If you surf the web on your iPhone frequently, you should probably check out NCBrowser 8. The tweak adds a web browser to the Notification Center allowing you to access the web from anywhere within iOS, without even requiring you to launch the Safari app. The web browser will be accessible from a new tab in the Notification Center labelled as ‘Browser’.
NCBrowser 8 is available on Cydia’s BigBoss repository for $2.99.
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Would you like a quick way of jotting down important stuffs on your iPhone? If yes, you should check out NCMemo. The tweak allows you to quickly compose notes on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch by simply dragging down the Notification Center and typing into the text field provided.
The widget has full copy, paste and replace functionality, and the background color and text color and transparency can each be adjusted through the tweak’s preferences menu in the Settings app.
NCMemo is a free download on Cydia’s BigBoss repo
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NCObey allows you to quickly launch to a particular tab or view in Notification Center by simply swiping down from either the left or the right side of the screen. For instance, if you swipe down from the right side of the screen, the Notifications tab will open whereas swiping down from the left side opens the Today tab of Notification Center.
NCObey can be downloaded for free from Cydia’s BigBoss repo.
When your Notification Center gets filled up with tons of notifications, it can be quite time consuming to remove each of them individually. This is where Notification Killer comes into action to save your time. The tweak allows you to remove all notifications at once with just a few taps of a button.
Notification Killer is available for free on Cydia’s BigBoss repo.
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Normally, iOS requires you to tap the ‘X’ button in Notification Center twice in order to remove a collection of notifications. OneTapClear makes this task easier by allowing you to just tap once on the ‘X’ button to remove them.
OneTapClear is available for free in Cydia via BigBoss repo.
Share Widget for iOS 8
If you’re a frequent user of popular social network sites such as Facebook or Twitter then you should check out Share Widget. It adds a share widget to the Today tab in Notification Center where you can post messages and images to various social apps such as Facebook, Twitter, Mail, Messages and more.
Share Widget is available for free in Cydia’s BigBoss repo.
If you find the Notification Center too cluttered, you should check out SimpleNC. The tweak provides tons of toggles that allow you to simplify the Notification Center and hide the elements that you don’t want. With the endless amount of customization options that it provides, you will have a complete control over how it looks.
SimpleNC can be downloaded for free from Cydia’s BigBoss repository.
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These are some of the best jailbreak tweaks for iOS 8 which will improve the Notification Center. If you feel that we missed an important tweak that deserves to make it to the list, make sure to let us know in the comments section below.
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