Tag Archives: Messages

Message Groups helps users better organize their Messages App

In case you’re the type of person who likes to keep things organized at all times, then chances are that you may instantly fall in love with this new jailbreak tweak, Message Groups, that aims to grant users more organization in the Messages App.

With this in mind, Message Groups allows people to add and manage their own groups over in the app. In return, this makes it quite easy to filter out certain contacts or conversation, thus making it easier and quicker to send and receive messages.

Message Groups an ideal tweak for organizing your messages

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Message Groups a nice tweak to organize your messages

 

Together with this, when it comes down to creating groups, people also have the possibility to give the groups a name of their choice, enable or disable the group, show or hide certain conversations, choose the contact that you’d like to appear in the group, but also the individual conversations that you want displayed. Read More...

SendDelay holds back your messages for a short duration before it is sent

One of the annoying mistakes that all of us must have made is sending a message accidentally to the wrong person or saying something you wish you never said. This is why a new jailbreak tweak known as SendDelay debuted on Cydia recently to prevent you from making such a mistake ever again.

SendDelay is one of the useful Cydia tweaks that delays your message for a short duration of time before it is delivered to your friend. Whenever you send a message, it isn’t delivered right away, rather a red stop button appears in place of the send button allowing you to stop the message from getting sent. Read More...

Be sure before sending a message with DoubleCheck

I personally can’t help but recall a moment when I intended to send a message to a friend about a surprise party we had planned for my brother, but well… I sent the message to my brother. Well, I’m definitely not the only one as every day; millions of text messages are sent to the wrong person by mistake. This is why DoubleCheck was created, which is a neat Cydia tweak that aims to stop this issue once and for all.DoubleCheck

The Cydia app manages to do this through a very interesting technique that not many have through about before. Read More...

ConvoPics adds contact pictures to the conversation list in the Messages app

One of the new features in the stock Messages app on the iPhone 6 Plus is that it now displays the picture of each of the contacts in the conversation list. The image of each contact appears right next to their conversation allowing you to easily differentiate between different contacts. ConvoPics is a brand new jailbreak tweak that ports this feature to all other iOS 8 devices.

Developed by Skylerk99, ConvoPics brings the same feature to all devices that are running the new iOS 8 operating system. Just like the iPhone 6 Plus, these devices will also displays pictures next to the each of the conversation in the stock Messages app if the contact has a picture. 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...

MessageEnhancer allows you to customize the stock Messages app on iOS 7

Messaging is one of the main reasons why people purchase smartphones. iOS 7 allows users to send a text message as well as an iMessage to another person who also owns an iOS device. If you’ve jailbroken your iOS device, which you can learn how to jailbreak iOS 7 here, you’re lucky because you can now customize the stock Messages app on iOS 7 with a new tweak called MessageEnhancer.

The cydia app provides you with tons of options that allow you to customize the Messages app the way you want. These options include:

  • View Messages app in full screen
  • Dark Messages keyboard
  • Contact Photos in messages list
  • Contact Photos in conversation
  • Small convo list
  • Wider chat bubbles
  • Always auto-compose
  • Blue SMS
  • Disable “Return” key
  • Load all messages instead of showing “Load Earlier Messages”
  • Bigger text field
  • View older messages at the top

messageenhancerAdditionally, MessageEnhancer allows you to hide the following elements:

  • Separators
  • Search bar
  • Bubble tails
  • “Delivered” label
  • Sending Progress bar
  • Camera button
  • List chevron

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Once you’ve installed MessageEnhancer, you’ll have to head to the cydia apps preferences pane from the Settings app in order to enable/disable the options listed earlier. Read More...