typing in our email addresses on our phones. Regardless of whether it is done to log onto a service, or create an account the overall process can be considered quite annoying. This is what the folks behind TapTheAt have thought about as well before making their Cydia tweak which is exactly what each jailbroken iPhone needs to become truly great making it one of the must have’s for just about anyone.

The concept behind this Cydia tweak is quite …

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Get rid of limitations in iTunes Radio with True iRadio

One of my favorite features of the Music app is iTunes Radio, which allows users to seamlessly stream music from different radio stations. However, it comes with various restrictions such as the maximum number of skips per station, ads and more. True iRadio is a cydia app that allows you to get rid of such restrictions.

It allows users to scrub through songs from the Lock screen, Control Center as well as the stock Music app. Scrubbing means that you’ll have the ability to move to any specific point of a song and listen to it, which you …

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Talk to your phone with Acute

Siri is great, but there are still things that can be done in order to better integrate it into the OS, but also to make it work better with other apps that your iPhone may have. Well, while it may not pick up sound as good as Siri, a Cydia app that has true potential is known by the name of Acute.

This cydia tweak provides the tools needed in order to allow your phone to listen for custom phrases and then perform actions easier that it would be with Siri, which requires a user to double tap …

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CCSliders brings various new sliders to Control Center

Control Center has been the center of focus by many jailbreak developers in the past and this is why you’ll find many tweaks on Cydia dedicated to Control Center. CCSliders is yet another jailbreak tweak that brings various new sliders to Control Center to speed up the process of adjusting various elements in iOS.

The CCSliders cydia tweak adds three new sliders to Control Center along with the brightness slider which can be switched to by tapping the icons to the left and right of it. This means that you can tap the icon to the right of …

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Get more functionality over the music app with BookSong

Cydia is full of cydia apps that are designed in such a way to greatly improve the life of any user with a jailbroken iPhone, iPad or iPod. Today, we’ll talk about an easy, but interesting Cydia app known by the name of BookSong.

While its purpose may not seem extremely important at the first glance, BookSong is quite useful for just about anyone. We all love music and this app has a very important role in making enjoying to music on your jailbroken iOS device a better experience. With this in mind, it remembers where you’re left …

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RePower adds new options to the Sleep/Wake button

By default, when you hold the Sleep/Wake button of your iPhone, you’ll be displayed with a “slide to power off” slider allowing you to switch off your device. RePower is a cydia app that displays additional new options when you press the Sleep button.

With RePower, when you hold down the Sleep button, you’ll be shown two new options in addition to the default power off button. These new buttons include a “slide to reboot” button that reboots your device and a “slide to safemode” button that takes your device into safemode. You’ll also find a “Cancel” button …

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Control the functions of the sleep button with Power Tap

Cydia apps are great as they have the potential of brining a lot more functionality to any type of iDevice. Today, we’ll cover a Cydia app known by the name of Power Tap. While it doesn’t have a wide array of features, it is however a stable platform that has a single purpose which is to allow users to perform actions such as booting into safe mode, powering up or performing a respring by simply pressing the power button.

After it has been installed, Power Tap begins to work automatically, thus making it great and easy to …

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ConvoProtect: A smart choice to protect your privacy

Don’t we all hate it when we hand over our iPhone to a friend, and they simply can’t keep their eyes out of messaging applications such as Facebook’s Messenger, What’s App and many others? Well, chances are that this may have happened to you at least once, but fear not, as ConvoProtect is the only cydia app you need to make sure that this won’t happen again.

Using this app is very easy, as its main feature is clear. Hide any type of individual conversation, message preview, or group conversation from the eyes of strangers or your friends …

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Activator: Simply the best jailbreak app

There are hundreds of Cydia tweaks that anyone with a jailbroken device can use in order to make their lives better and have the opportunity to interact with their device at a far more superior level. One of the most important, and must have Cydia applications is known by the name of Activator.

Not only can it be used as a standalone app, but it also represents the backbone of a very high number of Cydia tweaks which have something to do with multi touch and gesture based controls. Leaving aside the fact that many jailbreak apps are …

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MessageEnhancer allows you to customize the stock Messages app on iOS 7

Messaging is one of the main reasons why people purchase smartphones. iOS 7 allows users to send a text message as well as an iMessage to another person who also owns an iOS device. If you’ve jailbroken your iOS device, which you can learn how to jailbreak iOS 7 here, you’re lucky because you can now customize the stock Messages app on iOS 7 with a new tweak called MessageEnhancer.

The cydia app provides you with tons of options that allow you to customize the Messages app the way you want. These options include:

  • View Messages app


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Genie: The best Cydia app for your lockscreen

Apple is well known for being able to create a variety of great handheld devices and they can all be jailbroken, which is well… great news! However, many Cydia tweaks available at the moment are overly complicated and feature way too many settings and choices for a jailbreak ‘noob’. Genie represents a newly released app, capable of changing things up.

Well, Genie does exactly what a smart Cydia app should be able to do. Offer great features which are both useful, but also easy to understand by the average user who doesn’t have too much knowledge in the …

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Media Downloader allows people to easily download videos and other files to their device

Jailbreaking is great and the wide variety of cydia tweaks and apps available work great towards making your Apple device stand out while also increasing its functionality from all the points of view.

Today we’ll be covering a very interesting, but also useful app that can be downloaded from Cydia. It goes by the name of Media Downloader and simply provides what other web browsers such as Safari fail to. This web browser tweak is famous for bringing the owner of the Apple device a couple of additional features that can help anyone out.

However, what makes …

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Apple unveils iOS 8: Will the iOS 8 jailbreak be far behind?

The time has come already. Apple has announced iOS 8 and the plans they have for their next version of the iOS software. Watching the keynote there are some minor changes, but nothing earth shattering. If you are interested have a look at https://www.apple.com/ios/ios8/.

ios8 jailbreak

Now the questions have started. What does this mean for the iOS 8 jailbreak? It will be interesting to see how many developers jump on board to update their cydia apps and tweaks will be ready for the iOS 8 jailbreak. After watching the iOS 8 unveil we have already seen some …

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Cydia Apps you Need, Staying Productive

Top 10 Cydia Apps for Productivity

Business people are always looking for more ways to increase productivity, and smart phones have become a boon for hardworking employees. After jailbreaking your phone to unlock restrictions, savvy iPhone and iPad users can download Cydia and then apps to customize their devices in a huge variety of new ways. Here are the top 10 cydia apps to save time and increase productivity.

iFile – locating a file on an iPad can be a nightmare. The iFile app organizes your file structure and gives you full data editing options. The top-level search …

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Ten Cydia Apps for Photo Editing

10 Photo Editing Cydia Apps That You’re Sleeping On!

Apple iPhones and iPads are incredibly useful and they have an amazing array of built-in tools and functions. But missing features can make some of us a little crazy. If you’re a person who wants more from your phone, you’ve probably already implemented a jailbreak and installed Cydia to download extra features and functions. Here are the most interesting unauthorized photo and camera options available to enhance and organize your photos and videos, and to use your camera in a whole new way.

PhotoEdit:  is a photo editing app …

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