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Protean deeply customizes the Status Bar on iPhone [Tweak]

Protean deeply customizes the Status Bar on iPhone [Tweak]

iOS developers Elijah Frederickson and Andrew have collaborated on a new jailbreak tweak called Protean that allows for iPhone users to deeply customize the Status Bar beyond what Apple normally allows. If you want to take your Status Bar experience to a whole new level, read ahead for a full rundown and video demonstration of the tweak in action.

Best Jailbreak Tweaks of the Week [September 8 - September 14]

Best Jailbreak Tweaks of the Week [September 8 - September 14]

Every week we go through all the jailbreak tweaks that were released and provide you with the best ones that we think you’ll want to check out. This week is no different. Today we have 4 tweaks that you’ll either want to check out now or keep your eye on in the future. So without further ado let’s take a deeper look into CSwitcher, Radiate, VolumeStatus 2, and Faces.

The Best Jailbreak Tweaks of the Week [September 1 - September 7]

The Best Jailbreak Tweaks of the Week [September 1 - September 7]

Every week we’ve been bringing you guys the best tweaks of the week and this week is no different. Today we have 5 different tweaks you might want to check out. We’ll be taking a look at Centered, MSGSPlus, No Passcode Lockout, Custom Touch ID Fail, and Clex. So let’s get to it!

ClassicLockScreen brings back the iOS 6 Lock Screen to iOS 7 [Tweak]

ClassicLockScreen brings back the iOS 6 Lock Screen to iOS 7 [Tweak]

Just yesterday we posted about BlurSlide, a jailbreak tweak that brings the “slide to unlock” design from iOS 6 to iOS 7. If you are looking to take it one step further, ClassicLockScreen is another jailbreak tweak that replaces the entire Lock screen on iOS 7 with an iOS 6 stylized theme. Take a closer look at the tweak ahead. 

BlurSlide brings the iOS 6 ‘Slide to Unlock’ design to iOS 7 [Tweak]

BlurSlide brings the iOS 6 ‘Slide to Unlock’ design to iOS 7 [Tweak]

It was just one year ago that Apple released the remarkably different iOS 7 software update, ushering in an entirely new design for the mobile software that powers the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Since then, the jailbreaking community has released several tweaks and themes that further refine the new look and feel of iOS on those devices. 

Jailbreak Tweak Roundup: SpeedMaster, Centered and Message Scheduler for WhatsApp

Jailbreak Tweak Roundup: SpeedMaster, Centered and Message Scheduler for WhatsApp

We’re back with another jailbreak tweak roundup featuring SpeedMaster, Centered and Message Scheduler for WhatsApp. If you have a few minutes to spare, get out that iPhone, iPad or iPod touch and join us ahead for a detailed overview of all three tweaks, all of which are available on Cydia now.

Wink is an on-demand Status Bar for iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

Wink is an on-demand Status Bar for iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

While the Status Bar has been an iconic part of the iPhone’s user interface ever since the smartphone first launched over seven years ago, it isn’t always necessary to have it sitting at the top of the screen. Apple already hides the Status Bar during video playback, and a new jailbreak tweak called Wink makes the Status Bar fully on demand. 

Clex allows you to control your iPhone music from anywhere [Jailbreak Tweak]

Clex allows you to control your iPhone music from anywhere [Jailbreak Tweak]

While the additions of Control Center and Notification Center over the years have provided iPhone and iPad users with convenient access to controls and shortcuts, a new jailbreak tweak called Clex aims to take that experience one step further. Clex is a new Cydia package that enables jailbroken users to control their music from anywhere on iOS with just a simple swiping gesture. Read ahead to find out how the tweak works. 

SetBack saves your iPhone’s setup for reverting back in the future [Jailbreak Tweak]

SetBack saves your iPhone’s setup for reverting back in the future [Jailbreak Tweak]

If you customize your device using themes or other user interface tweaks on your jailbroken iPhone, you should be excited to know that a new jailbreak tweak called SetBack. The useful package can be used to save a particular setup you have on your iPhone at any given time in order to revert back to it in the future. We’ve got a full rundown of the tweak ahead. 

Best Tweaks of the Week [August 25 - August 31]

Best Tweaks of the Week [August 25 - August 31]

It’s that time of the week again for the Best Tweaks of the Week! This week we’ll be taking a look at 4 free tweaks and only 1 paid (it’s only $1.00!). If you’d like take a closer look and find out a little more about Blurry Badges, Apple Event Countdown, SoundIcons, Super Mario Theme for Swing Copters, and SetBack, then stick around and I’ll walk you through them. Let’s jump in!