Speed up the volume control animation with HUDSpeed

Is it just me or does it simply seem like the volume HUD is a very annoying feature that all the iOS devices currently have? Well, after some research, I came across this great Cydia tweak known by the name of HUDSpeed and I can honestly say that it is one of the most useful out there, especially for people who simply can’t stand the fact that the animation associated with adjusting the volume moves too slowly.

With this in mind, HUDSpeed has one main feature. The fact that it offers users the possibility to adjust the time it takes for the HUD to time out which is simply a great feature that helps it disappear faster. Read More...

How to Download iOS 8 GM

If you didn’t know already, the iOS 8 GM (Gold Master) version is out for all apple developers with the public release due any day now.

If you don’t mind losing your jailbreak go on ahead to GeekSays.com to learn how to download iOS 8 GM and install it on your iPhone/iPad!

Has anyone followed the above download iOS 8 GM and tried it out as yet? I’m not sure yet as I don’t want to lose my jailbreak but let me know what you think and may just do it!

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Get more music controls with Clex

I personally enjoy listening to music on my iPhone quite a lot, but it seems like there is something missing. Clex represents yet another great Cydia app that can be used by just about anyone willing to have some more control over their music regardless of the part of the phone that they are situated in.

With this in mind, Clex has a couple of great features and one of the most important is the fact that users can now get to see the list of songs that they have simply by swiping left or right. Read More...

Central Hider allows you to disable Control Center or Notification center via an Activator gesture

While playing a game, especially those with controls on the edges of the screen, you might accidentally open the Notification Center or the Control Center while making a swipe gesture. It can be quite annoying when you’re at a sensitive point of the game and this happens. Central Hider is a jailbreak tweak that saves your day by getting rid of this annoyance.

With Central Hider, you can quickly disable the Notification Center or the Control Center by invoking the tweak with an Activator gesture. Once they’re disabled, swiping from the top of the screen will no more launch Notification Center. Read More...

#PlayMe2 allows you to view the details of the now playing song from the Status Bar

The Status Bar is one of the most important features of iOS that allows you take a quick peek at various information such as time, cellular signal, WiFi signal, battery level and much more from anywhere. #PlayMe2 is one of many cydia apps takes your Status Bar a little further and makes it more useful.

With this cydia tweak, you can quickly find out additional details about a playing song directly from the Status Bar. It keeps on transitioning between the song and the artist name of the currently playing song as well as the time. Read More...

Septembers Top Cydia Tweaks

Jailbreaking has definitely changed iOS devices forever and the ton of Cydia apps and tweaks which can greatly improve the functions that an iDevice has can prove this point. With this in mind, here are some of the best Cydia tweaks for the month of September. Regardless if you have tried them or not, all of these apps can help iPhone users to add some more personality on to their devices which is great news for just about anyone. Before we list the top cydia tweaks for this month, if you haven’t already done so, learn how to jailbreak iOS 7 here or jailbreak iOS 8 here. Read More...

Radiate allows you to add a glow to your Home screen icons

One of the many reasons that users jailbreak their iOS device is to customize it to the fullest. If you’re one of them, make sure to check out a new cydia jailbreak tweak known as Radiate by developer Skumar Space.

The Radiate cydia tweak adds a glow to the icons on your Home screen making your device unique from others. One of the best thing about this tweak is that you have a complete control over how it looks.

Once you install it, you’ll find a plethora of options in the tweaks preferences pane that allows you to customize the glow based on your taste. Read More...

Articon replaces the Music app icon with the album artwork

If you’re a great fan of music, you should probably check out a jailbreak tweak known as Articon which has been developed by magn2o. The cydia tweak doesn’t add a major feature, but rather allows you to make it more unique by customizing the Music app icon.

Articon allows you to customize the icon of the stock Music app by replacing it with the album artwork of the current playing song. This means that whenever a track is being played in the stock Music app, the track’s artwork will replace the original Music app icon as shown in the screenshot below. Read More...

The Winner of the iPhone 5s is..

Thanks for the all those who took part in our iPhone 5s giveaway, it was very difficult to picking a winner because it felt like all of you deserved one!

Now without further ado, let’s announce the winner…

The winner of our iPhone 5s giveaway is Dennis Guarvy. Here is a link to his entry.

Dennis will be contacted via DM very soon with all the details necessary for us to ship his iPhone 5s over to him.

If you haven’t won, please don’t lose faith because we have plenty more giveaways scheduled for the rest of the year. Read More...

iOS 8 gets more features after the release of the iPhone 6

Just a couple of hours have passed since official release of the iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch, but it seems like these two devices weren’t the only stars of the show. Apple has also updated iOS 8 and added a couple of more features that can be considered really useful for anyone with an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus.

The new iOS 8 upgrade will be available on September 17th, just two days before the release of the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus. The upgrade will be available as a delta upgrade for existing devices running iOS 7. Read More...

