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Browse the web from the Notification Centre with NCBrowser 8

There are quite a lot of Cydia tweaks out there, some of which are quite useful while others aren’t. Today, we’ll take a look at a jailbreak tweak known by the name of NCBRowser 8 which basically serves the purpose of allowing iOS users to browse the web in the Notification Centre of the software.

Yes, you heard right! If you ever wanted to be able to browse the web while doing something else, directly via the iOS 8 Notification Centre, you’ll be happy to know that such a thing is possible with a tweak that also has quite a large number of customization features and works well for just about everyone. Read More...

Avoid sending failed autocorrect texts with StopSend

Have you ever hated yourself for sending a message over to somebody, only to have a word corrected by the iOS feature known by the name of autocorrect and changed into something that you did not want to type? Well, this can all change by using the Cydia app known by the name of StopSend.

On a daily basis, people from all around the world send millions of text messages from their iOS devices, which can be great, if only it wasn’t for autocorrect’s wish to change up some of the words in order to place it what it thinks that is actually correct. Read More...

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...

Get landscape mode on your iPhone with SBRotator

A very interesting feature that is available on all of the models of the iPad, but also over on the iPhone 6 Plus is the ability of the device to rotate its screen automatically into landscape mode on the home screen and even lock screen and this can now easily be fixed with the help of SBRotator.

While I am personally not a big fan of using landscape over on my iOS devices, it is worth stating that the feature is something that thousands of people from all around the world who do not have an iPad or the iPhone 6 Plus would like to see on their devices. 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...

Dynamics: Live Wallpapers for iPhone Users

Apple isn’t really going to offer live wallpapers to iOS users anytime soon. The company has had so many chances to do so over the years, but it is clear that live wallpapers – or dynamic wallpapers – are not in Apple designers’ minds at the moment; the same goes for additional themes. If you want to enjoy dynamic wallpapers, however, and your iPhone is jailbroken, you can simply use Dynamics.

Currently at its teaser stage, Dynamics is a jailbreak app that will be made available in Cydia once the Dynamics Teaser hits 500 downloads. You can search for the former using the keyword “Dynamic Teaser” and have it installed in just a few taps. 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...

Remove iPhone Camera Modes with CameraModes

Apple did a very good job adding several interesting features to the iPhone camera app. The only problem is, some of these new features are not for everyone. I often find myself accidentally switching from Video to Time-lapse when all I want to do is switch to Slo-mo. It’s a small issue, but for many it is an annoying issue as well.

The good news is, there is a jailbreak tweak to fix that. Meet CameraModes, a jailbreak tweak designed to allow iPhone users to remove camera modes they don’t really need. The result is a much cleaner and more functional camera app. Read More...

Eliminate notification badges with Confero

Most Apple iOS device users from all around the world are facing a love-hate relationship when it comes down to the red notifications badges that appear in the upper right corner of apps, whenever users have pending notifications from that certain app. As many have said that these badges can turn out to be quite annoying, a Cydia tweak known by the name of Confero has been created with the purpose of cleaning up the home-screen interface.

Once Confero has been installed, users will have to go ahead and enter the stock Settings app, where the app can be configured. 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...

Get a different looking dock with RoundDock

A couple of years back, many iOS users from all around the world were obsessed with the idea of changing up the dock, as it looked quite bad when viewed from an objective point of view. Today, the look of it has definitely improved, but the possibility of customizing it is still here and if you happen to be interested in getting a round dock, then RoundDock may be the Cydia tweak for you.

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Fix the current Do not Disturb issues with DisturbMeLater

Do Not Disturb is definitely an awesome feature that it offered by iOS 8, but there are times when it can actually get quite complicated because of a number of different reasons. One of them refers to the simple idea that people from all around the world may simply forget to disable it, so this causes many to miss phone calls, texts etc. Well, in order to help fix the dangerous tendency of not turning it off that some people may have, DisturbMeLater is here to get the job done.

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Get an elegant Lock Screen with LockSmoother+

One thing that many people from all around the world enjoy in life is elegance. In the case that you have an iOS device, but aren’t really fond of the main UI tweaks that are displayed by default, then LockSmoother+ may be a great Cydia tweak for you to try out.

As the name implies, the main goal of this app is to go ahead and make sure to provide users with both a sleeker looking but also smoother lock screen that can greatly improve the overall appeal of a smartphone.

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The massive Apple Watch iOS tweak, Aeternum gets an update

If you remember, we’ve recently covered one of the most promising Cydia apps, also known by the name of Aeternum which basically has the role of putting in the Apple Watch UI o your iPhone. Well, the famous app which has received quite a lot of positive reviews by people from all around the world has recently gotten a massive update, thus making it better from all the points of view.

Now, the Cydia tweak definitely has a lot more to offer than it did until now. To put things better into perspective, the app now offers a setting that can be used to change between the old rectangle the a newer diamond layout, an animated clock, a setting for animation speed, calendar icons, a setting for scrolling speed, another one for the dock icon count, a setting for the default zoom level that the Cydia tweak offers and finally a setting meant to centre launched apps. Read More...

Take screenshots that don’t show the Status Bar via NoBarScreen

When you take a screenshot on your Apple device, you will always see the status bar on it as well. Nobody really wants to see how much battery you have left or how good your signal is. Luckily, thanks to NoBarScreen, a new jailbreak tweak, you can now take a picture without the status bar. As this has annoyed people from all around the world, the great Cydia tweak will easily allow users from all around the world to enjoy better looking screenshots, without having to worry about the status bar blocking things up.

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Use Notate to switch off the automatic landscape mode

The iPhone 6 Plus has a number of advantages compared to the regular iPhone 6. The main one, however, is that the screen automatically rotates to landscape when you use your SpringBoard. Additionally, devices that use tweaks like Upscale or LittleBrother can also use auto rotation.

However, not everybody likes this feature and it seems like many actually find it annoying, me included. Luckily, it seems like there is a solution for it, as it can be achieved by downloading  the jailbreak tweak Notate, which is a brand new Cydia tweak that is quickly rising in popularity, thanks to its one, but important feature which allows you to switch off or switch on the automatic home screen movement, that the iPhone 6 Plus is known for.  Read More...

Prettier Banners – A Great App to Get Your Message Notifications to Add Contact Photos

BiteSMS was a very popular app but it no longer exists. Its popularity came from the fact that it added photographs of your contacts to your message notification. However, there is now a brand new Cydia tweak called Prettier Banners which can do exactly the same. This means that when you receive a text message, you will now see your contact’s picture, instead of your regular message icon.

When it comes down to the ease of use of this Cydia app, it is worth stating that just about anyone with some basic tech knowledge would be able to figure it out. Read More...