While we cover a lot of the smaller jailbreak tweaks that are released through the week in our jailbreak tweak roundups, every once in a while a larger tweak comes along. Most recently it was Hermes and Smart Search, and now we have an extension called bluePill that is worth a look. Read ahead for a closer look at the tweak.
A report from yesterday said that Apple was close to acquiring Swell, the Pandora for talk-radio service, for $30 million. The acquisition seems to have been completed as the Swell website says the service has shut down, and the app has been pulled from the App Store.
Ryan Petrich has released the biggest update to Activator in over a year, with the latest version of the popular jailbreak tweak packing over 50 new features and changes. Activator 1.9 is now available on Cydia through the default BigBoss repo, and we have a complete rundown of the updated package ahead.
As the most valuable company in the world, you would expect that Apple has top-of-the-line security measures in place to protect against fraud and other crimes. Yet, a 24-year-old man from Florida is accused of scamming the Cupertino-based company out of almost a third of a million dollars right before the eyes of several retail employees.
TPK Holdings, Apple’s major touch panel supplier that has been rumored to supply the curved, flexible AMOLED display for the iWatch, provided a guidance for the next quarter that was below analyst expectations.
Apple has added three new channels to the Apple TV this afternoon, including the financial news channel CNBC and FOX NOW network. Just last week, it was rumored that the Apple TV would receive FXNOW and Simpsons World content within 12 months.
When you live your life on the go, you don’t have time to plug in to the wall and wait for your phone to charge. You need your phone in your pocket and ready to go when you are. For those who don’t have time to stop, there needs to be a way to keep your phone charged without requiring you to stop. You’ll get exactly that when you have the Spigen Compact Car Charger. It’s on sale right now from the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.