Cydia

Installous Alternatives- Top 5 Alternatives

For a long time Installous was considered to be one of the best .ipa installers. It had a massive library and the fact that it was free made it very popular. In addition to the large number of files on Installous, it was well supported which meant users can easily get help if they got stuck. But when Installous went dark, users weren’t sure what to do next. One of the reasons for Installous to come to such an abrupt end was the number of iOS updates which meant their developers had to maintain a lot and a lot of competition began to arise at the same time which are today considered to be reliable .ipa installers. Read More...

Appcake Repo Installation, Best Alternative to Installous

While there are a lot of alternative to Installous out there which look good, one of the best that we have right now is the Appcake Repo. Appcake was a popular alternative even in 2012 when Installous had stopped working back then. Installous was one of the best .ipa installers we had. When it went dark, a lot of people began looking for alternatives to replace it.

The iOS jailbreak community loves this Appcake repo because of its massive library and immense support and the community forums.

The popularity of the Appcake has been growing ever since, and if you are new to the jailbreak community then you may want to find out how to download it `from Cydia to your iOS device. Read More...

AppAddict – Steps To Install And Try It For Free

AppAddict is a fairly new and is being considered as one of the most recent Installous alternatives. While it may not be as old as the other .ipa installers, it has created an unshakeable fan following of its own in the jailbreak community. There are a lot of people who have started liking AppAddict and find it to be a great place to look for free apps.

Requirements

Needless to say, AppAddict requires a jailbroken iOS device. If you already own a jailbroken device then you will be able to proceed quickly, but if you do not then jailbreak it first. Read More...

Pandora Downloader: Download It and Try Songs For Free

Pandora is one of the best music streaming services which has a lot of music and artists in its list, iOS users who are using devices that are jailbroken can use the Pandora downloader to enjoy Pandora without having to pay for the songs. You can use the Pandora downloader and download unlimited songs from Pandora.

Music lovers will have a reason to rejoice, especially if they want to try songs for free before they choose whether they wish to download it by paying for them or not. Not only does Pandora work as a music downloader, but it also works as a music player for your iOS device. Read More...

xSellize, The Best Gaming Cydia Repo Source

Once you jailbreak your device, you would want to try different Cydia repo or sources that can help you explore the possibilities of your iPhone through Cydia : xSellize is the best when it comes to games repo. While there are endless repos, we all know that all of them are not very reliable. You may end up with repos that are unreliable and ones that may not give you enough apps or tweaks. Looking for reputed repos when you are beginning to use your jailbroken device is a good thing to do.

xSellize : One of the most popular gaming repos that you may come across

With millions of Apple users and numerous apps, developers have a lot going on iOS devices, but for those who love to access more, the Cydia store opens a lot many opportunities for customizing your iOS device. Read More...

11 Top Cydia Sources, the Ultimate Selection (with Download Links)

Apple’s proprietary operating system, iOS is a superb platform to use, but for those who like to extend the abilities of their iOS device so that they can enjoy beyond the usual iOS platform can jailbreak their device to explore further options. Cydia is one of those third party platforms that has gained popularity among jailbroken iOS devices. While some people look forward to jail breaking their device to explore new abilities, very often after the jailbreak is complete, they are not sure of the possibilities of their device. A good place to begin is adding sources to the Cydia store. Read More...

Italian hacker teases iOS 9.3.3 jailbreak. Will it materialize for the public?

At this moment in time, there is a decrease in the popularity of jailbreaking, considering the fact that no new jailbreak has been released for iOS 9.2 until now, regardless of the fact that the operating system has been out for a couple of months. On Monday, Apple released the newest version of their operating system, the iOS 9.3.3.

However, it seems like an Italian hacker known by the name of Luca Todesco has actually managed to break into an iPod Touch running iOS 9.3.3 and install Cydia. This tease has encouraged jailbreak teams to take things even more seriously, as there’s definitely a bug that can be exploited in order to get access to the devices. Read More...

The Ultimate iDevice Jailbreak Guide

Since Apple’s Operating System (iOS) first came out, customers have started jailbreaking their devices due to the limitations imposed by the OS. With time, Apple decided to introduce many other features, already available on Android devices, which made jailbreaking a bit less popular. However, in case you would like themes, free apps, the possibility to use new features, or simply put, complete freedom to customize your device as you’d like, then jailbreaking may be the right option.

In this guide, we will answer a couple of questions relating to the jailbreak process, and explain what the current methods are, and how jailbreaking is achieved. Read More...

How to download and use AppAddict, best alternative to Install0us

At this moment in time, there are several alternatives to Install0us, the popular app installer that most jailbreaks have used at least once. Perhaps one of the most popular available on the market at this moment in time, is a new jailbreak app known by the name of AppAddict.

In this article, we will be talking more about the app itself, while also telling you how to download it and use it in order to get whatever apps you want on your iOS device for free. Do keep in mind the fact that to be able to install AppAddict and get the necessary applications, you need to have a jailbroken iOS device. Read More...

iSkin allows you to install themes on your iPhone without a jailbreak

At this moment in time, one of the biggest issues present on the iOS jailbreak scene refers to the fact that it sometimes takes a bit too long for new jailbreaks to be released, as the dev teams are experiencing trouble when it comes down to keeping up with Apple’s constant iOS updates and security additions meant to make rooting more difficult.

However, in case you’re considering the idea of staying away from a jailbreak, or you have already updated your iOS to the newest one and do not have a jailbreak available yet, then a service known by the name of iSkin may bring in the right solution if you’re looking for themes. Read More...

