Hacks

Access all your favorite apps from the Lock screen with AppBox 8 [Jailbreak Tweak]

Access all your favorite apps from the Lock screen with AppBox 8 [Jailbreak Tweak]

There are a lot of jailbreak tweaks on Cydia dedicated to the Lock screen as well as Cydget add-ons. AppBox, a popular jailbreak tweak for the lock screen has been updated for iOS 8.

AnyDrop 3 allows users to share any file with AirDrop [Jailbreak Tweak]

AnyDrop 3 allows users to share any file with AirDrop [Jailbreak Tweak]

AirDrop is one of the useful features that iOS offers, but it is bound to certain limitations because of the way iOS restricts access to filesystem. AirDrop 3 is a brand new jailbreak tweak similar to its predecessor that allows users to get rid of those restrictions and enjoy sharing files with other iOS devices.

Carpe Diem places your favorite Notification Center widgets in Reachability view [Jailbreak Tweak]

Carpe Diem places your favorite Notification Center widgets in Reachability view [Jailbreak Tweak]

Ever since the jailbreak for iOS 8 was released, there have been an increasing amount of jailbreak tweaks that aim to take advantage of Reachability, the feature that makes one-handed use on the bigger iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus easier.

DisturbMeLater automatically disables Do Not Disturb after a specified time period

DisturbMeLater automatically disables Do Not Disturb after a specified time period

Do Not Disturb is one of the most useful features introduced in iOS that allows you to silence all calls, notifications and alerts that you receive on your device, but it can be a problem if you forget to disable it when you no longer need it as you can miss out on important calls and alerts. DisturbMeLater is an interesting new jailbreak tweak that aims to address this issue.

AirBlue Sharing updated to support iOS 8, transfer files via Bluetooth with other devices

AirBlue Sharing updated to support iOS 8, transfer files via Bluetooth with other devices

AirBlue Sharing is one of the good reasons why you should jailbreak your iOS device. The good news is that the package has now been updated by the developer to support iOS 8 devices.

iMods: Hands-on video of upcoming Jailbreak Store for iPhone and iPad

iMods: Hands-on video of upcoming Jailbreak Store for iPhone and iPad

Cydia is the cornerstone of all things jailbreak. There’s no denying that. Every year when a new iPhone comes out or a new iOS, we wait with bated breath to see someone post a video or a blog post with that brown icon in the thumbnail telling us that we can jailbreak. Maybe that never changes. Maybe Cydia is so rooted into the jailbreak community that it’s loyal followers will never stray from the beaten path. But, iMods, a brand new jailbreak store, is willing to find out.

Quickly set multiple alarms on your iPhone with Clone Alarm [Jailbreak Tweak]

Quickly set multiple alarms on your iPhone with Clone Alarm [Jailbreak Tweak]

In the fear of waking up late and missing my morning class, I usually set multiple alarms with a few minutes difference in between to make sure I wake up on time. If you’re like me, you’d probably be interested in a brand new jailbreak tweak called Clone Alarm that makes it a lot easier to set multiple alarms at once.

Best Jailbreak Apps and Tweaks of the Week [December 9 – December 15]

Best Jailbreak Apps and Tweaks of the Week [December 9 – December 15]

Today for the Best Tweaks of the Week, we’ll be taking a look at 4 free tweaks and only 1 paid. So if you’re into just checking out some free tweaks in your free time, then definitely keep reading to see if any of these tweaks will tickle your fancy. We’ll be taking a look at DoubleCut, Dye, FolderIcons (iOS 8), Rounch Dock, and CustomMessages. Let’s jump in!

MessageHeads for iOS 8 released, brings the cool Facebook-style Chat Heads to Messages app

MessageHeads for iOS 8 released, brings the cool Facebook-style Chat Heads to Messages app

A few months back, we showed you a popular jailbreak tweak called MessageHeads  by developer Ian Burns that introduces Facebook’s chat heads in the Messages app. Up until now, the tweak was compatible with iOS 7 only, but the developer just released a new update for MessageHeads (v2.0.0-1) today that adds support for iOS 8 devices.

How to take a screenshot on your iPhone without the Status Bar [Jailbreak Only]

How to take a screenshot on your iPhone without the Status Bar [Jailbreak Only]

If you’ve taken screenshots on your iPhone, you’ll know that the Status Bar also appears in the screenshots, which in most cases is redundant. NoBarScreen is a new jailbreak tweak that allows you to take a screenshot without the Status Bar.