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Download Vine videos with Vine++

While Vines may not be as popular now as they were at the beginning of 2014, or even throughout the year, millions of people from all around the world still enjoy these short 7second clips without any trouble. Research has shown that the Vine app which also came up with the idea may actually have been the fastest app to reach a top selling status over on the Apple Store, which must have been great news for the company behind it. However, have you ever wanted to be capable of downloading a vine to show it to your friends when you do not have access to an Internet connection? Read More...

New Video of Siri RSS Reader Shows Promising Sireader

Siri is designed to be great with a lot of things. It can help you with your searches, tasks, appointments and even messages. However, there are some basic functions that iOS users still crave; the ability to read RSS feeds is one of them. The quest for an RSS reader that is compatible with Siri has been a long one, but it may soon come to a happy conclusion.

Recently, a redditor posted a bounty of $1,000 for anyone who can produce a working Siri RSS reader. The redditor is impaired visually and would really love to have a working RSS reader in the form of a tweak. Read More...

Style up your iOS with Tintch

Are you sick of the dull look that iOS 8 can get after you’ve been using it for a prolonged period of time or you would simply like to try out a different look while most of the visual aspects of the software remain the same? Tintch represents a brand new Cydia tweak that allows users to colorize all of the switches, but also toggles that are present throughout the operating system.

With this in mind, Tintch has quite a simple purpose in mind. Allow users to easily change up the colours, which it easily does by letting them access the libolorpicker library on the iOS which presents a couple of RGB sliders, but also a HSB colour spectrum that can then be used to select the colours that you’re looking for. Read More...

SwitcherDND: An iPhone Tweak for When You Don’t Want to Be Disturbed

If you still think iPhone is not customizable, you obviously haven’t seen the repositories on Cydia lately. There are hundreds of new tweaks available, each designed to make your experience of using an iPhone – or other iOS devices – much more pleasant. SwitcherDND is one of those tweaks; it is one I would personally recommend too.

In simple words, SwitcherDND is a jailbreak app that allows you to switch your iPhone into a do-not-disturb mode whenever you feel like it. The app instantly converts the default mute switch toggle as a DND toggle once it is installed. Read More...

Get native quick reply on WhatsApp with Nuntius

Over in the iOS 8 update, Apple decided to bring in quite an interesting feature which is meant to make replying to messages received via the stock Messages app an easier experience for just about anyone. Unfortunately, app developers do not have access to the API code needed to make this happen on their chat apps, so it would be nice if users got this feature as well, as like many others, I use WhatsApp on a daily basis and wouldn’t mind a quick reply feature. In order to fix this issue, a Cydia app known by the name of Nuntius comes to help. Read More...

Use AnyDrop to easily move system files

AirDrop is definitely an awesome feature that Apple customers from all around the world may be using on a daily basis. However, as easy as it may seem to operate and as good of a concept that it turns out to be, AirDrop has one major issue: the inability to send over files of all sizes. Fortunately, this issue is addressed with the help of AnyDrop 3, which is an awesome Cydia app that aims to make AirDrop compatible with native system files, applications, music, photos and more.AnyDrop-3-1024x908

Once the app has been downloaded via Cydia, users will have to go ahead and look for the app on their device’s home screen. Read More...

Ignition, former CarPlay app – free on Cydia!

Paying for the CarPlay app is a thing of the past now, because this week, the popular and reviewed app will be launched on Cydia under the name ‘Ignition’. The best thing about it is that this time, it will be free.Ignition-CarPlay-1024x576

Created by a well known app creator, Adam Bell, “Ignition” has been very popular, which is why the decision of making it free came quite as a surprise. This Cydia app is the cheaper and much easier to use version of the usual CarPlay head unit that costs somewhere around $500 and has a very bad resistive touch screen that is hard to use at times.  Read More...

Get the best out of your camera with CameraTweak

One thing that Apple should really spend some more time working on is the both the camera hardware used on their devices, but also the software accompanying it. For those who would like to get some more functionality out of their iOS cameras, CameraTweak is a great jailbreak tweak that has the scope of adding a large number of features to the stock Camera app.CameraTweak-3-1024x908

The truth is that before Apple made some tweaks to its camera, CameraTweak was a must-have Cydia app by people from all around the world. Now, while it may not be as essential as it once was, it brings in more functionality, so it’s still an app worth considering. Read More...

FileBrowser, a great alternative to iFile

After many years, I still remember my first jailbreak experience with the iPod Touch 2G. The two first Cydia apps that I installed were Winterboard along with iFile which would allow me to change up a couple of settings on my device. Well, the old and infamous iFile has a bit of more competition right now, after the release of FileBrowser, a brand new Cydia app which can be found on the BigBoss repo, which is free of charge and offers some awesome features.