Over 1.3 million apps have been posted on the App Store

Apple’s iPhone 6 event just started around 20 minutes ago, and we’ve seen some exciting news including two different sized iPhones known by the names of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

We’ve now seen Apple mention that since the App Store was created, over 1.3 million apps have been created in total. Well, I’m personally very curious to find out how many apps would there be in total if we also were to take in consideration the high number of Cydia apps that have been announced over the years, ever since the first iPhone appeared Saurik created Cydia.  Read More...

24 Hours left to enter our iPhone 5s Giveaway

There’s only 24 hours left to enter our free iPhone 5s giveaway!

If you’ve haven’t done so already, then enter now by clicking here to have a chance of winning an iPhone 5s.

The giveaway is open to anyone of any age or any country and it’s for a brand new iPhone 5s of the color of your choice.

The winner will be contacted via Twitter DM shortly after the giveaway ends.

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Control Touch ID error messages with Custom Touch ID Fail

I personally really enjoy freedom, especially when it comes down to being le to customize certain settings of my iOS devices. Today, we’ll cover a smart Cydia app known by the name of Custom Touch ID Fail which serves a single, but great purpose.

With this in mind, any user of this cydia app can change the string of text that is displayed whenever someone attempts to unlock your iPhone 5S via the Touch ID function, but fails to do so because you’ve assigned your own print to it. While it is not something extremely important to do, it can be considered a fun Cydia feature to mess around with and joke around whenever someone else attempts to unlock your phone. Read More...

No Passcode LockOut prevents your device from temporarily locking from wrong passcodes

When you enter too many wrong passcodes on iPhone, you’ll be locked out of the device for a specific period of time. It increases gradually as you enter more wrong passcodes. Indeed, this is a good form of security but it can be annoying in situations when your device ends up in your friend’s hands who’ll want to tease you.

If you ever wanted to get rid of this feature, you should probably check out a cydia tweak known as No Passcode LockOut.  It will save your day by disabling this annoying security precaution.

After installing it, no matter how many times you enter the passcode wrong, you’ll never be locked out. Read More...

Centered moves the Control Center to a new tab in Notification Center

One of the major new features introduced in iOS 7 is Control Center which provides a quick access to toggles and other controls. It can be accessed by swiping up from the bottom of the screen. Centered is a new cydia tweak that changes this functionality and allows you to access the Control Center directly from Notification Center. With the iOS 8 announcement tomorrow, this looks like it could be a useful tweak once the iOS 8 jailbreak is released.

The cydia tweak adds a new tab to Notification Center called ‘CC’ where you can view all the controls and sections of Control Center providing a unified view along with notifications.  Read More...

Keep track of the number of emails in the Mail app with Inbox Count

One of the notable features that can be found on firmwares below iOS 7 is that the stock Mail app clearly shows how many mails are available in the stock Mail app. However, this feature didn’t make it to iOS 7 for unknown reasons. If you wish to revive and bring it back to iOS 7, you should probably check out a cydia app called Inbox Count.

The name is pretty obvious of what the cydia tweak does. Inbox Count keeps track of the amount of emails you’ve received in an individual inbox as well as combined. Read More...

Change the colour of your notifications with xNotiLockColor

The Cydia market is full of different jailbreak tweaks that can change the way things are displayed on your iOS device. Today we’ll be covering an interesting cydia app known by the name of xNotiLockColor.

Chances are that the cydia apps name may actually give you a hint referring to what it does. Well, as simple as it may seem, the cydia apps simple purpose of changing the notification’s colours can actually be considered quite a smart idea, as many people with jailbroken devices enjoy tweaking around with the display settings in order to make it look more personalized, but also to give others a hint of their personality. Read More...

Hermes is a quick reply solution for iOS 7

Although iOS 7 has improved greatly compared to iOS 6, it still lacks a few features such as quick reply which many users have been waiting for. This feature has been implemented in iOS 8, but if you want to enjoy a similar one on iOS 7, you should probably check out a cydia tweak known as Hermes.

Hermes is a lightweight quick reply tweak for iOS 7 that allows you to quickly reply to incoming messages from anywhere within iOS. One of the greatest benefits of the tweak is that it not only works with the stock Messages app but with Whatsapp and Kik as well. Read More...

HandsFree allows you to answer calls with hand gestures

Yet another great Cydia app that is truly innovative is known by the name of HandsFree. While the name is capable of indicating what the application is supposed to do, its functions may actually be better than what you may be thinking about right now.

HandsFree represents a cydia app that is quite new and allows people who are driving and can’t really use the touch display on their iPhone, or those who just prefer using hand gestures to control certain aspects of their everyday lives. It works whenever a person is called normally, or via FaceTime which makes it great regardless of your favourite way of communicating. Read More...

Add shortcuts to your keyboard with SwipeExpander

There are tons of Cydia apps and cydia tweaks out there, some better when compared to others, but each one severs a main purpose which makes it unique in a certain way as no jailbreak app is the same. We all know what shortcuts are and how they can save us time both in real life, but also online or on the devices that we use. Today, we’ll talk about an app which is known by the name of SwipeExpander.

Its name doesn’t necessarily ring a bell unless you’ve heard about the app before. It was designed to allow iOS users to use the keyboard of their device to create and apply shortcuts that can do a wide variety of actions. Read More...