Best Tweaks of the Week [November 16 – November 22]

Best Tweaks of the Week [November 16 – November 22]

It’s that time again to check out the best tweaks that have been recently released for the iOS 8 jailbreak. This week we will be taking a look at Everest, UpNext, BootUp, Snooscreens, and Slide2Kill8 Pro. Let’s jump in!

Virtual Home for iOS 8 coming soon; popular Touch ID tweak gives Home button a break

Virtual Home for iOS 8 coming soon; popular Touch ID tweak gives Home button a break

VirtualHome, the first jailbreak tweak ever to be released for Touch ID, and also one of the most popular Touch ID tweaks will be released for iOS 8 – iOS 8.1 very soon.

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are capable of playing 4K video

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are capable of playing 4K video

As video technology improves, smartphones are expected to handle the burden. One key feature for many videophiles is not only recording 4K video, but also being able to watch it.

IBM’s WatchPad offered circles for its UI, a crown-based input system and more way back in 2001

IBM’s WatchPad offered circles for its UI, a crown-based input system and more way back in 2001

When Apple unveiled the Watch, the company’s attempt at taking over the wearables market, the noteworthy things immediately stood out: square design, circles for the UI, a crown-based input system. Turns out, those things already existed.

Apple’s $450 million eBooks settlement earns final court approval

Apple’s $450 million eBooks settlement earns final court approval

In early August, Apple garnered an early approval for its settlement of price fixing for eBooks. Now, the whole thing is one step closer to being done.

Some OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 users suffering from issues with YouTube video playback in Safari [Update]

Some OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 users suffering from issues with YouTube video playback in Safari [Update]

On November 17, Apple released the public version of OS X Yosemite 10.10.1, which was meant to work out some kinks, as well as other things.

Microsoft shows off HTC’s Dot View Case as it tries yet again to mock Siri [Update]

Microsoft shows off HTC’s Dot View Case as it tries yet again to mock Siri [Update]

Microsoft is no stranger to tossing in an Apple product to try to show how its own products shine. And, to show off a new (it’s actually old) accessory, it has done it again.

iCloud website adds Photos uploading feature

iCloud website adds Photos uploading feature

In early November, it was revealed via the iCloud.com beta site that the Photos app therein was working on an uploading feature. Now, that feature is apparently live.

Square announces Apple Pay support coming in 2015

Square announces Apple Pay support coming in 2015

While Apple Pay has seen quite an adoption rate right out of the gate in 2014, the future is still remarkably bright for the mobile payments system.

SemiRestore for iOS 8 – iOS 8.1 Released; lets you restore your jailbroken iPhone or iPad without losing jailbreak

SemiRestore for iOS 8 – iOS 8.1 Released; lets you restore your jailbroken iPhone or iPad without losing jailbreak

As you’ve probably heard by now, Pangu doesn’t work with the iOS 8.1.1 update released earlier in the week as Apple has patched a number of vulnerabilities used by Pangu Team, so jailbreakers have been advised to avoid upgrading to it.