Get Siri Suggestions in Spotlight

Siri Suggestions is an interesting feature introduced in iOS 9. It adds suggestions to the Spotlight interface that appears when you swipe left on the Home screen. Siri Suggestions is a feature that brings suggested contacts, apps and shortcuts along with news and topics as well as places that you might be interested in nearby.

Although this feature is a handy one to have, Siri Suggestions only appear when you swipe left on the Home screen. It doesn’t appear in other Spotlight interfaces, including the classic Spotlight search that you can pull down from the top of the screen. Read More...

Hacker Teases iOS 9.2 Jailbreak (Again)

The last time a public jailbreak tool was released, it was for iOS 9.0-9.0.2. Since the Pangu 9 Jailbreak for iOS 9 was introduced, we haven’t seen a new tool being made available. The demand for iOS 9.2 and 9.3 jailbreak is as high as ever, and we might not be too far from seeing a public release after all.

Qwertyoruiop recently demonstrated a jailbreak that works well with iOS 9.2. On top of that, the same tool is also seen working on iOS 9.2.1 and 9.3 beta. This is good news for a lot of people who have been waiting for a new jailbreak release for so long. Read More...

Classic iOS Shutter Annimation with ClassicShutterAnnimation

When Apple updated its Camera app following the release of iOS 7, I was a bit disappointed by the lack of shutter animation. Yes, the camera does feel faster and snappier, but sometimes that shutter animation makes the whole experience, well, better. I guess I’m not the only one who feels this way, because now there’s a jailbreak tweak to bring that classic animation back.

ClassicShutterAnimation to the Rescue

If you’re feeling a little bit nostalgic, this jailbreak tweak is definitely for you. Available from Cydia’s BigBoss repository, ClassicShutterAnimation does what it promises to do: bring back the shutter animation and that pre-iOS 7 camera experience. Read More...

Gravity: Adds Gravity to Your Home Screen

Not all jailbreak tweaks are created to add functions or bring new features to the iOS experience. Some of them are more for novelty purposes; they add a nice touch to make iOS even more fun to use. This next jailbreak tweak is no different. Gravity, a tweak available via Cydia’s BigBoss repo, will add gravity to your Home screen.

Get wonderful Gravity effects on your main screen

Yes, you are imagining it correctly. Gravity, similar to Graviboard before it, adds a nice gravity effect to your Home screen. Once activated using an Activator gesture or by shaking your iPhone, app icons will start tumbling down as if they are pulled by gravity. Read More...

Low Power Mode with This Jailbreak Tweak

I’m pretty sure everyone loves Apple’s Low Power Mode, especially those who are constantly battling the battery life of their iPhones. When you want to conserve battery to survive that extra few hours before you can plug your device in, iOS 9’s Low Power Mode works brilliantly. There is one problem though: iOS switches off the Low Power Mode when the battery is charged up enough.

Yes, you can re-enable this power conserving mode manually by going into the Settings. However, there is a better way to do that now with a handy jailbreak tweak. Read More...

TextSearchPro: Search the Web from Anywhere

I know I’ve had a few times when I wish I could search for something or define a word quickly; I’m sure you did too. Now, this task is made even simpler to complete thanks to TextSearchPro, a jailbreak tweak designed to do just that swiftly.

TextSearchPro, as the name suggests, is a tweak that allows users to search the web from anywhere on the iOS interface. Users can also define a word quickly using the same tweak; this is a handy feature to have if you find a foreign word whilst reading and you need to find a definition for it quickly. Read More...

Snapper 2, The Ultimate App for Better Screenshots

Taking a screenshot of your iOS device is fairly easy. You press and hold the Power/Sleep and Home button, release them and a screenshot is saved automatically. That doesn’t stop jailbreak developers from inventing new, better ways of taking screenshots. I personally love the original Snapper for iOS. Now, there’s a new version out, Snapper 2.

Snapper 2: Better Screenshots

Snapper 2 is an upgrade of the original Snapper. It is still available as a premium tweak on Cydia. If you have the original version of Snapper, you can upgrade to Snapper 2 for just $1.49. Read More...

IOS 9.2.1 Jailbreak Teased!

IOS 9.2.1 is not even out of its beta stage yet, but a well-known hacker already shared what appears to be a jailbroken iOS 9.2.1 device. Although this means it is possible to jailbreak iOS 9.2.1 – and that a release may be coming soon enough – the said hacker will not be the source of the jailbreak tool we all have been waiting for.

It was Luca Todesco, a hacker known as @qwertyuiop, who shared a screenshot of an iOS device running iOS 9.2.1 and fully jailbroken. The screenshots he shared also showed a number of details, namely the device is iPhone 7,2 (the iPhone 6) running iOS 9.2.1 Beta and Cydia 1.1.26. Read More...

IOS 9.2 Jailbreak: What to Expect

Jailbreaking iOS is one of the many things avid iOS users seek to do every time a new version is released. With the iOS 9.2, the same process is happening all over again. IOS by nature is designed to prevent users from changing certain things. Apple is aiming at a more consistent user experience, which is why this is the approach they always take with every new version of iOS.

The jailbreak community, on the other hand, is in a quest to find ways to improve, add new functionalities and make iOS better as well as more personalized. Read More...

Is a jailbreak for iOS 9.2 coming anytime soon?

As you may already know, over two months have passed since Apple killed the iOS 9.0.x version of the jailbreak. Since that happened, we’ve seen a couple of iOS updates, but to update on the Pangu jailbreak tool.

Based on this, it is no wonder why jailbreak enthusiasts from all around the world are worried. Pangu’s latest jailbreak tool was broken by Apple on the 21st of October, when the Cupertino-based company released iOS 9.1 which fixes the security exploits that the Pangu team used to jailbreak the device. With this in mind, iOS 9.0.2 represents the last version of iOS which can be jailbroken. Read More...