iOS 7 Cydia Apps

Disable Airplane mode alerts on iPhone with Air Traffic Control

When you enable Airplane mode on your iPhone, you will repeatedly receive alerts that Airplane mode is enabled and that your device doesn’t have access to Wi-Fi or cellular data. It can really get annoying especially when it constantly pops up on your device.

To get rid of such annoying alerts, a new jailbreak tweak has landed on Cydia called Air Traffic Control. The tweak gets rid of those pesky Airplane mode alerts that pop up constantly on your screen when you’re not connected to the internet. This allows you to continue viewing cached contents in offline mode in apps that require internet access. Read More...

MoreDictation provides additional language support for Siri Dication

iOS 7 comes with a feature called Siri Dictation which allows users to speak into the device and have their spoken words typed automatically for them. This can be activated by tapping on the microphone button that appears on the keyboard whenever you’re typing. Although it’s a great feature, Siri Dication in iOS 8 comes with additional 24 new languages that are not in iOS 7 along with the default English language.

If you ever wished your iOS 7 Siri Dication supported more languages, just like it’s counterpart, iOS 8, you might probably be interested in a jailbreak tweak known as MoreDication. Read More...

Segue adds a bunch of new transition effects to the Photos app Slideshow

One of my favorite features of the Photos app is the slideshow which transitions through each of your photos in an animated way and allows you to choose a background sound as well. If you’re bored of the current transition effects, you may want to check out a new jailbreak tweak known as Segue.

With Segue, you will be provided a larger range of transition effects to choose from, which the developer says are Apple’s documented and undocumented transition effects. The tweak provides over 11 new transition effects including:

  • CamerIris
  • Cube
  • Flip
  • PageCurl
  • PageUnCurl
  • Push
  • Random
  • Reveal
  • and much more

 

If you haven’t tried the Slideshow feature, you can do so by opening any photo from the Photos app and tap on the Share button at the bottom left corner. Read More...

You’re just a flick of a button away from posting to multiple social networks

Almost everyone nowadays is active on social network and this is one of the increasing reasons why you’d see so many tweaks on Cydia related to social networking. Instant Compose is yet another addition to the group that allows you to post to several social networks with just the flick of a button.

With Instant Compose, you can simply switch the mute or ringer button at the side of your device to post to multiple social networks. Doing so displays a pop-up with options to post to over 4 social networks. Tapping on any one of them allows you to compose a message and send it right away. Read More...

Keep control of your music while the screen is off with Impulse

While there are many tweak on Cydia related to music, Impulse is a jailbreak tweak that many music fans would love to try because it offers a a unique experience and functionality that many music tweak have been missing.

Impulse allows users to control the song that is playing on their device by making gestures on the screen while it is off and the device is locked. The actions range from play/pausing a song, skipping or going to the previous track to increasing or decrease the volume, all while your screen is off.

Currently, the tweak offers the following gestures and actions:

  • Single tap on the screen to play or pause a song.
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InternalPhotos allows you to gain access to hidden settings of the Photos app

There is a tweak on Cydia called HiddenSettings7 that allows you to gain access to the internal settings of Springboard and configure it. If you haven’t had enough of it, InternalPhotos is a new jailbreak tweak that allows you to gain access to the hidden settings for the Photos app.

It was first exposed by popular jailbreak developer Andrew Wiik on Twitter, but has now been developed by Poom Smart in the form of a tweak allowing you to easily get access to the secret settings. The tweak adds a settings cog icon to the Albums section of the Photos app where you can view the configurations. Read More...

LabelShift allows you to adjust the height of the application labels

One of the most common tweaks on Cydia is the one that allows you to get rid of the application labels on the Home screen and many user seem to like the idea. If you’re one of them, you should probably consider giving LabelShift a try.

LabelShift is a tweak dedicated to the app labels and is quite different than similar tweaks on Cydia. Instead of allowing you to hide the labels, the tweak enables you to adjust their height. This means that you can move the labels as close to the application or further away from them. Read More...

Non-Stop Music continues to play a song from where you left it after a respring

When youe device resprings while you’re listening to a music, there’s no way you can continue the song from where it was stopped other than venturing into the stock Music app and playing it again manually. Non-Stop Music is a new Cydia tweak that aims to get rid of this annoyance.

The tweak continues to play a track even after a respring, from where it was stopped. Normally, when you’re device resprings, the track resets to the beginning and requires you to manually play the song again. Instead, Non-Stop Music continues to play the song from the point that it was stopped immediately after a respring. Read More...

Avoid message mistakes with BeSureBefore

Just about how often do you find yourself doing certain things on your iPhone that you may regret later? Well, chances are that all of us have been in this situation and that all of us have also sent out files or messages by mistake. Well, if you think that you are one of the people who just do this way too often, then BeSureBefore is the Cydia app for you.

What makes it great is its simple purpose, and that is to display a dialog box with a confirmation message right before initiating an action. 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...

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...

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...

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...

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, which includes the day, month, year and the time that a post was submitted.  Read More...

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 can’t normally do in iTunes Radio. Read More...

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 the brightness slider to go to the next slider or you can tap the left icon to navigate to the previous slider. Read More...