With this being said, the Cydia app allows iDevice users to easily go ahead and browse throughout the smallest files in their device, on the entire file system and also do a couple of cool things such as creating files, deleting folders, files while also allowing users to rename, copy, paste and edit. Read More...

Take better screenshots with CroppingScreen

Has it occurred to you that you wanted to send someone a message with something interesting on your screen, but you had to take a full screenshot and the crop it out? Well, this has happened to many people from all around the world, which is also the reason why CroppingScreen was created.

It pretty much represents a must-have Cydia app for iOS users, as it allows them to easily take screenshots of certain portions of a screen with the help of a smart and easy to use interface. This Cydia app doesn’t only save you a lot of time, but it is also easy to use. Read More...

Optimize apps on your iPhone with ForceGoodFit

The coveted iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus became available more than a month ago, and the modern iOS 8 has been around for even longer. However, updating apps on these phones can take a while for the developers to complete, and this has been the case with all of the iPhones and iOS systems as they were released. If you’ve been looking for a reason to jailbreak your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, don’t look any further, since getting a Cydia app that will optimize the way apps look is definitely good enough.

Thinking about that, most people agree that it would be great to be able to force an app to run as though it had been updated, even though it actually hasn’t been yet. Read More...

Get faster calling with CallShortcut

A very interesting feature that both Android phones, but even Nokia phones running their own software have and had had in the past is related to the idea of adding call favourites on the lock screen or home screen of your device. CallShortcut represents a great Cydia app that will allow you to do just that on iOS 7 and most probably on the iOS 8 jailbreak as well once it is released.

Once a contact or more are added to your home screen, you can easily go ahead and call them whenever you’d like, as the Cydia tweak doesn’t only play a visual role, but also the role of an utility meant to make calling people you speak to often a much easier, but also faster experience for people from all around the world. Read More...

Customize your Messages app with Messages Customizer Pro

We are all aware of the fact that the no. 1 reason that people jailbreak their iDevices is to get access to new customization features that can play an important role when it comes down to giving your iDevice a personal feel, regardless of the iOS version that you are currently running or waiting to get the iOS 8 jailbreak. Messages Customizer Pro is yet another great Cydia app that can help you customize the feel of your iPhone.

This Cydia tweak comes packed with great features to change the look of the stock Messages app. 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...

Animate home screen apps with iMaker

As we all know, there are tons of different Cydia tweaks that can greatly influence the experience that people from all around the world get on their iOS devices. Today, we’ll take a look at yet another great Cydia app known by the name of iMaker.

While this jailbreak tweak doesn’t really serve a very important purpose, it can be quite entertaining as it allows you to see which apps are currently opened in the background or where you have notifications to see through the use of an intelligent animation of the icons on the home screen. Read More...

Get more video functions with BrightPlayer

Viewing video, especially on the iPhone 6 Plus can be considered a great experience, especially because of the incredibly good looking screen, but also due to the fact that both the phone and the screen are larger which can obviously make viewing a video a better experience. BrightPlayer aims at making this experience even better.

Well, there is a certain aspect of viewing videos in the Videos app on any iDevice that can become a little uncomfortable. A Redditor thought about this and actually pitched in the idea of a great Cydia tweak to a developer, which was created right after. Read More...

Get many great Snapchat features with GhostPrefs

Chances are that you’ve already heard about, or even used Snapchat before. Today, we’ll take a look at an interesting Cydia app known by the name of GhostPrefs. Due to the fact that its name doesn’t really manage to give away a lot about the app itself, we’ll have to go into an in-depth review.

However, if you’re still not aware about Snapchat, then it represents a social messaging app that allows users to share photos of themselves with their friends. What makes it different when compared to other photo sharing platforms is the fact that pictures shared via this platform are actually self-destructive, which means that they’ll be automatically deleted after a certain timeframe selected by the sender expires. Read More...

Find out more about your apps with Flinfo

Yet another useful Cydia tweak is known by the name of Flinfo. This one allows users to view additional information about any iDevice app with the simple click of a button.

With this in mind, some of the information that can be obtained by using this app includes the app’s bundle ID, current version, executable name and display name.  Many may be wondering why this information would even be relevant, but it can however make a difference for developers, but also jailbreak users as there are times when people require some more technical information.

Leaving its main purpose aside, Flinfo can also copy the information to the device’s clipboard. Read More...

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...

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...